OTTAWA, Feb. 9 /CNW Telbec/ - The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of
Canada will announce on Tuesday, February 10, 2009 the winners of the first
annual My Privacy & Me national video competition. The competition encouraged
youth aged 12 to 18 to produce video public service announcements that explore
the importance of privacy and protecting personal information.
The winners will be announced by Chantal Bernier, Assistant Privacy
Commissioner, during an event hosted by Encounters with Canada, a national
youth forum that brings together teens from across Canada for week-long
adventures in learning and discovery. Together, participants in the forum will
review seven finalist videos and select three winners.
The seven finalist videos can be viewed or downloaded at the youth Web
site of the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (www.youthprivacy.ca)
or its YouTube channel (www.youtube.com/privacycomm).
WHERE: Terry Fox Canadian Youth Centre
1805 Gaspé Ave, Ottawa ON, K1K 0A4
WHEN: 09:00-11:30, February 10, 2009
For further information:
For further information: Media contact: Heather Ormerod, Office of the
Privacy Commissioner of Canada, (613) 995-1048, firstname.lastname@example.org