TORONTO, Nov. 5 /CNW/ -
WHAT: As talk turns to the turmoil of the global financial crisis
easing, an integral part of Canada's economy, the manufacturing
sector, still struggles. The revitalization of the manufacturing
industry is essential to the country's global competitiveness
which is why the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson
University is bringing together manufacturing industry experts,
finance leaders and Premier Dalton McGuinty and other politicians
to discuss strategies for the sector's future success at its
Revitalizing Manufacturing Conference.
WHO: The Hon. Dalton McGuinty, Premier of Ontario
Sandra Pupatello, Minister of Economic Development & Trade
Elizabeth May, Leader, Green Party of Canada
Sheldon Levy, President, Ryerson University
Ken Jones, Dean, Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson
Buzz Hargrove, Distinguished Visiting Professor, Ted Rogers
School of Management, Ryerson University and former Canadian
Auto Workers (CAW) president
John Galt, President and CEO, Husky Injection Molding Systems
Jayson Myers, President & CEO, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters
Gordon Nixon, President and CEO, RBC
Jim Stanford, Economist, CAW
Jim de Wilde, Executive-in-Residence, Ted Rogers School of
Management, Ryerson University
WHERE: Media Check-In: Space in the media section is limited. Accredited
media are asked to check in at the media desk at 575 Bay Street
(Enter at 55 Dundas St. W), 7th floor between 8:30 and 9 a.m.
WHEN: Tuesday, November 10, 2009
Accredited media doors open at 8:30 a.m.
Conference from 9 a.m. to noon and 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Reception to follow
SOURCE TED ROGERS SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT AT RYERSON UNIVERSITY
For further information: For further information: and media accreditation, please contact: Kathleen Powderley, Powderley PR, (416) 803-5597, firstname.lastname@example.org; Sarah Hayward, Ted Rogers School of Management, (416) 979-5000 ext. 7709, email@example.com