Conference venue

Amphitheatre of the Coeur des sciences de l’UQAM

200, Sherbrooke Ouest
Montréal (Québec) H2X 3P2

Metro: Place-des-Arts station (green line)

Coeur des sciences de l'UQAM, pavillon Sherbrooke

Goethe-Institut Montréal

The Coeur des sciences is a cultural center, created by the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) in 2006, whose mission is to contribute to the development of scientific culture among adults and high school students alike.

Kohacon conferences will be held in the amphitheatre (SH-2800).

© Coeur des sciences UQAM

Accessible entrance via 201, Président-Kennedy Avenue (go to the 3rd floor of the PK pavillon, then through the CB pavillon).


Please note

Food and beverages are not allowed in the amphitheatre. Coffee breaks are held in the Salle polyvalente (SH-4800).

Coffee breaks will be held in the Salle polyvalente (SH-4800), in the same building.

Work tables will also be available for those who need a space to work.

The Salle polyvalente is spacious enough for informal gatherings during the conference days, which we’ve called B-sides.

© Coeur des sciences UQAM

Workshops and hackfest venue


1626 St-Laurent Blvd.
Montréal (Québec) H2X 2T1

Metro: Saint-Laurent station (green line)

Goethe-Institut Montréal

The Goethe-Institut is the Federal Republic of Germany’s cultural institute, active worldwide.

Kohacon workshops and hackfest will be held in the Institut’s classrooms and library.

© Goethe-Institut Montréal

The Goethe-Institut is wheelchair accessible.