November 3rd, we celebrated the regions most inspiring immigrants and their contribution to our community on our 3rd annual Gala at the Westin Nova Scotian. The Mayor of Halifax, The Honorable Mike Savage gave the opening remarks at the Gala.
Also in attendance and presenting the accolades to the Top 25 immigrants were:
- Deputy Mayor Steve Craig
- Hon- Lena Metlege Diab Minister for immigration
- Honorable Tony Ince
- Honorable Rafah DiCostanzo MLA Clayton Park
- Joyce Carter President and CEO Halifax Airport Authority
- Patrick Sullivan President and CEO Halifax Chamber of Commerce
- Dr. Summerby-Murray President Saint Mary’s university
Date: Nov 3rd, 2017
Venue: The Westin Nova Scotian
FORMAL GALA ATTIRE
2016 Annual Event
The Halifax experience annual event showcased the various cultures, opportunities and lifestyles available in Halifax in an effort to encourage immigrants, international students and young adults to stay and enrich this beautiful city. It was held November 12th 2016 at the McNally Theatre Auditorium, McNally Building, and Saint Mary’s University. The theme of the event was Diversity and Inclusion.
Photos of Our 2016 Annual Event
2015 Annual Event:
The Halifax Experience is a celebration that strives to showcase the various cultures, business opportunities and lifestyles thriving in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The annual event combines the perks of networking, dining, keynote presentations, music and entertainment – bringing individuals from all walks of life together. This project is a great informal opportunity for attendees to better familiarize themselves with Nova Scotia and its offerings. The first ever The Halifax Experience event was held on Nov 7th, 2015 at the Halifax Seaport Farmers Market.
The Halifax Experience Partners:
Advocate Media Inc
UPS Store 71
Port of Halifax
Halifax Seaport Farmers Market
Downtown Business Commission