Natural Resources Canada



Natural Resources Canada

February 21, 2013 09:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER : Minister Oliver to Discuss Importance of Responsible Development of Canadian Natural Resources for Canadian Jobs and Long-Term Prosperity

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 21, 2013) - The Honourable Joe Oliver, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, will deliver remarks at "Fuelling the Future: Global Opportunities for LNG in BC." The Minister will highlight the opportunities and benefits of responsible resource development for Canadian jobs and long-term prosperity. He will also discuss why Canada is ideally positioned as a partner to fulfil growing global energy needs.

A brief media availability will follow the Minister's remarks.

Location: Ballroom A
Vancouver Convention Centre
1055 Canada Place
Vancouver, British Columbia
Date and February 26, 2013
Time: Event begins at 12:30 p.m. PST
Minister Oliver's speech will begin at approximately 1 p.m. PST
Media availability to follow remarks outside Ballroom A

Media are encouraged to register before Thursday, February 21, as the hosts advise that space is limited.

To register, please contact:
Sandra Steilo, Media Relations for the Ministry of Energy, Mines and Natural Gas
phone: 250 952-0617
cell: 250 889-6908
e-mail: Sandra.Steilo@gov.bc.ca

A media registration table will be set up outside the conference area on the second floor of the Vancouver Convention Centre. Follow signage toward the conference.

Details about the location, including parking, can be found at www.vancouverconventioncentre.com

Contact Information

  • David Provencher
    Press Secretary
    Office of Canada's Minister of Natural Resources
    613-996-2007

    Media Relations
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    613-992-4447