News - More than 170 persons joined as active problem solvers in a packed room in the Quebec convention center on Dec 14. The idea of the event was simple: Turn a science conference upside down.
News - On October 22, Quebec City gained another international distinction when it was named one of the Top 21 most intelligent communities (Smart 21 Community 2011) by the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF), a New York-based independent think tank dedicated to developing the digital economy. The announcement was made by Louis Zacharilla, one of the ICF’s founders, at a ceremony in Suwon, South Korea.
News - Within days of its 110th anniversary, Desjardins Group, Canada’s leading cooperative financial group, has been named Bank of the Year 2010 - Canada by the prestigious British magazine, The Banker, published by The Financial Times. This is the first time in Desjardins' history that it has participated in this competition and it’s the first time that a Canadian cooperative financial institution has won.