CIC 2016 will be hosted at the Shaw Centre in downtown Ottawa, Ontario — Canada’s capital. It is within walking distance of numerous attractions and landmarks including the famous ByWard Market and the 180-store Rideau Centre shopping complex. The Centre is a strong advocate for environmental respect, conservation, and sustainable living. This centre is a LEED Gold certified building utilizing cutting-edge, environmentally sound technology in six categories: Sustainable Sites, Water Efficiency, Energy & Atmosphere, Materials & Resources, Indoor Environment, and Innovation & Design.
Ottawa is an impressive yet intimate G8 capital, home to famous national Canadian landmarks, cultural attractions and celebrations, rich in natural beauty and blessed with a relaxed urban rhythm.