May 4, 2017 - Applications
Western Canada Cleantech Forum - Call for papers
Manitoba Environment Industries Association (MEIA) extended the Call for Papers deadline for panel presentations and speakers for the Western Canada Cleantech Innovation Forum,Winnipeg, November 29-30, 2017. Submit your application before the May, 15th. The Forum will consist of plenary sessions, thematic conferences and presentations of clean technology entrepreneurs to investors.
April 24, 2017 - Écotech Québec
The top students from 8 business schools in Australia, France, Thailand, the United Kingdom, the United States and Canada all arrived in Montreal last Saturday for the launch of The 6th edition of an academic strategy competition "International Graduate Competition". This year's theme: the clean technologies ecosystem of Quebec. This is what we need to nurture our creativity and effectiveness to better support the cleantech sector here and abroad.
List of business schools involved:
- University of Florida
- Deusto University
- Chulalongkorn University
- HEC Montréal
- The University of Sheffield
UPDATE: Congratulations to the RMIT University team who won the International Graduate Competition case on Écotech Québec by proposing both ambitious and realistic solutions to our team.
Here are the winners of the following prizes :
- Best Written Report : University of Florida
- 3rd Place : University of Florida
- 2nd Place : EM Lyon business school
- 1st Place : RMIT University
April 4, 2017 - Écotech Québec
Ecotech's board of directors has been renewed
On April 3rd, Écotech Québec welcomed new representants of the clean technology ecosystem to its board of directors. Therefore, we would like to welcome: Benoît Balmana (IVÉO), Catherine Bérubé (Cycle Capital Management), Jamal Chaouki (Polytechnique University), Benoît Lacroix (Effenco), Mustapha Ouyed (Pyrobiom Énergies), Cédéanne Simard (SAQ) and to welcome back Thierry Pagé (Univalor) and Tom Whitton (E2Métrix).The complete list of the Board members can be found here.
March 31, 2017 - Écotech Québec
Pictures & Presentation - Rendez-Vous Québec + United Kingdom
March 23, 2017 - News
Learn about the new federal budget
Écotech Québec attended the closed session on the Government of Canada's budget through its collaboration with Canada Cleantech. Higlights of this new budget address the recommendations we have made recently and could have a significant impact on the clean technologies sector.
March 16, 2017 - Écotech Québec
Denis Leclerc re-elected chairman of the board of the International Cleantech Network
Good news for the clean technology cluster! Denis Leclerc was re-elected Chairman of the Board of Directors of International Cleantech Network (ICN). This exclusive network brings together the most active clusters of clean technologies in the world and generates new business opportunities for Québec entrepreneurs through, among others, the ICN Passport.
January 25, 2017 - Applications
Call for Proposal: cleantech in the petrochemicals industry
Until March 1, 2017 cleantech companies can present their projects to SIBUR, The Dow Chemical Company, DuPont, Solvay, 3M, AkzoNobel, BASF, LG Chem, Henkel, Linde, Sinopec, Technip and Honeywell UOP by applying for the IQ-CHem contest.
January 11, 2017 - Écotech Québec
New year also means new resources for Écotech Québec’s team. We have the greatest pleasure to inform you 2 new recruits join our team in order to cope with the growth of both the organization and the clean technology sector. Élise Laferrière will be vice-president, Operations and Partnerships whereas Normand Gadoury will be vice-president, Innovation and Commercialisation.
January 5, 2017 - News
A showcase for startups in Montreal
The first North American boutique Neoshop opens in the Quartier de l'innovation. Inside this store, 25 startups present their products that visitors can see, touch, test or buy before they are even marketed. Geebee, a member of Écotech Québec, is already waiting for your visits to introduce you to his very unique electric vehicle, a mix between the scooter and the bicycle!
January 5, 2017 - Applications
Call for speakers
Give a presentation of your innovation during the morning-conference on green chemistry organized by the Jeune Chambre de commerce de Montréal, February 10th. If you are interested to set fourth your technology in front of emerging international leaders from here, contact Victoria Smaniotto from Écotech Québec before january 16th.