Strategic Forums

Creative industries

Levers of the city's development and influence

Friday, December 6, 2013 from 7:30 A.M. to 1:30 P.M.

SPEAKER'S PRESENTATIONS

Creative industries are undeniably contributing to the economic development of the Greater Montréal region, and are a unique and valuable lever of international influence. Made up of an assortment of firms, operating in the realms of cultural and technological activity, they all share the common thread of creativity, and each of them, in its own way, helps shape the city’s unique personality.

We already have a number of high-performance firms that are nevertheless facing major challenges. In this context, how can we support the creativity, growth, and internationalization of these creative industries?

  • Seize a unique opportunity to explore the potential of a dynamic sector
  • Take part in a large-scale event to help increase your business opportunities and partnerships in Quebec
  • Network with key players in the city’s business community

Don’t miss this event, which will be attended by:

JEAN-FRANÇOIS LISÉE JEAN-FRANÇOIS LISÉE
Minister of International Relations, La Francophonie and External Trade
Minister responsible for the Montréal region
   
DENIS CODERRE DENIS CODERRE
Mayor of Montréal
Chairman of the Communauté métropolitaine de Montréal

The activity will be held in French.

SEE THE PROGRAM 

 

Prices

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Ticket(s) $150* $250*
* Taxes not included. Become a Member

By phone
514 871-4001

For more information

Michelle Vaillancourt
Manager, Strategic Forums
514 871-4000 , ext. 4056
mvaillancourt@ccmm.qc.ca

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 achat@ccmm.qc.ca will be accepted.

Location

Palais des congrès de Montréal
1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle
Montréal

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CREATIVE INDUSTRIES
 
 
OPENING REMARKS  

Michel Leblanc
President and CEO
Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal

 

 

 
I. THE CITY: FERTILE GROUND FOR CREATIVE INDUSTRIES
 
Jean-François Bouchard

Jean-François Bouchard
President and Co-Founder
Sid Lee

Yannis Mallat

Yannis Mallat
Chief Executive Officer Montréal and Toronto
Ubisoft

       
Claude Provencher

Claude Provencher
Senior Partner Architect and Co-Founder
Provencher Roy et associés

Monique Savoie

Monique Savoie
President Founder and Artistic Director
Society for Arts and Technology [SAT]

       
Laurent Simon Laurent Simon, MSc. Management, PhD. Administration
Associate Professor
Service de l'enseignement du management
Codirector Mosaic - Creativity and Innovation Hub
HEC Montréal

   
II. CHALLENGES FOR CREATIVE INDUSTRIES
 
Mélanie Dunn

Martin Carrier 
Vice-President and Studio Head
Warner Bros. Games Montréal 

Alain Denis Alain Denis
Senior Vice-President, New Economy
Fonds de solidarité FTQ
       
Mélanie Dunn Mélanie Dunn 
President
Cossette, Québec
Incumbent Vice-President
Association of Quebec Advertising Agencies
Arnaud Granata Arnaud Granata
Vice-President, Content Director
Infopresse
       
Francois Painchaud Francois Painchaud 
Lawyer, Partner and Member of the Management Committee 
ROBIC
Marie Saint Pierre Marie Saint Pierre
President
Marie Saint Pierre Design Inc.

 

 

III. WINNING STRATEGIES TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE GROWTH OF CREATIVE INDUSTRIES
 
Hans Fraikin

Hans Fraikin
Film Commissioner
Chief Executive Officer Québec Film and Television Council

Benoit Berthiaume

Benoit Berthiaume
Chief Executive Officer
C2MTL

       
Sebastien Nasra
Funding President
Mundial Montreal, M for Montreal and Avalanche Productions
Éric Fournier Éric Fournier 
Partner and Executive Producer 
Moment Factory
       
Jeannot Painchaud Jeannot Painchaud
President and Artistic Director
Cirque Éloize
Éric Fournier Philippe Telio 
Founder 
International Startup Festival



GOLD sponsors


FTQ

Québec


SILVER sponsors


Les Affaires

C2MTL The Gazette
Ubisoft

   

COPPER sponsors

AAPQ


BCTQ


CMM

    Ville de Montréal RFAVQ
ROBIC Warner Bros

This forum is organized in collaboration with the Secrétariat à la région métropolitaine, an agency of the Ministère du Conseil exécutif, and the Ministère des Finances et de l'Économie