Toronto Board of Trade

Toronto Board of Trade

October 12, 2006 11:05 ET

World Trade Centre Toronto Event with His Excellency David Wilkins

U.S. Ambassador to Canada

Attention: Business/Financial Editor, City Editor, News Editor, Government/Political Affairs Editor TORONTO--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 12, 2006) - This luncheon will focus on issues and developments affecting security and the flow of people and goods across the Canada/U.S. border, as well as the impact on the business community.

In his address, Ambassador Wilkins will discuss the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative (WHTI), the upcoming passport requirements for air and sea travel, and other measures designed to address the security needs of both Canada and the U.S. without impeding trade and tourism.

Tickets are $65.00 for members, $85.00 for non-members and can be ordered on-line at www.bot.com/events or by calling 416 439 4143.

Date: Thursday, October 19, 2006

Time: 11:45 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Remarks at approx. 1:20 p.m.
Q&A at approx. 1:40 p.m.

Place: Toronto Board of Trade's Downtown Centre
Fourth Floor Ballroom

NOTES FOR MEDIA: Event is open to all media. Media feed will be available. Please arrive before 1:15 p.m. for set-up.
/For further information: www.bot.com/media/ IN: ECONOMY, FINANCE, POLITICS

Contact Information

  • Glen Stone, Public Affairs Manager, Toronto Board of Trade
    Primary Phone: 416-862-4565
    E-mail: gstone@bot.com