The 2020 bis e-Awards are back at London's most prestigious venue.
General Entry Information
2020 BOOKING IS OPEN!
bis is delighted to announce the 20th annual British Invention Show Awards Program.
We invite Companies, Organisations, Innovators, Innovators, Designers and those with New Business Ideas to enter.
To Enter, please complete the 2020 e-Awards Form.
Closing Date for Entries 10th December 2020.
Details for 2020 as follows:
Entries close for the 2020 e-awards on the 10th December 2020.
Fee for entry £379-
Entry Link: https://form.jotform.com/thebis/entry-form-2020
Details for 2021/2 as follows:
Due to Covid, further details will be announced in early 2021.
2021/2 - Standard Booth in the FINALS £1593
Standard booking ’Booth in Final’ £1593
2 Deep x2 Wide booth including one award entry and one dinner ticket in the final @£1593.
2 Deep X 4 Wide Standard booth including up to 2 entries into the awards, also includes 2 dinner tickets @£3,186.00GBP.
Corner stands + 15%.
One dinner ticket, one award category and inclusion in the on-line show guide and press release per 2x2 (4 Sq Mt). There are options for up to 2 extra award categories at £55 each if applicable, extra dinner tickets, table and chairs, and various other options which are mostly supplied by third party organizations.
2021/2 - Absent Innovator in the bis FINALS.
Non attendant Absent Innovator in the ‘Final’. £399
1m wide Display board and entry into final.
Includes Listing as a Finalist, Finalist participation certificate, 1m Poster showcase space in the main exhibition hall.
Presentation by a bis member of the invention to the judges, inclusion in on-line show guide and press release.
2021/2 - Retail/Showcase booth at the FINALS.
‘Retail Booth’ Retail/Feature Space. Fee from £1299
This is a Showcase Booth to promote your company and showcase you innovation, organisation or services. .
The Retail/Showcase booth is not included in the awards, or dinner.
2 Wide x 2 Deep Retail/Feature Space £1299
2 Wide X 4 Deep Retail/Feature Space £2598.00 GBP,
4 Wide X 4 Deep Retail/Feature Space £5196.00 GBP
24 Square Meters (Configurable in various ways) £7,794.00 GBP.
2021/2 - Enter bis SEMI FINALS with Pre-Judging.
Participate in bis ‘Semi-Final’ Fee £199
Pre-judged - A booth can be achieved/won.
Pre-judging. From each 10 applications received, one will be go forward and win a ‘Standard Booth’ in the final).
Applications are now being accepted for the 2020 bis 20th Anniversary Show & Awards.
The top scorer, at least 1 of each of 10 applicants pre-judged in the Semi Finals, wins a Standard Booth worth £1593 at no extra charge in the Finals (with everything a Standard Booth includes).
The next round judging deadline is 31st march 2021 for the October 2021 event.
General Booth Info
Stand/booth walls are 2m high and have a Velcro loop surface, for easy fixture of posters. There is general hall lighting over each stand. Electrical sockets may be ordered on the set up day directly from the venue electrical contractor who requires they are ordered by 12 noon. Parking may be booked separately through our website portal.
* 4’x2’ Table & Chair Hire £55 GBP
* Exhibit or Invention Description - 35 Words and full contact details are included.
70 Word Option - Exhibit or Invention Description. This will increase the size of your stand description in the Online Show Catalogue and Press Release £55.00GBP
* Visa Invitation Letter £25 GBP
* Dinner Award Tickets £120 GBP
Standard booth in the 'FINALS' includes:
Stand-Booth sizes available starting from 2x2m (4 sq m) from £1593 @ £398.25 per sq m.
One exhibit per 2x2m space includes shell scheme, fascia, name board, carpet and 1 x entry into the press release, 1 x entry into the awards program, 1 x entry into the on-line show guide, 1 x entry in exhibitor listings, 1 x ticket to The World Inventions Awards Dinner and unlimited names on your guest list for entry at the exhibition entrance. Additional dinner tickets are subject to availability, early booking is recommended.
Standard Booking Terms:
Postponement Policy In the event of a failed VISA application:
In the event you are unable to obtain a visa a 70% credit will be made
towards participation costs for the following years event once proof of the
VISA application and failure has been provided.
Cancellation may be made up to three months prior to the event at 0% charge.
After this time up until 60 days prior to the event opening 70% charge.
After 60 days prior to the event 100% charge.
important access information
Set up is from 9am on Wednesday the date tbc October 2021 and the exhibition opens at 1pm - 7pm.
Loading Bay - Hall Details tbc
Break Down is from Details tbc Exhibitors and exhibits must be clear of the venue by 7pm.
Please note no exhibit will be allowed to start breaking down until the exhibition is closed and all public have exited.