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 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 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.
December 1, 2016 - Écotech Québec
Vote for innovations from Quebec at the GreenTec Awards 2017
The companies Pyrowave and PureSphera, both members of Écotech Québec, are among the top 10 of their own category («Special prize Start-up» and «Recycling & Ressources») at the GreenTec Awards 2017! Contribute to the internationalization of our innovations and expertise by voting here.
November 22, 2016 - Écotech Québec
Why become a member of Écotech Québec?
To increase your competitiveness and the competitiveness of the whole sector! Become a member of Écotech Québec and benefit from privileged access to a dynamic network, mobilize public decision-makers, benefit from visibility and contribute to various projects on issues directly affecting you.
September 22, 2016 - Écotech Québec
Canada's Clean50 Award recipient in Quebec
Congratulations to two co-founder of Écotech Québec, Andrée-Lise Méthot and Guy Drouin, and to Vincent Chornet from Enerkem, who received the prestigious Canada's Clean50 Award for their contribution to green economy in Canada.
June 20, 2016 - Écotech Québec
Denis Leclerc re-elected by the International Cleantech Network to be president of the board.
Congratulations to Écotech Québec's Denis Leclerc, for his reelection as president of the board of the International Cleantech Network (ICN). This organization, based in Copenhagen, gathers cleantech clusters from Asia, Africa, Europe, and North America. This cooperation aims to increase business opportunities by creating synergies between the companies, research centers, and local authorities of each of the partners.