Mission

The Conference of Montreal, presented for the first time in 1995 by the International Economic Forum of the Americas, is committed to heightening knowledge and awareness of the major issues concerning economic globalization, with a particular emphasis on the relations between the Americas and other continents. The Conference also strives to foster exchanges of information, to promote free discussion on major current economic issues and facilitate meetings between world leaders to encourage international discourse by bringing together Heads of State, the private sector, international organizations and civil society.

Background

PROFILE OF THE PARTICIPANTS OF THE 2016 EDITIONParticipants shown by types of organization (%)

  • 57

Private

  • 24

Public

  • 14

Semipublic

  • 5

NGO

Geographical distribution
of the international participants

  • Europe

    35
  • Africa

    30
  • Latin America

    7
  • Asia

    4
  • North America

    25