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Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology
House of Commons / Chambre des communes
Comité permanent de l'industrie, des sciences et de la technologie

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Statutory Review of the Copyright Act: Standing Committee on Industry, science and technology travelling details in Canada.

Ottawa, May 03, 2018 -

The House of Commons Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology will hold formal hearings and public, open-mic sessions for the statutory review of the Copyright Act in cities across Canada next week.

The public is welcome to attend the formal hearings of the Committee.

Formal Hearings Schedule

Date

City

Time

Location


Monday, May 7


Halifax, Nova Scotia


2:00 p.m.—3:30 p.m.

4:00 p.m.—5:30 p.m.


Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
1919 Upper Water Street
Room: Nova Scotia AB



Tuesday, May 8


Montreal, Quebec


3:00 p.m.—4:30 p.m.

4:45 p.m.—6:15 p.m.


Delta Hotels by Marriott
475 Président-Kennedy Avenue
Room: Opus



Wednesday, May 9


Toronto, Ontario


2:00 p.m.—3:30 p.m.

4:00 p.m.—5:30 p.m.


Courtyard by Marriott
475 Yonge Street
Room: Courtyard Hall AB



Thursday, May 10


Winnipeg, Manitoba


2:00 p.m.—3:30 p.m.

4:00 p.m.—5:30 p.m.


Radisson by Canada Inns
288 Portage Avenue
Room: Ambassador A



Friday, May 11


Vancouver, British Columbia


2:00 p.m.—3:30 p.m.

4:00 p.m.—5:30 p.m.


Coastal Coal Harbour Hotel
1180 West Hastings Street
Room: Coal Harbour


The open-mic sessions will take place in the evenings, detailed below.

To participate, individuals must register on location: arrive 30 minutes in advance and bring a piece of identification.

Participants will be given two minutes to express their views. The Committee will hear participants until the session runs out of time.

Open-mic Sessions Schedule

Date

City

Time

Location


Monday, May 7


Halifax, Nova Scotia


7:00 p.m.—8:30 p.m.


Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
1919 Upper Water Street
Room: Nova Scotia AB



Tuesday, May 8


Montreal, Quebec


7:00 p.m.—8:30 p.m.


Delta Hotels by Marriott
475 Président-Kennedy Avenue
Room: Opus



Wednesday, May 9


Toronto, Ontario


7:00 p.m.—8:30 p.m.


Courtyard by Marriott
475 Yonge Street
Room: Courtyard Hall AB



Thursday, May 10


Winnipeg, Manitoba


7:00 p.m.—8:30 p.m.


Radisson by Canada Inns
288 Portage Avenue
Room: Ambassador A



Friday, May 11


Vancouver, British Columbia


7:00 p.m.—8:30 p.m.


Coastal Coal Harbour Hotel
1180 West Hastings Street
Room: Coal Harbour


The Committee reminds Canadians that any person may submit a brief. To be accepted, the brief must not exceed 2,000 words. Briefs may be submitted to the Committee by email (indu@parl.gc.ca), or by using the appropriate button on the Committee website.

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For more information, please contact:
Michel Marcotte, Clerk of the Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology
Tel: 613-947-1971
E-mail: INDU@parl.gc.ca