Our leading panel of judges are industry professionals who have in-depth experience of running events. Each of our judges are allocated an award category and vote independently and separately to score each entry. They then meet to share scoring and discuss feedback to consolidate the 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.

Sophie Gordon

UK Meetings Manager, AstraZeneca

Sophie is the Meetings Manager for AstraZeneca UK. An experienced meetings and events professional with extensive knowledge working in the Pharmaceutical industry, Sophie works on over a hundred events each year across the business, alongside running key employee benefit and sustainability initiatives.

Prior to joining AstraZeneca, Sophie worked with numerous events agencies and clients at home and abroad. She is hugely passionate about the UK events industry and is thrilled to see live events booming again post pandemic and being able to finally bring audiences together again.