Reminder - Minister Van Loan to Highlight Canada’s Free Trade Leadership

International Trade Minister delivers keynote address at University of Toronto’s Munk School of Global Affairs

(No. A/100 - June 17, 2010) The Honourable Peter Van Loan, Minister of International Trade, will deliver the keynote speech on Friday, June 18, 2010, at the Munk School of Global Affairs and G20 Research Group’s pre-summit conference Governing the Global Economy: The Role of the G20. The conference will provide a forum to discuss the key issues that will be raised at the upcoming G-20 summit.

In his speech, entitled “Opportunities for Global Growth Through Open Trade and Investment,” Minister Van Loan will highlight Canada’s free trade leadership and economic success. He will also discuss Canada’s ambitious free trade agenda and outline Canada’s priorities for next week’s G-20 meeting.

Event: Speech and media availability
Date:
Friday, June 18, 2010
Time:
1 p.m. ET
Location:
Campbell Conference Facility, Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, Ontario

For more information, please contact:

Monika Bujalska
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Peter Van Loan
Minister of International Trade
613-992-9304

Trade Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
613-996-2000