Gas Industry Awards lunch

Gas Industry Awards 2021

Code
7683
Date
18/05/2021 14:00 - 15:30
Description
An IGEM and EUA event
Online

Important notice:
The 2020 Gas Industry Awards were postponed until 2021. All 2020 nominations have been carried over to the 2021 competition and no new entries will be able to enter. Click here to view the shortlist.

The event, jointly organised by EUA and IGEM, recognises and rewards the outstanding achievements of individuals and businesses working across the gas industry. The rescheduled award ceremony, which will be virtual for the first time in its history, will be followed by a virtual networking session and will take place on 18 May. Free places for the virtual event are available to book now at www.gasindustryawards.com

 

The event will be hosted by Dallas Campbell. Dallas is one of the most versatile and well-travelled factual presenters working in the industry. 

 

He has filmed in some of the most extraordinary and challenging locations all over the world: sewer diving in Mexico City, abseiling off the world's tallest building in Dubai and filming Tim Peake’s rocket launch to the international space station. 

 

Most recently, Dallas has presented Positive Energy (National Geographic) where he travelled the globe, with co-presenter Kari Byron, meeting the innovators that are creating new ways to power our world into the future. His debut book Ad Astra: An Illustrated Guide to Leaving the Planet was published 2017. 

 

Dallas started his presenting career on The Gadget Show (Channel 5) and Bang Goes The Theory (BBC1). He has since presented some of the most ambitious landmark series across the BBC and beyond: Britain Beneath Your Feet, Tutankhamun: The Truth Uncovered, The Treasure Hunters and Supersized Earth (BBC 1), City In The Sky and Airport Live (BBC 2), Voyager: Beyond the Final Frontier, The Drake Equation: The Search for Life and The Sky at Night (BBC 4), Science of Stupid and Time Scanners (Nat Geo). He is a regular presenter of BBC4’s Horizon Guide series. 

 

Dallas has also presented Television's First Night - recreating the first TV broadcast for the 80th anniversary of BBC television and Stargazing Live (BBC 2) which broadcast Astronaut Tim Peake's historic launch to the International Space Station live from Kazahkstan (BAFTA nomination). Other projects include: Dallas Campbell’s Guide to the Impossible for Discovery Channel and guest appearing on Infinite Monkey Cage (BBC Radio 4). He has previously won Celebrity Mastermind, his specialist subject being the films of Werner Herzog. 

 

Dallas is an Honorary Fellow of the British Science Association and regularly judges their annual Young Scientist & Engineer of the Year awards. In 2014 he gave the Stoneley Lecture for the Petroleum Exploration Society of Great Britain. This year he won The Space Achievement Media Award at Sir Arthur Clarke Centenary Awards. 

 

Experienced working in a live environment, Dallas has hosted countless roadshows with the Bang Goes The Theory team and worked on many other science events, including the monthly Science Museum Lates. In 2016, Dallas presented the social media coverage for Shell’s Make the Future London Festival, interviewing Formula One driver Kimi Raikkonen. 

 

When not risking life and limb investigating life, the universe and everything, Dallas enjoys cooking and is an accomplished amateur magician. He was also a ski instructor in the Cairngorms. He has two children.

Visit our Gas Industry Awards 2021 pages for more information.

Webinars

In the lead up to the Gas Industry Awards virtual ceremony we be discussing in detail the shortlisted nominations and providing greater insight into their projects and innovations.

Join us for:

Innovation Award webinar, 13 April 2021

Product of the Year Award webinar, 20 April 2021

Project of the Year Award webinar, 27 April 2021

Safety Award webinar, 4 May 2021

Customer Service Award webinar, 11 May 2021

Contact gasawards@igem.org.uk for general event enquiries and natalie@eua.org.uk for any booking enquiries.