Mayoral Candidates Round Table

National Ethnic Press & Media Council of Canada

Toronto City Hall
Committee Room #2
100 Queen St. W., Toronto, ON M5H2N2

Monday, May 26th/2014, 6-9 pm

Mayoral Candidates:

•           Olivia Chow
•           David Soknacki
•           Karen Stintz
•           Sarah Thomson
•           John Tory

The host and moderator of the event will be Mr. Thomas S. Saras, President & CEO of the NEPMCC. Mr. Saras will deliver opening remarks and introduce the candidates. All candidates will have 5 minutes for their opening remarks/presentations and 2 minutes for closing remarks after questions period will be over (in alphabetical order).

The event will be streamed on the organization’s website –

The format of the event will be the following:
All the candidates will be seated at a head table in the alphabetical order, left to right. If required for their presentation, they can stand up for its duration.

-           5 minutes presentations from each Mayoral Candidate about their campaign programs; the order is pre-determined – alphabetical order; campaign promotional materials are allowed to be distributed at the event;
-           Questions period – questions will be asked by the members of the organization (by the audience) following the presentations period. Moderator will be pointing out a person who wants to ask a question. Questions might be addressed either to a specific candidate or to all of the candidates. If asked to all 5 Mayoral Candidates in attendance, then the candidates will be answering that question in alphabetical order.

No more than 113 people will be in attendance (the capacity of the Committee Room #2).
You are invited. Please confirm your attendance and if you want to participate by asking any questions at