Annual Conference

The Convention Centres Canada Annual Conference and Business meeting is held annually at on of our Member Centres. The Annual Conference provides education and networking to CEOs and other Senior Staff, fostering a stronger Industry and peer-to-peer relationships.

The annual conference includes; a presentation of the results of our Annual Benchmarking Survey, targeted education on trends in the Convention Centre Industry, opportunities for information sharing, and the Board of Directors’ Meeting.


Halifax Convention Centre – September 18-20, 2019
Click here to view the 2019 Conference Agenda

Thank you to our past Annual Conference host venues:

2018 | Metro Toronto Convention Centre and the Enercare Centre: July 22-25

2017 | Fredericton Convention Centre: September 19-21

2016 | Ottawa Convention Centre: October 12-14

2015 | Calgary TELUS Convention Centre: October 27-28, co-located with CSAE**

2014 | Vancouver Convention Centre: October 1-3, co-located IAVM*

2013 | World Trade Centre and Convention Centre (Halifax): June 16-18

2012 | Calgary TELUS Convention Centre: July 15-17

2011| Palais de Congrès de Montréal: June 15-17

2010 | TCU Place (Saskatoon): June 17-19

2009 | Hamilton Convention Centre: June 18-20

2008 | Shaw Convention Centre (Edmonton): June 19-22

*IAVM – International Association of Venue Management
**CSAE – Canadian Society of Association Executives