Effervescence: The Future of Life Sciences


The Neuro is proud to be a founding partner of Effervescence 2021, an international gathering of investors, entrepreneurs, scientists, professionals, and young up-and-comers in life sciences and health technology—right here in Montreal.


EFFERVESCENCE presents the themes of the 2021 virtual edition, on March 15-16-17, where a varied agenda will all you to pick and choose your own schedule. 

+ 12 Conferences on discoveries, national and economic issues, expert knowledge impacting our society and developments in the world of life sciences and health technologies of today and of the future.

+ 10 Workshops to perfect your knowledge, improve your skills on innovative working methods, consult concrete case studies, learn about the best business practices through expert advice. 

+ Networking opportunities through "Braindates" to open up discussion to address industry issues and challenges and foster business partnerships


Learn about the 2021 themes !


Register now ! 



The 10 start-ups selected as finalists in the contest will have the opportunity to present their pitch before the EFFERVESCENCE participants, during a virtual session that will be open to the public.

GRAND PRIZE OF $20,000$ 

There will be a $20,000 grand prize sponsored by Pfizer, a $10,000 prize sponsored by adMare and a dozen other cash and in-kind prizes will be awarded to the winning teams to enable them to continue their transformative innovation momentum. 

For more information click here


Are you looking for a job?

Take part in the Virtual Job Fair at EFFERVESCENCE on March 16th!

Be sure to register!

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The Neuro is a McGill research and teaching institute; delivering high quality patient care, as part of the Neuroscience Mission of the McGill University Health Centre. We are proud to be a Killam Institution, supported by the Killam Trusts.




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