OTTAWA, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada will welcome the 2019 Open Government Partnership Global (OGP) Summit from May 29 to 31, 2019, in Ottawa, Ontario. This gathering brings together 79 OGP member countries and 20 local governments from around the world.
Join us at the summit to learn from governments, civil society organizations and thought leaders from around the world about their plans, perspectives and actions on the future of democracy.
To learn more about the summit themes, agenda and guest speakers, we invite you to participate in an information session.
May 22, 2019
11:00 am (please arrive on site by 10:45 am)
90 Elgin Street
Journalists can join the news conference via teleconference.
Phone numbers: 1-877-413-4814 / 613-954-9003
Access code: 5715391#
You can also view the session via WebEx using the password OGP2019.
Media representatives holding a Parliament pass are asked to bring it with them to facilitate security. We ask media representatives who do not have parliamentary passes to arrive early and allow time for security clearance.
- Backgrounder: Canada hosts OGP Global Summit 2019
- Media registration form
- Summit agenda
- Open Government Partnership Global Summit 2019
- International summit on Open Government taking shape
- Canada to host world-leading open government summit in 2019
SOURCE Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
For further information: (media): Media Relations, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat, Telephone: 613-369-9400, Toll-free: 1-855-TBS-9-SCT (1-855-827-9728), TTY (telecommunications device for the hearing impaired): 613-369-9371, Email: OGPSummit-media-SommetPGO@tbs-sct.gc.ca