Domtar is a leading provider of a wide variety of fiber-based products including communication, specialty and packaging papers, market pulp and airlaid nonwovens. With approximately 5,800 employees serving more than 50 countries around the world, Domtar is driven by a commitment to turn sustainable wood fiber into useful products that people rely on every day. Domtar’s principal executive office is in Fort Mill, South Carolina and Domtar is part of the Paper Excellence group of companies.


SLB (NYSE: SLB) is a global technology company driving energy innovation for a balanced planet. With a global presence in more than 100 countries and employees representing almost twice as many nationalities, SLB works each day on innovating oil and gas, delivering digital at scale, decarbonizing industries, and developing and scaling new energy systems that accelerate the energy transition. Find out more at


FPInnovations is a not-for-profit world leader in the creation of scientific solutions for the forest sector responding to the priority needs of its industrial and government members. It is ideally positioned to develop and deliver state-of-the-art solutions for every area of the sector’s value chain, from forestry operations to consumer and industrial products. FPInnovations has more than 550 staff in research laboratories located in Québec City, Montréal and Vancouver, and in technology transfer offices across Canada.


Suzano S.A. (NYSE: SUZ) is the largest producer of eucalyptus pulp in the World. The company has an annual production capacity of 11 million tons of pulp and 1.4 million tons of paper with 7 mills located across Brazil. The company also operates 3 Brazilian port specialized in pulp shipments. With its operations based entirely on renewable forest plantations, Suzano has a total forest base covering 1.3 million hectares, of which 900 thousand hectares are native forests that have been set aside for environmental conservation. Suzano´s workforce amounts to approximately 35,000 professionals, including own employees and outsourced staff.

Investissement Québec

Investissement Québec’s mission is to foster investment growth in Quebec to promote economic development and job creation in all regions of the province.

The Organization provides businesses with a full range of financial solutions, including loans, loan guarantees and equity investments to support them at all stages of their development. In addition, it is responsible for administering tax measures and for prospecting for foreign investments.