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November 28, 2003
Media Advisory: World's largest international AIDS Conference to be held in Toronto in 2006
  
Toronto has been chosen as the city to host the XVI International AIDS
Conference in 2006. A press conference will be held on Monday, December 1 to
provide details.

The AIDS2006 Toronto Conference will bring together 15,000 to 20,000 of the
world's most important scientists, physicians, healthcare workers and community
leaders working on HIV/AIDS to share current knowledge on a full spectrum of
issues about the global epidemic.

Date: Monday, December 1
Time: 10 a.m.
Place: Metro Hall (Rotunda), 55 John St.

Speakers:
· City of Toronto Mayor-elect, David Miller
· AIDS2006 Toronto Conference Co-Chair, Dr. Mark Wainberg
· UNAIDS Deputy Executive Director, Dr. Kathleen Cravero
· Canadian Minister for International Cooperation, The Honourable Susan Whelan
· Ontario Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, The Honourable George
Smitherman
· LaVerne Monette, Coordinator of the Ontario Aboriginal HIV/AIDS Strategy

For more information, contact Glen Brown, ICASO consultant, 416-892-2286 or
gbconsult@sympatico.ca

Media contact:
Economic Development Culture and Tourism Media Hotline, 416-560-8726



 

 

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