When the Walrus Foundation produces our nation-wide series of Walrus Talks, having strong partners is key to our success. The University of King’s College was an excellent partner for The Walrus Talks Innovation, and the campus was a beautiful place to host an event.”

David Leonard,
Director of Events,
Walrus Foundation.

When you are hosting the moments that are most important to you, King’s comes by hospitality naturally. Here are a few of the recent organizations that have chosen to gather at King’s:

New Events
  • The Walrus Magazine (“The Walrus Talks Innovation”)
  • Nova Scotia LGBTQ Health Research Conference
  • Halifax Humanities (Book Launch and Reception)
  • Loran Scholars (Reception)
  • Resilience Research Centre (3rd annual conference)
  • CCAA (2015 National Collegiate Badminton Championships)
  • Samara Canada (“An evening with Michael MacMillan”)
  • Loaded Ladle (“To the Root” Workshop Series)
  • Dîner en Blanc Halifax
  • Atlantic Book Awards (Fundraiser)
  • Situating Science (National Lecture Series)
Annual Events
  • Alex Fountain Memorial Lecture [featuring Miriam Toews (2016), Jan Zwicky (2015), Michael Ondaatje (2014), Charles Taylor (2013) and Michaëlle Jean (2012)]
  • Doors Open Halifax (2015, 2014)
  • Fleming Lecture Series [featuring John Stackhouse (2014)]
  • Joseph Howe Symposium [featuring Lezlie Lowe and André Picard (2014)]
  • Dr. Saul Green Lecture Series [featuring Dr. David Goldbloom (2015)]
  • Weldon Literary Moot [featuring Justice Jamie S. Campbell of the Nova Scotia Supreme Court and comedian Bill Wood (2015)].