Shaw Centre

Our Beautiful Venue

GOAT 2016 will be hosted at Shaw Center, one of the must-visit places located at the heart of downtown Ottawa. Join us at the third floor. Venue layout will be updated here before the meeting.

Getting Here

Our venue is located in the heart of Ottawa and is fairly accessible  by bus and car.

By Bus
OC Transpo runs several bus routes with stations at Shaw Center or the adjacent Rideau Center Mall including 5, 8, 14, 16, 85, 86, 87, 92, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98. Bus routes 1, 2, 4, 7, 9 also have stops nearby.  You can always get OC Transport bus route and time table an plan your travel via www.octranspo.com

By Bicycle
Cycle racks are available at the following two bicycle station:

– Colonel By Drive, which accommodates 26 bicycles comfortably;

– Daly Street layby stations, which accommodate a combined total of 38 bicycles comfortably.

By Car

Check Shaw Center’s guide about parking here.

“The parking nearest to Shaw Centre is a 2-storey underground facility providing 730 spaces. It is a fully-staffed facility with two entrances located on Daly Avenue and Nicholas Street South. The three exits are located on Nicholas Street South. Entry points to both the Shaw Centre and the Rideau Centre shopping complex are located on both levels on the north and west walls. There are four handicap spaces per level located on the north wall near the Rideau Centre entrances.”

For additional garage parking options, you can also search on imParking.