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May 13, 2012

QUÉBEC CITY — The Honourable Joe Oliver, Minister of Natural Resources, will give the welcoming address at the 5th World Forum on Energy Regulation in Québec City. The Minister will discuss the importance of responsible resource development and the Government’s commitment to diversifying export markets and strengthening trading partnerships.

Following this event, Minister Oliver will be the plenary speaker at the Global Geospatial Conference. The Minister will announce funding for key geomatics projects and discuss Canada’s leadership role in the geomatics field and the importance geomatics plays in responsible resource development.

A brief media availability and photo opportunity will follow each event.

5th World Forum on Energy Regulation
Location: Le Centre des congrès de Québec
1000, boul. René-Lévesque Est, Level 2 - Room 200B
Québec City, QC
Date: May 14, 2012
Time: 8:30 a.m. EDT

Media Availability
Location: Le Centre des congrès de Québec
1000, boul. René-Lévesque Est, Level 2 - Room 203
Québec City, QC
Date: May 14, 2012
Time: 9:40 a.m. EDT


Global Geospatial Conference
Location: Le Centre des congrès de Québec
1000 boul. René Levesque, Level 2 - Room 2000A
Québec City, QC
Date: May 14, 2012
Time: 10:15 a.m. EDT

Media Availability
Location: Le Centre des congrès de Québec
1000, boul. René-Lévesque Est, Level 2 - Room 2105
Québec City, QC
Date: May 14, 2012
Time: 10:45 a.m. EDT

Media may contact: 

Patricia Best
Director of Communications
Office of the Minister
Natural Resources Canada
Ottawa
613-996-2007

Media Relations
Natural Resources Canada
Ottawa
613-992-4447