The 6th Annual Lovie Awards

Join fellow Gold, Silver, Bronze and People’s Lovie Winners, Special Achievement Honourees, Jury members and other special invited guests and luminaries at the invite-only 6th Annual Lovie Awards event at the BFI Southbank in London, on Thursday 27th October 2016.

This event brings together Europe’s brightest and most creative minds in tech to meet, mingle and celebrate over passed hors d’oeuvres, food and open bar, for an unforgettable night.

The 6th Annual Lovie Awards will be hosted by BBC’s Mark Watson. Mark is an Edinburgh Festival Award Winner and Time Out Critic’s Choice recipient, and host of BBC Four’s We Need Answers and BBC Radio 4’s Mark Watson Makes The World Substantially Better. He’s appeared on Mock The Week, Celebrity Pointless, Have I Got News For You, Would I Lie To You?, Live At The Apollo and more.

This year’s Winners will be recognised alongside Special Achievement honorees including Annie Lennox, Yann LeCun, Romain Gavras, Tessa Wernink, Bas van Abel and Miquel Ballester for Fairphone, and Süddeutsche Zeitung – and more!

The British Film Institute Southbank is the leading repertory cinema in the UK with four theatres showing 2,000 classic and contemporary films each year. The venue boasts river views in the heart of London’s cultural complex, situated at the Southern end of Waterloo Bridge.

The 6th Annual Lovie Awards presentation ceremony will be held in The BFI’s largest theatre, NFT1. Grab a cocktail and some snacks upon arrival, and head into the theatre for the show, followed by food, drinks, dancing and celebrating in the Riverfront Cafe until 23:00.

*** PRE-SHOW COCKTAILS: 19:30 ***


Reception + Official After Party: Food, Drinks, Music and More

Your ticket gets you into the entire Lovie Awards celebration, starting with pre-show drinks and snacks at 19:30, your seated spot in the theatre for our Awards presentation of the evening at 19:50, followed by our post-show celebration in The BFI’s Riverfront Café, complete with food, an open bar, a custom photobooth, and music by DJ Shepdog of NiceUp Records to take us until 23:00. Then, continue celebrating at the Official After Party just down the road, at The Rumpus Room, at the top of the Mondrian Hotel, until late.

Record Your Declaration of Lovie Speech + Judges Cocktails


Winners are invited to record their speeches and enjoy our Judges Cocktails Event on 26th October from 18:30 – 20:30 at Ace Hotel London.

Official Accommodation Partner

The Lovie Awards is thrilled to welcome back Ace Hotel London as the Official Accommodation Partner for The 6th Annual Lovie Awards. Ace Hotel reinvents hospitality to make something fresh, energised and human. They embrace and re-imagine classic buildings and interesting opportunities, drawing inspiration from an affinity for the soulful and a deep appreciation for localised and handmade culture.

Book your room using our code LOVIES for 15% off the best flexible rates for 26th – 28th October. Book by 14 October to ensure the best rates.

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