Allstream Morning Trends The business community’s role in school retention A concrete commitment to build the Quebec of tomorrow Events The speech will be delivered in French. Wednesday, November 6, 2013 from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Go to price and subscription Add to calendar Print Share on: Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Speaker L. Jacques Ménard, C.C., G.O.Q., President, BMO Financial Group, Quebec See biography Jacynthe Côté Chief Executive, Rio Tinto Alcan Co-president, Grandes rencontres sur la persévérance scolaire This event is organized in collaboration with the 3rd edition of Grandes rencontres sur la persévérance scolaire. Prices Members Non members Ticket(s) Ticket(s) $55 * $80 * Table(s) de 10 Table(s) de 10 $495 * $800 * Contact et informations By phone: 514 871-4001 Cancellation policy 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 cancellation notices sent by email at firstname.lastname@example.org will be accepted. Location Palais des congrès de Montréal1001 Place Jean-Paul-RiopelleMontréal, QCH2Z 1H5Place-d'Armes Get directions A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO… Hear the co-presidents of the third Grandes rencontres sur la persévérance scolaire (GRPS), Jacynthe Côté (Rio Tinto Alcan) and L. Jacques Ménard (BMO Financial Group), talk about their vision of school retention. Find out about the business community’s commitment to this cause across the province. Understand how success in school helps build a prosperous, ambitious knowledge economy in Quebec. AND TO HEAR ABOUT… Quebec’s objective to achieve an 80% graduation rate among those under 20 by 2020. The business community’s mobilization for school retention and success among youth, from early childhood to adulthood. Concrete things that businesses of any size and in any sector can do to contribute to the cause. School retention: key to Quebec’s success!