Reminder - International Trade Minister Peter Van Loan and Minister of Industry Tony Clement to Address Canada-Germany Conference

(No. A/161 - October 21, 2010) The Honourable Peter Van Loan, Minister of International Trade, and the Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Industry, will deliver remarks before Canadian and German academics, parliamentarians and business leaders at the 25th Annual Canada-Germany Conference on Friday, October 22, 2010.

Minister Van Loan will highlight the importance of concluding a comprehensive Canada-EU trade agreement to open new markets for Canadian businesses and help create jobs for Canadian workers. Minister Clement will describe the strong connections between Canadian and German businesses and describe the work the Government has done to make Canada a leader in innovation as well as a top destination for foreign investment.

Event: Speech (open to media)
Friday, October 22, 2010
Noon ET
Faculty Club, University of Toronto, 41 Willcocks Street, Toronto, Ontario

For more information, please contact:

Monika Bujalska
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Peter Van Loan
Minister of International Trade

Trade Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

Lynn Meahan
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Tony Clement
Minister of Industry

Media Relations
Industry Canada