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À go, on change le monde! contest

The application deadline (March 13) is fast approaching! Next step: THE award ceremony that will take place on March 24th at Esplanade. Come discover the winners of the 2016 edition, get inspired by innovative initiatives and meet our partners. This event is another opportunity to gather around concrete projects and solutions that contribute to change the world!
The À go, on change le monde! contest aims to foster social entrepreneurship and support local projects. This year, a total of $20,000 will be allocated to several entrepreneurs. This contest is a joint initiative of Esplanade and its four valued partners: Forum Jeunesse de l'île de Montréal, J. Armand Bombardier Foundation, Comité d'économie sociale de l'île de Montréal-CÉSÎM and Les Offices jeunesse internationaux du Québec-LOJIQ.
Lex Start launch

What if the legal framework of your business became child’s play? For its official launch, our resident Lex Start invites you to celebrate and discover their services and partners on March 8 from 6pm to 8pm. As a facilitator for legal procedures, Lex Start supports social entrepreneurs in building their business by providing them with several sets of both standardized and customized legal documents, at fixed costs. Whether you are a project leader, an entrepreneur, an incubator or a lawyer, come meet the Lex Start team at Esplanade!


#VertMTL Hackathon
How can we reduce Montreal dependence on fossil fuels? On March 19, join the #VertMTL hackathon to co-create concrete, ambitious and achievable solutions to reduce our dependence on fossil fuels. This creative marathon is organized by the Office de consultation publique de Montréal.

Transform Montréal: disrupt and democratize our economy
On March 19-20, attend Transform Montreal, a two-day conference to celebrate the social and solidarity entrepreneurship in Montreal. Transform Montréal aims to encourage the acceleration and development of a regenerative socioeconomic model through the creation and support and ambitious social enterprises in all sectors of the economy.

Esplanade x Amplifier Montreal
Esplanade is now a member of the Amplifier Montreal movement. Made possible through the involvement of the J.W. McConnell Family Foundation, this initiative aims to explore differents ways to make Montreal a more innovative, inclusive and resilient city.

New residents at Esplanade
Our team is always delighted to announce the names of the organizations and individuals who have chosen Esplanade as their working space: the team of Lawyers Without Borders Canada, Olivier from ÉAU, Jessie from Hands on Media Education, the team of Living the Lingo, Yann from USC, and Ugo de Yoogs.

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