Ontario Centres Of Excellence Inc.

Ontario Centres Of Excellence Inc.

May 12, 2009 15:28 ET

Discovery 09 Innovation and Technology Showcase Kicks Into High Gear With Never Before Seen Technologies and World Class Speakers

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TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 12, 2009) -

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DATE OF FEED: Tuesday, May 12, 2009

TIME OF FEED: 4:30 - 4:45 PM

COORDINATES: Uplink to Anik F2C 3B
Downlink Freq: 3820V
Audio Channels 6.8 & 6.2

Telesat confirmation: 217564

Bell confirmation: 74723


STORY SUMMARY:

Discovery 09 features business leaders, investors, entrepreneurs, researchers and students, and promises to be a huge success. Discovery 09 brings together leaders who drive new technologies to market. More than 2,100 people flocked to Discovery 09 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, proving that innovation is recession-proof. Three hundred exhibitors also supported this idea, demonstrating innovative technologies in digital media, health sciences and environmental technologies.

FOOTAGE INCLUDES:

Clips of Mark Romoff, President and CEO, Ontario Centres of Excellence, and Ontario Minister of Research and Innovation John Wilkenson at the Discovery 09 conference, discussing the importance of innovation in today's economic climate as well as its ability to create new jobs, and tap into global markets.

Visuals include the flight of the Aeryon Labs (Waterloo, Ontario) "Scout" robotic camera, and shots of the conference floor and exhibitors.

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