Daily Press Briefing on the G-20 Summit by the Canadian Prime Minister’s Office

(No. A/114 - June 26, 2010) Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s Director of Communications, along with senior governmental officials, will hold a press briefing for national and international media on Sunday, June 27, 2010, on the G-20 summit.

Only media accredited for the International Media Centre will have access to the briefing room.

The briefing will be broadcast via the host broadcaster in the International Media Centre and the Alternative Media Centre.

Media representatives accredited to the G-20 and not able to attend should call the teleconference system at 613-960-7526 or 1-877-413-4814 (passcode 3536688).

The press briefing is for attribution and cameras are allowed. The briefing will be webcast live from the G-20 website.

Event: Press briefing (open to media only)
Dimitri Soudas, Director of Communications, Prime Minister’s Office; Len Edwards, G-8 and G-20 Sherpa; Tiff Macklem, Associate Deputy Minister, Department of Finance Canada
Date: Sunday, June 27, 2010
7:30 a.m. ET
International Briefing Theatre, International Media Centre, Direct Energy Centre, 100 Princes’ Blvd., Toronto, Ontario.

For more information, please contact:

G-20 Toronto Summit media inquiries: 1-877-661-2353 (Canada and the United States); 416-607-2370 (all other locations)

PMO Press Office: 613-957-5555