Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada

Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada

November 03, 2011 08:50 ET

Media Advisory: PIPSC 92nd Annual General Meeting November 4-5, 2011

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 3, 2011) - The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada (PIPSC) will hold its 92nd Annual General Meeting (AGM) on November 4-5, 2011 at the Delta City Centre in Ottawa.

At a time of unrelenting, ideologically-based attacks on Canada's public service and the union movement, this year's Annual General Meeting will demonstrate the solidarity of PIPSC members and their determination to protect the Public Good and the interests of all Canadians.

Date: November 4-5, 2011
Location: Delta City Centre Ottawa
101 Lyon Street, Ottawa
Events: Opening address
Gary Corbett, National PIPSC President
9:30 -10:00 am
Friday, November 4, 2011
Guest speaker: Mathieu Ravignat
Member of Parliament for Pontiac (NDP)
1:30 – 2:00 pm
Saturday, November 5, 2011

In a notable highlight of this year's AGM, starting at noon on Friday, November 4th hundreds of PIPSC members will hold a rally and deliver to the doors of Parliament itself a message of solidarity and unity for all public servants across Canada.

Event: Rally on Parliament Hill (Photo Opportunity)
Date: Friday, November 4, 2011
Time: Noon to 1:30 pm

Coverage of the AGM and Rally will be available on social media at http://twitter.com/#!/4PublicGood. Tags to look include #pipsc, #cdnpoli, #GoC, and #4pubgood.

The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada represents some 60,000 professionals and scientists across Canada's public sector.

Contact Information

  • Pierre Villon
    (613) 228-6310 extension 2228
    (613) 794-9369 (cell)

    Johanne Fillion
    (613) 228-6310 ext 2303
    (613) 883-4900 (cell)