Special Awards

What are the Special Awards and how do company credits affect them?

These are the awards that are won through the calculation of points from winning and shortlisted entries at eurobest 2017 rather than awarded by a jury.

The Special Awards are:

NETWORK OF THE YEAR (NOTY)

The winner will be the Network whose member companies obtain the most points for winning and shortlisted entries. Companies credited in the Idea Creation role will  get points towards NOTY.

AGENCY OF THE YEAR (AOTY)

The winner will be the Agency that obtains the most points for winning and shortlisted entries. Companies credited in the Idea Creation role will get points towards  AOTY.

COUNTRY AGENCY OF THE YEAR (CAOTY)

The Country Agency of the Year Award is given to the Agency from an individual country that obtains the most points for winning and shortlisted entries in the eurobest Awards. Companies credited in the Idea Creation role will get points towards Country Agency of The Year Award.

The countries recognised are:

Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia (FYROM), Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Vatican City.

For a country to qualify for Country Agency of the Year there must be a minimum of five different Entrant Companies from that country.

For an Agency to qualify to be awarded or placed in Country Agency of the Year, they must obtain a minimum of 10 points as calculated in accordance with the eurobest points system.

INDEPENDENT AGENCY OF THE YEAR (IAOTY)

The winner will be the Independent Agency that obtains the most points for winning and shortlisted entries. Companies credited in the Idea Creation role will get points towards  IAOTY.

MEDIA NETWORK OF THE YEAR (MNOTY)

The winner will be the Media Network whose member companies obtain the most points for winning and shortlisted entries. Companies credited in the Media Placement role in Media eurobest Awards get points towards MNOTY.

THE EUROBEST GOLDEN PALM

The winner will be the Production Company that obtains the most points for winning and shortlisted entries in the following awards: Film, Film Craft, Entertainment (Sections A), Mobile, Interactive & Digital Craft eurobest Awards  and Film, Film  Craft, Branded Content, Digital, Digital Craft & Mobile mediums within the Healthcare eurobest awards.

Companies credited in the Production role in the eurobest Awards and Mediums listed above get points towards The eurobest Golden Palm.