Government of Canada

Government of Canada

May 12, 2006 14:54 ET

Government of Canada: Media Advisory

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - May 12, 2006) - President of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister for Sport Michael Chong, and Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Pacific Gateway and the Vancouver-Whistler Olympics David Emerson will pay tribute, on Monday in Ottawa, to Canada's Olympic and Paralympic medallists and head coaches in celebration of the level of excellence they achieved at the Winter Olympics.

Please note that this advisory is subject to change without notice.



The details are as follows:

Luncheon
Date: Monday, May 15

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Place: Fairmont Chateau Laurier Hotel
Drawing Room
1 Rideau Street
Ottawa, Ontario

Reception
Date : Monday, May 15

Time: 3 :30 p.m.

Place: House of Commons
Centre Block
Room 237-C


The speech portion will be open to media for these two events.

Contact Information

  • Office of the President of the Queen's Privy Council
    for Canada, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs
    and Minister for Sport
    Gary Toft, Director of Communications
    (613) 943-1833
    or
    Office of the Minister of International Trade
    and Minister for the Pacific Gateway
    and the Vancouver-Whistler Olympics
    Jennifer Chiu, Press Secretary
    (613) 992-7332