If you're interested in Québec's mineral resources and their development, take note. This year, the mining sector’s annual rendez-vous will take place on November 11 to 14, 2013, at the Québec City Conference Centre.
Los Angeles, August 6, 2013 - From July 14 to 19, Alain Houde, the Québec Representative for the Western United States, attended the annual summit of the Pacific Northwest Economic Region (PNWER) in Anchorage, Alaska. The event gathered more than 200 policy makers, experts and business representatives from the Northwest parts of Canada and the U.S.
Representatives of the Ministère des Relations internationales, de la Francophonie et du Commerce extérieur (MRIFCE) manned an information booth at the 86th annual convention of the American Association of Teachers of French (AATF), held in Providence, Rhode Island, from July 11 to 14.
On June 18, the Minister of Finance and the Economy, Nicolas Marceau, participated in the announcement of major private investments that will contribute to the growth of Québec’s aerospace industry. The event was held at the International Paris Air Show at Le Bourget.
The Minister of Finance and the Economy, Nicolas Marceau, and the Minister for Industrial Policy and the Banque de développement économique du Québec, Élaine Zakaïb, will participate in the 50th International Paris Air Show (IPAS) at Le Bourget, which will be held from June 17, to 23, 2013.
The Québec Government Office in Los Angeles’ Economic Team will actively promote and foster trade relations between Québec and the Western U.S. this summer by participating to major industry events in electronic entertainment, video games, electric vehicles and aerospace sectors.
Yves-François Blanchet, Minister of Sustainable Development, Environment, Wildlife and Parks, represented the Québec government and Premier Marois at the Council of Great Lakes Governors 2013 Leadership Summit, held from May 31 to June 2 on Mackinac Island, Michigan.
The Québec government office in Washington DC (BQW) and the Ministère des Relations internationales, de la Francophonie et du Commerce extérieur (MRIFCE) organized the participation of 12 Québec high-tech firms in SPIE Defense, Security, and Sensing 2013, the leading U.S. tradeshow and conference on optics, photonics and imaging in the fields of defence and security.
Don't miss the opportunity to experience Québec movies at Seattle International Film Festival with 3 movies (Camion, Inch Allah and Laurence Anyways), a documentary (The Fruit Hunters) and 2 short films (In Your Heart and Wind).
The Québec Delegation in Los Angeles will participate in the Conference "Navigating the American Carbon World (NACW)," the largest discussion forum on the carbon markets in North America. NACW will be held in San Francisco from April 16 to 18.