MONTREAL, Oct. 2 /CNW Telbec/ - Les amis de la montagne invite
representatives of the media to a press conference at which the interactive
map, "Mount Royal, A Territory to Discover" will be unveiled. The media will
then be invited to participate in a guided walking tour, an
audio-video-podcast downloaded from the website.
Les amis' new platform focuses on the discovery of the historic and
natural heritage of the mountain through the innovative use of interactive
technologies, providing interpretation of the unexpected and little known
assets of the mountain, its makeup and its inhabitants.
The event will be attended by:
- Raymond Bachand, Member for Outremont, Minister of Economic
Development, Innovation and Export Trade, Minister of Tourism and
Minister responsible for the Montreal region.
- Helen Fotopulos, Mayor of the Plateau-Mont-Royal Borough and member of
the Executive Committee of the Ville de Montréal responsible for the
environment, parks, green and blue spaces, Mount Royal and the status
- Peter A. Howlett, C.M., President of Les Amis de la montagne.
- And Capsulette, who will animate the inauguration of the interactive
THE PRESS CONFERENCE WILL BE HELD:
Friday, October 3, 2008 at 1:30 p.m.
4040, St-Laurent Boulevard (corner Duluth)
For further information:
For further information: Gabrielle Korn, Director of Communications, Les
amis de la montagne, (514) 843-8240 ext. 237, firstname.lastname@example.org