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  • Shaw Centre wins prestigious meeting industry Influencer Award

    Shaw Centre was honoured to receive prestigious recognition at the recent Global Meetings Industry (GMID) Awards ceremony. The Meeting Professionals International (MPI) award program is designed to recognize people or organizations outside the direct industry which have supported the development of meetings and conventions or the development of policy and programs impacting the industry. Each Canadian...

  • Ottawa Tourism, Shaw Centre and Invest Ottawa Launch ThinkOttawa to Attract More International Conferences

    Complimentary support to organizations seeking to host events in Canada’s capital Ottawa, April 9, 2019—Three of Ottawa’s pillar economic development organizations – Ottawa Tourism, Shaw Centre, and Invest Ottawa – are working together to bring more conferences and events to Canada’s capital by supporting local industry leaders in their international conference bids. The new program,...

  • MEDIA ADVISORY – Ottawa Tourism, Shaw Centre, and Invest Ottawa Announce Program

    OTTAWA, ONTARIO April 2, 2019 – Media are invited to join three of Ottawa’s pillar economic development organizations – Ottawa Tourism, Shaw Centre, and Invest Ottawa – for a program announcement on Tuesday, April 9, 10:00 a.m. at the Shaw Centre, in the Trillium Ballroom.   FEATURING: ● His Worship Jim Watson, Mayor, City of...

  • Ottawa’s UK roadshow cements long term partnerships

    Ottawa Tourism completed a week-long roadshow yesterday as part of its ongoing outreach and relationship building with key association clients across the UK and Europe. The trip, which included face to face time with both current and potential clients is part of Ottawa’s ongoing business development strategy to win long term business for Canada’s capital...

  • The Ottawa – Gatineau International Auto Show Returned to Shaw Centre with Over 300 Cars from 34 Manufacturers

    For the 8th consecutive year, the Ottawa – Gatineau International Auto Show returned to Shaw Centre with over 300 cars from 34 manufacturers. The Auto Show was a major success with over 50,000 attendees experiencing a variety of features across all levels of the Shaw Centre facility from March 21st to March 24th. The international...

  • 2018 at the Shaw Centre: The events that shaped the year

    2017 was a tough year to beat after coming down from Canada’s 150th and Ottawa 2017 celebrations. With that being said, the team at Shaw Centre loves a good challenge and this challenge was accepted with open arms. It was yet another successful year with over 485 total events and 48 conventions hosted at the...