Media invitation - CDPQ Infra - Update on the Réseau électrique métropolitain (REM) project

MONTRÉAL, March 20, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Media representatives are invited to attend a technical briefing, followed by a press briefing, during which an update on the Réseau électrique métropolitain (REM) project will be presented, based on the consultations of the past few months.

Macky Tall, President and Chief Executive Officer of CDPQ Infra, and Jean-Marc Arbaud, Deputy Managing Director of CDPQ Infra will lead the technical briefing.

At the press briefing, Michael Sabia, President and Chief Executive Officer of Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), will be joined by Denis Coderre, Mayor of Montréal and President of the Communauté métropolitaine de Montréal (CMM), as well as by partners involved in moving the project forward. They will present their remarks and take questions from journalists.



Tuesday, March 21


9:30 a.m.: technical briefing under embargo (cameras not admitted), Room B1.01

10:15 a.m.: press briefing (cameras welcome), Atrium (Parquet level)


Édifice Jacques-Parizeau

1000, place Jean-Paul-Riopelle

Montréal, Québec


Webcast: The press briefing can also be viewed live on Facebook as of 10:15 a.m.                                                                                                  


To simplify on-site registration, please confirm your presence by calling the Media Relations team at 514 847-2896.



For further information: JEAN-VINCENT LACROIX, Director, Media Relations, Tel.: 514 847-2896 or; ANDRÉE-ANNE TOUSSAINT, Advisor, Communications, Media Relations, Tel.: 514 847-2840 or


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