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Register now to attend the 2021 Digital City Awards


The Digital City Awards take place on April 15th – and will be hosted on the Digital City Network, which you can register for today.

In association with Lead Sponsor Enjoy Digital, the awards celebrate talent in digital, recognising the finest projects, platforms, teams, businesses and individual successes from the digital world. Its categories include Best Startup, Innovation of the Year and Best Large Digital Company, the winners of which will all be revealed at the ceremony, broadcast live to the Digital City Network.

The ceremony will come live from MediaCityUK, kicking off with a pre-party at 6:30pm from festival Headline Partner Dept. The pre-party will welcome well-known guitarists The Showhawk Duo, performing live from the studio.

At 7pm, the full ceremony will get going, hosted by Gavin Ramjaun, who’ll be revealing all the winners of the high-profile awards alongside insights from the judging panel and category sponsors. 

After the ceremony, attendees will be invited to join Dept once again for the official after-party, which will feature a set from legendary DJ and leading figure of the Hacienda Graeme Park, playing exclusively for Digital City Festival.

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Registration for the Digital City Network is free and open now, providing access to the awards and much more. It will host the event series’ central content strands, virtual exhibition showcase, Q&As, masterclasses, seminars and more.

The Digital City Network provides the opportunity to network and collaborate with digital innovators from a wide range of areas, and will remain open after Digital City Festival 2021 closes, helping organisations connect, transform and grow together long after the festival is over.

The awards shortlist was recently revealed, and includes a competitive lineup of some of the finest talent in digital. What’s more, you can now vote to decide who will take home the prizes for Digital Leader and Young Digital Leader of the Year at the 2021 awards – the event’s prestigious individual awards.

Pick from a shortlist of exceptional individuals on the Digital City Festival website, and vote for your favourite by midnight on April 8th. The winners of the two awards will be decided by a combination of the public vote and the judging panel’s scores.

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