MONTRÉAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Oct. 27, 2016) - The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, will host an event in Montreal on Friday with representatives from a variety of cultural sectors as part of the consultations on Canadian Content in a Digital World.

Representatives from the media are invited to take pictures at the beginning of the event. A media availability will follow Minister Joly's remarks. In order to engage and hear from as many Canadians as possible on the future of Canadian content in a digital world, Canadians from across the country will have the opportunity to follow and contribute to this consultation through a Facebook Live event.

Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local.

The details are as follows:

Friday, October 28, 2016
Artistic performance and B-roll at 1:00 p.m.
Opening remarks from Minister Joly at 1:10 p.m.
Press scum outside the room at 1:40 p.m.
Place des Arts
Maison Symphonique de Montréal (Foyer Allegro)
1600, Saint-Urbain Street
Montréal, Quebec

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Contact Information:

Pierre-Olivier Herbert
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Canadian Heritage

Media Relations
Canadian Heritage