2011 Awards Days weekend

2011 Awards Days weekend

The Awards Days weekend is a celebration to honor the prize-winning photographers of the annual World Press Photo contest. The weekend will be filled with activities, including photographer presentations, the Sem Presser Lecture and the Awards Ceremony.

Program Friday 6 May 2011

09.00

Registration desk open

Location: Felix Meritis, Keizersgracht 324, Amsterdam



10.00

Individual presentations by prize-winning photographers

Presentation of productions shortlisted for multimedia contest

Location: Felix Meritis



15.00

World Press Photo Sem Presser Lecture, "Off for a Family Drive" by David Alan Harvey, photographer Magnum (in cooperation with Stichting Sem Presser Archief)
Location: Felix Meritis



17.00

Presentations by prize-winning photographers continue

Location: Felix Meritis


Program Saturday 7 May 2011
 
09.30

Registration desk open

Location: Felix Meritis



10.00

Presentations by prize-winning photographers continue

Location: Felix Meritis



Evening

Awards Ceremony (by invitation only)

A celebration to honor the prize-winning photographers of the 54th World Press
Photo Contest. HRH Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands will present Jodi
 Bieber, winner of the World Press Photo of the Year 2010, with her award. Maurice Lacroix, a Swiss watch manufacturer, is the official watch partner of the World Press Photo Awards Ceremony.

Location: Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, Piet Heinkade 1, Amsterdam

2011 Awards Days

Browse the gallery of images from the 2011 Awards Ceremony.
Photos at the Felix Meritis during the 2011 Awards Days
2011 Canon Prizewinners Dinner photo gallery

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