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Shaw Conference Centre

9797 Jasper Ave NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1N9, Canada
+1 780-421-9797
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Attended Diabetes Canada Annual Conference for Professionals

I attended this four day conference at this massive centre on three levels, all accessible by... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
PapaHow
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Winnipeg, Canada
Banquet Meal

The Edmonton and District Soccer Association (EDSA) has held many banquets here. Last night's... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
JeanEdmontonCanada
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Edmonton Canada
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This is where Edmonton meets, celebrates, innovates and more. Awarded for our excellence, established as a leading convention centre and venue in Canada, the Shaw Conference Centre – opened in 1983 and now a division of Edmonton Economic Development – sits as a monument to Edmonton’s prosperity and bright future ahead.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“great venue” (8 reviews)
“canada place” (3 reviews)
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9797 Jasper Ave NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1N9, Canada
Downtown
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I attended this four day conference at this massive centre on three levels, all accessible by escalator (and stairs). Diabetes Canada used all levels for this very extensive conference and educational event. The staff and volunteers from Diabetes Canada were very friendly and always seemed...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

The Edmonton and District Soccer Association (EDSA) has held many banquets here. Last night's banquet food was not a delicious as past years. My friends and I look forward to the beet salad, perogies, great beef and a wonderful selection of desserts. The beets and...More

Thank JeanEdmontonCanada
EdmontonSCC, Manager at Shaw Conference Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Hi Jean, Thank you very much for your valued review. We definitely understand and appreciate your desire for perogies. While we have this item available for clients, unfortunately this was not selected by the event organizer. We sincerely appreciate your feedback and hope to see...More

Reviewed 18 October 2017

We attended the Chris de Burgh concert on Oct 16th here, it is an okay place for a concert, sound was good and there was ample room for the crowd, access was easy via public transportation ,the only drawback is the many flights of stair...More

Thank southwind61
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Long time ago I used to be @ shaw conference centre it is huge place to be Thank you for your help when I was there

Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I went to see Die Antwoord here last night. This is a good, well-set up public space with huge windows overlooking the river. They have a large room that can be used for concerts. They often set up bleachers for those types of events, and...More

Thank Alexis K
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Often the escalators are NOT working. Food is over priced so bring your own food with you. We attend here every January for a conference.

Thank Hilario J
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Great location and pretty good food as well. Located near the river valley, there are many locations for some nice pictures. If you need a nice Hotel, many are within walking distance. The venue is huge and can accommodate large groups, attended my daughters high...More

Thank 485darylc
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Recently attended my cousin's high school banquet here and I was reminded of why people continue to rave about the conference centre. The service was speedy and professional. My cousin forgot to order me a vegetarian meal but they remedied that immediately and with no...More

Thank mariamsa
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is a wonderful center overlooking the river. Airy and cheerful. Rooms are well appointed and equipped. The only problem that I had was that the escalators were continually closed off, and the elevators not readily visible.

Thank GeorgeFMarkhamON
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

So much light. What a view of the river and green areas in Edmonton. Good hot coffee in HUGE urns (Starbucks) so they don't run out on delegates. Good food (multiple salads and braised root vegetables for lunch? Oh yeah). Easy to find restrooms. Digital...More

Thank Paul N
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