Industry Canada

Industry Canada

August 31, 2011 12:21 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce New Investment in Research Infrastructure

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 31, 2011) - Please join the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Public Works and Government Services and Minister for Status of Women, and the Honourable Tim Uppal, Minister of State (Democratic Reform), as they unveil significant new investments in research infrastructure at the University of Alberta.

A photo opportunity will take place following the announcement and key spokespersons will be available for interviews. The event will conclude with a demonstration and tour.

Date: September 1, 2011
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: Foyer
Room 4-183
Centennial Centre for Interdisciplinary Science
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta

Contact Information

  • Gary Toft
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    613-943-7599

    Yves Melanson
    Coordinator, Media Relations
    Canada Foundation for Innovation
    613-996-3160
    yves.melanson@innovation.ca

    Media Relations
    Industry Canada
    613-943-2502