Sport Events Congress



SEC18 – the 5Ws!

What is it? The largest annual gathering of everyone connected to the over $6.5 billion sport tourism industry in Canada.

Who attends? Event rights holders, community tourism professionals, event suppliers, event management firms, and elected officials.

Why should you attend? To present your destination to sport organizations seeking a host partner; to take in superb professional development presentations; to network with the brightest and best minds in the sport tourism industry; and to connect elected officials with other like-minded champions of sport tourism.

Where will it be held? The Halifax Convention Centre last hosted the event, which included a special opportunity to experience the excitement of the Men’s U Sports Basketball championships at the Scotiabank Centre. Hotel partners, The Prince George Hotel and The Cambridge Suites Hotel, both located in the heart of historic downtown Halifax, provided a warm east coast welcome to delegates.



Dates & Locations for Upcoming Events:


SEC19 – Westin Hotel, Ottawa (March 19-21, 2019)

SEC20 – Shaw Conference Centre, Edmonton (March 24-26, 2020)