Region: West Midlands

CIHT West Midlands Awards Dinner

Date: Thursday 3rd May 2018
Time: 18:45 for 19.30
Venue: Macdonald Burlington Hotel, Burlington Arcade, 126 New St, Birmingham B2 4JQ

The CIHT West Midlands Awards & Dinner will return in 2018 on Thursday 3rd May at the Macdonald Burlington hotel in Birmingham, this year supported by Highways England. The event recognises the excellent achievements of those working in highways and transportation in the West Midlands and is set to be bigger than ever before with award winning entertainment and new awards categories.

Tickets go on sale at 10.00am on Friday 26th January and the awards will open for entries at the same time for those that want to promote themselves and their work as best practice to a wide audience.

Book your place here! Tickets are £65, the dress code is black tie and the evening kicks off at 7.30pm with guests to arrive at 6.45pm. Get involved on social media with the hashtag #CIHTWMAwards.

 

Awards Categories

The following categories are open for submissions. Entries close on 23 March 2018. If you wish to enter, please read the information below together with the submission information and complete an application form. Good luck!

Submission Information

WM Awards Entry From

 

  • Best Large Project Award

Individual projects that are outstanding examples of transportation or highway projects, demonstrating they have been delivered on time, to budget and made a major contribution to the West Midlands.

More information, including judging criteria, is available here:

Best Large Project Information

 

  • Best Small Project Award           

Individual projects that are outstanding examples of transportation or highway projects, demonstrating they have been delivered on time, to budget and made a major contribution locally.

More information, including judging criteria, is available here:

Best Small Project Information

 

  • #Journeys Newcomer Award    

Individuals with less than 10 years’ experience having made a valuable contribution to highways or transportation in the West Midlands and establishing themselves as a positive role model for the industry.

More information, including judging criteria, is available here:

Newcomer Information

 

  • Innovation Award  

Recognising and encouraging innovative problem solving within the highways and transportation industry in the West Midlands.

More information, including judging criteria, is available here:

Innovation Information

 

  • Best Academic Paper Award     

Recognising the best academic papers produced in the West Midlands with the potential to make a significant contribution toward highways or transportation research.

More information, including judging criteria, is available here:

Academic Paper Information

 

Entertainment

‘Matthew the Magician’ has been confirmed as the entertainment for the night. Matthew teaches at the Magic Circle and is the winner of the highest UK award for close-up magic with many TV appearances and performances at some high profile events such as the launch of the new Porsche Boxter and the Anniversary of The Emirates show in Abu Dhabi for a crowd of over 20,000 people.

 

Sponsorship

There are still opportunities to sponsor an award category and have an advert within our awards brochure. Please contact Adrian.Hull@highwaysengland.co.uk for more information.

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