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January 14, 2011 18:43 ET

Media Advisory/EVENT CANCELLED: Government of Canada to Celebrate New and Renewed Canada Research Chairs

WINDSOR, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 14, 2011) - Please note that this event has been cancelled.

The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology) will congratulate the recipients of the new and renewed Canada Research Chairs at the University of Windsor. The Canada Research Chairs program is helping Canada develop, attract and retain some of the world's best researchers.

There will be a photo opportunity and media availability following the announcement.

Date: Monday, January 17, 2011
   
Time: 10:00 a.m.
   
Location: Essex Hall, Room 173-6 (first floor of building)
  University of Windsor
  401 Sunset Avenue
  Windsor, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Canada Research Chairs Program
    Trevor Lynn
    Manager, Communications
    613-992-7302
    613-302-9879 (cell)
    trevor.lynn@chairs-chaires.gc.ca
    or
    Canada Foundation for Innovation
    Yves Melanson
    Coordinator, Media Relations
    613-996-3160
    613-447-1723 (cell)
    yves.melanson@innovation.ca
    or
    Canada Research Chairs Program
    Michael Adams
    Media Relations Advisor
    613-994-1758
    613-884-6118 (cell)
    michael.adams@chairs-chaires.gc.ca
    or
    Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    Gary Toft
    Director of Communications
    613-943-7599