The Québec Government Office in Chicago represents the Québec government in 12 states across the Midwest. This mandate involves working on a wide range of commercial, economic, political, environmental, and cultural matters of interest to Québec and this region of the United States.
Québec and the United States: Prospering together
Québec is the
United States’ 10th largest trading partner
Spent each year by
Quebeckers traveling to the U.S.
in the U.S.
More than 12 000 Québec
companies do business
in the United States
Over 250 000 Americans
work for Québec-owned businesses
in the United States
South Dakota, North Dakota, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio and Wisconsin.
The Québec Artist Series with Arts Midwest
October 20, 2021 to October 28, 2021 |
Arts and Culture
The Québec Government Office in Chicago is thrilled to share events that featured incredible talents from Québec! Done in collaboration with Arts Midwest, the Québec Artist Series highlighted the work of Annabel Soutar from Porte...
Collaboration with Lion Electric
September 27, 2021 to October 7, 2021 |
The Québec Government Office in Chicago is proud to highlight the collaborative work that we have done with Québec-based company Lion Electric! On September 27th, we participated in their “Electric School Bus” event in Plainfield,...
Great Lakes Commission Annual Meeting 2021
October 12, 2021 to October 14, 2021 |
We were thrilled to participate in the Great Lakes Commission’s (GLC) Annual Meeting once again, which took place virtually from October 12th to the 14th. This year’s gathering, which was moderated by Executive Director Erika...
Establish and maintain relations with all branches of government in the Midwestern States, as well as with the major cities of the region.
Coordinate Québec’s contribution to the sustainable management of the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Basin, through regional organizations like the Great Lakes Commission, the Council of Great Lakes Governors, and the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Cities Initiative.
Promote Québec culture and artists throughout the Midwest.
Promote Québec’s educational initiatives to universities and research centers in the Midwest.
Promote Québec studies and French immersion programs offered in Québec.
Coordinate Québec’s Francophonie initiatives throughout the region.