Judging Panel

The judging panel is made up of Operations Directors and Managing Directors of some of the most successful Conference organising companies in the UK.


Judges will not be asked to assess any submissions in categories into which their company has entered themselves.


Fiona Paterson

Group Head of Events Operations, Incisive Media

Fiona has been in the events business for nearly 20 years, having started her career in Hong Kong.  Fiona has held a number of senior event management roles in both the commercial and corporate sectors. These have included the role of Operations Director at Hemisphere Information Services and IIR Hong Kong as well as time spent agency side, managing a series of global strategic partner events for Hewlett-Packard.


Fiona has been with Incisive since 2002 and oversees event operations across its London, Hong Kong and New York offices.  Her team currently delivers over 400 events a year in Europe, Asia and North America.


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