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Americana Kick-off: all you need to know to start your cleantech journey in Québec
March 27, 2019 to March 27, 2019 - Écotech Québec

Americana Kick-off: all you need to know to start your cleantech journey in Québec

Mark your calendars for a true kick-off for the 2 days ahead at Americana. In only one hour, get a proper overview of who forms the Québec cleantech ecosystem, of what are the province’s priorities in terms of cleantech deployments and adoption, and finally discover the secrets of our panelists on the “how to do business” in the sector. Activity organized by Écotech Québec, in collaboration with Invest Québec and Montréal International.


This activity is intended for international companies attending Americana, wishing to propel their business in Québec by demystifying the cleantech ecosystem. 





1. 10h30-10h50 - Quebec cleantech market at a glance                                                           

(Denis Leclerc, President and CEO Écotech Québec - 15 min)

  1. Quebec cleantech cluster (7 min)
  2. Quebec cleantech pure-players panorama (7 min)


2. 10h50-11h20 - International solutions providers & corporations: What’s in it for you in Québec?

  1. Major Québec investments in cleantech application markets (Municipalities, Manufacturing, Agriculture, Green Building, Transport, Clean Resources) (Invest Québec - 10 min)
  2. Montreal key strategies and projects (Ville de Montréal - 10 min)
  3. Why you should move your cleantech start up to Montréal ? (Montreal international - 10 min)


3. 11h20-11h30 - Secrets to tackle opportunities in Québec

All panelists will share one or two secrets with businesses wanting to do business in Québec. They will start their sentences with

  1. "I strongly advise you to ..."
  2. "I strongly advise against ...”
  3. "Do not forget to ..."
  4. "Use the services of ..."




Palais des Congrès de Montréal

1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle

Montréal, QC H2Z 1H5




Free activity, registration required

Case # 1: You do not have a badge yet to enter the Americana Exhibition.

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Use your badge to enter the Exhibition Hall and find us in the Business Hub.

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