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Event Details

  • Start Date:4th July 2018
  • Start Time:19:00 pm
  • End Date:4th July 2018
  • End Time:02:00 am
  • Location:The Hilton Hotel, Deansgate, Manchester M3 4LQ
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Big Chip Awards 2018

The Big Chip Awards 2018 is open for entries!

The first Big Chip was in 1997 and this year we will be celebrating our 20th! Over that time the industry has changed massively and Big Chip has seen it all. Mark your place in history and make sure you enter this year. To honour the 20th Big Chip we are delighted to announce our guest judge Martha Lane-Fox.


The first two entries are free and there are nineteen categories to choose from, including:

  • Best Digital Business
  • Big Chip Leadership Award
  • Best Application of Machine Learning
  • Big Chip Transformation Award
  • Best Game
  • Best Creative Impact Award

Entries will close on the 2nd April 2018. The shortlist will be revealed on the 3rd of May 2018 and the winners will be announced at the celebration dinner at The Hilton Hotel, Manchester on the 4th of July 2018.

You can view the full list of categories and entry criteria here.

You can submit your entry here.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Big Chip offers an unparalleled opportunity to communicate with the very best of the North's digital and technology businesses, engaging with over 30,000 individuals throughout the awards process. This year is even more special as we are celebrating our 20th anniversary. That's why sponsors have snapped up some of the prime opportunities for 2018.

We have a great range of packages offering excellent value and ROI. Click here to find out more.

Alternatively, if you require any further information please email [email protected]

2018 Sponsors & Partners


  • uk fast
  • wolfe
  • indie spring
  • MSP


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