Final Details of Council of the Federation Summer Meeting in Halifax on July 25-27, 2012


MEDIA NOTICE

Final Details of Council of the Federation Summer Meeting in Halifax on July 25-27, 2012

July 19, 2012 –
Please note the following final details regarding the 2012 Summer Meeting of the Council of the Federation (COF) taking place in Halifax from July 25-27, 2012.

Media Registration

Media representatives who wish to attend the 2012 Council of the Federation Summer Meeting must register online. To access the online registration system, please visit www.councilofthefederation.ca and click on the logo for the 2012 COF summer meeting. Then click on “Media Registration”. Individuals will be screened to ensure they are official media representatives. A photo-ID badge will be provided to all accredited media at the media registration desk during the following hours:

Media Centre – Acadia Ballroom Foyer (Lobby level)
Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel, 1919 Upper Water Street, Halifax

 
Wednesday, July 25:
Thursday, July 26:
Friday, July 27:
7:00 am – 7:00 pm
7:00 am – 7:00 pm
7:00 am – 3:00 pm

Media Centre

A Media Centre will be located in Acadia Ballroom (Lobby level) of the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel. This room will be equipped with Internet access, power outlets and television monitors.

Satellite Truck Parking

Parking for satellite trucks is very limited. To coordinate a live pool feed, please contact Carla Burns with the Government of Nova Scotia at (902) 424-2876 or burnsca@gov.ns.ca.

Dial-in Information

Media representatives who are unable to travel may listen in to the closing news conference using the following numbers:

DIAL-IN NUMBER: 1-866-797-9098
CONFERENCE ID: 6075236

Interested media are requested to dial-in by 12:15 pm on Friday, July 27.

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