Polytechnique Montréal international (POINT)

Guylaine Larocque

Strategic Advisor

Telephone: 1-514-340-4711 ext. 4960
Fax: 1-514-340-4222
Main Building, Office A-616.9
Email: guylaine.larocque@polymtl.ca

ReGION

France and French-speaking Belgium

Primary responsibilities

  • Strategic monitoring of the North African and Middle Eastern regions
  • Welcoming of foreign delegations
  • Preparation of missions
  • Development and follow-up of agreements with developmental partners
  • Management of international development projects, including: Institute in Applied Solar Technologies for the West African Economic and Monetary Union - WAEMU;  Mauritania School of Mines - EMiM; Reform of Higher Education and University Programs, Mining Sector, Democratic Republic of Congo; Centre Asiatique de Recherche sur l'eau - CARE-RESCIF / Vietnam (Research Centre for Water)

past Experience

  • Principal areas of expertise: Project management, governance, institutional support / skills strengthening, education
  • Principal geographic regions: North Africa, Central and Eastern Africa 
  • Organizations: Global Affairs Canada / CIDA Projects, World Bank, etc.

academic background

  • B. Sc. Sociology, Université de Montréal, Canada 
  • M.B.A., HEC Montréal, Canada 

Languages

French and English