Why Choose Our Destination?
Edmonton. All in. Edmonton is a city that knows what it takes to make amazing happen. Especially when it comes to your next gathering. We understand that hosting a conference worthy of happy face emojis takes a dream team. Yours and ours. We’ll take your vision and turn it into “unforgettable” for your delegates. How? With creative solutions, can-do attitude and a citywide network of doers and makers eager to roll up their sleeves and get things done. A million plus Edmontonians call Alberta’s capital home. They’re the entrepreneurs, experts and hosts that can help turn your opportunities into reality. Famous for our festivals, lively arts and music scene, and sprawling picturesque River Valley, we offer much more than just places for your delegates to eat, sleep, and be entertained. And getting here is easier than ever with so many non-stop flights to and from the continually growing Edmonton International Airport. Want to inspire your delegates in the middle of a national park with majestic roaming bison as scenery? We can make that happen. Need a creative thinking space in an architecturally-iconic art gallery? Consider it done. One quick call and you’ll soon see: the word no isn’t in our vocabulary. That’s because our attitude is All In. One thing’s for sure — if you’re looking for a memorable, original, meeting or conference experience, you’ll get it here. Because in Edmonton you’ll find more than a meeting space, you’ll discover the ally you need to make your next gathering succeed. Let’s talk. Ottawa - Eastern Canada, Winnipeg, International / Midwest & Eastern USA E: firstname.lastname@example.org Toronto & Montreal - Eastern Canada, International E: email@example.com Western Canada & USA E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Distance from Airport
- Edmonton International Airport (YEG)
49.89 km from City Center
4th Street Promenade
Art Gallery of Alberta
More Than a Meeting One thing’s for sure—our meeting spaces aren’t just rooms; they’re incubators for great ideas and connections that will foster better business for you. From the engaging and educational to the forward-thinking and flexible, delivering successful events is in our DNA. Edmonton Expo Centre With high-tech features and room for trade and consumer shows, conferences and special events, the Edmonton Expo Centre does big best. Four exhibit halls, a grand ballroom and world-class conference and catering services make their trade show experience unbeatable. • 35,300 sq. ft. conference and meeting space • 16 breakout meeting rooms • 522,000 sq. ft. of facility space • 11,200 sq. ft. pre-function space illuminated by natural lighting • Seven exhibit halls • 6,000 parking stalls • Direct Light Rail Transit connections to Downtown within minutes ICE District A dream nearly a decade in the making, ICE District’s development is fuelled by the optimism of what Edmonton can be – a destination for people from all corners of the city, the country and the world. 25 acres are currently under construction in the heart of Edmonton’s growing Downtown. It’s a place to meet, a place to celebrate, and a place your delegates will never forget. • Winter Garden (2016) for public and private events, up to 4,000 guests • Public Plaza (2017-2020): 77,000 sq. ft. of outdoor space for up to 10,000 guests • Advanced digital and Wi-Fi systems • 80 digital boards for programming • 4,000 parking stalls • Accessible to 2,000 hotel rooms, shopping, restaurants, and Arts District • Five Light Rapid Transit Stations within a 5-minute walk Shaw Conference Centre Awarded for excellence and established as a leading convention centre and venue, the Shaw Conference Centre is located at the foot of our sprawling River Valley and in the heart of Downtown. They’ve hosted almost every type of meeting and convention imaginable since opening in 1983 and their trusted operational expertise can help you grow successful events. • 150,000 sq. ft. of convention, exhibition, and meeting space • 20 breakout meeting rooms • 40,000 sq. ft. of lobby space • Award-winning culinary team, led by Executive Chef Simon Smotkowicz • Accessible to 2,000 hotel rooms, shopping, restaurants, and Arts District • Light Rail Transit connections located just steps away • Coming Soon: mechanized funicular access into the River Valley