Honouring the Men and Women Who Serve to Protect Democracy: Moderated by David Halton - November 7, 2019. Featuring Honorary Lieutenant General Richard Rohmer & Chevalier Alex Polowin
Please join us at our upcoming event:
Honouring the Men and Women Who Serve to Protect Democracy: Moderated by David Halton - November 7, 2019. Featuring Honorary Lieutenant General Richard Rohmer & Chevalier Alex Polowin.
Veterans of WWII, the Korean War, and Canada’s Armed Forces will be special guests at our tables and interviewed by veteran CBC foreign correspondent David Halton.
Date: Thursday, November 7, 2019 Networking: 11:30am Program: 12:00pm-1:30pm Location: Adam Room, Chateau Laurier
Mr. Halton is the recent author of the award-winning book, “Dispatches from the Front - Matthew Halton, Canada’s Voice at War", about his father, iconic war correspondent for the CBC during WWII.
David Halton's career in journalism spanned more than forty years. He has been the CBC’s correspondent in Paris, Moscow, London, and Washington, interviewing presidents and prime ministers and covering wars and insurrections in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. From 1978 to 1991 he was the CBC’s Chief Political Correspondent in Ottawa, where he co-anchored federal elections and reported on four prime ministers. In 2005, he was the winner of a Gemini Award that cited his “well-deserved reputation for integrity and responsibility in reporting that brings credit not only on him but also to the entire Canadian television industry."