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Québec City to Host Prestigious International Conference: Communicating the Museum

News - Recognized more than ever as a premier cultural destination in North America, Québec City will be hosting the 17th edition of Communicating the Museum (CTM), organized by the Paris-based communications agency Agenda from November 15 to 18, 2016.

OMA's Pierre Lassonde Pavilion of the Musée National des Beaux-Arts du Québec to Open in June

News - OMA’s Pierre Lassonde Pavilion of the Musée National des Beaux-Arts du Québec (MNBAQ) will open to the public on June 24, 2016. Increasing the museum’s space by 90 percent, the 14,900 square-meter pavilion faces Québec City’s Grande Alléee and seeks to fuse the energy of street life with the idyllic landscapes of the adjacent Parc des Champs-de-Bataille.

Creaform announces major design and performance upgrade for its new MetraSCAN 3D laser scanner

News - Creaform, the worldwide leader in portable 3D measurement solutions and engineering services, has unveiled its new 3D scanner for shop-floor operation, the MetraSCAN 3D. Re-engineered to address increasing manufacturing quality standards, it offers the best possible combination of accuracy, speed and flexibility for shop-floor 3D scanning needs.

Walking Again and Climbing the Grand Canyon Thanks to a Biorobotic Technology Developed by B-TEMIA

News - One month after enabling a young female stroke survivor from Hamilton, ON, to climb the Grand Canyon, B-TEMIA, Inc. strikes again by providing an opportunity for an Asheville, NC, woman with an incomplete spinal cord injury to walk her first steps following paralysis, thanks to Keeogo™, a unique robotized walking device based on B-TEMIA's proprietary Dermoskeleton™ technology.

Preverco Introduces Three New Canadian Representatives

News - In January 2016, Preverco announced it was making operational upgrades to its plants that would boost its production capacity by some 30%. Already, the Quebec company (Canada) has seen its business increase and today is pleased to announce it has hired three new Canadian representatives.

Immunovaccine Names Frederic Ors Chief Executive Officer; Andy Sheldon, Medicago CEO, To Join Board of Directors

News - Immunovaccine, a clinical stage vaccine and immunotherapy company, today announced that Frederic Ors has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. He and Andy Sheldon, President and CEO of Medicago, will be nominated to the board of directors at the Company’s AGM, and the Board will recommend their election.

INRS receives major funding from CFI and the Quebec government

News - Thanks to over $800,000 in funding from the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) John R. Evans Leaders Fund and the Quebec government, INRS researchers will have access to new scientific facilities to develop new therapeutic agents, innovative catalysts, and reliable models for managing fishery resources.

The Society of Plastics Engineers chooses Québec City

News - More than 200 plastics engineers from the northeastern United States and Canada are coming to Québec City for the North-East 2016 Topcon organized by the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE). This technical conference focusing on the plastics industry will take place on August 18‒19, 2016, at the Québec City Convention Centre.

Staggering growth for Julien's 70th anniversary with sales revenues of 95M$

News - Founded in 1946, JULIEN celebrates 70 years of know-how. Leader in the manufacturing of stainless steel equipment, commercial kitchens and high volume industrial outsourcing, JULIEN is a world-class Quebec company that has taken the international market by storm successfully.

Rising Out of the (Saw)Dust

News - Wood is synonymous with our economic development, and remains an important part of Canadian exports. Exporters of all stripes were pummeled by the recession, but few have been hit as hard in the past fifteen years as the wood products industry. Were the losses permanent, or is there hope for a revival anytime soon?


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