The Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Montreal

Innovation and entrepreneurship at the 21st century university

Events The speech will be delivered in French and in English.


  • Alan Shepard
    Alan Shepard President and Vice-Chancellor
    Concordia University


Members Non members
Ticket(s) $85 * $125 *
Table(s) $765 * $1250 *

Contact et informations

By phone:

514 871-4001
No reservations, cancellations or refunds after the registration deadline. Participant substitutions are accepted at no extra charge until the event is held. Please note that only substitution notices sent by email at will be accepted.


Le Centre Sheraton

1201 René-Lévesque Blvd. W.
Montréal, Quebec
H3B 2L7

Peel or Bonaventure

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  • Hear the President and Vice-Chancellor of Concordia University describe the characteristics of the 21st century university
  • Learn more about how institutions of higher learning contribute to the city’s economy
  • Find out all there is to know about Concordia, a comprehensive university—with a history going back more than 100 years—that is respected and renowned both in Canada and internationally


  • The 21st century university: where creativity, inventiveness, and entrepreneurship converge
  • The way in which the modern university’s teaching and research activities help revitalize the city’s economy
  • Concordia, an urban teaching establishment where commitment, keen minds, and creativity reign
  • The university’s desire to position itself as a leader in innovation

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