We’re Media Partners of the 2nd Annual MENA Search Awards!

We are delighted to announce that we will be media partners of this year’s MENA Search Awards, being held at the Madinat Jumeirah Resort in Dubai, on Thursday 20 September.


Last year, the first MENA Search Awards went off with a bang, so this year it’s going to be bigger and better than ever, join us for a night to celebrate and reward the innovation and achievements of the Search industry for agencies and brands either based in, or delivering work for, the Middle East and North Africa.


Brought to you by Don’t Panic Events, who masterminded the legendary UK Search Awards, European Search Awards and US Search Awards. Winning a MENA Search Award will be a prestigious honor, upholding quality and integrity above all, the event is guaranteed to attract the best in the business.


There are 33 categories designed to showcase and celebrate the region’s leading search agencies and brands, judged by a panel of influential and respected industry professionals.

The judges will operate a transparent two-step process, involving pre-scoring and a face to face panel discussion. The MENA Search Awards is one of the industry’s few digital industry award schemes where judges are not permitted to enter.

Entry forms can be downloaded from the awards site here, then completed and uploaded to the online entry system. Entries are charged at $150 (+VAT) per entry before the deadline on 14 June 2018.


For more information on what the judges look for in a winning campaign or agency, take a look at the judging process & criteria.

For any further assistance on entering the awards, please contact Sarah Belcher on +44 (0) 1706 828 855 or email Sarah.Belcher@dontpanicprojects.com.