Recognising the UK's fibre roll out pioneers
Building on the success of our 2023 event where over 500 fibre professionals attended on the day, the UK Fibre Awards returns for its third year in 2024 to recognise a wider range of achievements from the UK's booming fibre, altnet and carrier sectors.
The very best in technology, projects, people, organisations, sustainability, culture and community initiatives will all be celebrated at the London Marriott Grosvenor Square Hotel on 06 June, 2024
Begin the entry process for a chance to be shortlisted alongside your industry peers, and win the recognition your teams deserve - enter now!
The UK Fibre Awards uniquely recognise sector leaders in a range of technical, business and achievement categories.
Entry is limited to the number of categories where you feel your contribution to the UK's fibre industry is worthy of recognition.
Entries are invited from the following organisations:
Entry deadline: 17 April, 2024Enter now
For this industry award we are seeking entries for the best designed and built rural full fibre project. The winning entry will also have delivered stand-out digital transformation to one of the UK's hardest to reach rural areas.
This award focuses on overcoming the challenges of designing and constructing full fibre networks in urban areas and recognises the most impactful roll out in terms of going above and beyond to deliver wide scale digital transformation.
This award will be presented to the company that provides reseller partners with the best processes and support in the delivery of full fibre services.
This award winner will demonstrate the greatest commitment to overcoming a full fibre roll out challenge, be it a regulatory, geographic/physical (or other) barrier.
This award will be presented to the company that the judges consider to have displayed outstanding innovation in any aspect of full fibre deployment, transforming and accelerating roll outs, including new construction techniques and design elements.
This award will go to the supplier (vendor, contractor, engineering business, surveyor, consultant, legal adviser, wayleave specialist etc.) which has made a significant contribution to the successful roll out of fibre to a UK urban or rural area.
This award will be presented to a professional or business services organisation supporting altnets and fibre providers. Judges will be looking to recognise organisations delivering demonstrable results in meeting client briefs and project support while delivering an outstanding customer experience. Entry is not limited to, but will likely include: M&A advisors, legal firms, planning consultants, recruiters, marketing & PR firms.
This award recognises the achievement of altnets that have enhanced their position in the market through merger or acquisition. This may also include the receipt of significant investment, secured by demonstrating determination, creativity, and significant prowess. The deal discussed should have accelerated growth and market share in the relevant period.
This award recognises the fibre provider that combines best practices in infrastructure roll out with exceptional environmental commitments and measured sustainability achievements.
This award will be presented to a vendor whose product or service is deployed by carriers and network operators to build OTT services which have driven up ARPU beyond core connectivity such as UCaaS, VoIP, security, broadcast media, user experience management and content delivery.
This award recognises the fibre provider that has made the most positive impact on a local community through supportive actions and initiatives other than delivering superfast connectivity.
This award will be received by the sector organisation providing an industry leading environment for employees which may include employee retention, personal and professional development and inclusivity.
This marketing excellence award will be presented to the marketing team that most effectively increased awareness of full fibre to customers, and spearheaded end user engagement that led to industry-leading adoption results.
This sales excellence award will be presented to the Sales/Commercial team which has shown a consistent record of achievement against KPI's and helped an altnet to convert homes passed into homes connected.
This leadership excellence award will be presented to the Executive Leadership team which has the most proven record of achievement. This team will shape growth plans and objectives, deal with issues quickly and objectively, and unlock staff potential to deliver demonstrable results.
This award recognises the broad achievements of a UK altnet, reflecting their success in driving full fibre, their agility and scalability, future growth potential and overall evolution of the business as an industry leading light.
17 April 2024 — Entries close
17 May 2024 — Shortlist announced - Book your event tickets and train!
06 June 2024 — Get your gladrags on!
12.15 — Drinks reception
13.00 — Lunch
14.45 — Awards Ceremony
16.00 — Post-awards bar
Suits and posh frocks