Spotlight on Women

On March 7 and 8, you are invited to participate in various initiatives to empower women in every aspect of their lives.

On the occasion of International Women's Day, we invite you to meet us in the lobby of the office towers and in the shopping center.

Several non-profit organizations and diverse experts representing every aspect of women’s lives will be on-site to inform, guide, support, and much more. It’s an opportunity to expand your female network and propel your life forward! 

↓ Detailed programming ↓

Thursday, March 7th

Conferences (all presentations will be given in French) : 

  • 11:00 to 11:30 am: "Employment - discovering and using the hidden market'

  • 11:30 to 12:00 pm: "Off the beaten track, choose a predominantly male job!"

  • 12:00 to 01:00 pm: "Stop psychological and sexual harassment in the workplace."

  • 01:30 to 02:00 pm: "Equal access to employment programs: for whom and why?"

  • 02:00 to 03:00 pm: "Advice for mature female job seekers"

Workshops :

  • 10:30 to 3:30 pm: Taking a professional photo for your CV or LinkedIn profile 

The event will take place in the lobby of the mall's mezzanine-level office towers.

Geneviève Borne will be present at our Lumière sur les femmes event.

Special guest

Celebrated TV and radio host Geneviève Borne will be on hand at our event Spotlight on Women.

Thursday, March 7, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Geneviève will meet you to discuss the status of women!

Meet us near our Alexis Services.

Information kiosks

Friday, March 8th

Workshop: Self-defense classes from 12pm to 1pm

Instructor Georges Manoli

Defend yourself with confidence!

Ladies, are you ready to feel stronger, safer and more confident in any situation? Join us for a dynamic self-defense class designed especially for you! (ages 13 and over)


The course will take place in the lobby of the office towers.

Information kiosks

A woman searches through her wardrobe to make a donation.

Professional Clothing Drive

On Thursday, March 7 and Friday, March 8, in partnership with Dress for Success Montreal, the Centre Alexis Nihon will be collecting your professional clothing!

  • Office Towers Lobby on Thursday, March 7 from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Alexis Services on Friday, March 8 from 9am to 9pm

Accepted items:

  • Professional attire
  • Shoes
  • Accessories and jewellery
  • New underwear, socks and nylon stockings (with tags  on)

All items must be in excellent condition and delivered in boxes and/or bags with hangers.

Several united women chatting.

Gift contests

On March 7 and 8, get a chance to win several prizes from our retailers on the occasion of International Women's Day. Fill out the entry coupon at the event or at customer service.

Gifts to win:

  • La Vie en Rose gift card valued at $100.
  • Pharmaprix gift card valued at $100.
  • One Alexis Nihon gift card valued at $150.
  • Two Alexis Nihon gift cards valued at $50.

Special offer - thursday, march 7:

  • 20% off at Pharmaprix espace beauté + contest for a $300 gift basket!


Thanks to our retail partners