The World Ski Awards 2017 was a three-day programme of unrivalled networking events, dinners, and exclusive ski experience activities. The highlight event was the red carpet World Ski Awards Gala Ceremony on the evening of November 18th. Ski tourism figureheads and market leaders from North America, Europe, Asia, South America and Australasia attended and the World Ski Awards 2017 winners revealed.
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2017 Event Details

A full 3 day programme of events and activities have been built around the World Ski Awards Ceremony to ensure a weekend of unrivalled networking opportunities and memories that will stay with you for a lifetime!


17th-19th November 2017


A-ROSA Kitzbühel, Austria.

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19:00 Cocktail reception
20:00 Gala Dinner & Ceremony
23:00 After Party

Attire: Cocktail

World Ski Awards Gala Ceremony 2017



Friday 17th November 2017

Day – Option One: City tour 4:00–6:00pm

A tour of the legendary picturesque town of Kitzbühel - the home of skiing and the home of the World Ski Awards. Your personal guide will introduce you to this enchanting Alpine town's history-rich squares and romantic alleys. Guests to meet in reception at 3:50pm.

Day – Option Two: Spa*

Enjoy a luxurious sensory experience at the multi award-winning SPA-ROSA. Some much deserved pampering and revitalizing before an action-packed World Ski Awards weekend.

*additional charge

Dinner 6:30–9:30pm

World Ski Awards opening networking welcome dinner in an authentic Tyrolean style with dinner in Restaurant Streif – arrive at your leisure! Followed by peer-to-peer networking in a relaxed setting around the A-ROSA bar.

Saturday 18th November 2017


Start the day with a vitality breakfast at the Restaurant Streif.

Day – Option One: Ski Hahnenkamm 9:00am–3:30pm

Experience an unforgettable day of private guided skiing on the slopes of the legendary Hahnenkamm. A gourmet lunch will be provided with special guests in attendance to ensure the experience lives long in the memory. Skis and boots are provided but please remember to bring your ski wear! Guests to meet at the hotel reception at 8:45am.

Day – Option Two: Hiking in the Kitzbühel Alps 9:15am–2:30pm

Take a visit a visit to some of the Alps most breath-taking natural scenery including a visit to the start house of the world famous "Streif" on the "Hahnenkamm" whilst enjoying a gourmet lunch on the mountain! Guests to meet at the hotel reception at 9:00am.

Day – Option Three: Spa*

Relax and re-energize in the beautiful 3,000 m² SPA-ROSA. Time to look and feel your best as the red-carpet awaits.

* additional charge

Evening – Cocktail reception and Gala Ceremony 7:00pm

The main event that puts Glitz in Kitz! The 2017 World Ski Awards! Beginning with a cocktail reception in the Castle Hall, the glittering evening will include a Gala Dinner, the much anticipated unveiling of the 2017 World Ski Awards winners, entertainment and a celebratory after-party!

Sunday 19th November 2017

Swarovski Crystal Worlds Tour 9:00am–3:30pm

Experience the Swarovski Crystal Worlds which opened in 1995 - the centennial anniversary of the company's founding. Multimedia artist André Heller designed a unique and magical place! Visited by over thirteen million visitors from all over the world, in this magical place, you will encounter modern art as well as ancient history. Visit "The Giant" and his garden and let yourself be enchanted by the beauty, inspiration and energy, the care, and aesthetics. Guests to meet at the hotel reception at 08:45am.


Special Rates Offered

A-ROSA Kitzbühel is pleased to offer the following special accommodation rates for World Ski Award attendees.

Deluxe Accommodations:

Room type Rates
Standard room with single occupancy per night €299.00
Standard room with double occupancy per night €389.00
Suite with single occupancy per night €399.00
Suite with double occupancy per night €489.00


To take advantage of these rates, please fill out the following document and return to the reservations team using the email address below.

Reservation Sheet

Christina Lunzer
Telephone: +43 5356 656 607 03
Email: [email protected]

Visa Information

Austria is a member of the European Union and Schengen Treaty. We advise that you please check your specific visa requirements and ensure that should you need to obtain a visa that you apply for this prior to travel to Austria.

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To book your tickets for this fantastic event, please contact us using the details below:

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Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7925 0000

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