MAY 21 - 25, 2019

Montréal, Canada

Looking forward to seeing you in Montreal!

Below is information on booking accommodations, getting to the conference including flight discounts and travel information and general information about Montreal!



Meeting Location

École de Technologie Supérieure

Department of Software and IT Engineering

Building A (main)

1100, rue Notre-Dame Ouest, Floor 4

Montréal, Québec, Canada

Telephone: 1-514-396-8800




Below are recommended hotels in walking proximity to École de technologie supérieure. Please contact hotels directly to inquire about rates and book your room.


Hotel Bonaventure

900 Rue de la Gauchetiere, Montreal

Located in the heart of downtown Montreal, and a 9 minute walk from École de technologie supérieure.

To learn more about the hotel or to book a room please click here.


Hôtel Alt Montréal

120 Peel St, Montreal

Located in Griffintown, a trendy are in Montreal, approximately a 6 minute walk from École de technologie supérieure.

To learn more about the hotel or to book a room please click here.


Fairmont Queen Elizabeth

900 René-Lévesque Blvd w, Montreal

One of Montreal's most iconic landmarks, approximately a 12 minute walk from École de technologie supérieure.

To learn more about the hotel or to book a room please click here.


Samsun Youth Hostel

1586 St Hubert St, Montreal

Travelling on a limited budget? Samesun backpacker hostel offers private rooms and is a short distance away.

To learn more about the hotel or to book a room please click here.



Air Travel

Air Canada is the official airline of the XP 2019 Conference. Purchase your ticket with Air Canada and receive a discount of  10% off the lowest applicable published air fare; valid (between May 14, 2019– June 1, 2019) for travel to the Montreal- Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport.

To take advantage of this offer, book your flights at www.aircanada.com.  Along the top of the page you are able to book your flight.  Enter the promotion code “ZP67K7G1 in the box provided.

Discount is also applicable to all star alliance airlines.

Driving Directions

If you need directions to École de technologie supérieure, click here.

Taxi and Private Car Services

Taxi and private car services to downtown Montreal are approximately $40 CAD, not including gratuity. You can get a taxi at the arrivals level near the central exit, no reservation is required.  For more information on taxis, please click here.

Car Rental Agencies

If you wish to rent a car from Montreal- Pierre Elliot Trudeau  International Airport, please visit their Rental Car Center website for more information.


Driving to XP 2019 Conference?  Parking information can be found here

Transportation and Underground Pathway

Montreal has an underground city interconnected to various hotels, landmarks, offices etc. In fact you may be able to walk from your hotel to Notre- Dame street underground!

For more information and map please click here.

Travelling to Canada

If you are coming from anywhere outside of Canada or the United States you will require either an Electronic Travel Authorization or a Visa. Please make sure you visit the Government of Canada website to find out more information and to apply.

When you enter Canada, a Canada Border Services Agency officer may ask to see your passport and a valid visa, if one is necessary. For more information about documentation required and border procedures visit the Canada Border Services Agency’s website.

As a XP 2019 attendee, you may be asked for proof that you are attending a meeting or convention and it may be useful to have a copy of the meeting agenda and/or registration on hand. This may also be useful when returning to your home country, should a similar question be asked.




Typically, the temperatures in Montreal in May range from highs of 68°F (20°C )  to lows of 40°F (5°C).  Montreal  is in the Eastern Time Zone and uses Daylight Savings Time.  The local area codes are 514 and 438.

Thinking of adding a few extra days to your trip?

Click Learn More for some great ideas!