Awards

Awards

Each year, the GDS-Index will be announcing results and giving out awards to participating Destinations at the annual ICCA Congress.

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Award Categories

Leadership Award

LEADERSHIP AWARD

Based on the GDS Index’s benchmarking and assessment results, this award goes to the top performer amongst participating destinations in order to highlight the Destination’s exemplary sustainability performance and commitments. Our 2018 winner is Gothenburg, Sweden!

Innovation Award

INNOVATION AWARD

This award will evaluated by a panel comprised of experienced event professionals and sustainability leaders. Candidates will be requested to submit an application describing why and how their destination’s sustainability initiatives stand out from the crowd. our 2018 winner is Wonderful Copenhagen, Denmark.

Most Improved Award

MOST IMPROVED AWARD

Starting from the 2017 ICCA Congress, this award will go to the Destination that has demonsrated the strongest overall improvement from the previous year. Our winner for this year 2018 is Goyang, South Korea.

Top 6 Destinations for 2017

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