BTEA and Exhibition World Bahrain awarded with two Global Innovation Awards

Eventseum Hall of Fame awards the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority and Exhibition World Bahrain with two Global Innovation Awards.

Eventseum™ Hall of Fame presents Global Innovation Awards to Convention & Conference Centers Worldwide.

Eventseum™ Hall of Fame’s Global Judging Panel has concluded voting and announced the winners of the 2021 Global Innovation Award for Convention and Conference Centers.

The announcement was made during IMEX 2022 exhibition, in Frankfurt, Germany, considered the largest trade show in Europe for the meetings and events industry.

The Global Innovation Awards are unlike any other awards, as they highlight specific innovations that differentiate one venue from another, while celebrating the venue’s overall commitment to innovation.

Eventseum™ Hall of Fame‘s Global Judging Panel emphasized the strict criteria used to select the winning venues for this prestigious award, recognizing innovation in design and operations.

2021 Global Innovation Award Winners: Exhibition World Bahrain (EWB) and The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority (BTEA), for EMEA Region (Europe, Middle East and Africa), and for New Construction.

“The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority is honoured to win the Global Innovation Award from Eventseum™ Hall of Fame for Convention and Conference Centers. This prestigious award is a testament of BTEA’s leadership in innovation in the tourism and MICE sector, both regionally and internationally,” said Dr. Nasser Qaedi, CEO of The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority.
“Exhibition World Bahrain’s achievement of winning these two international awards affirms Bahrain’s success in establishing and operating one of the largest regional exhibition and convention centres in the world, aimed at boosting the Kingdom of Bahrain’s position as a leading MICE destination, and attracting future tourism investment and events to the region,” Dr. Qaedi added.

“Exhibition World Bahrain is truly honoured to have won the Global Innovation Award from Eventseum™ Hall of Fame for Exhibition & Convention Centres, sharing this prestigious award with the venue’s Owner, Bahrain Tourism & Exhibitions Authority,” said Dr. Debbie Kristiansen, General Manager of EWB.

“This iconic landmark is a stunning piece of architecture that embraces the rich Arabian art and culture with a spectacular mashrabiya feature throughout, innovative, flexible and adaptable space that is able to cater to every type of event from large conventions and exhibitions to meetings, entertainment, concerts, gala events, weddings and 2 celebrations.”
“This prestigious award from Eventseum™ Hall of Fame reinforces why the spectacular new EWB will place a spotlight on Bahrain as the most exciting and dynamic MICE destination in the Gulf region.” Dr. Debbie added.