Dating conference 2016
You can remain in the lounge, which has plenty of unique meeting spaces dispersed openly over three floors, or you can take your Brain Date anywhere else you’d like.
Last year’s lounge included stationary bikes for participants to sit on while meeting and many who left the lounge to meet up chose the ferris wheel in the Plaza for a unique way to sit down and talk.
Hub includes all of the information you will need to plan your C2 Montréal experience: keynotes, workshops, labs, parties, and, of course, Brain Dates.
“In order to get the best experience, we recommend that people sign on, create their profile and make their matches long before the event itself,” Pierre Noïnski, Director – Participant Services at C2 Montréal, explained while describing the Brain Dating process, “Last year there were so many Brain Dates booked that those that waited until last minute had a tough time scheduling a time.” C2 participants wanting to plan their Brain Dates will need to set up their profile and specify their offers and requests for knowledge.
Offers are what you could teach or give another C2 participant.
C2 encourages people to make their offers as granular as possible in order to make the best connection.
He had registered for C2 Montréal already hoping to make great connections, but was delighted to discover that there was a platform that took the guesswork out of finding the right people to meet with.
However, when asked, many people cite networking as their number one […]" For some conference goers, there is nothing more stressful than the idea of networking.
Many would rather pull out their smart phones and check their emails than take the risk of approaching a stranger to introduce themselves or get stuck in the wrong conversation.
I love that the experience involves technology AND physical presence.
Technology alone is sometimes overemphasized as a solution.” In the past year, Baer has even managed to stay in touch with many of the people he had Brain Dates with, broadening his network in a more meaningful way than just going on Linked In and adding a new contact, “The thing that is unique about the Brain Dating app is that it allows people who might not naturally meet, to come together on their own terms, in a more impactful way, forming more meaningful relationships.” In 2014, one-quarter of the companies who attended the C2 Montréal conference reported they made some sort of deal because of their participation (2015 numbers coming soon).