Award Categories and Eligibility

We’re hosting eight award categories for 2019. To be considered, your project should feature the Adobe solutions that are essential for creating amazing customer experiences.

How to Enter

First, create a profile.

Next, fill in the details about your project.

Finally, upload any project files, visuals, documents, or relevant URLs.

Award Categories

Accepting all submissions from Adobe customers and partners for the following eight categories. North America entries are due January 31, 2019. For deadlines in EMEA, please contact your Adobe representative.

Best Audience-Driven Experience

Awarded to an individual who has delivered an exceptional audience management experience. Applicant must use Adobe Audience Manager to enter.

Best Commerce Experience

Awarded to an individual who has delivered an exceptional commerce experience. Applicant must use Magento Commerce Cloud, part of Adobe Experience Cloud, to enter.

Best Data-Driven Experience

Awarded to an individual who has delivered an exceptional data-driven experience. Applicant must use Adobe Analytics to enter.

Best Digital Experience

Awarded to an individual who has delivered an exceptional content experience. Applicant must use Adobe Experience Manager to enter.

Best Experience-Driven Campaign

Awarded to an individual who has delivered an exceptional campaign experience. Applicant must use Adobe Campaign to enter.

Best Integrated Ad Campaign

Awarded to an individual who has delivered an exceptional advertising experience. Applicant must use Adobe Advertising Cloud to enter.

Best Personalized Experience

Awarded to an individual who has delivered an exceptionally optimized experience. Applicant must use Adobe Target to enter.

Audience Choice Award — Best Experience Innovation

You, the audience, vote for a winner before Summit.

Eligibility and Submission Requirements

  1. Submissions need to be built on the required Adobe product for each appropriate category — Best Integrated Ad Campaign: Adobe Advertising Cloud; Best Data-Driven Experience: Adobe Analytics; Best Experience-Driven Campaign: Adobe Campaign; Best Commerce Experience: Magento Commerce Cloud; Best Digital Experience: Adobe Experience Manager; Best Audience-Driven Experience: Adobe Audience Manager; Best Personalized Experience: Adobe Target; and Audience Choice Award — Best Experience Innovation: Experience Cloud, Creative Cloud, or Document Cloud.
  2. Nominating partners must be a member of the Adobe Solution Partner Program or part of the Magento Solution Partner Program. Check out the Adobe Partner Finder to see a list of partners in the Adobe Solution Partner Program based in the North America region. EMEA and APAC customers and partners: see information specific to your region.
  3. Multiple entries from the same company or individual may be submitted.
  4. Only new entries that have not been previously submitted or considered for the 2017–2018 Experience Business Awards will be eligible.
  5. Submissions must be received prior to the deadline of January 31, 2019, at 12am PDT.
  6. A complete award submission must include a submitter’s profile, entry details, and entry examples illustrating the solution (either via URL or file upload).
  7. Each submission will be reviewed by a judging panel. Decisions made by the judging panel are final.
  8. Improperly submitted or incomplete entries are ineligible.
  9. The location of the applicant’s, or client’s, organization or agency’s country determines which awards program an individual competes in. Countries in North and South America, as well as APAC, will compete for the awards presented at the 2019 Adobe Summit. Countries in Europe and Africa will compete for the awards presented at the 2019 EMEA Summit.
  10. Adobe customers and partners agree to allow Adobe to publicize their company and submission content as a finalist or winner on the Adobe Experience Maker Awards website, via marketing communication channels, and with the press.
  11. If the submission is on behalf of a client, your client must agree to the content of the submission and to be contacted by Adobe. You must ensure there is no agreement in place which prohibits the disclosure of submitted information (e.g., considered confidential or prohibited by a nondisclosure agreement).
  12. Winners from countries in North and South America, as well as APAC, will be announced at the Awards Ceremony at 2019 Adobe Summit. Winners from countries in Europe and Africa will be announced at the 2019 EMEA Summit. Winners may also be announced throughout their Summit and promoted via Adobe communication channels.
  13. Must be 18 years or older to apply and win.
  14. Applicants agree to Adobe’s Privacy Policy.
  15. Applicants for the award “Audience Choice Award — Best Experience Innovation” agree to allow the general public to decide and vote on the winner for this category. Voting verdicts are final.

See the best experiences at an event near you.

We will be hosting an award ceremony at Summit 2019, as well as a regional ceremony in EMEA. Winners will be notified prior to the event so you can make plans to attend. But first, you need to enter your work — so we can showcase your outstanding achievements.