Recognized as the largest international seafood show in North America, the Seafood Expo North America (SENA), formerly known as the International Boston Seafood Show (IBSS), was held on March 16- 18, 2014 in Boston where it drew more than 20 000 visitors from over 100 countries!
On March 17, the Québec Government Office in Boston hosted a matchmaking event for five Québec exporting companies and their New England business partners. The mission was organized by the Société de développement international de Lanaudière (SODIL).
Last March, on the occasion of the Celebrations of the Francophonie, Québec hip hop artist Webster visited many schools, colleges and universities in Boston and New Hampshire to promote the French language, music and poetry.
Last March, four New England legislatures states recognized the importance of the region's francophone heritage by reading a proclamation and celebrating the Francophonie flag at their respective State House.
The Centre de la Francophonie des Amériques, in collaboration with the Assemblée parlementaire de la Francophonie is organizing the first edition of the Francophone Youth Parliament of the Americas taking place in Toronto, August 5-10, 2014.
All Québecers that are temporarily absent from Québec for less than 2 years and wish to vote by mail on the occasion of the upcoming provincials elections in April can ask for the required documentation at the Québec Government Office in Boston.
To better predict the onset of Parkinson's disease and to accelerate the development of better treatments, this is the main goal of Biospective Inc. in Quebec and inviCRO LLC in Massachusetts, two service companies working in the field of medical imaging that will collaborate for the first time thanks to the funding of $ 500,000 which Québec Consortium for Drug Discovery (CQDM) and the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) announced today at BIO-Europe in Turin.
The Québec Government Office in Boston, an equal opportunity employer offering competitive work conditions in an international multilingual collaborative environment, is looking to fill the following position: Attaché, Research, Innovation & Commercial Affairs
C2MTL is an immersive three-day event that appeals as much to the left half of your brain as it does to the right through a vast array of non-traditional experiences. World-renowned speakers, interactive exhibits, collaborative workshops and a creativity Boot Camp all take place within a custom-designed Innovation Village built exclusively for the event by C2MTL.
As a partner of the Café des Sciences, the Québec Governement Office in Boston invites you to the annual "Scientific Breakfast" held on March 25, 2014 under the theme: "Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative (DNDi) : une initiative de Médecins Sans Frontières
À la recherche de médicaments pour les plus démunis".
On February 18-19, Mary Beth Totten, Commercial Attachée at the Québec Government Office in Boston spoke at the event "Commercialized Efficiently on the Canadian and American Markets" in Drummondville. This event was organized by Carrefour Québec International (CQI), in collaboration with ACCORD and Québec Ministry of Finances and Economy.
The new electronic book series Le Québec: connais-tu ? was launched on February 18, 2014.
The series, developed by the Association Internationale des Études sur le Québec, was designed for teachers wanting to familiarize their students with Québec, its contemporary issues, history, literature and culture.
Organized in collaboration with Swissnex and Flickers: The Rhode Island International Film Festival on the occasion of the Francophone Celebrations in New England, the Francophone Film Festival promotes international francophone cinema to the local public.
The Québec Government Office in Boston is proud to partner with the Departement of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning at Tufts University in organizing the Planning for the Possible Conference on March 28, 2014.