WHEN: October 16 

 WHERE: Hotel Hilton, Kyiv 

The second annual ceremony SEF AWARDS 2018 will recognize excellence in project development, best products and outstanding personalities in the field of sustainable energy in Eastern Europe.

The Organizing Committee accept applications for the contest until october 1st. Voting will take place from October  2st to October 5th.

SEF AWARDS ceremony will be held on October 16th, in the 1st day of SEF 2018 KYIV, the 10th Sustainable Energy Forum and trade show of Eastern Europe.

The SEF AWARDS 2018  is the contest in the field of renewable energy, energy Efficiency and new sustainable energy technologies and solutions for the Eastern European markets.

Nominations open
June 1st, 2018
Nominations close
October 1st, 2018
Voting opens
October 2st, 2018
Voting closes
October 5th, 2018
Winners informed
October 11th, 2018
Awards ceremony
October 16th, 2018

For submitting of the applications to SEF AWARDS 2018, fill out the application form and send the presentation of your project/s to E-mail:



For personalities working in the field of sustainable energy in the national markets of Europe, developing in particular in the countries: Ukraine, Poland, Turkey, Croatia, Montenegro, Serbia, Romania, Moldova, Belarus, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia.

Form of submission of work for the competition:
The completed form and presentation  should be sent to E-mail:

Criteria for evaluation:
– The role in the development of business and social projects in the field of sustainable energy in the region / on the national market (45%),
– Professional biography (50%),
– Presentation (5%).

Terms of Participation

1. Participants of the SEF AWARDS Contest are  companies and organizations, that are the owners or developers of the projects in the field of sustainable energy or that have a right to represent the project owners or developers (be ready to confirm that with the documentation in case of request of the Organizing Committee).

2. Each participant of the SEF AWARDS Contest may submit up to 5 projects in all relevant categories.

3. The Submission Fee for 1 project is 39 euro for participation in 1 or 2 categories. The submission fee for participation in up to 4 categories is  69 euro and up to 6 categories is 89 euro respectfully. 

4. All the submission fees are not refundable and must be paid until September 23rd at the latest. The submission fees for the SEF AWARDS Contest do not provide access to the SEF Forum.

5. Access to the SEF Ceremony is provided for the winners of 1-3 places. If your company / organization is not among the winners, you must have a Silver Ticket or higher to get access to the SEF Ceremony. 

Winners of SEF AWARDS 2017


Best PV Project of Eastern Europe - Helios Strategia

Best PV Project of Eastern Europe - IBC SOLAR Austria GmbH

Best Project in the field of Energy Efficiency of Eastern Europe - UNISOLAR

Best Bioenergy Project of Eastern Europe - ICS Energietechnik

Best Local Product for Sustainable Energy Development of Eastern Europe - Ukrainian Systems Solar

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