A2C and SDGQ will host Brian Collins in Montreal on march 17

January 31, 2023 – On March 17, the Association of Creative Communications Agencies (A2C) and the Société des designers graphiques du Québec (SDGQ) are proud to welcome world-renowned creative Brian Collins, co-founder and chief creative officer of COLLINS, to Montreal to present the conference How to Build a Brand That Will Never Run Out of Road. The event, which will be held at Maison Alcan, is open to the entire design community in Quebec.


COLLINS was the first design agency to make AdAge’s “A-List,” in addition to winning “Design Agency of the Year” three times. Named “American Master of Design” by Fast Company, Mr. Collins will present the one principle driving every great story, the principle that drives every great brand and explain how design sits at the center of it all.  A cocktail reception will follow the conference to allow industry professionals to exchange and network.


The A2C and the SDGQ are pleased to join forces to make a speaker of such exceptional calibre accessible. A donation of $5 per ticket will be made to Nabs.  Hurry: tickets are limited! Register here.


This event is an initiative of the A2C and the SDGQ, in collaboration with Le Grenier aux nouvelles and Nabs. Special thanks to Lock 4 de la Distillerie McAuslan.

Complementary information

  • Date: Friday, March 17, 2023
  •  Time: 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., followed by a cocktail until 5:30 p.m.
  •  Location: Maison Alcan, 1188 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1H6
  • Price :
    • A2C and SDGQ members: $85 + tx + donation to nabs
    • Non-members: $105 + tx + donation to nabs
    • Students: $35 + tx + donation to nabs
  •  Register here

About the A2C  

The Association of Creative Communications Agencies (A2C) is the voice of over 95 agencies in Quebec of different sizes, configurations, and specialties, but all with one thing in common: a commitment to creative communications. Its members generate more than 80% of the industry’s revenues in Quebec and contribute to the success of companies here and abroad. Learn more at a2c.quebec

About the SDGQ  

The Société des designers graphiques du Québec (SDGQ), created in 1972, is a professional organization dedicated to the promotion of graphic design in Quebec and the professional and financial development of its members. www.sdgq.ca 


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Amélie Chagnon-Fathé    

Marketing & Communications Advisor   

Association of creative communications agencies (A2C)    

514 575-9813 | a.chagnon-fathe@a2c.quebec