Minister Joly to Outline a Vision for the Future of Canada’s Creative Industries

Media Advisory

From Canadian Heritage

OTTAWA – The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, will deliver a speech on Thursday, September 28, to the Economic Club of Canada to outline a vision for Canada’s cultural and creative industries in a digital world.

Representatives from the media are invited to take photographs at the beginning of the event. A media availability will follow Minister Joly’s remarks.

There will also be an opportunity to take photographs and b-roll footage at a related event earlier in the day (details to be announced).

People from across the country will have the opportunity to follow and contribute to this event through a Facebook Live event, making it possible for Canadians to be involved and engaged. Additional vision speech dates will be announced in due course.

Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local.

The details are as follows:

Thursday, September 28, 2017

12:00 p.m.

Fairmont Château Laurier
1 Rideau Street
Ottawa, Ontario

For more information (media only), please contact:

Rachel Rappaport
Press Secretary (interim)
Office of the Minister of Canadian Heritage

Media Relations
Canadian Heritage