Québec participated in the 4th Annual Global Infrastructure Leadership Forum, which was held from January 19 to 21 in New York City. The event brought together key actors in the major infrastructure projects sector.
Hydro-Québec representative Normand Béchard presented the Eastmain Project, a mega-hydroelectric development project currently under construction in Northern Québec. During his presentation, he also mentioned Québec’s leadership in hydroelectric production.
John Parisella, the Québec Delegate General in New York City, presented an overview of the Plan Nord, a Government of Québec initiative to grow Northern Québec’s economy in a perspective of sustainable development.
The Global Infrastructure Leadership Forum each year focuses on the Top 100 global infrastructure projects. Projects are selected by experts from the public and private sectors.
Québec Government Office in New York
Global Infrastructure Leadership Forum