Génome Québec

Génome Québec
Canada Economic Development

Canada Economic Development
Minister of Economic Development, Innovation and Export Trade

Minister of Economic Development, Innovation and Export Trade

August 21, 2007 07:00 ET

Media Advisory: An Important Structuring Investment in the Life Sciences Sector for Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean, Quebec and Canada

SAGUENAY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Aug. 21, 2007) - The new Canadian Government and the Government of Quebec announce a structuring investment in the life sciences sector for Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean, Quebec and Canada.

This announcement will be made in the presence of the Minister of Labour and Minister of Canada Economic Development, the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn the Minister of Economic Development, Innovation and Export Trade, Minister of Tourism and Minister responsible for the Montreal region, Mr. Raymond Bachand and the President and CEO of Genome Quebec, Mr. Paul L'Archeveque.



Date: Tuesday, August 21, 2007
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Place: Amphitheatre Beauchamp
CSSS de Chicoutimi
305 St-Vallier Street


(Use the parking lot on Jacques Cartier Street, next to Emergency. The entrance to the amphitheatre is to the left of Emergency.)

Contact Information

  • Source:
    Canada Economic Development
    Nadia Marceau
    Communications Advisor
    418-668-4602
    or
    Office of Minister of Economic Development, Innovation and
    Export Trade, Minister of Tourism and Minister
    responsible for the Montreal region
    Isabelle Mignault
    Press Officer
    418-691-5650
    or
    Information and interviews:
    Huguette Marcotte Communications
    Evelyn Dubois
    514-527-3983
    Cell: 514-770-3983
    or
    Huguette Marcotte Communications
    Huguette Marcotte
    514-951-0288