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Quebec’s unique and homegrown know-how

In Québec, digital creativity is a $1.2-billion economic sector that just keeps on growing. Thanks to its multi-skilled studios, one-of-a-kind storytelling flair, and inventive use of technology, Quebec’s know-how shines both at home and abroad.

🎬 Digital creativity : Quebec’s unique know-how

This is Quebec is a series of showcase events that takes up short-term residence at the world’s leading digital creativity centres, including Shanghai (past- 2018), Tokyo (2019), and Mexico City (2020).

In unique presentation settings, Quebec creators enjoy an opportunity to showcase their know-how and build business ties with buyers and potential partners.

Accelerate your development in Asia

A large delegation of Quebec companies will take part in the This is Quebec showcase to meet buyers and representatives from Japan, China and Korea. Those are especially invited by the representations of Quebec in Asia. You also can be part of the event as a B2B participant or a visitor.

The Quebec Minister of Economy and Innovation, Mr. Pierre Fitzgibbon, will travel for the occasion and initiate the event at a VIP reception on December 11, in which Quebec companies and international guests will meet.

Networking activities will be facilitated through a custom-designed mobile application and customized business meetings, organized by Export Quebec and the Quebec General Delegation in Tokyo.

 

BE A PART AS A B2B PARTICIPANT | $ 1500

+ Access to the option to make appointments our mobile application
+ 8 appointments planned by the Export Québec team
+ Access to conferences and panels
+ Access to the immersive showcase
+ A special access to networking activities (VIP opening cocktail, closing performance, networking cocktails).

 

 

BE A PART AS A VISITOR | $ 500

+ Access our mobile application (without the option of making appointments)
+ Access to the immersive showcase
+ Access to conferences and panels
+ A special access to networking activities (VIP opening cocktail, closing performance, networking cocktails).

REGISTER (B2B PARTICIPANT AND VISITOR) ASKE A QUESTION

 

Partnership

BE A PART OF THE CREATIVE PROCESS

As a This is Quebec partner, you will be involved in various aspects of this key event, ranging from content programming to on-site space use to promotional efforts.

We will work together to define your objectives and create a personalized partnership that meets your needs.

Become a partner

Exhibitors

Complete list will be available soon.

Logo blanc - Halo Création ™

Halo Création ™

We design and produce immersive multimedia experiences.

Logo blanc - Normal Studio

Normal Studio

Creative studio specialized in scenography, technology and visual design.

Logo blanc - FLOAT4

FLOAT4

Multimedia installations: media architecture, facades, interactive video wa...

Logo blanc - MASSIVart

MASSIVart

MASSIVart is a Montreal based production & art direction agency, connec...

Logo blanc - QUARTIER DES SPECTACLES PARTNERSHIP

QUARTIER DES SPECTACLES PARTNERSHIP

Logo blanc - Zú

Build a dynamic and creative community, incubate companies, develop content...

Logo blanc - Moment Factory

Moment Factory

Multimedia entertainment studio

Logo blanc - L’Éloi

L’Éloi

L’Éloi is a talent agency and an integrated production house

Logo blanc - HUB Studio

HUB Studio

HUB is a multidisciplinary creative studio. We create, direct and produce ...

Logo blanc - Minority Media

Minority Media

VR studio focused on Location-Based Entertainment with brands like TRANSFOR...

Logo blanc - Montréal en Histoires

Montréal en Histoires

Montréal en Histoires develops projection circuits, content and a history-...

Logo blanc - MUTEK

MUTEK

International festival of digital creativity and electronic music.

Logo blanc - ELEKTRA

ELEKTRA

ELEKTRA is an international contemporary digital art organization

Logo blanc - AATOAA

AATOAA

Xn Québec

The Digital Experiences Producers Association Xn Quebec brings together the...

Logo blanc - Société des arts technologiques [SAT] / Society for Arts and Technology [SAT]

Société des arts technologiques [SAT] / Society for Arts a...

Transdisciplinary centre dedicated to research, creation, production, educa...

Logo blanc - Centre Phi

Centre Phi

Our programming inspires, challenges and innovates by exploring new territo...

Logo blanc - MTLIGHT

MTLIGHT

MTLight is an all in one agency for strategy, production and diffusion of a...

Logo blanc - The 7 Fingers

The 7 Fingers

Collective specialized in creation, production and presentation of shows an...

Logo blanc - PixMob

PixMob

PixMob creates immersive crowd experiences thanks to proprietary light-up w...

Wallrus

Logo blanc - Audio Z

Audio Z

Audio Z is a creative audiopost house that brings together top-notch compos...

 

The second This is Quebec showcase will be held from December 11 to 13, 2019 in Tokyo. The Québec delegation will be at Hikarie Hall, an iconic conference centre in the district of Shibuya, Tokyo’s commercial and business centre. The event will be held in parallel with the Mutek Japan festival, which celebrates emerging digital artists working in sound, music, and visual arts.

As one of the world’s economic powerhouses, Japan is one of Canada’s leading commercial partners, with trade between the two countries on a constant upswing. Japan is also a key site for Québec’s developing presence in Asia.

This is Quebec is a Quebec government initiative that is driven by Xn Québec.

 

Take an active part in discussions between creators and visitors thanks to a custom virtual platform for participating “This is Quebec” exhibitors and visitors.

You will be immersed in a unique sensory experience and invited to connect with others as well as explore digital creativity through conferences, expert panels, interactive presentations, and artist performances, and custom networking opportunities.

This is an experience designed to bring people together in accordance with Quebec’s arts and digital industry ecosystem.

About This is Quebec

This is Quebec  is a one-of-a-kind environment where Québec creators work together to present their innovative projects and build ties with other producers around the world thanks to a series of showcase events that feature the best of Québec’s digital creativity.

These fun labs take up temporary residence at leading digital creativity sites across the world, including Shanghai in 2018, Tokyo in December 2019, and Mexico City in 2020.

This is Quebec is truly a window on the world that provides Quebec digital producers with opportunities to make breakthroughs at the international level. These opportunities for participating companies include conferences, exhibitions, networking activities, personalized meetings, and cultural events.

Preliminary Program

PARTENAIRES • PARTNERS • 主催者

 

Avec le soutien de

PRODUCTION
Jenny Thibault, Executive Director, Xn Québec
jenny@xnquebec.co – 514 434-0056

PARTNERSHIPS
Stéphane Martel, Director, Partnerships
stephane@yulism.ca – 514 703-8409

ART AND TECHNICAL DIRECTION
Martin Pelland, Technical Director
martin@xnquebec.co

Brigitte Poupart, Art Director
brigpoup@hotmail.com

EXPORT QUEBEC
Geneviève Gabanna-Leblanc
genevieve.gabanna-leblanc@economie.gouv.qc.ca

Boundless imagination • Infinite possibilities

Contact us at tokyo@xnquebec.co

This is Québec is a platform to discover Quebec and foreigns entrepreneurs. Original, surprising, unique and different, this event seeks to develop sincere and enduring relationships.

Limitless imagination. World renowned expertise. Infinite Possibilities.