OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY
Industry Canada

Industry Canada

June 30, 2005 12:59 ET

Industry Canada/Media Advisory: David L. Emerson to Visit Prince George, Kamloops and Vernon, British Columbia

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - June 30, 2005) - The Honourable David L. Emerson, Minister of Industry, will be touring the interior of British Columbia July 4-5, 2005, to meet with industry and business leaders in a series of roundtable discussions on the Canadian economy. Minister Emerson will also make a research funding announcement at the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) following the Prince George roundtable session.

Minister Emerson will be available to the media following the roundtable discussions in Prince George, Kamloops and Vernon.



Prince George, British Columbia
Date: Monday, July 4, 2005

Time: 3 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time (announcement and
media availability)

Location: University of Northern
British Columbia
Bentley Centre Hallway
3333 University Way
Prince George, B.C.

Note: Following the research funding announcement, Minister
Emerson will tour UNBC's research facilities. This tour
will be open to the media.

Kamloops, British Columbia
Date: Tuesday, July 5, 2005

Time: 11:30 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time (media availability)

Location: Thompson Rivers University
Clocktower
900 McGill Road
Kamloops, B.C.

Vernon, British Columbia
Date: Tuesday, July 5, 2005

Time: 4:30 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time (media availability)

Location: Prestige Hotel
Vernon Salon
4411-32nd Street
Vernon, B.C.


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