Québec City, celebrating its 400th anniversary
this year, is the site of the Great Lakes Commission?s 2008 Annual
Meeting. The meeting will be held Oct. 6-7 at the Hôtel Château
Laurier Québec located in the heart of the city, close to Old Québec
and the Québec Parliament.
REGISTER NOW: Online registration is available
Because of Québec City?s 400th anniversary, hotel space is very
limited! To ensure a room, please make reservations NO LATER THAN
FRIDAY, SEPT. 5. After that date reservations will be accepted
at current rates according to availability. Also, remember to
renew your passport!
The meeting will feature panels addressing the
Economics of Ocean Shipping and Impacts of Invasive Species.
Additional presentations will focus on wind energy and the 400-Year
Old Québec-Great Lakes connection. Also featured will be a dinner
cruise on the St. Lawrence River.
Hotel reservations can be made via the toll-free
number 1-800-463-4453 (a credit card number is required) or by email
Participants must mention event number #230237 when they make
reservations. A special per night rate of $154 plus tax is available
to meeting attendees for the nights of Oct. 5 and 6. Additional
nights are available at a rate of $179 plus tax.
The agenda, online registration and related
information is available at www.glc.org/meeting.
Contact: Tim Eder, executive director, 734-971-9135,