Move to Quebec for the Digital Week and enter into the American continent with the French-Quebec Office for Youth (OQFJ) and Quebec Numerique.

Digital Week in Quebec

This Digital Week will be held from 4th to 8th April 2016 and will gather together more than 1 000 participants in 5 events:

  • 6th Web edition in Quebec
  • Business Convention « Digital Opportunities »
  • Scientific Congress « Ditigal Intelligence »
  • Video games creation competition « Pixel Challenge »
  • Multi-screens contents sharing platform « Pixel Media »

This week aims at boosting the exchange and the creation of business relationships between different actors of the field and to contribute to the professional development of the participants. Another objective is to enable the French digital industry to spread. In the core centre of a innovative territory in the digital sector, come to immerse yourself through an intense week of meetings and challenges to boost your activities and meet the French digital actors.

The OQFJ organize a delegation of 200 entrepreneurs and French digital professionals to go to this Francophone digital event. Just apply to fly to Quebec in April!

How to apply?

The eligibily conditions are the following ones:

  • To be French or to live in France for more than a year
  • To be an entrepreneur, a professional, a researcher or a last year student in the digital sector

The candidates that want to participate to the Pixel Challenge competition must:

  • Be French or live in France for more than a year
  • Be a last year student or a video games professional
  • Apply with a team of 5 choosen persons

In order to make this week easier to reach to young people, a special turnkey offer will be proposed to the candidates who are 35 years old or less, with the counterpart to participate to the 900€ mission fees. This special offer includes:

  • Project and Financing engineering
  • Professional mission program conception
  • Administrative files and logistic support
  • Suscription to one of the three packages
  • Round trip plane ticket Paris-Montreal
  • Roundt trip bus transfer Montreal Trudeau – Quebec
  • Repatriation and hospitalization insurances
  • Housing in double rooms during the whole week (6 nights) (2 persons in mixed rooms with separated beds)
  • Meal included in the chosen package

For more information, please click here or contact Astrid LAYE, Export and Professional Cooperation Projet Manager.+ 33 (0)1 49 33 28 83 – alaye@ofqj.org. Closing of applications on January, the 20th 2016.