National sights and landmarks, cultural treasures and celebration, natural beauty, and a relaxed, cosmopolitan attitude…Ottawa is Canada’s Capital and an extraordinary meeting destination offering an all-new Convention Centre, excellent hotels, an award-winning airport, and broad delegate appeal.
THE VIEW FROM INSIDE IS EVEN MORE SPECTACULAR
With its 100 foot high sweeping glass façade, the Shaw Centre affords panoramic views of downtown Ottawa’s iconic landmarks. Its modern, minimalist interior design combines form, function and flexibility, from its massive Canada Hall to its more modest meeting rooms.
INSPIRED PEOPLE CREATING EXTRAORDINARY EVENTS
From the front office to the back of the house, through the kitchens and serving teams, to staging and technology – Shaw Centre colleagues are united in their commitment to make every event held at the Centre successful and memorable. Let us help you plan and stage your event.
Add a whole new ingredient to team building or sit back and watch as our Chef demonstrates using the latest techniques and freshest ingredients in crEATe kitchen.
GLOBAL CUISINE LOCAL PERSPECTIVE
Executive Chef Geoffrey Morden and his kitchen brigades offer innovative menus that showcase rich local Ottawa ingredients and cuisine. Built on the foundation of “Think Global-Dine Local” the menus are designed with a focus on innovative cuisine and sensational presentation that does not compromise our commitment to eco-friendly service and sustainable practices.
SHAW CENTRE IS A GOLD-LEVEL FACILITY
Shaw Centre has achieved the prestigious Quality Standards Gold distinction by the International Association of Congress Centres (AIPC) Quality Standards program.
THE SHAW CENTRE… ONE OF THE WORLD’S BEST!
Shaw Centre is proud to have finished in the top 3 of convention centres worldwide in the AIPC World’s Best Convention Centre Awards, based on customer survey results. Being named one of the world’s very best convention centres in only our third year of operation speaks volumes about our employees, our facility, our services, and our commitment to you. All reasons why you should consider us for your next event.
CANADA’S MEETING PLACE
The Shaw Centre is an architectural landmark in the heart of downtown Ottawa. With 192,000 square feet of state-of-the-art meeting space, it is ideal for conventions, meetings, trade and consumer shows, galas, receptions, banquets, events and entertainment.