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Voted as the “Best Client-Rated Convention Centre In The World” by the AIPC (International Association of Convention Centres) the Shaw Centre is ready to host your next event. On The Blog will provide timely industry insights and overviews of some of the extraordinary events that occur here at the Shaw Centre, Canada's Meeting Place.

She said YES! Shaw Centre orchestrates proposal in Trillium Ballroom

Published on December 15, 2022

When Lucas Pellegroms reached out to us with a request for proposal, it wasn’t the regular sales request we’re used to receiving. Lucas planned to get down on one knee and pop the question to the love of his life and needed our help to coordinate the details, and because we love a good love…

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CRAVE Food and Wine Festival Showcases Local Culinary Scene

Published on December 1, 2022

The culinary scene in Ottawa is thriving and putting the Nation’s Capital on the map as a notable gastronomic location in Canada. Ottawa is home to many award-winning restaurants with top Chefs who leverage the thousands of local farms in the Ottawa valley. DNA Live recognized this talent and decided to showcase Ottawa’s amazing food…

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Effective Methods of Marketing your Event Online

Published on October 31, 2022

You’ve selected a date for your event, the venue is booked, and the details are coming together! Now you need people to attend your event – but how will you determine where your target market resides in a digital landscape? Our clients often ask us how they can increase their attendance, so our savvy marketing…

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6 Events you Need to Attend at the Shaw Centre this Fall

Published on September 22, 2022

The Shaw Centre is gearing up for one of our busiest seasons of the year! We’re anticipating more than 60 events this fall with your annual favorites and some new events too. We’re planning events of all types and from a wide variety of industries; no matter what you’re into, we truly have events that…

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