ACADA Gala Dinner 2021

The Atlantic Canada Aerospace & Defence Association (ACADA) is excited to continue our dinner tradition following the pandemic postponement and we are looking forward to welcoming back attendees and new registrants.

The ACADA Dinner and Networking Reception, scheduled for Wednesday, October 6, 2021, is an annual event that creates a platform for the Atlantic Aerospace and Defence Sector to be showcased. This is a successful annual event often attracting more than 400 attendees including key industry members, military and government representatives and delegates.

The evening will feature a Networking Reception, Keynote Speaker, three course meal and the announcement of the 2021 ACADA Industry Excellence Recognition Awards winners.

As a DEFSEC Atlantic attendee, you are cordially invited to join us! Please see the details below. We welcome your engagement as an important member of our A & D industry.

We would like to thank our principal dinner sponsor:

The Location Halifax Convention Centre (Convention Level)
(1650 Argyle Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia) - Click here for directions
Date Wednesday, October 6, 2021
Time Reception at 6:00 pm ADT / Dinner at 7:00 pm ADT
Dress Business Attire
Speaker RAdm Brian Santarpia, Commander Maritime Forces Atlantic / Joint Task Force Atlantic
Tickets Corporate Table of 10 - $2000 + 15% HST
Individual - $200 + 15% HST
Ordering Online Tickets are now available for purchase online via Eventbrite at the link below:
(Please note ACADA will be covering the Eventbrite processing fees for this event)
If you are registering for DEFSEC Atlantic, you can purchase an individual ticket as one of your options.

Those interested in ordering a corporate table of 10 people should contact Catherine MacDonald by e-mail at or by phone at (902) 425-0070.

If you have any inquiries related to the ACADA Dinner & Awards Presentation, please
contact Catherine MacDonald by e-mail at or by phone (902) 425-0070.

We look forward to welcoming you on October 6th, 2021!