Shaw Conference Centre

Shaw Conference Centre

October 31, 2014 17:08 ET

Media Advisory: November Events at the Shaw Conference Centre

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Oct. 31, 2014) - Edmonton's Shaw Conference Centre hosts half a million guests at over 700 events annually, including the following events taking place in November:

Nov. 1 Affair of the Heart
University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine student's annual fundraising gala for local children's charities, this year supporting Little Warriors.
Information and tickets available online.
Nov. 1 SCREAM!
Canada's largest EDM Halloween celebration returns. Doors open 8:00 pm.
18-plus event. No Minors.
Information and tickets available online.
Nov. 3-4 13th Annual Health & Safety Conference and Trade Fair
One of Western Canada's largest annual conferences and trade fairs exclusively dedicated to occupational health and safety.
Information and registration online.
Nov. 6 United Way of Alberta Capital Region Round-Up Breakfast
Celebrate rodeo week with breakfast, entertainment, campaign progress updates and guest speakers. 7:30 - 9:30 am.
Tickets available online.
Nov. 6 United Way Poverty Simulation
Participants experience the full range of encounters, obstacles and challenges that replicates a month in the life of a family living in poverty. 9:30 am - 12:00 pm.
Information available online or 780-443-8384. Registration online.
Nov. 6 EY 150th Celebration Reception
The Edmonton division of EY (Ernst &Young) celebrates the organization's 50th anniversary in Canada.
http://www.ey.com/
Nov. 11 Remembrance Day Ceremony
Join members of the Sir Winston Churchill Unit #3, The Army, Navy & Air Force Veterans in Canada for a special commemorative ceremony at 11:00 am at the Shaw Conference Centre outdoor Peace Plaza.
Nov. 13 ACWS Breakfast with the Guys
Edmonton's male community leaders join Mayor Iveson for a hearty breakfast of inspiring conversation with a side of informative audience participation in support of the Alberta Council of Women's Shelters. Doors open at 7:00 am.
Information and tickets available online.
Nov. 14 National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon
Association of Fundraising Professionals hosts the annual National Philanthropy Day Awards, recognizing those who contribute their time, talents and financial support to Edmonton's philanthropic organizations.
Information and tickets available online.
Nov. 15 JDRF 23rd Annual Denim & Diamonds Gala
Annual fundraising gala in support of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation's work to find a cure for Type 1 Diabetes and improve the lives of those living with the disease. Contact cvickers@jdrf.ca or 780-428-0343 for information and ticket reservations.
Nov. 15 U of A Ag Club's 68th Annual Bar None
University of Alberta Faculty of Agriculture Ag Club's annual Alt Country concert event, this year featuring Chad Brownlee and Jess Moskaluke. 18-plus event. No Minors. Doors open 7:00 pm.
Information and tickets available online.
Nov. 18-20 AAMDC Fall 2014 Convention
Alberta Association of Municipal Districts and Counties convention features keynote and plenary speakers, breakout sessions and member voting on resolutions http://www.aamdc.com/events-programs/aamdc-convention
Nov. 22-23 GSP Dance Convention
Groove Street Productions hosts a weekend of dance classes with the entertainment industry's top choreographers and dancers.
Information and registration available online.
Nov. 27-30 Festival of Trees
The annual four-day holiday celebration in support of the University of Alberta Hospital Foundation. Doors open daily at 9:00 am. Special events include:
Nov. 27 - Senior's Day (9:00 am-9:00 pm); Family Night (5:00-9:00 pm)
Nov. 28 - Fashion Show Luncheon (11:00 am); Gala Evening (6:00 pm)
Nov. 29 - Santa's Breakfast 8:30 am
Ticket information and prices available online.

Visit Shaw Conference Centre's New and Improved Website

Whether you are an event planner or attending an event, you'll find everything you need on our new and improved website. SCC's popular event calendar gets more than 5,000 page views every month. Meeting planners will find valuable resources with easy, online booking inquiries. Plus you can learn more about our location and view great jobs and career opportunities with our award-winning service teams.

For more information:

Visit the Shaw Conference Centre events calendar and contact 780-421-9797 or sccinfo@edmonton.com. Visit www.shawconferencecentre.com.

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