From September 12-14, several experts as well as political and economic leaders gathered in San Francisco to attend the Global Climate Action Summit (GCAS) and discuss the issues of the environment and climate change.
The 2018 edition of the Western Arts Alliance Annual Conference was an opportunity for many Québec artists and their agencies to highlight Québec’s talent and meet presenters and other organizations for potential future collaborations.
On August 22-23, 2018, the 7th Annual Oregon Coastal Caucus Economic Summit took place in Lincoln City, OR. On this occasion, the Québec Government Representative in Los Angeles, Elizabeth MacKay, was invited to participate in a panel on the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) and the resulting impacts and opportunities in rural communities.
The MAGIC trade show, an initiative of UBM Fashion, is the largest fashion trade show in North America. Aurélie Brown of the Québec Government Office in Los Angeles was there from February 12 to 14, 2018.
The Minister of the Economy, Science and Innovation, Ms. Dominique Anglade, was present at the Consumer Electronics Show 2018 (CES) held in Las Vegas from January 8 to 11, one of the most established and important conferences dedicated to new technologies. The event is organized by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), an organization that promotes the new technology industry in the United States. CTA has more than 2,000 members in the United States and abroad.
The Minister of Energy and Natural Resources, Mr. Pierre Moreau, and several people from the Québec Delegation in Los Angeles attended the 11th edition of VerdeXchange, which took place from January 28-30, 2018 at the LA Hotel Downtown.
While visiting the Los Angeles area on an economic and diplomatic mission, the Québec Minister of International Relations and La Francophonie, Ms. Christine St-Pierre, was received as a special guest at the annual celebration of the Québec National Holiday.
The Québec Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr. Gaétan Barrette, and the Québec Representative in Los Angeles, Ms. Elizabeth MacKay, participated in a multi-sector mission at the 2017 BIO International Convention that took place from June 19 to 22 in San Diego.
This week, staff from the Québec Government Office and the ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur proudly took part in the 69th Annual Conference for the Association of International Educators (NAFSA).
Québec talent in entertainment will be in the spotlight at the 43rd Annual Seattle International Film Festival held May 28th through June 11th. Discover extraordinary Quebec motion picture such as Boundaries, directed by Chloé Robichaud and It’s Only the End of the World, directed by award-winning movie director Xavier Dolan.