Every fall since 2012, the new positive and engaged economy’s most inspirational decision-makers from Canada and around the world gather in Montreal for the Momentum Conference. These renowned entrepreneurs, leaders and visionaries are reinventing the business world through eco-design, biomimicry, social entrepreneurship, collaborative economies, etc. You, too, can introduce innovative eco-ideas into your business!

A few of our past Momentum participants include:

charles_sirois_1 Charles Sirois
dionne_1Ugo Dionne
teslaWill Nicholas
Tesla Motors
jaffelin_1Emmanuel Jaffelin
jf_archambault_1Jean-François Archambault
christine_renaud Christine Renaud
steve Steve Kaminski
stanleyphoto Vincent Stanley
ic_christine_2408_2Christine Babkine
Ivanhoé Cambridge
philip_benardPhilip Bénard
photo_jeremi_lavoie_4_juin_2014Jérémi Lavoie
chris Christopher Allen
Biomimicry 3.8
hage Mohamed Hage
Lufa Farms
labrie Marie-Hélène Labrie
lapostePatrick Widloecher
Groupe La Poste
louise_1Louise Guay
Media Lab
pochecoEmmanuel Druon
renaultClaire Martin
katzDavid Katz
Plastic Bank
adrienneAdrienne Lo
kirk_myersKirk Myers
howard_2Howard Chang
Top Drawer Creative
joyce_0Joyce Sou
MarsDD – B Corp
moquinSébastien Moquin
Raccoon Ski
jarmo_suomimenJarmo Suominen
MIT Media Lab


Momentum gives you access to the best social innovation and strategy ideas:

  • International influencers who will challenge your vision of business
  • Local decision-makers who will explain how they incorporate eco-innovation into their strategies
  • Exclusive access to the most cutting-edge strategic approaches
  • Business success stories in eco-design, social entrepreneurship, biomimicry …
  • An outstanding day of inspiration, connecting with the biggest influencers of our time
  • Networking with over 150 professionals directly involved in sustainable business practices

You should participate in Momentum if your company has a need to:

  • Stay relevant in a market influenced by social issues (equality, environmental degradation…)
  • Attract and retain talented professionals who are increasingly attuned to your corporate commitments
  • Maintain an edge over your competitors in terms of innovation and social responsibility
  • Demonstrate to your investors and shareholders that your social and environmental risks are under control

Momentum is designed for:

  • Business decision-makers and leaders, entrepreneurs, SMB managers, big businesses and local authorities
  • Strategists, specialists in communications, marketing, innovation and R&D
  • Experts in innovation, sustainability, social economy and social responsibility for businesses


Information: momentum@novae.ca