Media Advisory - Minister McKenna to participate in Talk Energy Week Livestream

OTTAWA, Feb. 20, 2017 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, will take part in the Canada Science and Technology Museums Corporation's Talk Energy Week livestream. The theme will focus on bringing climate solutions from idea to action, and adapting to changing climate conditions.

Other panelists include:

  • Will Gadd, internationally renowned ice climber and Red Bull athlete, and leader of the On Thin Ice expedition into the Athabasca Glacier
  • Andrea Brazeau, indigenous youth leader from Kangiqusualujjuaq, Northern Quebec, now studying in Montreal.

 

Event:        

Facebook Livestream

Date:     

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Time:        

12:30 p.m. (EST)

Location:    

Main Theatre


Canada Aviation and Space Museum


11 Aviation Parkway


Ottawa, Ontario

 

Media are also invited to watch the Facebook Livestream via the Facebook Event Page:

English: https://www.facebook.com/events/217964238670191/
French: https://www.facebook.com/events/261791164243080/

Important: Media representatives must register by contacting cboutin@techno-science.ca no later than 9 a.m. on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 if they wish to attend in person. Those attending must arrive at least 15 minutes in advance.

 

SOURCE Environment and Climate Change Canada

For further information: Caitlin Workman, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, 819-938-9436; Media Relations, Environment and Climate Change Canada, 819-938-3338 or 1-844-836-7799 (toll free)

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