Media Advisory - Bat Ye'or's keynote address to wrap up Fraser Institute's two-day conference on Canadian immigration policy and terrorism



    TORONTO, June 29 /CNW/ - The Fraser Institute's two-day conference on
Immigration Policy, Border Controls, and the Terrorist Threat in Canada and
the United States concludes today with a luncheon keynote address by Bat
Ye'or, world-renowned author of Islam and Dhimmitude: Where Civilizations
Collide and Eurabia: The Euro-Arab Axis.
    Here is an updated list and schedule of today's speakers:

    
    Friday, June 29, 2007 - Program Highlights
    ------------------------------------------

    7:15 am - 8:45 am - Breakfast Address: Kim Bolan, author and journalist,
    Vancouver Sun, speaking on Sikh Extremism in Canada

    9:00 am - 10:15 am - Panel: Balancing Liberty and National Security

    Jan Ting, Professor of Law, Temple University, and David B. Harris,
    senior fellow for national security, Canadian Coalition for Democracies,
    and director, International Terrorist Intelligence Program, INSIGNIS
    Strategic Research Inc.

    10:45 am - 12:00 pm Panel: Canada-US Cooperation on Immigration,
    Refugee/Asylum, and Border Management

    Christopher Rudolph, professor, School of International Service, American
    University, and fellow Niehaus Center for Globalization and Governance,
    Princeton University, and John Noble, former Canadian ambassador and
    senior distinguished fellow, Norman Paterson School of International
    Affairs, Carleton University

    12:15 pm - 2:00 pm - Luncheon Address: Bat Ye'or, world-renowned author
    of Islam and Dhimmitude: Where Civilizations Collide and Eurabia: The
    Euro-Arab Axis

    2:00 pm - 2:15 pm - Closing Remarks: Martin Collacott and Dr. Alexander
    Moens, conference co-chairs and Fraser Institute senior fellows

    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    What: Fraser Institute Conference on Immigration Policy, Border Controls
          and the Terrorist Threat in Canada and the United States

    When: June 28 - 29, 2007

    Where: Sheraton Centre Hotel, Toronto
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    

    To view the full conference program and for registration details visit
www.fraserinstitute.ca.

    The Fraser Institute is an independent research and educational
organization based in Canada. Its mission is to measure, study, and
communicate the impact of competitive markets and government intervention on
the welfare of individuals. To protect the Institute's independence, it does
not accept grants from governments or contracts for research. Visit
www.fraserinstitute.ca





For further information:

For further information: Raeann Co, Media Relations Specialist, The
Fraser Institute, Tel. (604) 688-0221 ext. 568, Email:
raeannc@fraserinstitute.ca

Organization Profile

THE FRASER INSTITUTE

More on this organization


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890