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Outside Looking In

If you’ve never visited the city before you may be wondering, why Calgary? What makes us the city that international conferences should come to? As some of you may know, we recently hired Sue Wilkes, our in-market International Business Development Manager-Europe. After spending 10 days in our vibrant city, she had some great things to […]

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Connection is Key to Convention Life

  There are many perks to having your meeting or conference at the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre (CTCC). We are located in the heart of downtown which means we are close to just about everything! We have restaurants, spas, shopping, entertainment and accommodation all conveniently located within a 5 minute walk of the centre. One […]

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Calgary TELUS Convention Centre Invites Europe to Calgary

The Calgary TELUS Convention Centre (CTCC) is excited to announce the addition of Sue Wilkes, International Business Development Manager – Europe, to the team. Sue will be operating in market from London, England and engaging the European market to generate new client opportunities for CTCC and the city of Calgary. Sue has previously worked with […]

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Amazon is considering Calgary and here is why you should too!

  If Amazon comes to Calgary, we have their back. When looking for an location for HQ2 Amazon wants a city where their people and company can thrive. Here’s how our city delivers for Amazon and our convention centre delivers for you. Places to play: The Calgary TELUS Convention Centre (CTCC) is blocks from a network […]

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The Future of Stroke happens at the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre

Did you know that strokes are the third leading cause of death in Canada and a leading cause of disability? A stroke can happen at any age and stroke risk factors are increasing for young adults. That is why events like the Canadian Stroke Congress are so important. This past weekend, hundreds of stroke experts […]

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Changing Landscapes of Classical Music in Calgary

To celebrate Canada 150 Honens is giving back to the community through Pianoscapes, a project aimed to unite Calgarians through great music. Pianoscapes brings together visual artists, musicians and businesses. Five donated pianos were transformed by local artists with designs that reflect each artists’ view on Canada. The pianos will be unveiled at a free […]

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A Basecamp to Discovery

Visitors have come to know Calgary for our Rocky Mountain backdrop and annual Calgary Stampede. Beyond the snow crested mountains and cowboy charm, the region has a 100-year history of dinosaur exploration. Fossil discovery sites like Drumheller, the Dinosaur Capital of the World, and the Royal Tyrrell Museum, home to one of the world’s largest […]

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Calgary’s largest Costume Party is back at the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre

It’s that time a year when Stephen Avenue comes alive with colorful characters from all walks of life.  Otafest is back at the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre (CTCC) for the second year bringing together an energetic community of anime enthusiasts and cosplay. What is cosplay? Cosplay is when people dress up as characters from movies, books […]

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Feeding the 5000: Behind the Scenes

How this Calgary chef pulled off a luncheon for 5000 with a $380 budget. Local Chef Andrew Hewson teamed up with LeftOvers Calgary, the Calgary Regional Partnership and the Recycling Council of Alberta to host an event called Feeding the 5000, bringing awareness to food waste.

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The Most Energetic Agricultural Event Comes to the CTCC

The Calgary TELUS Convention Centre (CTCC) welcomes AGRI-TREND® (AGRI-TREND), a division of Trimble Navigation, to the centre for their FARM FORUM EVENT (FFE) December 6-8, 2016. The forum is expected to bring over 1,000 delegates to the convention centre.

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