Human Resources and Social Development Canada

Human Resources and Social Development Canada

September 24, 2007 17:39 ET

Media Advisory: HRSDC

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 24, 2007) - The Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of Labour and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, will deliver a speech at the Manitoba Chamber of Commerce.

Also, the Minister will meet with the Manitoba Labour and Immigration Minister, Madam Nancy Allan, and will then visit the 17 Wing Base.

Please note that all details are subject to change.

Minister Blackburn will be available to answer questions from the media.



DATE: Tuesday, September 25, 2007

Meeting with Manitoba Chamber of Commerce

TIME: 7:30 a.m. CST

PLACE: Delta Winnipeg
Ballroom B and C
350 St. Mary Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba


Meeting with Manitoba Labour and Immigration Minister, Madam Nancy Allan

TIME: 11:00 a.m. CST

PLACE: Manitoba Legislative Building
450 Broadway Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba


Visit to the 17 Wing

TIME: 12:00 p.m. CST

PLACE: 715 Whytewold Road
Winnipeg, Manitoba


Air Reserve Training Seminar

TIME: 3:00 p.m. CST

PLACE: Canad Inn
1405 St.-Matthews
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Contact Information

  • Media only:
    Office of Minister Blackburn
    Emma Welford
    Director, Parliamentary Affairs and Communications
    613-899-2244
    or
    Human Resources and Social Development Canada
    Media Relations Office
    819-994-5559