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Canadian Space Agency

September 29, 2014 07:00 ET

REMINDER/Media Advisory: Canadian Space Agency Astronauts Jeremy Hansen and David Saint-Jacques to Host the 65th International Astronautical Congress Opening Ceremony

LONGUEUIL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Sept. 29, 2014) - On September 29, Canadian Space Agency (CSA) astronauts Jeremy Hansen and David Saint-Jacques will act as emcee for the opening ceremony of the 65th International Astronautical Congress (IAC). The event will mark the start of the Congress, which gathers up to 3,000 international participants from industry, academia and government. The ceremony will feature a presentation by Chris Hadfield, performances by the Cirque du Soleil, and more.

Date: Monday, September 29, 2014
What: IAC Opening Ceremony
Time: 9 a.m.
Who: CSA astronauts David Saint-Jacques and Jeremy Hansen
Chris Hadfield
Peter Katz
Cirque du Soleil
Detailed program
Where: Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
1 Front St E
Toronto, ON, M5E 1B2

Only media with valid credentials will be granted access to the venue.

To register to the conference, visit the IAC website.

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