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OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

August 25, 2010 16:36 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Cannon to Announce Major Investment in Canada's Knowledge Economy

GATINEAU, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - August 25, 2010) - The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister responsible for the Outaouais region, on behalf of the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will make a significant Economic Action Plan announcement to boost research at universities and improve economic competitiveness across Canada.

Date: Thursday, August 26, 2010
   
Time: 11:00 a.m.
   
Location: Université du Québec en Outaouais
  Room F-0129
  Language Technology Research Centre
  283 Alexandre-Tache blvd.
  Door 22
  Gatineau, Quebec

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    Gary Toft, Director of Communications
    613-943-7599
    or
    Canada Foundation for Innovation
    Jonathan Lareau
    Director, Communications
    613-996-4403