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The Province of Nova Scotia is recommending organizations limit public gatherings. We respect and support this decision.

This is an unprecedented circumstance and we’re working through the impacts to our employees and business. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

IT’S OUR TIME FEMALE LEADERSHIP SUMMIT – The right honourable Michaëlle Jean announced as new headliner at the It’s Our Time Female Leadership Summit.
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(January 29, 2020) – The It’s Our Time Female Leadership Summit  today announced its speakers and launched tickets sales for the event, which is taking place as part of the 2020 IIHF Women’s World Championship. The Summit is on the first day of competition March 31, 2020, at the Halifax Convention Centre.

More than 650 transportation experts will meet at the Halifax Convention Centre, Sept. 15 to 17. At this year’s conference, transportation leaders from around the globe will share best practices in the industry, while discussing advancements and improvements in tolling and transportation technologies providing drivers with greater mobility and enhanced safety.

(KJIPUKTUK – HALIFAX, NS) – At a special send off today for two delegations of Indigenous youth, the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Regional Chief for NS and NL announced his office and region had the successful bid for the 2020 AFN Annual General Assembly.  Discover Halifax, the Halifax Convention Centre and the Province of NS collaborated on the bid document which secured the event that will result in over $4 million in economic impact for the region next July.

The Halifax Convention Centre is celebrating its one-year anniversary since its first client event was hosted on Jan. 20, 2018.
The IIHF Women’s World Championship will return to Nova Scotia for the first time in 16 years, as Hockey Canada announced Tuesday that Halifax and Truro will host the 2020 tournament.
Scotiabank Centre, Atlantic Canada’s largest venue for marquee sporting and entertainment events, re-opens today following completion of the ice slab replacement project.
A 17-game pack for Halifax includes one Team Canada pre-competition game, 10 preliminary-round games, two quarter-finals, two semifinals, and the gold and bronze medal games. This package guarantees four Team Canada games and can be purchased for as low as $299, plus applicable fees.  
The National Lacrosse League (NLL), the largest men’s professional indoor lacrosse league in North America, announced today that a team is coming to Halifax under the ownership of Curt Styres.
07. Erin Esiyok-Prime
Erin Esiyok-Prime
Director, Marketing & Communications
Events East
902-421-1302 ext 2791

COVID-19 Impact of Public Gatherings

With the ongoing concerns around COVID-19 and the recommendation from the Province of Nova Scotia to restrict public gatherings, the Halifax Convention Centre and Scotiabank Centre are closed to events and public access until further notice. This is an unprecedented circumstance that impacts our employees and clients, and we are actively working to support them during this time. COVID-19 IMPACT OF PUBLIC GATHERINGS.