Groupe Sélection puts innovation at the centre of its growth with the 300-person event INNOVO25 March 2022
Laval, October 25, 2021 – Groupe Sélection is proud to have held the first edition of INNOVO, its innovation week, from October 18 to 21. As part of INNOVO week, we hosted inspiring workshops, talks and panels that gave head office staff the opportunity to interact with a segment of Québec’s innovation world. Almost 300 participants and a total of 25 distinguished speakers and panellists took part in the inaugural edition’s hybrid exchanges.
Groupe Sélection has been developing innovative projects that enhance people’s quality of life for more than 30 years. INNOVO reflects the company’s innovation culture and encourages employees to be creative and entrepreneurial.
Topics included the world of startups, the future of office spaces and innovation in health and food. There were also several workshops that inspired employees to apply innovation principles to their everyday work. Attendees also heard motivational talks.
This innovation week gave Groupe Sélection and its employees the opportunity to forge connections with seasoned entrepreneurs, startups, research groups and the academic community.
“As a driving force in the Québec business world, Groupe Sélection wants to inspire all companies to reach their innovative potential. Groupe Sélection’s vision extends beyond designing buildings. We leverage our real estate foundation to invest in unique and innovative multigenerational developments. Through INNOVO, the company continues to align its service offering with superior innovative solutions for residents and employees.”
– Réal Bouclin, Founding President and CEO, Groupe Sélection
“Innovation is in Groupe Sélection’s DNA. We want our employees to grow and learn from the expertise of local innovators. INNOVO has made our innovation culture even more concrete for our teams. This venture will be a catalyst for new innovation/technology-related activities and reflection within the company.”
– Audrey Anne Bouclin, Senior Director of Innovation, Groupe Sélection