Trade Show

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A Hub of Activity


February 9 – Business-to-Business Day – 1:30pm-5:30pm
February 10 – Public Day – 1:30pm-5:30pm
February 11 – Public Day – 10:00am-4:00pm
Admission – $10.00 (business card also required on February 9)

The trade show floor will include exhibits from private businesses, all levels of government, not-for-profit organizations, Indigenous governments and communities, and many other groups. Representation will come from the profiled regions of Nunavut, Nunavik and Labrador/ Nunatsiavut, but also from across Canada and internationally. The show will provide delegates, other exhibitors, and the general public with information on current and future developments, partnership opportunities, and other initiatives of interest.

More than 200 exhibitors are attending this four-day event and thousands of visitors will tour the trade show and Arts Pavilion on public days.

The Arts and Culture Pavilion will also be located on the trade show level. This area will include a stage and demonstration space where artists create, promote, and sell their work, as well as performances and other cultural presentations.

2023 Exhibitor Kit


Conference Information

The Northern Lights Business & Cultural Showcase is designed to profile Eastern Arctic & North business, industry, history, and culture. With thousands of attendees and hundreds of exhibitors, the conference is an excellent venue to learn more about what makes Canada's North unique and grow your northern network. No matter what you're interested in experiencing at the event, our host of options has something for everyone. Business and industry interests can be explored at the conference, on the tradeshow floor, and during workshops. For those looking to experience the culture and history of Eastern Arctic & North regions, our Arts & Cultural Pavilion will be busy throughout the event with demonstrations and displays from up and coming and established artists, craftspeople, and performers.

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If you’re interested in attending Canada’s only cultural and business showcase that highlights our country’s Eastern Arctic & North, register now for Northern Lights 2023, taking place at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa, Ontario.

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