It is with great pleasure that we announce the return of the Montreal Millennium Summit for its fourth edition, to be held on April 20, 21 & 22, 2010 at the Palais des Congrès de Montréal.
Through such initiatives as the development of solid partnerships, the 2009 Montreal Millennium Summit established itself as an important international event. Because the Summit is now held in the spring, the fall 2008 event was postponed until spring of the following year. The 2009 Summit, which was recognized by the UN, garnered extensive media visibility.
The 2007 Montreal Millennium Summit was an unqualified success, both for its international representation and the participation of the public and experts alike. The interest in the topics addressed, scope of coverage and enthusiastic reaction by the media, as well as its repercussions, all favoured the continuation of the event.
In November 2006 at Montreal’s convention centre, the Palais des congrès, the first Montreal Millennium Promise Conference opened before an audience of more than 3,000. Over the course of one day, with the theme It’s Time for Children, attendees had the opportunity to hear the following speakers: