Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques to address young robotics enthusiasts at Robotics FIRST Québec Festival

Media advisory

Longueuil, Quebec, April 4, 2019 — Tomorrow, live from the International Space Station, Canadian Space Agency (CSA) astronaut David Saint-Jacques will address youth participating in Robotics FIRST Québec Festival (French only website) at the Centre de foires de Québec.

Now in its 8th year and visiting Quebec City for the first time, the festival welcomes more than 1,700 youth aged 6 to 18. 

Danielle Cormier, a CSA mission controller and a jury member for Robotics FIRST Québec Festival, will be available for on site interviews.

Members of the media who are unable to come to the Centre de foires de Québec can follow the event live, or watch it on replay, on the CSA YouTube channel.

Date:
April 5, 2019

Time:
11:55 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. (ET)

What:
David Saint-Jacques takes questions from participating youth

Who:
David Saint-Jacques, CSA astronaut

Where:
Centre de foires de Québec
250 Wilfrid-Hamel Boulevard
Quebec City, QC  G1L 5A7

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Contacts

Canadian Space Agency
Media Relations Office
Telephone: 450-926-4370
Website: http://asc-csa.gc.ca
Email: ASC.Medias-Media.CSA@canada.ca
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