TORONTO, Nov. 9 /CNW/ -
WHAT: The official launch of the second generation of The Canadian Atlas
Online (www.canadiangeographic.ca/atlas), the most authoritative
online reference on Canada's natural and human stories. The first
interactive web-based, fully bilingual geographical resource,
bringing cartography and Canada's geography, culture, people and
history to life.
WHEN: Tuesday, November 13, 2007 at 11:00 A.M
WHERE: Ontario Science Centre, Telus Conference Room, 770 Don Mills Road,
WHO: Gisèle Jacob, president of The Royal Canadian Geographical
Society; James Raffan, Canadian writer, geographer and adventurer;
and participating students from Peel District School Board and
Toronto District School Board who will take part in the "Cross-
The Canadian Atlas Online was made possible with the support of
the Department of Canadian Heritage through Canadian Culture
Online. TD Bank Financial Group is the founding corporate sponsor.
For more than 78 years, The Royal Canadian Geographical Society
has been making Canada better known to Canadians and the world.
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