Awards, Certifications and Affiliations

The Québec City Convention Centre has earned numerous awards and certifications, a testament to the know-how of our staff, the excellence of our service, and the soundness of our management processes.

Awards and Certifications

  • 2023 – Biosphere certification from the Responsible Tourism Institute
  • 2023 – Skift Meeting Award: Best convention center (global)
  • 2022 – GHG Target Achievement Award (Building Energy Challenge), Platinum Level
  • 2022 – Finalist, AIPC Innovation Award
  • 2017 – MIMA Gold Award Winner, Best Brochure (Québec Centre Magazine)
  • 2015 – LEED® Canada-CI (commercial interiors) gold level.
  • 2014 – MIMA Silver Award Winner, Best Print Advertising Campaign, Meetings & Incentive Travel Magazine
  • 2014 – Finalist, AIPC Apex Award
  • 2012 – Finalist, Supplier category, Les Vivats, Loto-Québec contest for sustainable events, Conseil québécois des événements écoresponsables (Québec Council for Sustainable Events)
  • 2012 – Finalist, State organization category, Green CEO, Trebora Conseil – Les Affaires
  • 2011 – LEED-EB Certification (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) for existing building, Silver level
  • 2011 – AIPC Quality Gold Standards (International Association of Congress Centres’s quality standards program)
  • 2010 – BOMA BESt level 3 Certification
  • 2010 – MIMA Silver Award Winner, Best Brochure Venues, Meetings & Incentive Travel
  • 2007 – Prime Site Award, from the readers of Facilities & Destinations Magazine
  • 2007 – Meeting & Incentive Travel Readers’ Choice Award
  • 2006 – Apex Award: Best Convention Centre in the World from the International Association of Congress Centres (AIPC)
  • 2004 – Stellaris Award, Energy Efficiency category : smart energy management
  • 2004 – Octas Award, Transformation of business process – 500 employees or less: successful implementation of the Axapta management system
  • 2003 – Apex Award: The Centre is ranked among the top 3 in the world
  • 2003 – ÉcoGeste Award in the Building Management category for the reduction of greenhouse gas emission and smart energy management

Affiliations

The Québec City Convention Centre is a proud member of the following associations:

  • ABCQ (Québec Association of Convention Bureaus)
  • APEQ (Association des professionnels en exposition du Québec)
  • BOMA International
  • USGBC (U.S. Green Building)
  • CAGBC (Canada Green Building Council)
  • ASAE
  • PCMA (Processsional Convention Management Association)
  • CSAE (Canadian Society of Association Executives)
  • MPI Toronto
  • ICCA (International Congress and Convention Association)
  • AIPC (International Association of Congress Centres)
  • CDEFQ (Club des dirigeants d’entreprises Franco-québécois)
  • IAVM (International Association of Venue Managers)
  • UFI (The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry)