Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario

Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario

February 23, 2012 13:00 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Support for McMaster Graduates to Start Their Own Businesses

HAMILTON, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 23, 2012) - David Sweet, MP for Ancaster-Dundas-Flamborough-Westdale, on behalf of the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for FedDev Ontario, will make an announcement regarding the Government of Canada's commitment to helping graduate students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields gain business skills, and access resources that will help bring their ideas to market.

MP Sweet will participate in a photo opportunity and will be available to answer questions from the media following the event.

Date: February 24, 2012
Location: McMaster University
Engineering Technology Building - Room 535
1280 Main St West
Hamilton, ON
L8S 4L8
Time: 2:00 p.m.

Contact Information

  • Stephanie Thomas
    Special Assistant - Communications
    Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear