Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

March 14, 2008 15:21 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of National Defence to Participate in Brussels Forum

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 14, 2008) - The Honourable Peter Gordon MacKay, Minister of National Defence and Minister of the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, will participate in the 2008 Brussels Forum. Minister MacKay will be one of numerous ministers and high-level officials from around the world participating in this event, which will cover issues surrounding conflict regions, economics and foreign policy. Minister MacKay will be discussing Canada's role in Afghanistan.

WHERE: Conrad Hotel
Avenue Louise 71
Brussels, Belgium

WHEN: 14-16 March, 2008 (Minister MacKay will be part of a panel
discussion on Sunday, March 16 from 0945-1045)

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of National Defence
    Jay Paxton
    Press Secretary