The Shaw Centre offers 192,000 square feet of highly flexible meeting space, outstanding views of downtown Ottawa through its crystalline glass façade, and is among the most environmentally sustainable and energy friendly centers in North America. In 2012, the Shaw Centre was awarded AIPC Gold and LEED Gold certification standards. 28 column-free fully-carpeted meeting rooms in maximum configuration, 55,741 sq. ft./5,178 sq. m. multipurpose hall with capacity 6,260 theatre-style, 4,600 banquet style, 19,032 sq. ft. / 1,768 sq. m. ballroom with view of the Rideau Canal and Parliament Hill.