FIG Commission 7
October 7 & 8
Parallel Activities
October 8
Technology Showcase
October 8, 9 & 10
October 9 & 10
Plenary Sessions
October 9 & 10

Festive evenings

Three evening events will be offered in beautiful locations in Québec City. They're an excellent opportunity for networking, plus you're sure to have a good time!

ChapelleMAFReunion Evening (Soirée Retrouvailles)

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 – 5:30 p.m.
Chapelle du Musée de l’Amérique francophone
2, côte de la Fabrique, Québec – See map

In the charming Chapelle du Musée de l’Amérique francophone, in the heart of Old Québec, meet up with colleagues and friends and celebrate with all GeoConference delegates. Sample the Québec regional fare during the cocktail buffet while Marie-Andrée Mathieu performs her rich, vibrant repertoire of jazz and bossa nova songs. Don’t miss this evening and the magical atmosphere of one of Old Québec’s handsomest heritage buildings.

Guides will accompany delegates from Place D'Youville to the Chapel between 5 and 5:30 p.m. (5-10 minute walk).

espace400eChamplain Evening

Thusday, Octobre 9, 2014 – 5:30 p.m.
Espace 400e Bell
100, Quai Saint-André, Québec – See map

The Champlain Branch of the Canadian Institute of Geomatics invites you to an unusual cocktail reception at the Espace 400e Bell in the Port of Québec. In a futurist atmosphrere, enjoy the full "molecular experience"  with a menu that's beyond belief. This unforgettable festive evening will also include a drawing, a silent auction, music, dancing and many other surprises!

Samuel de Champlain will be your guide from the Palais Montcalm to the Espace 400e Bell in the Port of Québec between 5 and 5:30 p.m. (10-15 minute walk).

LeCapitoleDeQuébecLa Capitale Banquet evening

Friday, October 10, 2014 at 6 p.m.
Capitole de Québec
972, rue Saint-Jean, Québec – See map

La Capitale CGEN_process

Le Capitole de Québec, directly accross from the Palais Montcalm, opens wide its doors from 6 p.m. 'til 1 a.m. beginning with cocktails and the swearing-in ceremony for new surveyors. Then, in the magnificent hall of the Théâtre du Capitole, enfoy the "Dégustation VEGAS", (casino-style wine-tasting) with International Sommelier Jessica Harnois. Next up is the show put on by the astounding impersonator Martin Dubé and his Time Machine. To round off the evening, hit the dance floor as the DJ sets the house on fire.

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Swearing-in ceremony for new members of the Ordre des arpenteurs-géomètres du Québec
(open to all interested)

6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.    GeoConference ocktail reception
Lobby of Le Capitole de Québec
7:30 p.m. Grand Banquet and show
Théâtre du Capitole de Québec