Ottawa

Game on in Ottawa for Sport Event Congress 2021

Canada’s largest gathering of the sport tourism industry will return to Ottawa in 2021 for the 21st edition of Sport Event Congress. The Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance (CSTA), with the support of Ottawa Tourism, will hold the event March 8-10, 2021 at The Westin Ottawa. Held annually since 2001, the 2021 Sport Events Congress will bring together more than 400 national and provincial sport event r...

Ottawa’s UK roadshow cements long-term partnerships

Ottawa Tourism has completed a week-long European roadshow involving reaching out to key association clients. The team from the Canadian capital gained valuable face time with both current and potential clients as part of Ottawa’s ongoing business development strategy to win long-term business. Representatives of the Shaw Centre, Ottawa’s main convention centre, were part of the delegation and Nin...

Meet Ottawa: engineered for conferences

Lesley Mackay, Director of Meetings and Events at Ottawa Tourism, explains why engineers feel right at home when they meet in Canada’s capital city   If Canada were a city, Ottawa would be it. As the country’s capital, Ottawa is a city that tells the stories of Canada like no other. It’s the place where Canadians gather to celebrate their shared heritage. And it’s a region of natural beauty, ...