Industry Canada

Industry Canada
OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

October 12, 2007 17:21 ET

Media Advisory: Industry Minister Jim Prentice and Finance Minister Jim Flaherty Announce the Creation of Seven Centres of Excellence

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 12, 2007) - The Honourable Jim Prentice, Minister of Industry, and the Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of Finance, will announce the creation of seven centres of excellence focused on priority areas of research and commercialization for Canada.

Following the speech, the Ministers will be available to the media for a brief Question and Answer session.



Date: Monday, October 15, 2007

Time: 8:15 a.m.

Location: St. Michael's Hospital
30 Bond Street
Toronto ON M5B 1W8

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Jim Prentice
    Minister of Industry
    Deirdra McCracken
    Press Secretary
    613-995-9001
    or
    Industry Canada
    Media Relations
    613-943-2502