On November 26, 2012 at TOHU, more than 800 artists, cultural
administrators and professionals as well as business people have reflected
together on the major issues involved in Montréal's cultural development.
The participants agreed that the momentum from the 2007 Rendez-Vous is
stronger than ever, and it continues to foster awareness and major
accomplishments that are the core components of a world-class cultural
metropolis. All the Steering Committee partners faced tests of their
determination and willingness to make concerted efforts. Today, their approach
is one of Montréal's greatest strengths, countering inward-looking, do-nothing
Throughout the day, the participants who spoke each made a significant
contribution to achieving the objectives of the 2007–2017 Action Plan.