Participate in the 11th edition of this forum, which is a key annual gathering of stakeholders in passenger and freight transport, the business community, political world and the media.
The event will take place over half a day and will highlight the challenges, opportunities and projects in the transportation sector.
Join us in person!
We will warmly welcome you with breakfast.
Each participant in attendance will be given a gourmet boxed meal.
Experience this truly live event and meet the speakers.
Take advantage of our smart networking tool to make new business contacts.
Freight transport is facing major challenges related to labour, supply chains, and technological innovation. As for passenger transport, the Forum will address the issues of financing our public transit companies as well as the use of artificial intelligence in the urban mobility sector.
Register now to find out about the various developments since the last edition on the subject.
By taking part in the Transportation Forum, you will:
- Discuss issues related to the transportation of goods, whether by sea, rail, air, or road.
- Highlight the strategic importance of intermodal transport for the city and determine what measures we should focus on to ensure harmonization and cohabitation of transport modes.
- Reflect on the steps to take to ensure the competitiveness and growth of this strategic sector for our economy.
- Get an update on upcoming major transportation projects in the city.
- Network with key institutional and private players from this sector.
7:30 a.m. Registration, coffee and networking
8:00 a.m. Welcoming remarks
Master of ceremonies:
8:05 a.m. Introduction
Block 1 – Overview: changing infrastructures
8:40 a.m. Strengthening the city's strategic transportation infrastructure
Guillaume Brossard Vice-President, Growth and Development
Administration portuaire de Montréal
Martin Massé Vice President, Public Affairs, and Vice President, Sustainability
Aéroports de Montréal
David De Grandpré Partner, Consulting
9:05 a.m. Supporting our public transit companies
Benoît Gendron General Manager
Autorité régionale de transport métropolitain (ARTM)
Marie-Claude Léonard Interim Chief Executive Officer
Société de transport de Montréal
Guy Picard, Ph.D, PMP General Director
Société de transport de Laval
Sylvain Yelle Director General
9:35 a.m. Working together for the REM de l'Est's success
Jean-François Arcand Architect, Senior Partner,
Corporate Market Leader –
Christian DucharmeVice-President, Engineering
10:00 a.m. Networking break
Block 2 – Transportation for achieving our green ambitions
10:20 a.m. Sustainable development through major transport infrastructure projects
10:30 a.m. Toward a greener, more productive and more innovative aerospace industry
Suzanne M. Benoît President
Kahina Oudjehani, Ing., M.Sc.A. Sustainability R&T and Innovation Lead
Jean Paquin President & CEO
10:50 a.m. Multimodal metropolitan transport at the heart of the urban fabric
Sophie MauzerolleCity Councillor
Executive Committee Member
Agglomeration Council Member
Ville de Montréal
Victor Poudelet Director, Cité for Sustainable Mobility Project
Marco Viviani Vice-President, Strategic Development
11:10 a.m. Smooth and safe metropolitan travel
Block 3 – Accelerating the integration of innovative transportation solutions
11: 20 a.m. Presentation – Continuous innovation, for the greater good
Claude Chaffiotte Managing Director
Pierre-Olivier Desmurs Founder, Carbon-Zero Mobility
11:30 a.m. Powering urban transport through data
Laurent ChevrotGeneral Manager
Agence de mobilité durable
Danielle CharestPresident & Chief Executive Officer
Renée Touzin Executive Vice President
11:55 a.m. Closing remarks
12:00 p.m. Lunch and networking
1:00 p.m. End of the Forum