The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport to participate in a live demonstration of an autonomous vehicle

Media advisory

Ottawa, Ontario — Media are invited to attend an event where the Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, will participate in a live technology demonstration of a BlackBerry powered autonomous vehicle at the Ottawa L5 Connected and Autonomous Vehicle (CAV) Test Facilities, the first integrated CAV test environment of its kind in North America.

Date: Thursday, May 30, 2019  

Time: 9:30 a.m. EST

Ottawa L5 Testing Facilities
1740 Woodroffe Avenue
Ottawa, ON
K2G 3R8

Notes for media:

Setup time will be provided from 8:45 a.m. to 9:25 a.m.

Please RSVP by 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, to

You will be required to show media credentials to access the venue. Please note that free parking is available on site.

Additional photos and B-roll will be available.


Delphine Denis
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Marc Garneau
Minister of Transport, Ottawa

Media Relations
Transport Canada, Ottawa

BlackBerry Media Relations
(519) 597-7273

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