Modern-day moonshots: Meet four more speakers making leaps for mankind

The exhilarating and heart-stoppingly risk-laden space race of the 1960s would have implications far beyond the unprecedented technological boundary-pushing of the time. Following the Soviet Union’s launch of the Sputnik satellite into low Earth orbit in 1957, the U.S. declared it was going to the Moon, and just over a decade later that dream was […]

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Leave your cards at home: your new connected badge does all the work

No one comes to a conference just to spend three days glued to a cellphone. Just the opposite – technology should help us optimize the time we’re lucky enough to share with some of the most passionate and exciting people in the world. At an event like C2, technology should help us meet the right […]

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Our very own moonshot: Organizing the biggest eco-responsible business conference in the world

In April 2016, the C2 team embraced a major challenge: to have C2 Montréal become one of the most environmentally responsible large-scale events in the world within five years. Less than a year later, we’re well on our way. First, we made C2 Montréal “the largest business conference to earn Level 2 certification,” according to […]

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Here are the winners of the 2017 Emerging Entrepreneurs Contest

Young businesses and the spirited entrepreneurs that propel them are at the heart of C2’s mission, and we’re thrilled to announce the winners of the Emerging Entrepreneurs Contest, 2017 edition. Every year, the Claudine and Stephen Bronfman Family Foundation sponsors the participation of 25 emerging entrepreneurs at C2 Montréal. Throughout the event, the winners get […]

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Here are your Concierges Extraordinaires

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 […]

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From the origins of life to the future of cities: 11 new speakers

At C2 Montréal 2017, marvel alongside an astronomer who’s exploring the origins of life at NASA; get into the head of the woman who’s positioning GE at the vanguard of the digital industrial revolution; discover the doctor who’s reshaping real-life medicine with life-changing simulations; and let creators, inventors, researchers and authors regale you with their […]

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The C2 effect on business: an upward trend

Following the 2016 edition of C2 Montréal, our friends at PwC measured C2’s impact on business through a survey of 576 participating organizations. We’re happy to report that C2 keeps getting better for your business, year after year. Economic benefits According to the study, the economic benefits of C2 increased by 20% in 2015, then […]

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Call for visionary entrepreneurs

The Claudine and Stephen Bronfman Family Foundation launches its annual call for submissions to its Emerging Entrepreneurs Contest Thanks to their visionary spirit, entrepreneurs experience the collision of commerce and creativity every day. That’s why the Claudine and Stephen Bronfman Family Foundation is offering 25 Québec entrepreneurs the opportunity to participate in the C2 Montréal […]

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10 New Speakers Join the 2017 Lineup (All 10 of Them Will Surprise You)

From she who holds the key to unlocking talent potential at Cirque du Soleil, to the inventor who brought Star Wars’ BB-8 bot off the screen and into real life, to the professor who makes cities “speak,” we’ve been combing the four corners of the globe in search of great minds doing the kinds of […]

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Getting involved at C2

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