General inquiries


Important dates

Deadline for Submission: May 15, 2017
Notification of Acceptance: June 15, 2017
Early Registration Deadline: July 15, 2017
Conference dates: August 24-25, 2017


The IWFSAS 2017 is being hosted at HEC Montréal.

Côte-Sainte-Catherine Building
3000, chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine
Montréal (Québec) Canada H3T 2A7

How to get there?

By air: Air CanadaWestJet or Airtransat provide service to Pierre-Elliott Trudeau International Airport(YUL), located 15 km of HEC Montréal. Travel between HEC Montréal and the airport is by public transportation, taxi, or rental car.

By rail: VIA Rail serves more than 450 cities in Canada. AmTrak serves many cities in the United States to the Central Station in downtown Montreal.

By bus: Orléans Express offers an intercity bus service in Quebec. Other American and Canadian operators come to Montréal.

How to reach HEC Montréal?

By public transport: Metro: Université de Montréal and Côte-des-Neiges on the blue line. Bus : 51, 129 and 119.

By taxi: Taxi Co-op : (514) 725-9885. Taxi Diamond : (514) 273-6331. Taxi Atlas : (514) 485-8585.

By car: The campus is easily reached by car. An indoor parking lot at the Côte-Sainte-Catherine building for 450 vehicles. To find out about parking hours and rates, please visit the HEC Montréal Coop website:

By bicycle: Bike racks are available inside the HEC Montréal parking lot (access via Côte-Sainte-Catherine) and along the alley between HEC Montréal and the Université de Montréal. Moreover, the BIXI self-service bike system is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, from May to November. To access the service, you only have to become a member. Many service terminals are available throughout Montreal. Four stations are located on the HEC Montréal campus: Louis-Colin / Édouard-Montpetit station, Louis-Colin / McKenna station, Jean-Brillant Park station and Hudson / Côte-Sainte-Catherine station.

Hotels & restaurants

There are many excellent hotels and restaurants in Montreal. Please check the website: For the hotels, we recommend booking very early, as space may be limited during the summer high season.