Media Advisory - Canada's Wireless Carriers Take Action to Help Battle Smartphone Theft

OTTAWA, Nov. 7, 2012 /CNW/ -

What:    The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) and Canada's wireless carriers announce a plan of action to assist law enforcement agencies with their efforts to combat the theft of wireless devices.
     
When:   Thursday, November 8, 2012 - 10am
     
Who: 



Bernard Lord, President & CEO, CWTA
The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of Industry
Chief Constable Jim Chu, President, Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police
     
Where:

Fairmont Château Laurier (Québec Suite)
1 Rideau Street, Ottawa, ON

Media requiring set-up time are requested to arrive by 9.45am.

Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA)
CWTA is the authority on wireless issues, developments and trends in Canada. It represents cellular, PCS, messaging, mobile radio, fixed wireless and mobile satellite carriers as well as companies that develop and produce products and services for the industry. (www.cwta.ca)

SOURCE: CANADIAN WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION

For further information:

Media information:
Ashlee Smith, CWTA
613-233-4888 ext. 227
asmith@cwta.ca

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