The ICLEI World Congress is an opportunity to position your organization as a leader in sustainable development and exchange in strategic discussions on the most critical issues of our time.
Become a sponsor / exhibitor at the event that will gather more than 1,200 participants from all over the world, including mayors, local, regional and national governments representatives, international organizations, businesses, researchers and other stakeholders playing a key role in urban sustainability.
Many sponsorship opportunities are available to support the Congress and to allow public and private partners to shine within a dynamic and innovative community. The event will also include a vibrant exhibition to which partners will be able to contribute.
Share your successes and good business practices and connect with sustainable development actors from all over the world. During the event, take part in strategic discussions on current urban issues and the future of sustainable development with more than 200 dynamic and high-level speakers intervening in more than 50 plenaries and workshops.
Meet your audience by benefiting from a targeted visibility, before and after the Congress. Exhibition, website, newsletter, social networks and other publications represent as many occasions to promote your organization.
Position your organization as a leader in sustainable development by partnering with the ICLEI World Congress 2018 and enhance your public image irrespective of your area of focus.
For more information on visibility opportunities, eligibility criteria and personalized partnerships formats or to become an exhibitor during the event:
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1. Aligo Innovation, booth #107
Aligo provides its universities partners with financial and human resources to facilitate the commercialization of technologies derived from university research. With a team of specialists in science and business, Aligo is a bridge between the academic and the market to contribute to the development of society.
2. Bellwether Collaboratory, booth #407
Bellwether Collaboratory works with local governments, non-profits, and businesses to identify cross-sector resilience strategies. We engage stakeholders in a collaborative process of modeling communities as complex systems and use our web-based software to identify and prioritize leverage points for resilience, hazard mitigation, and climate change adaptation.
3. City of Kyoto, booth #216
City of Kyoto has been ICLEI Member since 1996. As a birth place of the Kyoto Protocol, we are well-known as “Environmental Model City” in Japan. The Mayor Daisaku Kadokawa has been served as the chair of ICELI East Asia Executive Committee since Regional Executive Committee was established in 2012. We are working harder to create a sustainable society through city-city collaboration such as ICLEI Network.
4. Concordia University, booth #107
Concordia University is a public comprehensive university located in Montréal, Québec, Canada on unceded Indigenous lands. Founded in 1974 following the merger of Loyola College and Sir George Williams University, Concordia is one of the three universities in Quebec where English is the primary language of instruction.
5. DC PRO Engineering L.L.C., booth #405
DC PRO Engineering is a recognized world leader in the fields of District Energy, Co-generation and Tri-generation & renowned sustainability leader in Green Building MEP Designs. Our services include engineering design, consulting, and project management, Combined Heat & Power Co-generation and Tri-generation, Green Building.
6. École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS), booth #107
École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS) trains engineers and researchers who are recognized for their practical and innovative approach, developing new technologies and transferring them to companies. ÉTS is home to more than fifty research chairs, centres and laboratories, which contribute to the technological and economic development of Quebec.
7. Écotech Québec, booth #309
Discover innovation in action! Écotech Québec, the Québec cleantech cluster, showcases under its pavilion eight sustainable and cost-effective solutions for local governments. From waste management to water treatment and mobility, learn more about Effenco, K2 Geospatial, Lockbird, Nordresa, Polystyvert, Sweet Gazoil, Ecofixe Technologies and Waste Robotics.
8. Espace de concertation sur les pratiques d’achat responsable, booth #212
ECPAR is Canada’s network of leaders in sustainable procurement. Its mission is to ensure that acquisitions of organizations generate increased socio-economic results while reducing their environmental impacts. Its approach is simple: networking and training to stay at the forefront of best practices, rigorous and operational tools, measurement, support, progress.
9. Future Earth, booth #506
Future Earth accelerates transformations to sustainability through research and innovation. We are a major international convenor that fosters a culture of an engaged research based on the co-design of knowledge and tools. We work to incorporate the latest research findings into government, business and community decisions and policies.
10. ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability, booth #301
ICLEI is the leading global network of more than 1,500 local and regional governments working with a diverse team of experts to build a sustainable future.
ICLEI firmly believes that sustainable cities are the foundation of a more just and sustainable world and is working to make sustainability an inextricable part of urban development.
11. International Development Research Centre, booth #403
Part of Canada’s foreign affairs and development efforts, IDRC invests in knowledge, innovation, and solutions to improve lives and livelihoods in the developing world. Bringing together the right partners around opportunities for impact, IDRC builds leaders for today and tomorrow and helps drive large-scale positive change.
12. McGill University, booth #107
McGill University is one of Canada’s best-known institutions of higher learning and one of the leading universities in the world. With students coming from 150 countries, our student body is the most internationally diverse of any research-intensive university in the country. McGill was named one of Canada’s greenest employers (2018).
13. Montréal – Métropole en santé, booth #322
Montréal – Métropole en santé (Montréal Healthy City) has for mission to create healthy living environments for all Montrealers, through coaching, recognition and support of structuring and sustainable measures resulting from regional cross-sectoral mobilizations, Montréal physiquement active (MPA) and Conseil du système alimentaire montréalais (Conseil SAM).
14. Motivo Promotions Group Inc., booth #320
Motivo Promotions Group Inc. chose to partner exclusively with the Société de transport de Montréal. In collaboration with the STM, we are committed to offering quality products mainly manufactured here in Montréal.
15 Ottawa Public Health (OPH), booth #214
Ottawa Public Health (OPH) provides public health programs and services to individuals and communities while advocating for public policies that make our city and its residents healthier. OPH is a teaching health unit and works with all post secondary educational institutions in the area.
16. Polytechnique Montréal, booth #107
Polytechnique Montréal is one of Canada’s largest engineering education and research institutions. We will showcase 1) Decision support tools in support of sustainable innovation integrating life cycle thinking, and 2) the Transition platform, offering a modern new approach to transit planning.
17. Service du développement économique, Ville de Montréal, booth #107
Service du développement économique Pavilion, Montréal, city of advanced knowledge. As a city of advanced knowledge and a proven centre of expertise, Montréal draws on a network of universities and recognized experts to respond to issues related to the accelerated and sustainable development of our societies. Meet our partners and discover unique projects based on a sustainable development perspective.
18. Sustainability Solutions Group Workers Cooperative, booth #223
SSG is one of the world’s most advanced urban climate change planning consultancies. We empower cities—the vanguard of climate action—with policy, action, and decision-making pathways to low-carbon, adaptive futures while increasing energy efficiency, supporting economic development, improving community health and quality of life, and advancing equity.
19. The Nature Conservancy, booths #423 – 425
The mission of The Nature Conservancy is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. Our vision is a world where the diversity of life thrives, and people act to conserve nature for its own sake and its ability to fulfill our needs and enrich our lives.
20. Univalor, booth #107
Univalor commercializes innovations from Université de Montréal and its affiliated health centers, Polytechnique Montréal and HEC Montréal. By fostering relationships and transactions with the business community, Univalor helps make businesses more competitive, generate revenue for research and, most importantly, to enrich society.
21. Ville de Montréal, booth #101
Montréal, the host city of the ICLEI 2018 World Congress, is proud to welcome its international partners to discuss, share and showcase the ambitious sustainable development projects that take place within its city limits. As a leader, Montreal influences and encourages the implementation of innovative and collective projects in the field of sustainable development. Since its beginnings in 2005, the success of Montréal’s approach is based on the commitment and achievements city, its boroughs and its many partners.
22. WSP USA, booth #502
WSP is one of the world’s leading engineering professional services consulting firms. We bring together approximately 43,000 talented people, based in 500 offices, across 40 countries. We are technical experts who design comprehensive and sustainable solutions and engineer projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come.