What we do at C2 – Day 3 – May 29, 2014

“Stay up night and day. Gnaw your fingers to the bone. Think of every scenario in which you can fail. It’s healthy paranoia.” – Adventurer James Cameron | Speaker, C2MTL 2014 C2MTL 2015: Kevin Spacey and more The next chapter of C2MTL is already promising to be a blockbuster with the announcement of headliner Kevin Spacey […]

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What we do at C2 – Day 2 – May 28, 2014

  “The bigger the problem is, the stronger the solution becomes. In that sense, you actually really do enjoy the challenges, because they empower you to go beyond the norm.” – Bjarke Ingels, Architect / Founder of BIG  | Speaker, C2MTL 2014   “…Being able to connect on a physical level, not just a theoretical level, an idea […]

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What we do at C2 – Day 1- May 27, 2014

“Creativity is to get out of the box. It’s like a natural instinct. You gotta put yourself inside of a tight space and try to get out of it.” – Musician Patrick Watson, C2MTL 2014   C2MTL 2015: Kevin Spacey and more The next chapter of C2MTL is already promising to be a blockbuster with the […]

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Yves Leduc

C2MTL’s Partner Portrait series introduces you to Yves Leduc, Vice President and General Manager, North America division, BRP. First thing in the morning… I try to make laugh those brave enough to get up as early as I do (my wife, my twin girls, or the parakeet). I always carry… an expired card in my […]

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“At Hailo, our concept of creativity is unlocking the magic in simplicity.”

What happens when three taxi drivers and three tech entrepreneurs collaborate to hail creativity? They raise $100M from the best investors including Union Square Ventures, Accel Partners, Wellington Partners, Atomico Ventures, and C2MTL Alumni Speaker Sir Richard Branson to create something called Hailo – the mobile app that matches taxi drivers and passengers with simplicity. The […]

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Geneviève Cayouette

C2MTL’s Partner Portrait series introduces you to Geneviève Cayouette, Vice President for Québec at Aimia. First thing in the morning… I look at my schedule, watch some news on my iPad, and savour my coffee in the car (or a spinach smoothie on some days, for an extra boost of goodness). That’s my recipe for […]

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6 workshops will be presented by PwC Canada at C2MTL 2014

A PREVIEW OF THE WORKSHOPS TO BE PRESENTED BY EXPERIENTIAL PARTNER, PwC CANADA AT C2MTL 2014. Online retail – how high is up and what does it look like up there? David Bensadoun, President, ALDO Global Retail and ALDO Product Services In 2020, what percentage of purchases will be made online? Long-term prospects and the impact […]

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SCHLEEH for yourself…

One of the common misconceptions about creativity is that it hits you like a bolt of lightning. That’s like saying that Newton just stumbled upon the idea of gravity as he watched that apple fall. Creativity needs a number of factors to incubate, here are my top 3 creative mantras. 1. So much of our […]

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30 ways to live a business conference

1. #MONTRÉAL Explore Commerce + Creativity in Montréal, May 27, 28 and 29, 2014. 2. #LEADERSHIP Live the collective moment that Leadership Partner Microsoft has in store for attendees this year. 3. #FEAR Learn how to overcome the fear of failure – to succeed – from the stories of inspirational speakers. In previous editions, Francis Ford Coppola, Arianna […]

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How can I make my fears taste more like ice cream?

At the beginning of the year, we introduced “The Guide for Inquiring Minds”  with 5 questions. This interrogative tool was created to help steer our Community’s professional goals no matter the business, discipline, or level of expertise. Each month, inspirational voices from around the world are invited to gift a question, and to further evolve this initiative, a contest was recently […]

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