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Shaw Conference Centre is the First conference venue in Canada to receive a 5 Green Key Meetings rating

EDMONTON, AB – Green Key Global, a leading international environmental certification body evaluating sustainable venue operations, has awarded the prestigious “5 Green Keys” rating to Edmonton’s Shaw Conference Centre (SCC). A leader in the conventions and meetings industry, SCC becomes the first conference venue in Canada to receive this prestigious rating. “We are very pleased […]

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Celebrating Our Industry: National Meetings Industry Day 2015

As we get set to celebrate National Meetings Industry Day on April 16, I’m reminded of the important role convention centres play in our community. While some may see the Shaw Conference Centre as only a venue that hosts world-class events, we actually have a much larger impact in economic development and community building. Firstly, […]

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Perception – The Shaw Conference Centre as Photographic Inspiration

A new perspective on an Edmonton institution The Shaw Conference Centre is a unique structure built into Edmonton’s beloved river valley in 1983. When the centre was first constructed, it was revered for its architecture and design. Now, at 32 years old, it is difficult to find an angle or shot that hasn’t already been captured. That […]

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April Events at the Shaw Conference Centre

Edmonton’s Shaw Conference Centre hosts half a million guests at over 700 events annually, including the following events taking place this month.   Apr 2 Thaw at the Shaw featuring Marilyn Manson 6:00 pm. General admission, 18+ event, government ID required. Event information, Tickets at Ticketmaster   Apr 3-4 Northern Lights Music Festival 8 pm – 2 […]

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March Events at the Shaw Conference Centre

Edmonton’s Shaw Conference Centre hosts half a million guests at over 700 events annually, including the following events taking place this month.   Mar 3 Conference Board of Canada’s Western Business Outlook 2015 Canada’s top economic forecasting team and senior regional business leaders share their insights on 2015 http://www.conferenceboard.ca/conf/15-0151/default.aspx   Mar 5 Alberta School of Business Canadian […]

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Live streaming the build of Red Bull Crashed Ice’s most technical track of the season

Longer, steeper — faster? Edmonton will be home to the most technical track on the current Red Bull Crashed Ice tour, and the Shaw Conference Centre is offering a behind the scenes look at the building of the elaborate track that will snake its way around the downtown convention centre via a live stream at […]

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February Events at the Shaw Conference Centre

Edmonton’s Shaw Conference Centre hosts half a million guests at over 700 events annually, including: Feb 3  Edmonton Catholic School District – Faith Development Day Edmonton Catholic Schools welcome Fr. Raymond Carey​, as our guest speaker. We also welcome Bishop Gregory Bittman who will celebrate the Eucharistic Liturgy with us. Find more information on the […]

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January events at the Shaw Conference Centre

Edmonton’s Shaw Conference Centre hosts half a million guests at over 700 events annually, including the following events taking place in January: Jan 2  Black Label Society Concert With Hatebreed and Butcher Babies 7 pm, general admission, all-ages event, with licensed beer gardens for patrons of legal drinking age. Tickets: $58.50 at Ticketmaster Event info: […]

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Share Your Holiday Memories

The Holidays December is one of our busiest months at the Shaw Conference Centre. We serve over 25,000 guests and host between 60 to 70 diverse holiday parties. We cook, bake, prepare, pour, serve, clean and decorate every single day during the holiday season. Our building is bustling with people; it is full of holiday […]

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December events at the Shaw Conference Centre

  Edmonton’s Shaw Conference Centre hosts half a million guests at over 700 events annually, including the following events taking place in December:   Dec 4  Mother Mother Concert includes special guest USS. This is a general admission all-ages event with licensed beer gardens for patrons of legal drinking age. http://www.livenation.com/ Tickets: $46.50 at Ticketmaster […]

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