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Ontario Hosts 2014 Energy and Mines Ministers' Conference

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Ontario Hosts 2014 Energy and Mines Ministers' Conference

Ontario is pleased to be hosting the 2014 Energy and Mines Ministers' Conference, a federal, provincial and territorial meeting taking place in Sudbury from August 24 - 26, 2014. All Canadian jurisdictions are invited to attend to share the best practices that are driving prosperous and sustainable energy and mining industries across Canada.

Location/Media Registration:

Collège Boréal
21, Lasalle Blvd, Sudbury
Rear entrance, 3rd floor (trades entrance, near the roundabout, left of the Inukshuk)

Ontario invites media to attend the following events:

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014

Time:9 a.m.
Details:Michael Gravelle, Ontario's Minister of Northern Development and Mines will be available to media. (Media report to room 2031 for access.)
Time:1:40 p.m.
Details:Photo opportunity with provincial, territorial and federal government leaders prior to in-camera meeting. (Media will be escorted in and out of the 3rd floor amphitheater. Cameras only.)
Time:4 p.m.
Details:Official EMMC photo opportunity with provincial, territorial and federal government leaders. (Media report to room 2031 for access.)
Time:6:30 p.m.
Details:Keynote address from Michael Gravelle, Ontario's Minister of Northern Development and Mines. Following the remarks Minister Gravelle will be available to media. (Media report to room 2031 for access.)

Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

Time:12:15 p.m.
Details:Michael Gravelle, Ontario's Minister of Northern Development and Mines, and Bob Chiarelli, Ontario's Minister of Energy, will be joined by Greg Rickford, Minister of Natural Resources Canada at a joint press conference. (Room 2022)

Important details for media:

  • All reporters must register and are encouraged to do so in advance at mediadesk.ndm@ontario.ca or on-site beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, August 25.
  • Reporters must register on site upon arrival to obtain an identification badge.
  • Reporters covering the story remotely may email mediadesk.ndm@ontario.ca for teleconference information.

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