The industry is invited to submit their nominations for each category. The members of the Judging Panel, who are experts in their relevant fields, will also submit their nominations. The Organizing Committee will review the validity of all nominations for relevance and standing.
Up to seven nominees will be shortlisted per award category. The shortlisted nominees will be determined by tallying the submissions from the industry stakeholders and the Judging Panel. The Organizing Committee will review and confirm the results. Decisions by the Organizing Committee are final and without appeal.
Judges: Will rate the shortlisted nominees in five category specific criteria; Voting is private and confidential. No one judge will be aware of which Award categories his peers have been selected to vote beyond his own.
Public: Industry stakeholders are invited to vote in any and all award categories. The Public’s vote counts as ONE judge, so as not to overthrow results.
Auditing: Stringent measures are being employed to ensure a transparent and fair voting process. Results will be audited by an independent third party.
All category winners will be announced at the Awards Ceremony Dinner on Monday, 14 May 2018 only. The evening’s attire is smart business for a celebration filled with entertainment and mingling with the gaming industry leaders and stakeholders from across the region.