Schedule of Events

SEC 2018 is shaping up to be CSTA’s most dynamic Congress ever!  With over 400 delegates expected, the 2018 Sport Events Congress should not be missed. 

SEC 2018 Schedule (PDF - updated February 28-18)

SEC 2018 Schedule (Mobile Device Friendly Version)

Speakers and Presenters

Registration Fees


Hospitality Events

We’re famous for our evening hospitality events!  Here’s a look at what is planned for SEC18:

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Alexander Keith’s Brewery Tour & Social | 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm | 1496 Lower Water Street

“Ciad Mille Failte” (or “One Hundred Thousand Welcomes”) to one of the oldest breweries in North America. You’ll be escorted ‘back in time’ by citizens of Halifax in the year 1863. Learn how Mr. Keith makes his great beer and then sample one or two ales and snacks at the “Stag’s Head”, the historic pub in what used to be the aging cavern of Mr. Keith’s Brewery. Listen to captivating stories while enjoying live music from some of Halifax’s most talented young local musicians. This is an award winning year-round “Celebration of Nova Scotia Good Times”!

RSVP: SEC18 Delegates only - RSVP required (during online registration)
Menu: Maritime pub fare
Dress Code: Casual
Transportation: Bus departures from the Prince George Hotel at 5:30 pm, 5:45 pm and 6 pm. Return is at 8:15 pm and 8:30 pm

The Flamingle | 8:30 pm to midnight | Windsor Room, Prince George Hotel

DYK that flamingos flock in groups of up to several hundred? Just like SEC delegates! Flamingos are the 'it' motif, so come mix and mingle at our flamingo-themed party complete with pink bevvies, DJ and prizes to be won!


RSVP: SEC18 Delegates only - RSVP required (during online registration)
Menu: Host Bar & Light Snacks
Dress Code: Pink/Tropical Chic
Transportation: N/A


Thursday, March 8, 2018

U SPORTS Men’s Final 8 Basketball | 5:30 pm onwards | Scotiabank Centre, 1800 Argyle St

Join Halifax for pre-game warm-up – snacks & bevvies. Then, it’s a basketball doubleheader at Scotiabank Centre with Game 1 tip-off at 6 pm and a start time for Game 2 of 8 pm. After the game, check out one of the local bars in the downtown core and experience east coast hospitality at its finest!

RSVP: Ticketed Event - SEC18 Delegates only - RSVP required (during online registration). 
Tickets & coupon for concessions (for those who have RSVP’d) will be available in Vendor Alley from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm or at the Box Office foyer (Carmichael St.) at 5:30 pm.
Menu: Event ticket includes coupon for stadium concessions
Dress Code: Casual
Transportation: N/A

Note: Extend your stay in Halifax to catch all of the U SPORTS Men’s Final Eight Basketball Tournament between March 8th and 11th. Buy tickets.


Note: These events are limited to registered SEC delegates. No outside guests may attend and RSVPs are required at the time of online registration. In certain cases, additional fees may apply for certain events and/or for additional food and beverage not provided by event organizers. SEC delegate name badge must worn at all times.