Conférenciers Québec, Formation, Motivation et Team Building - Formax - Mario Dumont - Speaker, economist and host Mario Dumont
Economist, presenter, columnist and speaker
Conférenciers Québec, Formation, Motivation et Team Building - Formax - Mario Dumont - Speaker, economist and host Mario Dumont
Economist, presenter, columnist and speaker

Mario Dumont, speaker, economist and host

Mario Dumont, speaker, had a 20-year career in politics, including more than 14 years at the National Assembly and acting as the official opposition leader.

It is clear that the experience he acquired in the forefront led him to become one of the most sought-after news commentators. As a TV host on TVA and LCN, and columnist in the Journal de Montréal and Journal de Québec, he also hosts a daily radio show on QUB Radio. Furthermore, he started his media career by hosting a public affairs daily show on V, for three years.

Mario Dumont graduated in Economics from the Concordia University, is married and has three children.

Mario Dumont’s Keynotes presentations :

  • Duration: 45-75 minutes, adaptable to your needs and preferences
  • Keynotes available both in English and French
  • A preparatory call with the speaker is planned to select and adapt the content of the presentation.


In order to build a political party or a SME, we must innovate and create something new while remaining grounded. In reference to the ‘‘Three little pigs’’ story, Mario Dumont, speaker, explains the importance of building a solid foundation (to pool strengths and talents) and knowing or at least anticipating challenges ahead (stagnation, setback, rebound, outbreak, success management).


For several years now, Mario Dumont has been a trusted observer of Quebec’s economic situation. In his conference, he will address the challenges we must overcome to build the Quebec of tomorrow, public finances, economy, important issues as well as their probable outcome and hidden pitfalls. Plus, of course, he will talk about his perception of political key players, along with their strengths and weaknesses.

Upon request, it is possible to develop a specific segment based on your group interests.


The world of communications is so fascinating. Whether it plays a key role for some or a sensationalist one for others, Mario Dumont, speaker, will tell you all about his experiences since such world holds no secrets for him. When it comes to media, what are the pitfalls to avoid and the best strategies to adopt? How do you keep what matters most, i.e. your brand image? What influences the public opinion and how does it evolve? In conclusion, he will reveal how the communication business works and how to use social media.


  • Picture of our economy: strengths, weaknesses, challenges, and forecasts…
  • Cities, regions, similarities and contrasts
  • Governments and public finances
  • What is happening around Quebec’s region?
  • How to succeed in our current reality

Possibility to add a specific segment based on the audience or economic sector interests.

Ask Mario to develop a conference suited to your industry, your association and its challenges.


  • Coaching & leadership
  • Communication, medias, and crisis management
  • Team mobilization
  • Public affairs, economy, and politics

*Available in both English and French

Technical requirements

Wireless headset microphone

Small table or lectern (for notes and a water bottle)


Screen and projector


Video clips


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