The latest speakers

Speaker snoop dogg

Snoop Dogg

International entertainment icon, Co-Founder of MERRY JANE, and Chairman of Leafs By Snoop

Speaker, Chelsea Manning

Chelsea Manning

LGBTQ+ activist

Speaker Bertrand Badré

Bertrand Badré

CEO and Founder, Blue Like an Orange Sustainable Capital

Speaker Stephanie Carullo

Stephanie Carullo

COO, Box

The programme

A custom programming path

Our theme in 2018 is Transformative Collisions, and it runs through all the diverse aspects of programming, from thought-provoking speakers and panels to expert Masterclasses, hands-on Workshops, experiential Labs and more. And new this year: personalize your learning journey.

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The venue

A one-of-a-kind setting

C2 Montréal takes place in and around vast contemporary art gallery Arsenal on the historic Lachine Canal. Here is where the C2 village is custom-built every year, and where you’ll find artistic installations, musical performances, the lively outdoor Plaza, a giant floating terrasse and so much more, including C2’s signature immersive performance space, the 360 Big Top.


Nouveauté 2018: Explorez de grandes questions au Marché des conversations

New in 2018: Tackle multifaceted problems in Conversation Markets

Here’s your best shot at diving deep into a topic and considering every facets of a single problem.

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C2 Montréal 2018 full lineup out now

C2 Montréal 2018 full schedule out now

The complete schedule for C2 Montréal 2018 is out, and it’s almost time to reserve your spot at talks and sessions.

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Mairesse de Montréal, Valérie Plante

Women on top: Mayor Valérie Plante on power, parity and pink ties

In a brainstorming session at Espace C2, Montréal’s first female mayor suggested ways of creating better opportunities for working women in Quebec.

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The speakers

World-class speakers

C2 invites world-class speakers and experts to share their insights and experience. Onstage or leading masterclasses, they’re an inspiring mix of fascinating folks who are breaking down barriers, transforming their fields and in many cases opening up whole new frontiers.

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What they’re saying

“The best conference of 2017”

— BizBash

“Challenging Conventions”

— The Economist

“A conference unlike any other”

— Harvard Business Review