Canada Excellence Research Chairs

Canada Excellence Research Chairs

December 14, 2015 08:52 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Research Chairs at the Universite Laval

Attention: Assignment Editors (Education, Science)

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Dec. 14, 2015) - The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will announce two research Chairs during an official ceremony at the Université Laval. Minister Duncan will be accompanied by her colleagues the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, and Mr. Joël Lightbound, Member of Parliament for the riding of Louis-Hébert.

There will be media availability and photo opportunities following the announcement.

DATE: December 14, 2015
TIME: 2:15 p.m. (eastern)
PLACE: Centre d'optique, photonique et laser, Room 1168
2375, rue de la Terrasse, Université Laval,
Québec, G1V 0A6

Contact Information

  • Michael Adams
    Communications Advisor
    Canada Excellence Research Chairs Program
    Cell: 613-219-7523

    Media Relations
    Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

    Andree-Anne Stewart
    Relations medias
    Universite Laval
    418 656-3952
    Cell. : 418 254-3141

    Samuel Auger
    Relations medias
    Universite Laval
    418 656-2131 poste 8077
    Cell. : 418 905-0085