Government of Canada



Government of Canada

January 08, 2014 13:00 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Investment in Support of Innovative Cutting-Edge University Research

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 8, 2014) - The Honourable Greg Rickford, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will announce investments in support of innovative research that will benefit universities across Canada and further bridge the gap between research and markets.

Date: Thursday, January 9, 2014
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Brimacombe Building (AMPEL)
3rd Floor - Room 311
University of British Columbia
2355 East Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4

Contact Information

  • Mary Ann Dewey-Plante - Director of Communications
    Office of the Honourable Greg Rickford
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    (Federal Economic Development
    Initiative for Northern Ontario)
    613-943-6177

    Media Relations
    Industry Canada
    613-943-2502
    1-800-328-6189
    media-relations@ic.gc.ca

    Martin Leroux
    Media and Public Affairs Officer
    Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
    613-943-7618
    media@nserc-crsng.gc.ca