Winners of the International & European Association Awards 2016

Association news
Published on 12 April 2016

Ten categories with 29 shortlisted executives and associations took part in the International & European Association Awards ceremony on 11th April at the Axica in Berlin, Germany, for a sumptuous dinner.

Chief Executive of the Year

Winner: Grégoire Pavillon, European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL)


  • Susan Danger, American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmCham EU)
  • Jeroo Billimoria, Child & Youth Finance International (CYFI)

Young Association Executive of the Year

Winner: Jeton Iseni, European Huntington’s Disease Network – Ulm University Hospital


  • Claudia Ortiz-Reyero, European Association of Communications Agencies (EACA)
  • Naomi Searle, Australasian Military Medicine Association

Effective Voice of the Year

Winner: International Association of Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP) - World Humanitarian Summit Online Consultations

Special Award:

  • International Sport and Culture Association - NowWeMOVE


  • International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) - World Thrombosis Day

Best Social Media Campaign

Winner: The European Container Glass Federation - Friends of Glass “Look Beyond the Label”


  • Union for International Cancer Control - World Cancer Day ‘We can. I can.
  • ’Erasmus Student Network - Mov’in Europe

Conference Development

Winner: Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) - World Cancer Congress


  • Internet Society - InterCommunity 2015
  • ESMA vzw - The Inkjet Conference

Best eLearning / Online Education

Winner: ACCA - ACCA-X

Special Award:

  • CompTIA - CompTIA Executive Certificate Program


  • Societe International D’Urologie (SIU) - SIU Academy

Best Association Website

Winner: Association of European Producers of steel for packaging (APEAL)


  • Association of Image Producers & Equipment Suppliers (AIPES)
  • European Synthetic Turf Organisation (ESTO)

Best Event Webcasting

Winner: Global Association for Market, Social and Opinion Research (ESOMAR) - ESOMAR Congress 2015

Special Award:

  • European Society of Organ Transplantation (ESOT) - 'From the Heart of Europe to the World of Transplantation'


  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) - Accounting for the Future

Best Use of Event Technology

Winner: European Respiratory Society - European Respiratory Society 2015 International Congress


  • The Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI) - AAGBI
  • American Society for Radiation Oncology - Astro Meeting

Best Association E-Newsletter

Winner: European association representing the trade in cereals, rice, feedstuffs, oilseeds, olive oil, oils and fats and agrosupply (COCERAL)


  • AOSpine