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Networking Events

Montreal's Monthly Events
Monthly meetings provide an opportunity to network and socialize with fellow editors, proofreaders, translators, and other language professionals; to meet the Quebec/Atlantic Canada branch executive; and to learn more about editing and related subjects from experts. Speakers share their experience, knowledge, tricks, and tips in an informal atmosphere.

When and Where
Meetings are frequently held in Montreal at 7:30 p.m. at Restaurant Peroni. It is located at 1155 Metcalfe Street (in the Sun Life Building), near Peel Metro. Indoor parking is free for customers (after 5:00 p.m., entrance on Mansfield Street). If the meeting is to be held at a different venue or time, it will be stated in the event description.

Pre-Meeting Dinner: For events held at Peroni's, we invite everyone to join us for a pre-meeting dinner at Restaurant Peroni at 6:00 p.m. Dinner at your own expense.

Admission is free for Editors/Réviseurs Canada members and $10 or $15 for non-members, (depending on the event).

Dates for Upcoming Meetings 2015-2016. To be announced soon.

Suggestions/Ideas
Do you want to share your experience and knowledge; enhance your speaking portfolio; and connect with a well-informed, appreciative audience of professional editors? If you would like to give a presentation or if you have suggestions for subjects or presenters, please contact us.

If you are not a member of Editors Canada but would like to be advised of upcoming Monthly Meetings and events, please contact us to have your e-mail address added to our electronic distribution list.

MARCH NETWORKING EVENT: Meet your National Executive Council!

Your national executive council will be meeting in Montreal on March 18 and 19 and would love to see you! Francophone (and bilingual) members: please join us SATURDAY, MARCH 18 from 2:00 - 4:00 pm at the Best Western Ville-Marie to talk about what you want and need from Editors Canada.

We are also invite you to two social events:
- Friday, March 17 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm at Best Western Ville-Marie bar (3407 rue Peel)
- Saturday, March 18 at 6:00 pm for drinks/dinner on March 18 La Capannina (2022 rue Stanley)

RSVP : president@editors.ca if you plan on attending any of these events.

JOIN US! We look forward to meeting you!

 

DECEMBER NETWORKING EVENT: The holidays are quickly approaching!

Mark your calendar: on December 7, come and celebrate 2016 with your executive members! A great opportunity to network and socialize with fellow language professionals in a warm and festive atmosphere!

Date: Wednesday, December 7
Time: 5 to 7 p.m. (and a bit later...)

Location:
Vices et Versa
6631, boulevard St-Laurent,
Montréal (Québec), H2S 3C5
10 min by bus (18 West or 160) from metro Beaubien

JOIN US! Please RSVP by Tuesday, December 6.

 

OCTOBER NETWORKING EVENT
Choosing Your Dictionary… Understanding What’s Available

Note: The presentation will be conducted in French only

Date: Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Time: 6 p.m. for pre-meeting dinner, 7:30 p.m. for discussion
Location: Resto bar Peroni, 1155 Metcalfe Street, Sun Life Building
Cost: free for Editors Canada members and $10 for non-members. Dinner and drinks at your own expense.

By public transit: near Peel (green line) and Bonaventure (orange line) metro stations
By car: indoor parking free for restaurant’s customers after 5:00 p.m., entrance on Mansfield Street

Editors Quebec/Atlantic Canada invites members and non-members alike to an evening get-together for a talk entitled Choosing Your Dictionary… Understanding What’s Available. Le Robert pedagogical advisor Michelle Simard will describe the various ranges of dictionaries and their main characteristics. She will discuss both French and bilingual publications to help you choose those that adequately meet your needs and those of your clients. The presentation will also discuss the available cross-media and digital Robert offerings and their advanced research functions. Join us for a chance to win a door prize.

This is a great opportunity to meet other members, grow your network and learn more about Editors Canada. Bring your business cards!