OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY
Industry Canada

Industry Canada

September 14, 2005 11:13 ET

ERRATUM/Media Advisory: Minister Emerson to Visit St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 14, 2005) - On Thursday, September 15, the Honourable David L. Emerson, Minister of Industry, will visit St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador.

First, the Minister will deliver the keynote address to the St. John's Board of Trade Luncheon. Later, he will announce a contribution agreement with the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador's Centre for Distance Learning and Innovation, which will facilitate the deployment of broadband services to schools and communities across the province.



Event: Keynote Address to the
St. John's Board of Trade

Date: Thursday, September 15, 2005

Time: 12-1:30 p.m. (Newfoundland daylight time)

Location: The Battery Hotel and Suites
The Landing
100 Signal Hill Road
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador

Media availability will follow the speech at approximately 1:30 p.m.
in the After Cabin Room of The Battery Hotel and Suites.

Event: Announcement of Contribution Agreement with the
Government of Newfoundland and Labrador's Centre for
Distance Learning and Innovation

Date: Thursday, September 15, 2005

Time: 2:45-3:45 p.m. (Newfoundland daylight time)

Location: East Block, Confederation Building
Media Room
Prince Phillip Drive/The Parkway
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador



Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable David L. Emerson
    Minister of Industry
    Christiane Fox
    (613) 995-9001
    or
    Industry Canada
    Media Relations
    (613) 943-2502