Media advisory - Federation of Canadian Municipalities - Sustainable Communities Conference and Trade Show 2008

    OTTAWA, Feb. 16 /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

    Program highlights:

      Saturday, February 16

        11:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Plenary address, Government Conference Centre
                                Hon. Gilles Duceppe, Leader, Bloc Québecois
                                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 sustainability

    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,; More information, including full program, schedule and
biographies of speakers and presenters available at

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