The International Media Festival for Prevention Shortlist Announcement

The International Media Festival for Prevention Shortlist Announcement

On 6 October 2020, the 50 media products that form the IMFP Shortlist were announced in the framework of the XII World Congress Special Session.

Martina Hesse-Spötter, President of the ISSA Electricity Section and Holger Zingsheim, Head of the Communications Department of the BG ETEM hosted a one-hour “media journey around the globe”. Peter Rimmer, photographer and writer, and Donna Van Bogaert, Secretary General of the ISSA Information Section, both Chairpersons of the IMFP Jury, joined this live session as well.

The 50 shortlisted media products were presented by regions. Six jury members announced these products of one of the six regions each.

Also, six IMFP participants, whose products made it to the Shortlist, joined this live session in a short interview.

From these 50 products, 18 will be nominated for a prize. The nominees will be announced in January 2021.

The six winners of the International Media Festival will be awarded at the Special Media Session at the World Congress in Toronto in September 2021.

The recording of this live IMFP Session is now available on

You can find all the shortlisted media products here.

Follow the latest festival news on Twitter and Instagram: @imfp2021.