Event Glossary

The Halifax Chamber offers over 100 events each year, including networking events, business luncheons, information sessions and galas; there is a little something for everyone. We provide the opportunity to gain new business knowledge while making valuable connections in the community. To see our upcoming event list, please visit our online calendar of events.

Educational Events

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Power Lunch

Power Lunches are meant to provide an opportunity for member organizations to present valuable information on topics of interest to other Chamber Members and staff. As a presenter of this series, this is your chance to promote your business knowledge, network and establish new relationships with your audience.


Small Business Big Growth Summit

This Summit is aimed at small businesses interested in developing and strengthening their business strategy. Participants learn from the best of the best, with industry experts in brand development, risk reduction, talent acquisition, diversity and inclusion, leveraging global markets, and securing capital.

Read more on the event website.

Halifax Chamber Chairs Breakfast

Chair's Breakfast

The Halifax Chamber Chair of the Board hosts breakfast sessions to discuss emerging issues in specific industries or in the business community. These events are held monthly and are by exclusive invite for members.

Halifax Chamber Pints and Pointers

Pints + Pointers

A gathering of small business owners who connect over a beverage and learn about practical small business tips.


Join the mailing list to be informed of free training opportunities as they are announced. Learn from experts on topics like HR, Marketing, Sales, Finance and more.

Networking Events

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Business After Hours

Provides an opportunity for Members to host a Chamber networking event at their place of business. As the host, you will have the spotlight and be in charge of logistics. We provide the marketing and registration services while fellow members and guests provide the buzz. Held monthly and free to attend.

Halifax Chamber New Member Night

New Member Night

An opportunity for new members to gather, meet some new faces and connect with other new members. Members Only: Exclusive Invite

Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies

Celebrate your milestones

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Ribbon Cuttings are a benefit for Halifax Chamber of Commerce Members. They are usually planned for a business’ expansion, relocation, grand opening, major anniversary, ground-breaking construction, customer number milestone or to welcome a new member to the Chamber. Contact our team to learn more!

Business Luncheons

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Featuring informative and thought-provoking addresses by business, government, and institutional speakers. These keep attendees up-to-date on topical issues affecting the business community.

These events are either panel discussions or keynotes and are held on a monthly basis. You will sometimes find these events held over breakfast, instead of lunch time. View upcoming luncheons on the Event Calendar.

Signature Events


Halifax Business Awards

This gala boasts a spectacular night of entertainment and celebration, recognizing risk takers and the success of our thriving business community. Learn more about the Halifax Business Awards.


Spring and Fall Dinner

An evening featuring a local industry or community challenge. These events attract over 800 local business leaders.

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State of the Province

Premier Tim Houston's annual address to the Halifax Business community on current provincial challenges and successes.

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State of the Municipality

An annual update from Mayor Mike Savage, highlighting local accomplishments and our areas for improvement.

Halifax Chamber Small Business Week

Small Business Week

A full week of events and social experiences to celebrate the great achievements of small businesses in our community. Learn more about Small Business Week.

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Wonder Women

Featuring inspiring and ambitious women coming together to learn, share ideas and lift each other up.

Corporate Partnership Opportunities

Chamber events are designed to not only entertain and inform our members, but also to provide Corporate Partners the perfect medium to communicate with an extremely desirable target audience.

Looking for a custom opportunity, let's chat.

Corporate Partnership Opportunities

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