Canada Research Chairs

Canada Research Chairs
Canada Foundation for Innovation

Canada Foundation for Innovation

October 15, 2014 13:51 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Support for Research and Innovation at Canadian Post-Secondary Institutions

Attention: Assignment Editors (Education, Technology, Science)

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 15, 2014) - The Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will make an announcement in support of research and innovation at Canadian postsecondary institutions.

Prior to the announcement, the Minister of State will tour a laboratory. Media are invited to join the tour.

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

DATE: Thursday, October 16, 2014
TIME: Tour at 10 a.m. ET
Announcement at 10:30 a.m. ET
PLACE: Galbraith Building
Michael Charles Council Chamber (2nd floor)
University of Toronto
35 St. George St.
Toronto, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Anne-Marie Cenaiko
    Media Relations Advisor
    Canada Research Chairs Program
    613-996-8373
    Anne-Marie.Cenaiko@sshrc.crsh.gc.ca

    Michael Bhardwaj
    Media Relations Specialist
    Canada Foundation for Innovation
    613-943-5346
    michael.bhardwaj@innovation.ca

    Scott French
    Director of Communications and Parliamentary Affairs
    Office of the Honourable Ed Holder
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    613-943-6177

    Elissa Strome
    Director, Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Vice-President, Research & Innovation
    University of Toronto
    416-978-6475