Special Events

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

6 - 8 p.m.

National Conference Opening Reception at NSCAD - Supported by Platinum Sponsor, iA Financial Group

Welcome to Halifax! Meet in the lobby of the Westin Nova Scotian at 5:45 p.m. for the 10-minute walk to the Nova Scotia College of Art & Design. Meet new colleagues, greet old friends and sample delicious local foods while you groove to the music and see artworks created.

A ticket to the Opening Reception is included for all full package registrants of the National Conference. If you purchased a one-day registration package, you will need to purchase a ticket to the opening reception.

Light hors d’oeuvres will be served and attendees will receive a ticket for 1 complimentary beverage.


Wednesday, June 6

12:10 - 1:45 p.m.

Prix d'Excellence luncheon in the Westin Nova Scotian - supported by Platinum Sponsor, Tempo Framing Systems

Who will receive a Gold, Silver, or Bronze 2018 CCAE Prix d’Excellence in each of 26 categories? Join CCAE for this suspenseful celebration. Cheer on Canada’s best advancement work of 2017, and during the rest of the conference, talk to Prix d’Excellence recipients to gain fresh ideas for your own advancement shop. 

The Prix d’Excellence luncheon is open to all registrants of the National Conference.

 


6 - 9 p.m.

CCAE Awards Reception and Dinner at Pier 21 - Supported by CCAE National Partner, TD Insurance Meloche Monnex

President’s Reception (by invitation): 5:00 – 5:45 p.m.
Awards Reception: 5:45 – 6:45 p.m.
Awards Dinner: 7 - 9 p.m.

Meet in the lobby of the Westin Nova Scotian at 5:30 p.m. for the 10-minute walk to Pier 21.

Immerse in the ambience of historic Pier 21 as you mingle during the Awards Reception. Applaud Canadian advancement’s top achievers, upcoming stars, and champions of education at the business-dress dinner.

A ticket to the Awards Evening is included for all full package registrants of the National Conference. If you purchased a one-day registration package, you will have to purchase a ticket to the awards evening.

Light hors d’oeuvres will be served during the reception and attendees will receive a ticket for 1 complimentary beverage. A full-course, seated dinner will be served once the awards presentation has concluded.


Thursday, June 6

7 - 10 p.m.

CCAE Social Night at Alexander Keith’s Brewery - Supported by CCAE National Partner, MBNA.

Gather in the lobby of the Westin Nova Scotian at 6:45 p.m. to walk to Keith’s.

Tour the classic brewery upon entry, and hang out with the Ghost of Alexander Keith. Enjoy live music and games during this festive evening that closes #ccae2018.

A ticket to Social Night is included for all full package registrants of the National Conference. If you purchased a one-day registration package, you will have to purchase a ticket to this event.

Food stations and appetizers will be available during the evening, providing a taste of Halifax bounty. Attendees can enjoy beer, cider, hard lemonade and wine from the Keith’s bar. Please consume responsibly.

National Partners

MBNA TD