Entries are now open for the International Performance Marketing Awards 2018 (IPMAs), returning to London on the evening of October 15.
Hosted at The Grange St Paul’s Hotel on the first evening of PI LIVE, the awards will once again provide a platform to recognise the achievements of the performance marketing industry across the globe, showcasing the rich variety of players and markets operating internationally.
Hopefuls from across the world can now download the entry pack from the official IPMA website containing everything you need to know about entering, including an overview of categories, instructions on how to enter, all qualifying criteria and entry templates.
The awards are open to advertisers, publishers, media owners, agencies, networks, startups, technology providers or individuals who operate in the performance marketing sector, and can be located in any global territory with no requirement to have a physical presence in the region entered. Last year’s ceremony saw international leaders champion 22 categories, recognising activities across USA & Canada, MENA, APAC, LATAM at the glamorous Hilton Bankside.
Candidates will be able to submit Earlybird entries at a reduced rate as of today (April 4) until July 10, after which point entries can continue to be made until the final deadline of July 10 at the standard rate, with the shortlist announced on August 21.
Following feedback from the IPMAs’ triumphant launch in 2017, a number of changes and updates have been made to categories this year to ensure the awards’ are fully representative of the global market and current with the development of the industry. For a comprehensive overview of these changes, read our rundown here.