Under the Patronage of H.H. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of The United Arab Emirates


Abu Dhabi

United Arab Emirates

9-12 NOVEMBER 2020
Supported by

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can enter the ADIPEC Awards?

The Awards are open to all technical professionals and companies operating in the oil and gas industry. Submissions related to other industries will not be accepted. The information submitted should focus on the time period between January 2019 to June 2020. Previous entrants and finalists may re-submit an appropriately updated entry.

Why should you enter the ADIPEC Awards?

Benefits you gain as an entry applicant on becoming a finalist:

  • External recognition of your achievements
    • The impartial and expert ADIPEC Awards Jury undergo a rigorous, transparent judging process to declare your achievements worthy of becoming shortlisted.
  • Rise to the top of the industry
    • The ADIPEC Awards will position your project and teams at the forefront of the changing industry, supporting the differentiation of your business proposition and competitor advantage.
  • Connect with industry leaders
    • Join the 650 awards ceremony guests who include Ministers, Global CEOs, Industry Influencers, Jury Members and Finalists, for a powerful networking opportunity in a celebratory atmosphere.
  • Marketing Exposure
    • Receive international publicity and acclaim across the world's media, the ADIPEC universe and our wider network of marketing partners.
  • Team affirmation
    • ADIPEC Awards allows teams to receive international acclaim and respect from peers.

Are there any entry fees associated with the entry submission?

There are no fees associated with submitting an entry.

How do I submit an entry for ADIPEC Awards?

All entry submissions are to be made through the online submission system on the ADIPEC Awards webpage, www.adipec.com/awards

Choose your category, read the judging criteria, complete all required fields and submit your entry.

Can I complete the entry submission form in any language?

All entries should be submitted in English. Any entry submitted in a different language will not be accepted.

Can I submit more than one entry?

Yes, you can submit multiple entries in one and/or across all of the categories.

Can I submit the same entry in different categories?

If your entry is relevant to multiple categories and corresponds with the entry submission criteria, then yes.

Can I submit multiple entries for the same project in one category?

Please do not submit entries for the same project more than once. If an entry is submitted multiple times, the most recent entry will be considered with previous entries being deleted.

Can I submit entries from different offices?

Yes, you can submit entries from different offices, please indicate clearly in the entry form both the “focal point of contact details” and the “submission entry details”

Do I have to submit my entry in one sitting or am I able to come back to my application, at a later date, to complete it?

The online submissions portal allows entrants to save the progress of their submission details and return to add or complete the entry at a later time. Applicants must remember to save their progress and can update and change the content as many times as needed, up until the submissions deadline.

Can I edit my entry application after “submitting”?

In order to edit your application after you have submitted it before the deadline, please send an email request to adipecawards@dmgevents.com 

What is the judging process?

The judging of entries consists of a thorough and transparent three-tier process:

  • Evaluation by technical specialistsThe Technical Committee, experts in their nominated category ensure submission standards are met and review entries against each criteria point.
  • Evaluation by industry specialistsThe Selection Committee, comprised of leaders of organisations, further evaluate the top submissions to identify the finalists in each category.
  • Evaluation by global leadersThe ADIPEC Awards Jury, comprised of Global Energy Leaders, independently deliberate upon the finalists entries and elect the winner in each category.


Who are the jury members?

The jury is composed of leading energy experts from across the industry and includes members from National Oil Companies, International Oil Companies, industry thought-leaders and academic institutions. They provide a dedicated level of evaluation to the ADIPEC Awards and stand with their names for the quality and impartiality of the judging process.

Click here to view the 2020 Awards Jury members.

When and where is the awards ceremony?

The Awards ceremony takes place on the evening of Monday 9 November 2020, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Who were the 2019 ADIPEC Awards winners?

The 2019 ADIPEC Awards winners can be viewed on the past winners page.

Is there a fee to attend the ADIPEC Awards Ceremony?

Each finalist will be given three complimentary tickets to attend the ADIPEC Awards ceremony. Any costs incurred to attend the Awards ceremony will be be met by the finalists. Please contact us to book a full table or extra guest places.

Any more questions?

Please email us @ adipecawards@dmgevents.com