How does it work?


Simple. Whether you want to put yourself forward, or you’re a manager with superstars in your team, then simply submit your details here, with a 200 word reason as to why you/or the person you’re nominating should be on the list.

  • Call for nominations
  • The shortlist is selected by our judges
  • The shortlist is released and profiled on PTQ, Digital Refining and to the WRA database
  • The judges meet to discuss the shortlist to condense a Top 5
  • 5 of the shortlist will be invited to attend for free either ERTC, MERTC or ARTC
  • The 5 shortlisted will present in front of the conference delegation
  • The shortlist will be discussed by our judges and a voting by the audience
  • The winner will be announced at the Rising Stars Winners’ party later on in the conference proceedings

Deadline for nominations for Europe is:

Friday 29th September - Make sure you nominate now!


Nominations for Middle East and Asia are not open yet. But you can register your interest!

  • Rising Stars: Middle East will open on 18th September - Register your interest in nominating here.
  • Rising Stars: Asia will open on 6th November - Register your interest in nominating here.


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