Venue and Location


Since its opening in 1983, the Palais des Congrès of Montréal has hosted several events in several fields including science and technology. The Palais des Congrès is located in downtown Montréal, making it easily accessible on foot or by public transit.
The Place-d’Armes subway station (Métro) is integrated in the Palais and city buses can take you right to the Palais’ front door. The Palais des Congrès is directly linked to 4000 hotel rooms via a 32 km underground pedestrian network.

Conference venue

Main entrance
1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle


August is one of the hottest months of the year in Montréal. The average temperature varies between minimum and maximum values of 18 °C (night) and 25°C (day) while the day lasts 14 hours. August is characterized by a good combination of heat, sunshine and relatively high humidity.