.eu Web Awards 2016


The 2016 .eu Web Awards nominees are out now!

The 2016 Nominees

The following nominees will be evaluated by a jury of distinguished representatives from various European stakeholders who will select the winner on the basis of the evaluation criteria outlined in the Awards Rules. The winners will be announced at the .eu Web Awards Gala on 16 November 2016 in Brussels, Belgium.

The Jury

Emily Taylor


Emily Taylor has worked in the field of Internet Governance for 15 years, and is an Associate Fellow of Chatham House. She has collaborated in various projects with the biggest names in the industry including ICANN, Verisign, Ofcom and UNESCO.

Mark McFadden

InterConnect Communications

Mark is a specialist in global Internet addressing and naming. For five years, Mark was the Senior Strategist for Internet Naming and Addressing Policy at BT. He is also an active contributor to work in the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) and ICANN.

Lise Fuhr


Lise Fuhr is the Director-General at ETNO, the association representing Europe’s leading telecom operators. Lise also sits in the Board of the Public Interest Registry (PIR), has previously worked as the Chief Operating Officer of DK Hostmaster and DIFO the registry for .dk. She is also co-chairing the Cross Community Working Group for the IANA Stewardship Transition.

Maria Rosa Gibellini


Maria Rosa Gibellini has been the Director-General of European Internet Forum from since 2012. She has strong experience in events management, communication and public relations.

Kumardev Chatterjee


Kumardev Chatterjee is the Founder and President of the European Young Innovators Forum as well as a top-tier Technology professional, European Commission appointed Expert and New York Times published opinion leader.

The prizes

The five winners of the 2016 Web Awards will receive the following prize package

Custom Trophy and Certificate
Winners will receive a trophy as well as  a personalized .eu or .ею Web Award Certificate.

Custom video
A customised 1-minute video produced by EURid will be provided to the winners for promotional purposes

Digital .eu or .ею Web Award Icon
in 3 different formats will be provided to the winners for their websites and Social Media accounts.

In partnership with

Terms and conditions

Any individual aged eighteen (18) years and over, who is a resident of a Member State of the European Union, Liechtenstein, Iceland or Norway and who has accepted the awards rules, can nominate a .eu or .ею website for participation in the .eu Awards, with the exception of employees of EURid, members of the jury and their respective family members.
Please note that websites of accredited registrars or websites relating to any accredited registrar activity or projects are excluded.

Thank you!

Your nomination has been received!