Held annually in Dubai, The Maritime Standard Awards has consolidated its position as the premier event of its type in the region, setting high standards for production quality and winning the overwhelming respect of the industry for celebrating and recognising only the best of the best in the shipping, ports and related sectors across the Middle East and the Indian Subcontinent. In 2023 the Awards celebrated their 10th anniversary, a remarkable milestone demonstrating their enduring quality and appeal. Some 32 awards were presented on the night, in line with the recommendations of an elite, independent judging panel, several special individual awards were presented by TMS in recognition of the contributions made by selected key industry executives and organisations.
The TMS Awards 2024 will be held in Dubai this November at the Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai. You won’t want to miss it! The ‘creme de la creme’ of the Middle East and the Indian Subcontinent Maritime sector will be there, along with many influential guests from around the world. As always being at the Awards gives you the chance to network with people who have real influence and who can benefit your business, as well as enjoy a really great evening of entertainment and a top quality gala dinner. Be there to witness live as the winners of each category are revealed and much coveted Awards trophies are handed out. There is, as always, limited capacity and you won’t want to be one of the unlucky ones to miss out. So please make your booking now to make sure of your place.
Sponsoring an Award is an ideal way to raise the profile of your business, not just within the region but globally as well. The Awards generate a huge amount of publicity and so sponsorship inevitably guarantees a high level of exposure. These are extremely prestigious Awards, held under Royal Patronage, and that reputation for quality reflects well on companies that sponsor an Award. All sponsors are ensured maximum coverage and brand promotion before, during and after the Awards, thereby maximising value. Sponsorship allows you to capitalise on the strengths of The Maritime Standard brand, its reputation and renowned ability to bring together top executives from all sectors of shipping and maritime to attend the Awards.
The TMS Awards comprise over 30 different categories which are assessed by an elite judging panel, selected for their many years of experience and expertise in a number of different industry segments. Entries are based on nominations received and even dense submitted against specific criteria. Combined, the categories provide comprehensive coverage of all the important shipping and maritime sectors, spanning everything from ports and terminal operations; to all major cargo shipping activities; and the most important components of the maritime business. In addition, there are a number of Awards which are not open for nomination, but which are awarded by TMS to companies, organisations and individuals for particularly exceptional levels of service and commitment.
The special 10th Anniversary TMS Awards in 2023 took place before a record breaking audience of over 1000 guests who witnessed a special ceremony packed with quality, glitz and glamour. The event, which took place on Tuesday November 7th at The Atlantis on The Palm, Dubai featured a Greek-themed gala dinner and top-class live entertainment. The atmosphere celebratory and full of enjoyment . You can click on the link below for a chance to relive the main moments from the 2023 Awards and see for yourself how the night unfolded. You can appreciate the glamour of the guests, acknowledge the status of the VIPs, clap along as the winners picked up their trophies and get an idea of the high quality of the show put on by the team of TMS. Click through the video gallery to see and hear the glitter, glamour and quality of the undisputed best in the business Awards.