Natural Resources Canada

Natural Resources Canada

February 27, 2009 20:44 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Raitt to Address the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada Annual Convention and Trade Show

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 27, 2009) - On Monday, March 2, the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Natural Resources, will deliver the keynote speech at the opening ceremonies of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) 2009 Convention and Trade Show.

PDAC is one of the largest exploration and mining events in the world. About 18,000 delegates are expected to attend the event. Participants include mining industry representatives, members of the investment community, government representatives and academia.



Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Toronto, Ontario
Room 701, South Building

Date and Monday, March 2, 2009

Time: 8:45 a.m. EST


Media availability and photo opportunity to follow announcement.

Contact Information

  • Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    Office of the Minister
    Jasmine MacDonnell
    Press Secretary
    613-996-2007
    or
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    Media Relations
    613-992-4447