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Québec’s Digital Media Industry: A Seminar on Talent and Creativity

Date
November 24, 2015, 4 to 6 p.m.
Place
Werk1, Munich, Germany
Description
The Investissement Québec office in Munich, together with Werk1 and the Bayern Digital cluster, is organizing a seminar that will bring together business leaders and decision-makers from Québec and Germany to speak about the ICT industry, software, video games, and special effects in the film industry. The event will be an occasion to introduce innovative companies working in these sectors and to discuss business opportunities in Québec and North America. 

Québec is home to a vibrant digital media cluster that has all the right ingredients for creating innovative products and technologies and introducing them in developed and emerging markets. Québec is an ideal place for accelerating innovation and developing your products and services. The seminar will be followed by a networking activity.

Program

 

 

3:30 p.m.

 

 

Welcome and registration

 

4:00 p.m.

 

Québec: An Overview

Bruno Coulombe, Director, Munich Office, Investissement Québec

 

4:15 p.m.

 

Québec’s Digital Media Industry

André Petitclerc, Senior Director, Small-Cap Investment, Investissement Québec

 

4:40 p.m.

 

Legal aspects
Monica Schirdewahn, lawyer, Lette & Associates

 

4:50 p.m.

 

Questions

 

 

5:00 p.m.

 

 

Networking cocktail

 

6:00 p.m.

 

End of the event

 

To register

 

 

Our experts

Want to learn more about Québec’s strengths? Our experts will be happy to answer your questions.

  • Expert Bruno Coulombe
    Bruno Coulombe
    Director, Munich Office

    Téléphone +49 (0) 89 255 49 31-19
    +1 514 873-1421

    Bruno Coulombe's email address
  • Expert André Petitclerc
    André Petitclerc
    Senior Director, Small-Cap Investment

    Téléphone +1 514 873-4664
    André Petitclerc's email address

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Québec: A strong culture of innovation

 

Québec is at the forefront of technology and boasts a booming ICT industry. As a major player in North America's ICT industry and a neighbour to the United States, Québec has access to an enormous market with over 470 million consumers. In addition, as the birthplace of pioneering software developers like Softimage and Discreet Logic, Québec has earned a reputation for its exceptionally talented workforce. The industry's biggest names have chosen Québec as a location for developing games played all over the world, including Deus Ex: Human Revolution, the entire Assassin's Creed franchise and Watch Dogs. Come to where creativity and innovation converge!

 

Multimedia sector

 

Information and communication technologies sector

 

 

Contact your expert

Marie-Ève Savard

Government Relations and Public Affairs Advisor, Montréal

514 876-9412