Canada Research Chairs

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Canada Foundation for Innovation

Canada Foundation for Innovation

November 13, 2013 16:22 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Significant Support for Research and Innovation at Canadian Universities

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Nov. 13, 2013) -

Attention: Assignment Editors (Education, Science)

On November 14, the Honourable Greg Rickford, Minister of State (Science and Technology, and Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario), will make an announcement in support of research and innovation at Canadian universities.

Media availability and photo opportunities will take place following the announcement.

DATE: Thursday, November 14, 2013
TIME: 10:00 a.m. (MT)
PLACE: The University of Calgary
Foothills Campus
W21C, Ground Floor, TRW building
Calgary, Alberta

Contact Information

  • Stephanie Kale
    Media Relations Advisor
    Canada Research Chairs Program
    613-996-8373
    Stephanie.Kale@chairs-chaires.gc.ca

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

    Yves Melanson
    Co-ordinator, Media Relations
    Canada Foundation for Innovation
    613-996-3160
    Yves.Melanson@innovation.ca

    Leanne Yohemas
    Manager, Media Relations
    University of Calgary
    403-540-6552
    leanne.yohemas@ucalgary.ca