/R E P E A T -- Building Quebec's future/

    MONTREAL, Feb. 6 /CNW Telbec/ - The Regroupement des jeunes chambres de
commerce du Québec (RJCCQ) and Force Jeunesse will be presenting its fourth
edition of the Colloque Bâtissons l'avenir that will be held February 7th at
HEC Montréal. 300 young leaders from all over Quebec, aged between 18 and 35
years old will discuss with public figures from political, economical and
media worlds, important topics such as the economic crisis, the market
workplace, renewable energies and international affairs. Among the public
figures that will be present:

    -Nigel Fisher, UNICEF Canada president and former special envoy to
    -Pernille Ironside, a current United Nations aid worker in Congo and a
     child protection specialist
    -John Parisella, president, BCP and co-author of Elections Made in USA

    For this edition, the Colloque Bâtissons l'avenir welcomes a new partner,
The Quebec Community Groups Network. "This partnership will ensure the
participation of English-speaking youth in this event", said David Skitt,
president of The Regroupement des jeunes chambres de commerce du Québec and an
English-speaking Quebecer from St-Lambert.
    Other public figures at this event will be Parti Quebecois MNA François
Legault, ADQ Leader Mario Dumont, Radio-Canada political analyst Michel C.
Auger and CSN's president, Claudette Carbonneau.
    More information is available at: www.batissonslavenir.com

    Event information
    Date: Saturday February 7th, 2009
    Time: 8h30 am to 5 pm
    Location: HEC Montréal, 3000 Chemin de la Côte Ste-Catherine, Montreal

    About Force Jeunesse and the RJCCQ:

    Created in 1998, Force Jeunesse is a network of young workers and young
professionals and its mission is to improve youth work conditions.
    Created in 1992, the RJCCQ is a federation of 22 young boards of trade in
the province with a mission to defend and promote the concerns of young
business people.

For further information:

For further information: Carlos A. Godoy L., Media relations advisor,
(514) 770-4208, carlos.a.godoy.l@gmail.com; Stéfanie Larivée, Public Relations
Coordinator, (514) 912-6418, stefanie.larivee@gmail.com,

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