Halifax, 1-3 June 2023

CBA Conference

This year, we celebrate brewing greatness in the coastal paradise of Halifax, Nova Scotia.

what to expect

The Canadian Brewing Awards is the premier beer judging competition in the country, where over 800 breweries compete for medals in 59 categories. But the Awards are just one part of the experience. Our Conference brings together 500 brewers from craft breweries across Canada to share ideas, learn from industry experts, and discover the latest innovations in the brewing industry.

The Canadian Brewing Awards & Conference brings together 500+ brewers from craft breweries across Canada to share ideas, learn from industry experts, and discover the latest innovations in the brewing industry. The conference will conclude with a gala where we recognize the best beers and breweries from the Canadian Brewing Awards.

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Ren Navarro

Aaron Hosé

Allison Lange

Jonathan Asada

About the Conference

Attendees will have the opportunity to network with their peers, learn from experienced brewers and industry leaders, and gain valuable insights into the latest trends and techniques in the brewing industry.

And of course, the Conference culminates in the Awards Gala, where the most coveted prize of all, Brewery of the Year, is presented. It’s an unforgettable night of celebration, where the best beers in Canada are recognized and celebrated.

Join us at the Canadian Brewing Awards Conference and be a part of the premier event for the Canadian brewing industry.


Halifax Convention Centre

1650 Argyle St, Halifax, NS B3J 0E6

Attention beer enthusiasts and industry professionals! Get ready for an unforgettable experience at the upcoming 2023 Canadian Brewing Awards Conference, set to be hosted at the stunning Halifax Convention Centre. 

Located in the heart of downtown Halifax, the Convention Centre offers easy access to a wide range of restaurants, hotels, and other amenities, providing the perfect setting for this exciting event. Boasting over 120,000 square feet of flexible event space, the Convention Centre is fully equipped to handle any event you can imagine.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to connect with fellow beer enthusiasts and industry professionals while experiencing the best that Halifax has to offer!



CBA Conference Tickets

This ticket grants you complete access to all networking opportunities, information sessions, and exciting parties.


After clicking “Buy Tickets”, you will be directed to the Brewers Portal. If you don’t have an account already, you must be registered as a brewery to attend the conference.


Sutton Place Hotel Halifax

1700 Grafton St, Halifax, NS B3J 2C4

This year, we selected Sutton Place Hotel Halifax as the host hotel for the Canadian Brewing Awards Conference! Built in 2021, the hotel boasts breathtaking views and brand new amenities just steps away from the conference center.

Brewers can get access to exclusive group rates by clicking the link below. Availability is limited, so don’t miss out!

Please provide the booking code reference ‘Canadian Brewing Awards & Conference’ or code ‘21CBAC23’.
Room Type: Run of House

This Year's Sponsor's

Platinum sponsor

Located in Guelph, Ontario, FTP is a leader in shrink sleeved and digitally printed beverage cans.

Breakfast Sponsors

Lunch Sponsors

Friday Night Brewers Bash

Saturday Night After Party

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