Minister Garneau to travel to Washington, D.C.

Media advisory

OTTAWA — The Minister of Transport, the Honourable Marc Garneau, will be in Washington, D.C., and deliver remarks at the United States Chamber of Commerce Aviation Summit.

Minister Garneau will also deliver remarks at the 2020 Great Lakes Day reception hosted by the Embassy of Canada.

During his trip, he will also meet members of Congress to discuss transportation issues of common interest such as aviation safety, the environment, and cooperation on ballast water.

Event: Minister Garneau will deliver remarks on Aviation Safety in Conflict Zones at the United States Chamber of Commerce Aviation Summit and hold a media availability after the Flying Across a Changing Globe panel.

Time: Speech: 9:35 a.m.
Date: Thursday March 5th, 2020

Location: Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Atrium
1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Washington D.C.
20004

Credentialed members of the media are invited to attend. Please register with the Chamber of Commerce.

A live stream video of the Summit will be available on the Chamber of Commerce website.

Time: Media availability: 10:30 a.m.
Date: Thursday March 5th, 2020
Location: Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Room Hemisphere B (media can use the 14th Street entrance)
1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Washington D.C.
20004

Contacts

Livia Belcea
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Marc Garneau
Minister of Transport, Ottawa
Livia.belcea@tc.gc.ca
613-991-0700

Media Relations
Transport Canada, Ottawa
613-993-0055
media@tc.gc.ca


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