The following schedule of “narratives” – capsule summaries of the main themes and subject matter to be covered, broken down by venue and date – will help give you a global overview of the conference programming and the vision behind it, and may even help you decide where to focus your energies.
C2 team — 18/05/2017
Desires and dreams, we all have them. Now, think of your wildest ones. Imagine if you could truly experience all that your mind can conceive. For example, imagine that you’re an astronaut, hurtling off the launchpad and into space at a staggering speed. What would spaceflight be like?
Meet Maude Gendron: The People Behind C2
C2 team — 14/05/2017
If being a C2 specialist wasn’t enough, Maude can also get crafty in the kitchen. Her delicious creations are timeless and made from her little house in Pointe-Saint-Charles (#lovepsc). She caters all occasions, including birthdays, weddings, you name it. Her natural flare in the kitchen makes her the go-to person in the office when you’re […]
What is a braindate?
C2 team — 07/05/2017
Braindates are about sharing knowledge. They are one-on-one or group conversations that you book with other participants while you’re at C2 Montréal.
Meet the MaRSians
MaRS invites startups to C2 Montréal 2017. Drop by their balcony to shake some hands and have a chat. You may spot the next big thing in tech. — 05/05/2017
Humanity enters the age of artificial intelligence and we have a front-row seat Technology has allowed mankind to manipulate the physical world. Today, humans are also looking inward, enhancing and optimizing their brains and bodies, and erasing the boundaries between fact and fiction, the physical and the digital, and man and machine. From work, education, and […]
Coming to C2? Pro tips for optimizing your experience
C2 team — 02/05/2017
There’s going to be a lot happening over the course of three days, and we know it can seem a bit overwhelming. What to do? What to see? What to expect? Don’t worry, we got you covered. Other than the helpful Concierges Extraordinaire – whom you have likely heard from by now – helping you […]
Getting into the Lab… and out of your comfort zone
By Tara Hunt and the C2 Team — 01/05/2017
One stubborn issue in the business world is how to get “unstuck” creatively. Even artists – who spend their lives being creative – get blocked from time to time. This is why there are so many articles, books and workshops on unlocking creativity: we all get into the same rut. However, studies tend to find […]
What are workshops and masterclasses? Deep dive on hands-on collaboration at C2
C2 team — 25/04/2017
It’s one thing to listen to an inspiring talk, but nothing beats putting concepts to the test yourself. That’s why workshops and masterclasses are such an important part of the C2 experience. Offered in collaboration with experts, speakers and C2 partners, workshops and masterclasses are collaborative sessions that allow participants to dive into and solve […]
Joëlle Sarrailh: The people behind C2
C2 team — 15/04/2017
Joëlle has a knack for making people uncomfortable… in the best way possible. She and the rest of the team that work on Collaborative Experiences at C2 design the fantastic Labs that help participants get out of their comfort zone to think about big issues from a unique perspective. When describing last year’s “umbrella” Lab – […]
Here are your Concierges Extraordinaires
C2 team — 01/04/2017
NAME Matthew Dansereau BACKGROUND Graduate from HEC Montréal in bilingual business administration. WHY I’M A C2 CONCIERGE? I see this as an opportunity to enter the event industry, to develop skills and above all, to be part of this wonderful experience that is C2. FUN FACT I got my forehead cut open while skiing and […]