F-A-Q

FREQUENTLY ASK QUESTIONS

1. How much does it cost to nominate?

– Nominations are free

2. Can I self-nominate myself or my company or my client?

– Yes, of course

3. What is the deadline to nominate?

– Opened until August 15th 2014

4. How will winners and finalists be judged?

– we will select the 10 finalists per category from all the nominations.  Judges of selected senior executives judge the finalists for the final.

5. When and where is the DIA Awards Ceremony?

– The 2nd DIA E-Tourism Boot Camp and DIA Awards will be hosted in Bangkok, September 3rd, 2014, at the Mansion RCA Bangkok (www.facebook.com/themansion.bangkok) from 8:00 AM to 11:00 PM (view the location of The Mansion RCA Bangkok on a Google map here).

6. How much does the entry to the DIA Awards cost?

– This event is brought to you free for anyone contributing to the growth of the travel and tourism industry in Asia to attend, courtesy of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), the Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB), and Digital Innovation Asia (DIA) to boost digital capacity building in Thailand for all consumer-facing non-technology travel brands and tourism stakeholders. At DIA, we strongly support such an initiative and believe in sharing knowledge to an as wide as possible audience.

Wednesday September 3, 2014, from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM: E-Tourism Asia Boot-Camp – the Mansion RCA Bangkok, RCA Alley

The E-Tourism Asia Boot-Camp will provide digital capacity development for the travel and tourism industry in Asia Pacific, with hands-on practical training in the areas of digital marketing trends, social media, mobile, distribution, search, influencer marketing, and China digital marketing. For more information, please visit www.diasiaevents.com/e-tourism-asia-bootcamp-bangkok-2014/.

The event is FREE for all pre-registered guests but you must pre-register to benefit from this offer. On the day, if your name is not on our list of delegates, you will not be able to get in, unless you agree to pay the standard 10,000 THB entrance fee (only manual receipts will be issued).

Tuesday September 3, 2014. from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM: DIA Awards – the Mansion RCA Bangkok, RCA Alley

The DIA Awards showcases digital innovation in Asia Pacific travel and tourism in five categories, and recognizes the top five digital innovators. Last years winners included Tourism Authority of Thailand, Tourism Malaysia, e-Visa Cambodia, and Air New Zealand. 2014 nominations are open until August 15th via www.DIAawards.com. For more information, please visit www.diasiaevents.com/2nd-dia-awards-bangkok/.

The event is FREE for all pre-registered guests but you must pre-register to benefit from this offer. On the day, if your name is not on our list of delegates, you will not be able to get in, unless you agree to pay the standard 2,000 THB entrance fee (only manual receipts will be issued).

View the location of The Mansion RCA Bangkok on a Google map.

7. I am a blogger – can I get get access to the DIA Awards and the DIA Conference?

– if you are a blogger, please register at www.bloggermatchup.com, and apply to be an official blogger at the Blogger Matchup Event. This will give free access to the DIA Awards and the DIA Conference.

8. How is the Tourism Authority of Thailand as well as the Thailand Travel Mart (TTM+) involved?

– This event is brought to you free for anyone contributing to the growth of the travel and tourism industry in Asia to attend, courtesy of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), the Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB), and Digital Innovation Asia (DIA) to boost digital capacity building in Thailand for all consumer-facing non-technology travel brands and tourism stakeholders. At DIA, we strongly support such an initiative and believe in sharing knowledge to an as wide as possible audience.

9. Who are the Partners of DIA, and are their benefits if I am associated to any of the partner organizations?

– Please view our partners. If you are affiliated to any of these organizations, please either contact them to find out more about the partnership or reference or partnership page for more information.

10. How Can I get involved, support, and sponsor the DIA Awards?

– We have sponsorship packages that give organizations tremendous exposure. Please contact us. If you have other ideas how to get involved or how to support DIA, please contact us and we are happy to explore and discuss ideas and opportunities.