Desjardins Business Luncheon

Montréal’s attractiveness abroad – perspectives and challenges

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 from noon to 2 P.M.


Charles Lapointe

The Honourable Charles Lapointe, P.C.

President and Chief Executive Officer
Tourisme Montréal

The speech will be presented in French and English.


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Ticket(s) $82* $122*
Table(s) of 10 $738* $1220*
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By phone
514 871-4001

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Le Centre Sheraton
1201 René-Lévesque Blvd. W.

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A unique opportunity to… 

  • Hear an influential figure of the tourism industry talk about our city’s future;
  • Learn how Montréal is positioned on many global charts;
  • See for yourself the challenges that await the actors of our economy in promoting Montréal in foreign countries.

And hear about… 

  • The effervescence that exudes from Montréal as seen through foreign eyes, and the way our city is perceived;
  • The projects that will make Montréal the most original city in America, as well as the most stimulating and a great place to live;
  • The major role tourism plays in the development of the metropolitan economy.

In collaboration with:

  • Alcoa
  • CN
  • Gowlings WLG
  • Hydro Québec
  • Ivanhoé Cambridge
  • Les Affaires
  • SNC Lavalin