OTTAWA, Feb. 15 /CNW Telbec/ -
What: Fifth national conference on sustainable community development,
attracting 600 municipal leaders from across Canada, leading
speakers and experts.
Where: Fairmont Chateau Laurier, 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa, Ontario
Government Conference Centre, 2 Rideau Street, Ottawa, Ontario
Friday, February 15
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Plenary address, Government Conference
Hon. Stéphane Dion, Leader, Liberal Party of Canada
Media availability: 9:00 a.m. - 9:20 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Keynote address, Government Conference
Larry Beasley, world-renowned urban planner
Saturday, February 16
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Plenary address, Government Conference
Hon. Gilles Duceppe, Leader, Bloc Québecois Party
Media availability: 11:45 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.
11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. Closing keynote address
Adam Werbach, author, environmentalist and world expert on
Media Access: All media are asked to report to the media support room
(Frobisher Room, Fairmont Chateau Laurier, 613-562-7078) to
collect a conference pass. For security reasons,
identification or proof of assignment will be requested.
For further information:
For further information: Raymond Sullivan, Communications Manager, FCM
Centre for Sustainable Community Development, (613) 907-6294,
firstname.lastname@example.org; More information, including full program, schedule and
biographies of speakers and presenters available at