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  1. Meeting in Montréal can save money for you and your attendees

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    Montréal has long ranked high on lists of leading convention hosting cities worldwide – including taking top spot in the Americas on several occasions. And while the allure of the city is certainly based on many aspects – transportation accessibility, the city’s intriguing blend of old world grandeur and modernity, and a wealth of great locations perfect for any event […]

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  2. Rest in comfort until boarding time in the Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge at Montréal-Trudeau

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    After months of preparation, your meeting is now complete and the new relationships and ideas presented are already percolating towards the future. And while the planners’ job is largely complete, for many attendees a huge bulk of their work begins once the event itself has wrapped. Air Canada’s Maple Leaf Lounge at Montréal-Trudeau offers your guests an airport waiting experience […]

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  3. The year in review: our top 10 posts for 2017

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    It’s been a big year for Montréal! Not only did we celebrate the 375th anniversary of the city’s founding, it’s also been a jam-packed year for meetings, the sciences, and education – resulting in another armload of kudos for a city we think is pretty great. It’s been a joy writing about this city we love, and we’re proud to […]

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  4. 15 minutes to productivity: the Ivy Lee Method

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    It’s easy to find oneself caught beneath the weight of a seemingly endless to-do list or wading through an inbox without end. Busy meeting professionals are always looking for ways to optimize their time and get it all done without collapsing, and one of the oldest productivity methods – requiring no more than 15 minutes of time per day – […]

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  5. Reach new heights with the C2 Conference Space at the Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth

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    What happens when you combine one of Montréal’s most exciting business thinktanks with one of the city’s most prestigious hotels and event spaces? Perched on the 21st floor of the Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth, the C2 Conference Space not only adds to the city’s skyline, but also offers a whole new location – and approach – for meetings, conferences, executive […]

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  6. 10 Cozy cafés within 10 minutes of the Palais de congrès de Montréal

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    Montréal’s café culture is one that perfectly blends European opulence with new world modernity. They’re places to drink a world-class beverage, get some good people watching in or complete some work side-by-side with the freelancers that call Montréal home. They’re also the perfect place to catch a moment’s rest during a busy event. These 10 cozy café beauties are all […]

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  7. Useful apps for meeting planners

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    A busy meeting planner’s mobile device is a front-line partner both before and during events, so we’ve rounded up some cutting-edge apps to help make your life easier. Each of these apps open a world of possibilities at your fingertips. Our top app picks for planners Super Planner Super Planner lives up to its name by covering the gamut from […]

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  8. Cross-border meetings as easy as 1-2-3

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    When planning your future meetings and conferences, selecting Montréal brings a tantalising international flair to the proceedings for your guests and attendees. And while hosting an event in Montréal does require the extra steps of getting your materials and delegates within Canada’s borders, with a modicum of pre-planning this process can be smooth and simple. Here’s how. Select the customs […]

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  9. HUB Montréal: a new international gathering of creativity and culture

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    From November 8 to 18, influential players in the creative and cultural sectors from across the globe will flock to the first annual edition of HUB Montréal, an official event of the city’s official 375th anniversary celebrations. More than 3,000 professionals from ecosystems as diverse as music, digital arts, film, video games, multimedia, artificial intelligence, and virtual and augmented reality […]

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  10. 6 tips for record-breaking attendance at your next meeting

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    “If you build it, they will come.” If only that were true, right? You may have the best program, world-renowned speakers and an amazing host city, but if you want to add a little rocket fuel to those registration numbers, here are a few attendance-building tips to make your next meeting a record-breaking success. Start early on social It’s never […]

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