BIMA Awards

Your Role As A Judge

The BIMA Awards are judged annually by leading figures in the digital industry. 

  • Use your knowledge and experience to assess entries online prior to the Judging Day (maximum 1 day).
  • On the Judging Day itself (10 July) hare and discuss the latest ideas around great digital experiences with your fellow jury members.
  • Work with the other professionals in your judging category to give all entries a fair opportunity –understanding the work and context.
  • Provide written comments that BIMA can use to support the results and share with the entrants.

Benefits Of Being A Judge

  • Network with the other experts and senior leaders within the digital space.
  • Attend the awards ceremony and meet the winners.  
  • Have access to the awards judge logo for your use in your email signatures, and on LinkedIn and Twitter. 
  • Be included on the “meet the judges” webpage with your personal profile and company logo. 
  • Maximise PR potential through social media engagement and blogs – you’ll be asked to speak about what you’re looking for and then report your experience after judging has taken place.
  • Shape future digital strategies – your feedback can have a real impact on our industry.
  • Raise your profile and develop your personal and professional brand – align yourself to a prestigious digital awards programme endorsed by industry.


What Do I Need To Be A Judge?

We are looking for a diverse team of judges with a range of knowledge and skills to provide judging panels with a robust mix of digital and tech expertise.

Therefore, we are looking for applicants who meet one or more of the following criteria:

  1. Have knowledge, skills and/or experience in a variety of business disciplines.
  2. Have substantial digital and tech experience. 
  3. Have sector knowledge in one or more of the following categories: Automotive, Education, Energy, utility& telecoms, FMCG, Financial Services, Healthcare, Leisure, Sport & Travel, Manufacturing, Media, entertainment & the arts, Professional Services, Public service & not for profit and Retail & Fashion.

Apply To Be A Judge

Click here to start your application to be a judge. If you have any further questions regarding judging the 2019 BIMA Awards, please contact

Judges will be announced 8 March  2019.


BIMA Awards 2018

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