Cable & Telecom

Quebecor donates $1M to HEC Montréal to support Quebec start-ups

MONTREAL – Quebecor and its asterX innovative entrepreneurship unit announced today they have partnered with French-language university HEC Montréal to help start-ups in Quebec refine their digital strategies. As part of the partnership, Quebecor is donating $1 million so HEC Montréal’s research chair in user experience (UX chair), can “support a hundred entrepreneurs over a 10-year period under the Quebecor asterX Digital Entrepreneurship Program,” a press release says. HEC Montréal’s UX chair is powered by the university’s Tech3Lab. “Every year, it will provide around ten local start-ups with support, at no charge, with testing and enhancing the user experience offered...

Our industry and COVID-19

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