CMF Consultation continues across Canada
Toronto, September 23, 2015— The Canada Media Fund (CMF) reminds stakeholders that they are invited to attend one of the focus groups that are part of the CMF’s cross-country consultation. Stakeholders who have not already registered can do so quickly by clicking here.
The presentation deck for cross-country focus-groups is available online and can be viewed by clicking here (PDF 2.43 MB).
By registering, stakeholders can help the CMF plan the meetings according to expected attendance. This month, focus groups are being held in the Western provinces and territories. In October, the consultation will continue in other cities. Overall, the consultation includes focus groups in 18 cities, in all provinces and territories.
For more information about the consultation tour, click here.
Upcoming Focus Groups
|Victoria, British Columbia||September 24, 2015||9:30 a.m.||Hotel Grand Pacific
463 Belleville Street
|Vancouver, British Columbia||September 24, 2015||2:30 p.m.||Hyatt Regency
655 Burrard Street
Room: English Bay room
|Whitehorse, Yukon||September 25, 2015||10 a.m.||Westmark Whitehorse Hotel & Conference Center
201 Wood Street
Room: Conference room #5
|Regina, Saskatchewan||September 28, 2015||2:30 p.m.||Radisson Plaza Hotel
2125 Victoria Avenue
|Saskatoon, Saskatchewan||September 28, 2015||9 a.m.||Radisson Hotel
405 Twentieth Street East
Room: Giotto Room
|Calgary, Alberta||September 29, 2015||10 a.m.||Calgary Telus Convention Centre
120 9 Ave SE
Room : Telus 107
|Yellowknife, Northwest Territories||September 30, 2015||1 p.m.||NFS Conference Services
5109 48th Street, Suite 201
|Edmonton, Alberta||October 1, 2015||10 a.m.||The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald
10065 - 100 Street
|Moncton, New Brunswick||October 6, 2015||French focus group
|Crowne Plaza Hotel
1005 Main Street
Room: Executive Room
|Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island||October 7, 2015||10 a.m.||Delta Prince Edward Hotel
18 Queen Street
|Québec City, Québec||October 9, 2015||1 p.m.||Québec City Marriott Downtown
850 Place d'Youville
Room: Salon Kent
|Ottawa, Ontario||October 27, 2015||French focus group
English focus group
|The Westin Ottawa
11 Colonel By Drive
Room: Nova Scotia
|Iqaluit, Nunavut||October 28, 2015||2:30 p.m.||The Frobisher Inn
Room: Kitikmeot Room
|St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador||October 30, 2015||10 a.m.||Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland
115 Cavendish Square
Room: Viking Suite
All documents presented and discussed during the consultation process will be posted to the CMF website. Please note that the CMF publishes correspondence it receives as part of its industry consultation process on its website, unless otherwise specified by the author.
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For information on the CMF’s programs, please visit www.cmf-fmc.ca.
About the Canada Media Fund
The Canada Media Fund (CMF) fosters, develops, finances and promotes the production of Canadian content and applications for all audiovisual media platforms. The CMF guides Canadian content towards a competitive global environment by fostering industry innovation, rewarding success, enabling a diversity of voice and promoting access to content through public and private sector partnerships. The CMF receives financial contributions from the Government of Canada and Canada’s cable, satellite and IPTV distributors. Please visit www.cmf-fmc.ca.
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