The award categories

Sector categories

Outstanding campaigns, screen placements, technical innovation, etc, by sector.

  • Advertising (use and placement of screens for audience impact through advertising)
  • Corporate (including communications, CSR, HR and H&S use)
  • Education, Healthcare, Professional (use of screens and screen media in all types of educational establishment or environment, hospitals, clinics and surgeries)
  • Exhibitions & Conventions (wayfinding/direction finding, in-show advertising, stand displays, agenda display, etc)
  • Hotels, Resorts, Restaurants (including casinos)
  • Music, Sports & Entertainment (all venues and events)
  • Retail (all retail including retail banking outlets)
  • Transport & Travel (including airports, docks and mass transit, train and bus stations)

Content & Creativity

To find the best of the campaigns and content; informing, entertaining, and enhancing the customer experience. The winner could be from any of the following placement locations:

  • In School or On Campus
  • On the Move (cell and mobile)
  • On the Street
  • In the Malls
  • In Store
  • In Transit (digital signage in all forms of transport; including bus and rail termini, ports, and airports)
  • Elsewhere


To find the best innovation across digital signage, including manufacturers, installers, network providers and content providers who evidence technical advances in any of the following areas of expertise:

  • Viewing Innovation (e.g. 3D)
  • Interactivity
  • Software
  • Hardware

Overall Achievement

There will be one top accolade for the company that produces brilliant work or innovation during the eligibility period. Entrants may use their entries from other category groups, but the judges should be able to read about other achievements. The judges may elect to promote entrants from the category sections if it is obvious that their efforts have enhanced, improved or broadened the success of digital signage. The winner could be from any of the following specialisms:

  • Content creator
  • Manufacturer
  • Distributor or Reseller
  • Installer
  • Network Service

Outstanding Individual

Outstanding Individual (a new award in the gift of SIXTEEN:NINE)


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