The awards presented at EMC reflect contributions to both the conference and Event Management Journal (EMJ), and we will be awarding the following at EMC ’24.

Please address any questions about EMJ awards, to our Director of Awards:
Professor Leonie-Lockstone Binney at l.lockstone-binney@griffith.edu.au.

Event Management Journal Cutting Edge Research Award - Gold, Silver, Bronze

EMJ’s most prestigious research award presented to the author(s) of a specific “cutting edge” research article.

Best Overall Event Management Journal Article Award

EMC’s award for the best paper/contribution specifically submitted to the conference.

Professor Don Getz Lifetime Achievement Award

EMJ’s highest honor bestowed on a specific individual who has made a sustained contribution to events research over a long period of time.

Professor Mathilda Van Niekerk Emerging Events Scholar Award

EMJ’s highest honor bestowed on a specific individual who has made a sustained contribution to events education over a long period of time.