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G20 Research Group briefing on G20 compliance

October 31, 2011

Experts on Site at Cannes Media Centre during Summit

Toronto – The G20 Research Group will hold a briefing on the findings of its 2010 Seoul G20 Summit Final Compliance Report on November 2, 2011, at the international media centre in Cannes, France. Co-produced by the G20 Research Group based at the University of Toronto and the International Organisations Research Institute at the National State University Higher School of Economics in Moscow, the report monitors G20 members’ compliance with the commitments they made at the last G20 summit. The report will be available on line at

Date: Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Time: 12:00 to 13:00 in Cannes

Location: International Media Centre, Palais des Festivals et des Congrès, Cannes (G20-issued accreditation required)

The G20 Research Group will also have a team of experts and analysts on site at the International Media Centre during the G20 summit. Among those available for comment and interviews will be:

John Kirton, Co-director, G20 Research Group

Andrew Cooper, University of Waterloo

Victoria Panova, Director, Moscow Office, G8 Research Group

Dries Lesage, Ghent University

Lida Preyma, Global Finance

For more information or to arrange an interview please call Madeline Koch by voice or text at +44-77-00-07-58-33 or email or