Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

March 13, 2015 11:06 ET

Media Invitation to Participate in News Teleconference With Fisheries Minister Gail Shea and Seafood Industry Representatives at 2015 Seafood Expo North America

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS--(Marketwired - March 13, 2015) - A delegation of Canadian seafood industry companies and organizations will join the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, on a business mission to the 2015 Seafood Expo North America, held from March 15-17, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Media are invited to participate by phone for a teleconference with Minister Shea and several of the Canadian seafood companies and organizations that will be attending the Expo.

Minister Shea and Canadian seafood companies will be available to answer questions about key investments and new developments for their organizations, as well as their business objectives and benefits from participating in the Expo.

The coordinates are as follows:

Date: Monday, March 16, 2015

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time)

Location: Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

NOTE: All media planning to participate in the teleconference are required to pre-register by calling 613-990-7537 or emailing Media.XNCR@dfo-mpo.gc.ca before 11:00 a.m. (EST) on Monday, March 16.

Pre-registered media are requested to call-in 15 minutes prior to the start of the teleconference.

Follow us on Twitter @DFO_MPO throughout the Expo using the hashtag #SENA15 for pictures and info.

Internet: http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca

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Contact Information

  • Malinda Flemming
    Media Relations
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    613-990-7537

    Sophie Doucet
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Minister
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    613-992-3474