MontrealAnd January 31, 2023 /CNW/- Always looking for creative and environmental solutions for its clients, the Palais des congrès de Montréal is proud to welcome Aglaé, a leader in glow factory technology, to its events laboratory.
Founded in 2016 by Sophie HumbertAglaé A. Progress Unique design Makes plants glow in the dark with a biodegradable serum that is absorbed by flowers and ornamental plants – a breakthrough that can be used to create a temporary or permanent botanical landscape, including corporate events, immersive displays, and decorative landscaping
Well-established in events, culture and landscape France (Disney, TEDx, L’Oréal, etc.), Aglaé continues its expansion in Quebec by founding Its first international office is in Montreal last fall. This first foray into the Quebec market was supported by MT Lab, Partner at Palais looking for sustainable solutions for Quebec City.
The company, which has been profitable since its inception, employs seven researchers and designers and recently appealed to two major investors, including Isabelle Chevalier, former CEO of Bio-K+ International. The Quebec businesswoman joined the startup on Who Wants to Be My Partner?, which sparked renewed interest in Aglaé’s technology.
With Alternative urban lighting projects in Mont Tremblant and Lac-Mégantic, Aglaé too Solves environmental problems Using a clean and unique method.
Thanks to the company’s pioneering approach, the Palais des congrès de Montréal reveals itself once again Commitment to innovation, sustainability and creativityIt offers innovative solutions to its clients in order to increase the impact of their events. Montreal and Palace recently gained international recognition after being featured in Skift’s Guide to Innovative Destinations 2022 which featured a pilot program from RE-AK Technologies, also a member of the Events Lab, which measures knowledge engagement in real time.
“Palais des congrès is always looking for unique and innovative solutions to make its events unforgettable for its clients and participants. We are delighted to partner with Aglaé, who combines innovative solutions with a commitment to sustainable development. It is a visionary company whose green technology is undoubtedly an intellectual solution to society. – Emmanuel LegaultPresident and CEO of the Palais des Congrès de Montreal
“My project was received with great enthusiasm in Quebec, and the Palais seemed to me to be one of the establishments that best embodied Montreal’s international reputation as the world capital of events and entertainment. Joining the Events Lab du Palais is an honor for me and makes me even more motivated to grow our business. The adventure is just beginning! Sophie Humbert, founder of Aglaé
About the Palais des Congrès de Montreal
The Palais des congrès de Montréal holds the highest quality certification in the industry, and attracts and hosts conventions, exhibitions, congresses, trade fairs and other events. Backed by a creative team with one of the highest customer satisfaction rates in the world, it generates significant economic and intellectual benefits for Quebec and Montreal, while contributing to its international reputation as the best host city in the Americas for international events. To learn more, visit congresmtl.com.
SOURCE Montreal Convention Center
For more information: Alexandra Madoyan, Consultant and Writer, Communications and Public Affairs, Marketing and Communications Department, Palais des Conventions de Montreal, Tel: 514871-5849, Email: [email protected]