C2 Montréal


The event where great minds don’t think alike

C2 Montréal is the annual international business conference that helps established and aspiring leaders unlock their creativity in order to better face disruption and change. For 3 immersive days, bright minds from all industries connect, collaborate and build the new set of tools they need to find actionable solutions to the challenges of our times. Get out of the office and into a world of infinite possibility.

The latest speakers

Dr. Sylvia Earle

President and Chairman, Mission Blue / The Sylvia Earle Alliance


Advanced humanoid, Hanson Robotics

Speaker Frank Cooper III

Frank Cooper III

Senior Managing Director and Global CMO, BlackRock

Dan Ariely

Co-Founder and Chief Behavioural Scientist, BEworks

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.

Learn more about the programming

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.



Behind the cover: Women who rocked 2017

A lot happened in 2017, and much of it didn’t go as planned.

Spark a conversation about mental health

February challenge: Spark a conversation about mental health

Did you know that 600 million people suffer from mental illness worldwide?

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A podcast with punch! Georges St-Pierre kicks off the new C2 Podcast

Want to know the real reasons behind world-champion fighter Georges St-Pierre’s return to the octagon?

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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