OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY
Industry Canada

Industry Canada

September 12, 2005 16:58 ET

Media Advisory: Industry Minister David L. Emerson to Visit Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLOMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 12, 2005) - On Tuesday, September 13, 2005, the Honourable David L. Emerson, Minister of Industry, will be in Washington, D.C.

Minister Emerson will meet with U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Carlos M. Gutierrez. They will discuss ways of broadening and deepening the bilateral relationships between the two countries as well as progress and future steps for the Security and Prosperity Partnership (SPP).

Minister Emerson will be available to speak to reporters following this meeting.



Event: Media availability with the Minister

Date: Tuesday, September 13, 2005

Time: 3:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time

Location: Canadian Embassy
Briefing Centre, 3rd Floor
501 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Washington, D.C.


(Press ID required.)

Media representatives interested in attending, but unable to be in Washington DC, should call (202) 682-7732 to register to participate in the event by teleconference.

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable David L. Emerson
    Minister of Industry
    Christiane Fox
    (613) 995-9001
    or
    Canadian Embassy
    Erica Fensom
    (202) 682-7716
    or
    Industry Canada
    Media Relations
    (613) 943-2502