G4TechTV Canada broadcasts live from E3 Business and Media Summit



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    TORONTO, June 29 /CNW/ - G4techTV Canada is pleased to offer viewers the
inside edge on the E3 Business and Media Summit, an exclusive invitation-only
tradeshow for the gaming industry. Viewers will be treated to an all access
pass to be among the first to get the scoop first-hand from Sony and Microsoft
press conferences and find out about industry wheeling and dealing as well as
the latest and greatest in games and hardware product announcements.
    G4techTV Canada will air 16 hours of original live programming as well as
broadcast repeats from the E3 trade show floor starting Tuesday, July 10
between 9:00 a.m. ET/PT and 1:00 a.m. ET/PT until Friday, July 13.
    Now in its 13th year, the E3 Business and Media Summit, formerly known as
the Electronic Entertainment Expo, previously attracted up to 60,000
entertainment and gaming enthusiasts but will close its doors to the public
this year for the first time. This year's invitation-only event is now open
exclusively to gaming industry professionals, journalists and VIPs to showcase
the hottest games and equipment before they hit the consumer market and offer
the industry's elite an opportunity to schmooze.

    
    Programming highlights:

    Tuesday, July 10, 2007
    -   Live E3 preview show - 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. ET/PT
    -   Live Microsoft spotlight - 11:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. ET/PT

    Wednesday, July 11, 2007
    -   Live Sony and Nintendo spotlight - 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET/PT
    -   Live E3 day one coverage - 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. ET/PT

    Thursday, July 12, 2007
    -   Live E3 day two coverage - 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. ET/PT

    Friday, July 13, 2007
    -   Live E3 day three coverage - 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET/PT
    

    As part of the special E3 Business and Media Summit special coverage,
G4techTV Canada will also air a one-hour sneak preview of Comic Con 2007 on
Thursday, July 12 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. The 38th annual Comic-Con 2007 is
expected to attract more than 120,000 die hard comic book fanatics from
July 26 to 29 for a four-day celebration of all things pop culture.

    About G4techTV in Canada

    G4techTV Canada (formerly TechTV Canada) launched in September 2001.
G4techTV is the one and only television station that is plugged into every
dimension of games, gear, gadgets and gigabytes. Owned by Rogers Media Inc.,
the channel airs more than 24 original series. G4techTV is available on
digital cable and satellite. For more information, see www.g4techtv.ca.





For further information:

For further information: Gillian McArdle, Lisa Mills, Media Profile, T:
(416) 504-8464, gillian@mediaprofile.com, mills@mediaprofile.com


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