International Trade Minister Peter Van Loan to Showcase Canada’s Innovations

Promoting Canada’s depth of talent, innovations and investment advantages at the G-20 Summit

(No. A/111 - June 24, 2010) The Honourable Peter Van Loan, Minister of International Trade, will hold a media conference followed by a tour of the Experience Canada pavilion to promote Canadian business innovations to international media during the G-20 Summit in Toronto on Friday, June 25, 2010.

Minister Van Loan will showcase world-class Canadian innovations and leading-edge technologies on display at the pavilion and promote Canada’s many strengths as a premier destination for business and investment.

Media is invited to join the Minister to experience interactive displays that include 4-D theatre, 3-D advanced imaging and digital gaming technologies, renewable energy and telerobotics.

Event: Media conference (open to G-8 and G-20 accredited media only)
Date:
Friday, June 25, 2010
Time:
9:45 a.m. ET
Location:
Heritage Court, Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place, 100 Princes’ Boulevard, 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