Government of Canada

Government of Canada

May 05, 2016 11:54 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Launch Science Odyssey and Announce Investment to Youth Programs

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 5, 2016) - The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will make a national funding announcement for organizations working with young Canadians to promote an understanding of science and engineering.

Minister Duncan, along with Dr. B. Mario Pinto, President of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), will also officially launch Science Odyssey, a new national 10-day celebration of science, technology, engineering and math.

Date: May 6, 2016
Time: Media Arrival-9:30 a.m. PDT
Minister Duncan's Announcement-9:45 a.m.
Dr. Pinto's Keynote Speech and Q&A-10:05 a.m.
Location: Canadian Association of Science Centres Conference
Science World at Telus World of Science
1455 Quebec Street
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6A 3Z7

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Twitter: @ScienceMin

Instagram: sciencemin

Follow NSERC on Twitter: @nserc_crsng

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