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Make your nominations for the Global Anti-Counterfeiting Awards 2018

Kingsley Egbuonu

Managing IP and the Global Anti-Counterfeiting Group (GACG) are inviting nominations for the Global Anti-Counterfeiting Awards (2018)

This is the 20th year of the GACG Awards, which Managing IP is delighted to be co-sponsoring for the third consecutive year. The awards recognise outstanding achievement in anti-counterfeiting and anti-piracy work. The award categories are:

  • National public body
  • International public organisations
  • Companies
  • Associations/groups
  • Professional/technology services
  • Media
  • Individual

How to send in your nominations

We accept nominations through our online submissions portal at 

The online portal is user-friendly and allows you to make multiple submissions. Please have the details of the nominee and reasons for your nomination before visiting the site. To help you prepare, download the nomination form here.

We are also happy to receive your completed form via email. Send it to with subject line 'GACG Awards 2018'.

The deadline for nominations is Friday May 4 2018.

Selection and awards ceremony

The winners will be decided by judges from the GACG Network, Managing IP and representatives of previous winners. The awards will be presented at a World Anti-Counterfeiting Day ceremony in Paris on June 6 2018. Managing IP will publish the winners’ list and reasons in June.

Read about last year’s winners here. Information about previous awards can be found on the GACG’s website.

If you have any enquiries please contact John Anderson ( or Kingsley Egbuonu (


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