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  • We have taken over the artistic direction of HollywoodFilms / Directors James Cameron Norman JewisonDavid CronenbergAtom EgoyanIvan Reitman Lorne Michaels (creator and producer of "Saturday Night Live") 
  • Peter Jennings (ABC television news host) Kevin Newman (good Morning America)John Roberts (ABC television host)Ali Velshi (CNN) Morley Safer (reporter/correspondent for CBS News and 60 Minutes) Robert MacNeil (U.S. television news commentator; co-creator of The MacNeil/Lehrer Report) Mortimer Zuckerman (publisher/owner of New York Daily News)
  • John Kenneth Galbraith (economist; advisor to many U.S. presidentsMyron Scholes (economist; winner of 1997 Nobel prizeFrank GehryAlex Trebek (host of television show "Jeopardy") Monty Hall (host of television show "Let's Make a Deal") Howie Mandel ( host of deal or No Deal)
  • Ice hockey is the winter national sport of Canada. The modern game of ice hockey was developed in Canada, based on games that have been played since the tenth century. The rules were first published in the Montreal Gazette in 1877. Canadians Actually identify themselves by their hockey team ..We have tried other things …..The baseball glove was invented in Canada in 1883.Basketball was invented by a Canadian James Naismith in 1891Five pin bowling was invented by T.E. Ryan of Toronto in 1909.
  • Telephone - Alexander Graham Bell (1874) Brantford/BostonAM radio - Guglielmo Marconi/FessendenWalkie-Talkie ( packset )- Donald L. Hings (1937)Lazaridis - Two way Pager /Smartphone

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  • February 2014 © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 1
  • • The southernmost point of Canada is south of the northern Californian border…and Rome, Italy! • Everyone thinks of Canada as a northern country, but Canada extends so far north and so far south that we cover more lines of latitude than any other country on earth! • At 9 984 670 sq km and of 6 time zones, Canada is huge! Longest street and longest coastline. • Canada has the fourth lowest population density in the world. . • Forests cover almost half of Canada. Nearly one- fourth of all the fresh water in the world • Canada is the fifth largest energy producer. • Canada is one of the largest mining nations in the world. Over 60 minerals and metals are produced in Canada. Canada is the third largest diamond producing nation in the world Canada is the world's leader in the production of potash and uranium. • Of all of the world's producers of natural gas, copper, zinc, nickel, aluminum, and gold, Canada is in the top five © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 2
  • • According to the United Nations Human Development Index, Canada has the highest quality of life in the world. ( top five on most ) • Vancouver Canada is tied with Zurich Switzerland for the highest quality of life of any city in the world. • Canada has the world's highest tertiary education enrolment. • Most of the people live in the southern part of Canada. About 77 percent of Canadians live in cities and towns. With only three people per square kilometer, Canada has the fourth lowest population density in the world. The largest cities are Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver.(2006) Toronto - 5.5 million; Montreal - 3.6 million; Vancouver - 2.1 million Canada's two official languages are English and French. More than 9 million Canadians speak French. © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 3
  • • Most people think of Canadians as being polite peacekeeping kinds of people. Although it’s true we did create Greenpeace and play a major role in the world as UN “peacekeepers”…. The cold truth is we are intent on global domination – we started in the US generations ago …… From Guy Lombardo to William Shatner © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 4
  • We have taken over the media and we control how the world is presented © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 5
  • • We have influenced Economic thought and advised American Presidents we have influenced great American architecture Nothing is sacred … we control © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. the games shows with our masterminds .. Cisco Confidential 6
  • © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 7
  • Heart of Telecom © 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 8