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Québec - New York Transportation Rendezvous & B2B

  • When: Tuesday, March 22, 2022 – 8:00AM – 5:00PM
  • Where: West Side Ballroom - 253 New York Road Plattsburgh, NY 12903
  • Cost: $150 per attendee (price includes breakfast and lunch)
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Join the North American Center of Excellence for Transportation Equipment (NAmTrans), a subsidiary of the North Country Chamber of Commerce, for their 2022 Québec - New York Transportation Rendezvous & B2B event. 

This in-person event, hosted in partnership with Aéro Montréal and Propulsion Québec, is an opportunity for manufacturers and companies in the ground transportation and aerospace industries to meet and network with potential customers, suppliers, and resources. In addition to an exciting day filled with informational sessions, panels, presentations, and keynote speakers, attendees will have access to a B2B platform (B2B/2GO) that they can use to request meetings to find new customers, suppliers, or assistance. 

Building on the success of our 2019 event - you won't want to miss this chance to expand your network and build connections with companies from New York, Québec, and beyond! To our friends and neighbors to the north - we very much look forward to welcoming you back to Plattsburgh, in a safe environment, for what we are confident will be a great day!

Registration:

  • Click HERE to register

Agenda and Keynote Speakers:

7:00-8:00AM
On-Site COVID-19 Testing
To schedule an on-site test, please use this link: https://22transportationrendezvous.dragonflyphd.com/
 
8:00-8:30AM
Registration
 
8:30-9:00AM 
Welcome, Opening Remarks, and MOU Signing
  • Garry Douglas, President and CEO, North Country Chamber of Commerce
  • Suzanne Benoit, President, Aero Montreal
  • Sarah Houde, President, Propulsion Québec
9:00-9:45AM
Panel #1 - The Greening of Transportation
Speakers:
9:45-10:30AM
Panel #2 - Utilizing the Quebec-NY Corridor to Maximize Your Supply Chain
Speakers:
10:30AM-12:30PM
B2B Matchmaking and Breakout Sessions
 
10:30AM-11:30AM  
Breakout Session #1 -  eVTOLs - The Next Big Thing in Aerospace!
Speakers:
11:30AM-12:30PM
Breakout Session #2 -  Battery Manufacturing: The Current State of Play and the Role Québec & NY has Moving Forward 
Speakers:
12:30-2:00PM 
Lunch & Keynote Addresses 
Keynote Speakers:
2:00-3:00PM                  
B2B Matchmaking and Breakout Sessions
 
2:00-3:00PM
Breakout Session #3 - Understanding & Navigating the Changing Workforce Landscape                 
Speakers:
3:30-5:00PM
Post-Event Reception at Beta Technologies Plattsburgh Test Flight Facility– Sponsored by the Québec Government
Location: 31 Colorado Street Plattsburgh, New York 12901 (a 2 minute drive from West Side Ballroom, the main event venue)
 


COVID-19 Policies:

The safety of all event guests is our top priority. This event will be held in accordance with all current COVID-19 rules, regulations, and policies in all jurisdictions.

Due to the recent downtick in cases, coupled with New York State and the event venue deciding to lift their mask mandates, we have devided that masks will no longer be required, but will instead, be optional for all attendees. We as that you please be respectful of the decision of those who choose to wear, or not wear, a mask. For the same reasons, we will also not be checking proof of vaccination at the door. 

Important Note for Anyone Attending from Canada

To enter the United States and reenter Canada after attending the event - you will need to be considered fully vaccinated. See the U.S. Definition of Fully Vaccinated and Canadian Definition of Fully Vaccinated

For fully-vaccinated Canadian citizens returning to Canada following the event, you must follow all of the requirements listed HERE. We strongly encourage you to read and understand these requirements prior to making travel arrangements and/or crossing the border. 

More information, including where to obtain a COVID-19 test in Plattsburgh, can be found here and a list of accepted tests can be found here

Getting Here - Travel and Accomodations:

The event venue is located at 253 New York Road Plattsburgh, New York 12903.

The post event reception is located 31 Colorado Street Plattsburgh, New York 12901. 

For travel options  - click here

For a list of lodging options - click here

Questions?

Reach out to Joel Wood at (518) 563-1000 or via email


Thank You to our Partners and Sponsors: