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23rd Annual Immigrants of Distinction Awards

March 15 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Purchase your tickets to the 23rd Annual Immigrants of Distinction Awards (IDA) on Friday, March 15, 2019, at Mount Royal’s prestigious Bella Concert Hall (located in the Taylor Centre for Performing Arts). The theme for the 23rd Annual Awards is ‘Immigration – Building Canada’s Prosperity’. This year we aim to recognize inspirational immigrants and refugees in our nation’s ever-expanding mosaic of ethnicities, languages, cultures, and talents that have come together to create a strong and prosperous Canada.

We are pleased to announce that this year’s event will feature a new format and venue! The evening will include an awards ceremony, followed by a highly sought-after cocktail networking reception and special cultural entertainment. More than 500 guests will be in attendance, including prominent business leaders, high-ranking officials from all three levels of Canadian government, international representatives of government, immigrant and refugee communities and civic-minded Calgarians. The timing for the evening is as follows:

6:00 pm – Doors open
6:30 pm – Awards ceremony
8:00 pm – Cocktail networking reception and silent auction (hors d’oeuvre will be served)

Purchase your ticket.


March 15
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Taylor Centre for the Performing Arts
18 Mt Royal Cir SW
Calgary, AB T3E 7N5 Canada