Montreal (QC) – Over 100 benefits professionals will gather at the Mount Stephen Hotel on Drummond Street in Montreal tomorrow for the 2018 edition of the Séminaire Croix Bleue Medavie. With a theme of Health at the Heart of Our Actions, the event has as its goal to incite leaders from the healthcare and human resources sectors to reflect on a variety of health and benefits topics to discuss the future of group insurance.

The Séminaire Croix Bleue Medavie is an anticipated event every year. Delegates hear experts discuss subjects like chronic illness, mental health, healthy plan management and address the many challenges facing our industry.

“Our goal with this event is to inform partners and clients of the latest trends. We invite them to reflect and discuss new avenues to insuring the health of their employees and of their plans” says Pierre Marion, Market Leader for Croix Bleue Medavie. “Building on our 75 year history, our mission is to improve the well-being of Canadians, and of Quebecois, and the purpose of this conference reflects our engagement perfectly.”

Among the invited speakers is the cardiologist and professor, Jean C. Grégoire, who will talk about the incidences of cardiovascular illness within the workplace. And the ex-First Lady of Canada, Margaret Trudeau, will close the conference by talking about her personal experience with bipolar disorder.

To consult the conference program visit cbmedavie.ca/seminaire and follow the conference, live on Twitter, with the #SéminaireCBM hashtag.