The city of Shawinigan is at the leading edge of technology when it comes to welcoming conference delegates and businesspeople.
Only 90 minutes from Montréal and Québec City, Shawinigan’s Convention Centre (once a heritage industrial building) is a stunning, light and airy structure that is perfect for all manner of gatherings, from conferences to trade shows and business meetings. In the heart of the tourism hub, and providing urban amenities in a marvellous natural setting, the 45 000-square-foot historic building offers 13 meeting rooms with a capacity of 900 people. More meeting spaces and accommodations are available at the adjacent Auberge Gouverneur, which faces the mesmerizing Rivière Saint-Maurice. Shawinigan is just bursting with exceptional places to visit and enjoy: a modern and multi-purpose amphitheatre, sports facilities, conference rooms of various sizes, and the infrastructure needed to hold international-calibre sports events. Whatever your preference, warm, attentive professionals will be glad to help you plan your stay. Enjoy the city’s best restaurants and all that the area has to offer, knowing that everything is ready for your special gathering!