wire Düsseldorf Education Award

22 April 2020

Formly known as the John.C.Hogg Travel Award Scheme the wire Dusseldorf Education Award has been developed with added activities to increase the benefits and learning opportunities for all participants. Those lucky enough to gain a place on the programme will arrive in Düsseldorf on Monday 7th December in time to attend a Meet & Greet Event with fellow awardees and key IWMA staff at the hotel where they will be staying. They will then access free entry into wire 2020 and for the next 3 days take part in the IWMA itinerary of activities including our Training Fundamentals Programme incorporated into a tour of the show.

This programme is a fantastic opportunity for those new to the industry and new to wire exhibitions. Not only will awardees get to experience the show first hand, they will have the opportunity to learn from the industry’s leading experts and network with the industry at our Gala Evening Event. Applications must be submitted by 1st July 2020 and those selected will be notified by 1st August 2020.

The IWMA Education Award provides the following benefits –

  • Free entry to wire Dusseldorf 2020 (7th – 11th December 2020)
  • 4 nights’ accommodation at the Novotel Dusseldorf City West (Check in Monday 7th December 2020 and check out Friday 11th December 2020)
  • Contribution of up to £500 towards flight / travel costs (Flights under the cost of £500 will be booked by the IWMA. Flights over the cost of £500 must be booked by member company and IWMA will reimburse the £500 upon receipt of invoice) 
  • Training Fundamentals Tour of wire Düsseldorf following both a ferrous and non-ferrous programme
  • Meet & Greet Networking Event with other Education Awardee’s and IWMA board of directors
  • IWMA Gala Evening Event
  • Guided Evening Tour of Düsseldorf to include Food & Drink
  • Presentation by IWMA and Messe Düsseldorf GmbH upon completion of programme

Application Criteria

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Must be nominated by a senior member of staff
  • Must be employed by an IWMA Member Company
  • Must be available to travel to Dusseldorf, Germany on Monday 7th December 2020 and undertake a full 3 day programme and return travel on Friday 7th December 220

Apply for the wire Düsseldorf Education Award