Summary of expenses for Sylvain Lafrance

Period April 1 to June 30, 2010

The Executive Vice-President, French Services, is responsible for 4,000 employees located in 20 regional production centres and 27 journalistic offices across Canada, and in the Corporation’s foreign bureaux. In his role, he travels to the regions to meet with staff.

This executive regularly meets with domestic and international industry stakeholders and attends their events at home and abroad. He is a board member of TV5MONDE and Les Radios Francophones Publiques. He also attends meetings of the Communauté des télévisions francophones, which requires foreign travel approximately five times a year for the purpose of discussing best practices with other leading broadcasters.

The Executive Vice-President attends Senior Executive Team meetings five times a year in Toronto, Montréal or Ottawa, and meetings of the Corporation’s Board of Directors six times a year across the country.

Travel Expenses

Date(s) Purpose(s) Cost(s)

*meetings June 24–25, on vacation June 26–July 9

05-06/04/2010 Quebec: Meeting with CBC/Radio-Canada management $309.09
07-09/04/2010 Saint-Sauveur: Management Committee meeting $133.00
09-13/04/2010 Cannes, France - MIP-TV 2010 Meeting - Non-refundable cancellation costs - Trip cancelled as S. Lafrance's attendance at meeting of the Strategic Committee in Montreal was required $1,545.56
14-15/04/2010 Ottawa: Senior Executive Team (SET) meeting $428.48
03/05/2010 Port Credit: Work Session $335.36
05-08/05/2010 Quebec: "Chartered Director Certificate" training at Université Laval $960.28
11-12/05/2010 Ottawa: CBC/Radio-Canada Board of Directors meetings $447.62
19-20/05/2010 Quebec: Communauté des télévisions francophones (CTF) meeting $432.27
03-05/06/2010 Vancouver: Tour with station managers and employees, and speech in Richmond to members of the Fédération des francophones de la Colombie-Britannique (FFCB) $4,980.15
22/06/2010 Ottawa: CBC/Radio-Canada Board of Directors meetings $270.10
23/06-09/07/2010 * Paris, France: TV5 Monde Board of Directors meeting, ARTE and Radio-France meetings $5,203.51
Total $15,045.42

Duty Entertainment Expenses

Date(s) Event Description(s) Cost(s)
01/04/2010 Lunch meeting with a marketing agency representative $124.51
07/04/2010 Saint-Sauveur: Dinner meeting with a consultant $98.48
14/05/2010 Lunch meeting with a member of CBC/Radio-Canada’s Board of Directors $68.04
19/05/2010 Quebec: Breakfast meetings with two broadcasting representatives $62.18
31/05/2010 Lunch meeting with Suzanne Lamarre of the CRTC regarding major regulatory issues $61.72
Total $414.93

Internal Business Hospitality Expenses

Date(s) Event Description(s) Cost(s)
06/05/2010 Quebec: Dinner meeting with Louis Lalande, Executive Director, Regional Services $85.24
17/05/2010 Dinner meeting with reporter Marc Laurendeau, announcer $122.82
04/06/2010 Vancouver: Lunch meeting with Pierre Guérin, Director, French Services, Western Canada, and Mario Deschamps, Manager, French Services, British Columbia $44.75
Total $252.81
GRAND TOTAL $15,713.16

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