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Meeting No. 63
Tuesday, April 16, 2013

The Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology met in camera at 3:33 p.m. this day, in Room 8-53, 131 Queen Street, the Chair, David Sweet, presiding.


Members of the Committee present: Peter Braid, John Carmichael, Cheryl Gallant, Dan Harris, Hon. Mike Lake, Hélène LeBlanc, Hon. Geoff Regan, Kennedy Stewart, David Sweet, Glenn Thibeault and Mark Warawa.


Acting Members present: Ted Opitz for Phil McColeman.


In attendance: Library of Parliament: Mathieu Frigon, Analyst; Dillan Theckedath, Analyst. House of Commons: Julie Lalande Prud'homme, Procedural Clerk.

The Committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Committee business.

It was agreed, — That the Committee devote four (4) meetings to study the adoption of digital technology by Canadian small and medium-sized enterprises, and report back to the House.


It was agreed, — That the meetings on Thursday, April 25, Tuesday, April 30, Thursday, May 2 and Tuesday, May 7, 2013 be devoted to the digital technology study.


It was agreed, — That on Thursday, April 25, 2013, the Committee hear from Industry Canada officials in relation to its digital technology study.


It was agreed, — That the members submit their prioritized witness lists for the digital technology study to the Clerk no later than the end of business on Tuesday, April, 23, 2013.


It was agreed, — That on Thursday, May 9, 2013, the Committee meet with the delegation from Finland from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and that from 5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. the Committee proceed to Committee business.


It was agreed, — That the Committee invite the Honorable David Emerson and representatives from the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) to appear for one (1) meeting regarding the Emerson report and the situation of the aerospace industry in Canada.


At 3:57 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.


Christine Holke David
Committee Clerk

2013/04/17 3:08 p.m.