ON MONDAY 27 FEBRUARY 2017, THE LIVE EVENT PRODUCTION INDUSTRY’S LEADING PUBLICATION, TOTAL PRODUCTION INTERNATIONAL WILL AGAIN HOST THE TPI AWARDS FOR 16TH TIME.

Since its inception in 2002, the TPi Awards event has consistently grown in size and status, and is now regarded throughout the world as the premier networking event for the live production industry.

Attracting over 1,400 people from all corners of the live music business, the TPi Awards acknowledges and rewards the achievements of the most talented and successful individuals and service companies working within the industry.

The TPi Awards has also struck a chord with artists directly. Music celebrities who have appeared at the event to date include Sir Bob Geldof, Bono, Led Zeppelin’s Jimmy Page, Sir Paul McCartney, Rolling Stone Bill Wyman, U2, Mike Rutherford of Genesis, Motörhead’s Lemmy, Midge Ure, David Gilmour of Pink Floyd, Queen guitarist Brian May, Madness frontman Suggs, leading promoter Harvey Goldsmith, Sir George Martin, Spandau Ballet’s Martin Kemp, Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis, producer Jeff Wayne, Pet Shop Boys Neil Tennant & Chris Lowe, Damon Albarn of Blur and Gorillaz, The Smiths’ Andy Rourke, Manfred Mann singer and radio presenter Paul Jones, and British jazz legend Chris Barber.

TIMETABLE

CALL FOR ENTRIES: 02 AUGUST –  19 OCTOBER

VOTING: 26 OCTOBER – 17 NOVEMBER

SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED: 30 NOVEMBER

ACADEMY VOTE: NOVEMBER – JANUARY

WINNERS ANNOUNCED AT AWARDS: 27 FEBRUARY