Global Petroleum Awards Gala*


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Launched in 2014, the Global Petroleum Show Awards Gala (GPS Awards) is an evening of celebration and networking. The GPS Awards serves to celebrate the leaders who drive change, shine a spotlight on excellence, and promote healthy advancement within our industry.

This year there are nine categories including; Community Engagement, Digital Innovation, Emerging Clean Technologies, Emerging Leader, Health & Safety, Indigenous Engagement, Innovation in Equipment, Innovation in Process Controls and Environmental Excellence in honor of Suzanne West. The 2019 GPS Awards are now open for entries which will be accepted until March 15, 2019.



To apply for the 2019 GPS Awards program, you must first register using our submission website,

Once registered:

  • Select the specific category
  • Download the appropriate PowerPoint template
  • Review category criteria
  • Complete the provided questions throughout the template
  • Judges are looking for detailed presentations describing your company’s project, technology or initiative. Please avoid using animations/transitions or as well as do not insert additional information in the speaker notes section. The focus of the scoring will be based on the responses to the questions which are provided for each award.



There are two phases to our judging process  — preliminary and final.

During preliminary judging, each entry is reviewed and rated by our selected panel of judges. All entries are viewed and rated at the judges’ convenience using our software management system. Ranking and scoring is completed for each part of the entry.

The judges will meet in May to decide the winner for each category.



The GPS Awards Gala will take place on June 11, 2019, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.