Ottawa Convention Centre

Canada's Meeting Place

Calendar of Events

Check below to find out what's happening at the Ottawa Convention Centre.

Aug 21 2014

Launching Lifestyles presents-BREATHE

Showcase entails the following;
Comedy Skits, Dance Performances, Singing Performances, Intermission which includes art viewing and hors d'oeuvres, Slam Poetry and Music Performances

Public Event

Dates and Times:
Thursday, August 21, 2014
7-10 pm

Tickets:
$10
Launching Lifestyles Facebook Page

For Addtional Information, please contact:
Frankie Geddes
launching_lifestyles@hotmail.com
Twitter @LaunchingLS
Click Here for Facebook Page

Sep 12 2014

Northern Finance Association Annual Conference

The Northern Finance Association has had a quarter century of fall forums at which finance academics, professionals, and PhD students from throughout North America and around the world gather to hear and present the latest research in all areas of finance. These areas include: asset pricing, arbitrage, behavioral finance, corporate finance, corporate governance, derivatives, emerging markets, financial development, financial institutions, finance theory, financial regulation, international finance, market efficiency, market microstructure, mathematical finance, real estate finance, and other papers of general interest.

Public Event

Dates and Times:
Friday September 12 , 2014, 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday September 13 , 2014, 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sunday September 14 , 2014, 7:00 am - 12:00 pm

Registration:
Membership in the Northern Finance Association ($50) is required.
Registration Fee: $340
Please register for this event by visiting their website www.northernfinance.org/2014

For additional information, please contact:
Professor Gordon Sick
Program Chair, Northern Finance Association 2014
403 220 7165
nfaProgramChair@northernfinance.org  
www.northernfinance.org.

Sep 13 2014

Northern Finance Association Annual Conference

The Northern Finance Association has had a quarter century of fall forums at which finance academics, professionals, and PhD students from throughout North America and around the world gather to hear and present the latest research in all areas of finance. These areas include: asset pricing, arbitrage, behavioral finance, corporate finance, corporate governance, derivatives, emerging markets, financial development, financial institutions, finance theory, financial regulation, international finance, market efficiency, market microstructure, mathematical finance, real estate finance, and other papers of general interest.

Public Event

Dates and Times:
Friday September 12 , 2014, 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday September 13 , 2014, 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sunday September 14 , 2014, 7:00 am - 12:00 pm

Registration:
Membership in the Northern Finance Association ($50) is required.
Registration Fee: $340
Please register for this event by visiting their website www.northernfinance.org/2014

For additional information, please contact:
Professor Gordon Sick
Program Chair, Northern Finance Association 2014
403 220 7165
nfaProgramChair@northernfinance.org  
www.northernfinance.org.

Sep 13 2014

Wedding Palace Bridal Show

Ottawa's Premier Bridal Show in the heart of downtown!  If you're getting married, it's a must-attend bridal event!  Fabulous door prizes and amazing fashion shows!  Don't miss it!

Public Event

Date and Time:
Saturday, September 13th and Sunday, September 14, 2014
11:00am to 5:00pm

Tickets:
$15/Ticket

For Addtional Information, please contact:
Amanda Andrews
President
613-612-5468
info@weddingpalace.ca
www.weddingpalace.ca

Sep 14 2014

Northern Finance Association Annual Conference

The Northern Finance Association has had a quarter century of fall forums at which finance academics, professionals, and PhD students from throughout North America and around the world gather to hear and present the latest research in all areas of finance. These areas include: asset pricing, arbitrage, behavioral finance, corporate finance, corporate governance, derivatives, emerging markets, financial development, financial institutions, finance theory, financial regulation, international finance, market efficiency, market microstructure, mathematical finance, real estate finance, and other papers of general interest.

Public Event

Dates and Times:
Friday September 12 , 2014, 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday September 13 , 2014, 7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sunday September 14 , 2014, 7:00 am - 12:00 pm

Registration:
Membership in the Northern Finance Association ($50) is required.
Registration Fee: $340
Please register for this event by visiting their website www.northernfinance.org/2014

For additional information, please contact:
Professor Gordon Sick
Program Chair, Northern Finance Association 2014
403 220 7165
nfaProgramChair@northernfinance.org  
www.northernfinance.org

Sep 14 2014

Wedding Palace Bridal Show

Ottawa's Premier Bridal Show in the heart of downtown!  If you're getting married, it's a must-attend bridal event!  Fabulous door prizes and amazing fashion shows!  Don't miss it!

Public Event

Date and Time:
Saturday, September 13th and Sunday, September 14, 2014
11:00am to 5:00pm

Tickets:
$15/Ticket

For Addtional Information, please contact:
Amanda Andrews
President
613-612-5468
info@weddingpalace.ca
www.weddingpalace.ca

Sep 16 2014

Hydronic College, TA Hydronics Ottawa "Energy Insights" Seminar

New Seminar to offer insights into how to save energy in HVAC systems
TA Hydronics’ new Energy Insights seminars reveal how to draw the greatest efficiency from HVAC systems – including an average energy reduction of 30%.

More than 365,000 people have attended TA Hydronics seminars over the last five years, more than 80,000 in 2013 alone.  In the course of interacting with so many professionals we have gained profound and invaluable insights into the diverse energy challenges facing our customers and industry. Now we are pleased to be sharing these with our new Energy Insights seminars.

Public Event

Dates and Times:
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
2pm-6pm

Tickets:
You must register for this free eventwww.tahydronics.com/en/hvac-seminars-training/about-seminars/

For Addtional Information, please contact:
Bhumika Lathia
Sr. Sales, Technical and Marketing Manager
trainings.na@tahydronics.com
214-613-4723
www.tahydronics.com

Sep 17 2014

Employment Law and the Aging Workforce: An Employer's Guide

Please join presenter Alanna Twohey of Bird Richard for a discussion of some of the many ways in which an aging population may impact your ability to manage your workplace, from granting leaves of absence to terminating employment.
The seminar will focus on the following topics:

  • Caregivers – What obligations do employers have towards employees who provide care for older relatives
  • Reasonable notice – How does age impact the amount of reasonable notice of termination to which an employee is entitled?
  • Retirement – The latest word from the courts on: the impact of pension benefits received during the notice period; and when and how employers can change retirees’ benefits.

Public Event

Date and Time:
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Registration:
Please contact Shannon Magee to register for this complimentary presentation

For Addtional Information, please contact:
Shannon Magee
Administrative Assistant
smagee@birdrichard.com
613-238-3772
http://lawyersforemployers.ca/

Sep 27 2014

[free-them] Freedom Walk to End Human Trafficking

On Saturday, September 27th join [free-them] at our [free-them] Freedom Walk in downtown Ottawa! Breakfast & Honourary Ceremony: 9:00am at the Ottawa Convention Centre, 55 Colonel By Dr. Walk: 11:30am route: Elgin - Catherine - Bank - Parliament Hill

We join together to raise our voices on behalf of the 27 million people enslaved in our world, we join together to stand for freedom and justice, and we join together to say that human trafficking is slavery. A human should never be bought and sold.

Hear from Deputy Mayor Steve Desroches; Minster of Public Safety Steven Blaney; Ottawa Police Detective Carolyn Botting; and a victim of human trafficking. The morning will be emceed by  Ken Evraire. Join the freedom movement and walk with us Saturday, September 27th!! For details & registration, visit www.freethem.ca

Public Event

Date and Time:
Saturday, September 27, 2014
9:00am - 11:30am

Registration:
$30
www.freethem.ca

For Addtional Information, please contact:
Ashley Elliott
Ottawa Walk Coordinator
ashley@freethem.ca
613-898-2743
www.freethem.ca

Oct 02 2014

Study and Go Abroad Fair

The Study and Go Abroad Fair is Canada’s largest international university and student travel expo.  The expo is a unique opportunity for students, young professionals and parents to meet with universities from around the world, showcasing undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, certificates and diplomas.  Check out the Travel Zone for Gap Year and other travel opportunities; volunteering, work abroad, internships and language travel.  Learn about scholarships, admission requirements and a full range of exciting programs. 

Pre-register online to save time, or on-site on the day and you will be entered into our Grand Prize Draw. 

Public Event

Date and Times:
Thursday, October 2, 2014, 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

The expo opens at  2pm but come early at 1pm to catch our guest speaker.
First seminar starts at 1:00pm.

Admission:
Admission is free, and free seminars are held during the event.

Contact Information:
Katie Idle
Director of Sales and Marketing
info@studyandgoabroad.com
For more information, visit www.studyandgoabroad.com.

Oct 31 2014

Blood Donor Clinic, 2nd floor

The Blood Signal is on! Act now before the long weekend; book and keep your blood donation appointment. Visit www.blood.ca, download our new GiveBlood app or call 1 888 2 DONATE to book an appointment to give blood now. 

Public Event

Date and Time:
Friday, October 31, 2014
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

For Addtional Information, please contact:
Canadian Blood Services - Jan Grant
Event Coordinator
613-560-1422
jan.grant@blood.ca
www.blood.ca

Oct 31 2014

Haunted Carnival

Get your friends and put on your best costume for Ottawa's biggest Halloween party - Haunted Carnival!

Public Event

Date and Time:
Friday October 31, 2014 
8:00pm to 2:00am

Tickets:
$40/Ticket

For Addtional Information, please contact:
Josh Chartrand
Operations Manager
josh@facesmag.ca
613-591-6093
www.facesmag.ca
http://www.hauntedcarnivalott.com/

Nov 01 2014

Ottawa Vintage Clothing Show

Canada's biggest sale of vintage clothing, jewelery & accessories - including fabulous vintage designer pieces.
It's going to be One Amazing Day!
www.Facebook.com/OttawaVintageClothingShow

Public event

Dates and Times:
Saturday, November 01, 2014, 10:00am - 5:00pm

Tickets:
$10.00 available at the door.

Information:
ottawavintageclothingshow.ca

Nov 06 2014

Ottawa Wine & Food Festival

Now in its 29th year, the Ottawa Wine and Food Festival (November 6-9, 2014) will offer a host of new events for foodies and wine lovers as well as some stand-out sell outs from last year’s festival:

  • The Taste and Discover Series, wine tasting seminars for the novice to the connoisseur.
  • Tasting Alley, one of our most popular events, this 2 hour VIP tasting is sure to sell-out again this year.

Public Event

Dates and Times:
For a  full listing of events and times, please visit www.ottawawineandfoodfestival.com.

Tickets:
There are two ways to enjoy the festival: Day Passes & Special Event Tickets that give you dedicated VIP access. For more information, please visit www.ottawawineandfoodfestival.com.

Additional Information:
For more details on the festival, please visit www.ottawawineandfoodfestival.com

Nov 07 2014

Ottawa Wine & Food Festival

Now in its 29th year, the Ottawa Wine and Food Festival (November 6-9, 2014) will offer a host of new events for foodies and wine lovers as well as some stand-out sell outs from last year’s festival:

  • The Taste and Discover Series, wine tasting seminars for the novice to the connoisseur.
  • Tasting Alley, one of our most popular events, this 2 hour VIP tasting is sure to sell-out again this year.

Public Event

Dates and Times:
For a  full listing of events and times, please visit www.ottawawineandfoodfestival.com.

Tickets:
There are two ways to enjoy the festival: Day Passes & Special Event Tickets that give you dedicated VIP access. For more information, please visit www.ottawawineandfoodfestival.com.

Additional Information:
For more details on the festival, please visit www.ottawawineandfoodfestival.com

Nov 08 2014

Ottawa Wine & Food Festival

Now in its 29th year, the Ottawa Wine and Food Festival (November 6-9, 2014) will offer a host of new events for foodies and wine lovers as well as some stand-out sell outs from last year’s festival:

  • The Taste and Discover Series, wine tasting seminars for the novice to the connoisseur.
  • Tasting Alley, one of our most popular events, this 2 hour VIP tasting is sure to sell-out again this year.

Public Event

Dates and Times:
For a  full listing of events and times, please visit www.ottawawineandfoodfestival.com.

Tickets:
There are two ways to enjoy the festival: Day Passes & Special Event Tickets that give you dedicated VIP access. For more information, please visit www.ottawawineandfoodfestival.com.

Additional Information:
For more details on the festival, please visit www.ottawawineandfoodfestival.com

Nov 09 2014

Ottawa Wine and Food Show

Now in its 29th year, the Ottawa Wine and Food Festival (November 6-9, 2014) will offer a host of new events for foodies and wine lovers as well as some stand-out sell outs from last year’s festival:

Public Event

Dates :
For a full listing of events and times, please visit www.ottawawineandfoodfestival.com.

Tickets:
There are two ways to enjoy the festival: Day Passes & Special Event Tickets that give you dedicated VIP access. For more information, please visit www.ottawawineandfoodfestival.com.

Additional Information: http://www.ottawawineandfoodshow.com/index.html

Nov 20 2014

Second Annual Evening of Hope Ottawa in support of Lung Cancer Canada

The Evening of Hope is the only fundraiser for lung cancer in Ottawa. Please join us for a cocktail reception, a silent auction and some dancing and help raise awareness and much needed funds for lung cancer research and treatment.

Public Event

Date and Times:
Thursday, November 20, 2014, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Tickets:
Tickets are $100. Please visit ottawaeveningofhope4lcc.com to purchase your tickets in advance.

For additional information, please contact:
Louise Bowles
Chair, Evening of Hope Ottawa
eveningofhopeottawa@outlook.com
613.841.8892
ottawaeveningofhope4lcc.com

Nov 24 2014

Genomics: the Power and the Promise

On November 24-26, 2014, Genome Canada and the Gairdner Foundation, in collaboration with the six regional Genome Centres, will be hosting their next signature event entitled: Genomics: the Power & the Promise which will be held in Ottawa (Ontario), Canada

Public Event

Date and Time:
Monday, November 24, 2014 1:00 pm - 5:10 pm
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 8:30 am -  5:00 pm
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Registration:
http://powerandpromise.cvent.com/2014

For Addtional Information, please contact:
Hélène Meilleur
Director of Events and Sponsorships - Genome Canada
613-751-4460 ext. 216
hmeilleur@genomecanada.ca
www.genomecanada.ca

Nov 25 2014

Genomics: the Power and the Promise

On November 24-26, 2014, Genome Canada and the Gairdner Foundation, in collaboration with the six regional Genome Centres, will be hosting their next signature event entitled: Genomics: the Power & the Promise which will be held in Ottawa (Ontario), Canada

Public Event

Date and Time:
Monday, November 24, 2014 1:00 pm - 5:10 pm
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 8:30 am -  5:00 pm
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Registration:
http://powerandpromise.cvent.com/2014

For Addtional Information, please contact:
Hélène Meilleur
Director of Events and Sponsorships - Genome Canada
613-751-4460 ext. 216
hmeilleur@genomecanada.ca
www.genomecanada.ca

Nov 26 2014

Genomics: the Power and the Promise

On November 24-26, 2014, Genome Canada and the Gairdner Foundation, in collaboration with the six regional Genome Centres, will be hosting their next signature event entitled: Genomics: the Power & the Promise which will be held in Ottawa (Ontario), Canada

Public Event

Date and Time:
Monday, November 24, 2014 1:00 pm - 5:10 pm
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 8:30 am -  5:00 pm
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Registration:
http://powerandpromise.cvent.com/2014

For Addtional Information, please contact:
Hélène Meilleur
Director of Events and Sponsorships - Genome Canada
613-751-4460 ext. 216
hmeilleur@genomecanada.ca
www.genomecanada.ca

Dec 02 2014

Canadian Immunization Conference 2014

From December 2-4, 2014, public health practitioners, health care providers, vaccine providers, researchers, immunization policy-makers and program managers, vaccine manufacturers, academics, students and other stakeholders who contribute to Canada’s vaccination system will gather in Ottawa, Ontario at the 2014 Canadian Immunization Conference to demonstrate their commitment to immunization as an important public health measure.

Public Event

Dates and Times:
Tuesday Dec 2, 2014 9:00-17:30
Wednesday, Dec 3 - Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 07:00-14:30

Registration:
To register for this event please visit their website http://cic-cci.ca/en/registration

For Addtional Information, please contact:
secretariat@cic-cci.ca
613-725-3769 ext. 119
http://cic-cci.ca/en

Dec 03 2014

Canadian Immunization Conference 2014

From December 2-4, 2014, public health practitioners, health care providers, vaccine providers, researchers, immunization policy-makers and program managers, vaccine manufacturers, academics, students and other stakeholders who contribute to Canada’s vaccination system will gather in Ottawa, Ontario at the 2014 Canadian Immunization Conference to demonstrate their commitment to immunization as an important public health measure.

Public Event

Dates and Times:
Tuesday Dec 2, 2014 9:00-17:30
Wednesday, Dec 3 - Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 07:00-14:30

Registration:
To register for this event please visit their website http://cic-cci.ca/en/registration

For Addtional Information, please contact:
secretariat@cic-cci.ca
613-725-3769 ext. 119
http://cic-cci.ca/en

Dec 04 2014

Canadian Immunization Conference 2014

From December 2-4, 2014, public health practitioners, health care providers, vaccine providers, researchers, immunization policy-makers and program managers, vaccine manufacturers, academics, students and other stakeholders who contribute to Canada’s vaccination system will gather in Ottawa, Ontario at the 2014 Canadian Immunization Conference to demonstrate their commitment to immunization as an important public health measure.

Public Event

Dates and Times:
Tuesday Dec 2, 2014 9:00-17:30
Wednesday, Dec 3 - Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 07:00-14:30

Registration:
To register for this event please visit their website http://cic-cci.ca/en/registration

For Addtional Information, please contact:
secretariat@cic-cci.ca
613-725-3769 ext. 119
http://cic-cci.ca/en

Apr 19 2015

Spring Vintage Clothing Show

Canada's biggest sale of vintage clothing, jewellery & accessories - including fabulous vintage designer pieces.
It's going to be One Amazing Day!
www.Facebook.com/OttawaVintageClothingShow

Public event

Dates and Times:
Sunday, April 19, 2015, 10:00am - 5:00pm

Tickets:
$10.00 available at the door.

Information:
ottawavintageclothingshow.ca

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55 Colonel By Drive,
Ottawa, ON
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