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|Name||ECTO | coworking coopératif|
|Year of beginning||2009|
|People involved||More than 100 members|
|Who started the initiative (NGO, public administration, association)||Association|
|Object||ECTO is a co-working space where people can come and work independently or with their small businesses. More than a simple co-working place it is also a cooperative, thus following the cooperative governance model. It creates a community spirit by allowing different members to meet, exchange knowledge and work together on a variety of projects.
Its spaces are completely furnished and accessible 24hours per day. It offers a central location, just a few minutes from the Mont-Royal metro, and an open, bright working space.
ECTO organizes collective lunches and other events in order to promote and encourage interaction among its members.