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Startup Grind Montreal Hosts Louise Guay (Living Lab Montreal)


Louise Guay, Living Lab Montreal

Louise Guay, Ph.D. (Multimedia Communications) is president of the Montreal Living Lab since 2010. MLL is a non-profit center for open innovation and co-design. Louise is spearheading projects in transportation (smart sustainable mobility), participative city making and collaborative economy. Developing dynamic consultation platforms, the Montreal Living Lab is a catalyst of collaborative resources and fresh new ideas.

Louise is a gifted entrepreneur, highly accomplished visionary executive with international experience. Her strengths include strategic positioning, strategic planning for start-ups and established corporations, and technology enrichment. Thanks to her direction, Lands’ End, Sears, H&M and IBM innovated in social e‑commerce through My Virtual Model experiences (MVM Inc.). Her unique networking skills brought her a strong business network including high profile international investors.

She has a proven track record in leading several breakthroughs: first virtual dressing rooms; online 3D virtual models; realistic avatars for shopping, style advice and fit; virtual identity; personalization; social shopping and e‑commerce; fashion pictionary; and user-generated content. She is advising several retail and fashion groups in Europe and US.




6:00 Networking and Food
7:00 Fireside Chat
8:00 Networking

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What is Startup Grind?

Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 50 cities and 20 countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies. Our monthly fireside chat interviews, startup mixers and annual conferences provide ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead. For more information visit or follow us on twitter @StartupGrind.

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  • mehdi

    Hi Suzanne, I saw that mistake too. It shows up at 6pm on my iCal. It's at 6pm

    February 25, 2014

  • suzanne

    Hello, Are you sure that the start-up time is 6 AM? or its a mistake?

    February 24, 2014

  • Daniel La T.

    "Get Connected-Meetup-Lunch & Learn" Thursday, March 13th at 12NOON at Ye Olde Orchard Pub on Lakeshore Road, Pointe-Claire with friends and members of Greater Montreal Meetup Groups to join us to "Discover Ireland" to best celebrate together the St. Patrick's Day weeklong festivities with the Greater Montreal St. Patrick's Day Parade at 12NOON on Sunday, March 16th in Downtown Montreal for a Meetup at the Scotia Bank Cinema-Birthday Party Room & Movie Matinee at 12NOON. Advance registration $25 per person, including refreshments, learn and lunch. Get Speaker TBA. Twenty seats available at this hour. To reserve, call Daniel La Tour at (514)[masked], Toll-Free at[masked] or email: [masked]

    February 22, 2014

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