Génome Canada

Génome Canada

May 02, 2008 14:53 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Announces Winners of the Genome Canada Technology Development Competition

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 2, 2008) - The Honourable Diane Ablonczy, Secretary of State (Small Business and Tourism), on behalf of the Honourable Jim Prentice, Minister of Industry, and Dr. Martin Godbout, President and CEO of Genome Canada will announce the results of the Technology Development competition during a news conference.

WHEN: Monday May 5th, 2008 from 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

WHERE: 451 Smyth Road, University of Ottawa,
Roger Guindon Hall, room 1007. This room has wireless

Dr. Daniel Figeys, researcher at the University of Ottawa, who submitted one successful project proposal, will be present.

A tour of Dr. Figeys' laboratory will be offered to interested media after the news conference.

Contact Information

  • Genome Canada
    Claudine Renauld, Vice-President,
    Communications and Public Affairs
    613-751-4460 ext. 129
    Office of the Honourable Diane Ablonczy
    Secretary of State (Small Business and Tourism)
    Catherine Godbout
    Office of the Honourable Jim Prentice
    Minister of Industry
    Deirdra McCracken
    Press Secretary