Global Carrier Awards 2020

21 October 2020, London, United Kingdom


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Now Open!

5 August
Nominations Close

27 August
Shortlist Announced

The Global Carrier Awards will take place on 21 October in London at the indigo at The O2

The Global Carrier Awards, wholesale telecoms' largest global industry celebration, will return on 21 October and this is your chance to be part of the stellar 2020 edition.

Nominations are now open, so prepare your submission and make sure you are in the running for one of these prestigious awards. Nominations deadline is now extended and submissions close on 5 August!

The Global Carrier Awards, wholesale telecoms’ largest global industry celebration, received a record of 280 submissions in 2019, highlighting a plethora of key innovations and developments in the market. Last year we saw over 420 executives from across the international carrier community descend on London to celebrate the industry’s achievements from the past year.


Interested in becoming a 2020 sponsor? Get in touch with Charles or Federico

A message from the Chairman of the judges

We are delighted to announce that Carl Roberts, Partner, HADAARA CONSULTING has taken the position of Judge Chairman for the Global Carrier Awards 2020. Please see a short message from him.

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Why should you take part in the Global Carrier Awards 2020?

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Receive a global recognition in front of the leaders of the telecoms industry. Entrants will be judged by a panel of industry leaders and those shortlisted will be featured on the Capacity Media website, magazine and social media channels with a total reach of 60,000+ members.


Get noticed and find your next business partner through the exposure you will receive as a finalist or winner at the Global Carrier Awards.



With more than 420 attendees, the Global Carrier Awards are the perfect place to make new, long-lasting and important connections. We know networking is top of the agenda for most people, so we have allowed for extra time during our Gala dinner.

Global Carrier Award Winners


Throughout the evening, you will hear about other innovators and thought leaders from some of the biggest global players in the telecoms sector.



Have a winning chance!

Do you want to maximise your chance of winning? We have put together nine top tips, so that you can ensure that your submissions stand out infront of the judges and score top points!

Make sure you stick to those tips and you will be one step closer to snatching one of our prestigious awards.

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View the 2019 Highlights video

Do you want to see some of the highlights from the Global Carrier Awards 2019? Or you simply want to remember the trill of hearing your company's name announced as a winner? Then watch our highlights video and re-experience the amazing night we had last October!

A huge thank you to all sponsors and attendees! We hope you enjoyed the night and we hope to see you again this year - 21 October 2020.

Europe get involved

Part of Capacity Europe 2020

We are proud to be part of Capacity Europe 2020 - Europe's largest event uniting the global connectivity industry.

In 2019, Capacity Europe looked at the telecommunications infrastructure and expertise that is making the latest advancements possible, from edge computing, 5G, IoT, AI and network automation, LEO satellites, SD-WAN, blockchain and more.

The event brought together more than 2,500 attendees to London, representing 650+ companies spanning 90+ countries. It enabled trading and thought leadership for the connectivity landscape including OTT & Content Providers, IXPs, ISPs, Data Centres, Cloud Service Providers, Investors, Network Providers, Law Firms, Consultancies, Government and Regulators and more.

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