Greetings from our 2017 Rimouski Official Partners
As Quebec’s maritime capital, Rimouski is happy to welcome you from October 1st to the 3rd.
The region of Rimouski distinguishes itself with scientific research and numerous institutions dedicated to the teaching of professions related to the sea. The Quebec Maritime Institute, the Marine Science Institute, the Marine Biotechnology Research Center and the Maurice-Lamontagne Institute are some of the jewels that you can discover on your stay.
Located by the shores of the St Lawrence River, Rimouski is one of the central hubs from Quebec maritime strategy, the first in North America, thanks to its industrial port zone, its research centers, its education institutions, its touristic sites, etc.
In the last year, Rimouski saw its role and expertise on the international scene being confirmed with the signature of international agreement with Europe, South America and North America.
Rimouski, Technopole maritime du Québec and SOPER, are very happy to welcome you to the first edition of BioMarine in Québec. The leadership of these organisations in worldwide blue economy is a carrier of opportunities, among others, the marine biotechnologies sector.
The maritime landscape and the welcome from the population will be the source of many exchanges who will benefit to the international blue economy.