Funding Meet-and-Greet

Make your development projects happen, fund your business

Friday, October 23, 2015 from 7:30 A.M. to 11:45 A.M.


  • Quickly find sources of funding for your short, medium, or long term growth projects, at home or abroad
  • Review various types of funding for your business
  • Meet high-level experts who can support your efforts and answer your specific questions
  • Arrange for personalized meetings with investors
  • Network with businesses that share your reality


The activity will be held in French and English


  Members Non members
Ticket(s) $95* $145*
* Taxes not included. Become a Member

By phone
514 871-4001

For more information

Alexandre Genest
Coordinator, Business Information and Activities
514 496-4636, ext. 2917

Cancellation policyNo reservations, cancellations or refunds as of 2 days before the event. Participant substitutions are accepted at no extra charge until the event is held. Please note that only written cancellation notices sent by fax at 514 871-5971 or by email at will be accepted.

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Plaza Centre-Ville
777 Robert-Bourassa Boulevard

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7:30 a.m.: Breakfast
Coffee, tea, juice, breakfast pastries and fruit will be served

7:55 am: Opening Remarks
Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal

8 am: Round Table
Find answers to your questions by addressing one of the following topics with experts* during a round table discussion on the funding and growth of an SME.

  • Finance the growth of your service company
  • Finance the growth of your manufacturing company
  • Finance the growth of your technology company
  • Bank-based financing
  • Finance your international growth 

* The topic will be discussed for 30 minutes with experts from the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) and Export Development Canada (EDC), who will also answer your questions.

8:40 a.m.: Express funding meetings
Meet personally with financial backers on site to discuss your growth projects and funding needs.

Among the funders that have confirmed their presence:

  • Anges Québec
  • Alternative Capital Group
  • Axxel Inc.
  • Business Development Bank of Canada
  • Bank of Montreal
  • Capital Connexion
  • Denuo Capital Group
  • Desjardins
  • Emerillon Capital
  • Export Development Canada
  • Finalta Capital
  • GE Capital
  • Investissement Québec
  • IRR Conseil
  • Laurentian Bank
  • National Bank of Canada
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
  • Scotia Bank

11:45 a.m.: End of the activity

Noon: Business Luncheon

Complete your experience by networking with investors and other entrepreneurs at a business luncheon following the meet-and-greet. By registering for these two activities, you will benefit from a special rate.


Growing small and medium-sized businesses, with at least $1 million in sales, seeking funds for their expansion and development.

Don’t miss this opportunity to make your projects a reality and prepare for your next phase of funding.




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In collaboration with:

  • EDC
  • Investissement Québec