Open to academic or research institution venues which hire their meeting and event spaces for external use and can demonstrate a high level of customer service.
- Venue must be affiliated to or be within an academic or research institution such as a university, college, or research facility.
- Venue must have not less than three meetings spaces offered for external hire.
- Venue can be residential or non-residential.
- Nominees need to demonstrate proven suitability for holding meetings in terms of infrastructure, technology, accessibility and sustainability.
- Nominees need to demonstrate excellence in customer service.
Nominees should include supporting evidence which could include (but not limited to), written evidence, evaluation by customers, client testimonials, references, case studies, and repeat business percentages.