Canada Research Chairs

Canada Research Chairs
Canada Foundation for Innovation

Canada Foundation for Innovation

November 23, 2010 17:55 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Make Major Announcement on Research and Innovation in Canada

Attention: Assignment Editors (Education, Science)

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 23, 2010) - The Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Industry, will make an announcement related to university research and innovation. The announcement will help Canada develop, attract and retain some of the world's best researchers.

There will be a photo opportunity and media availability following the announcement.

DATE: Wednesday, November 24, 2010
   
TIME: 2:30 p.m.
   
PLACE: John Bassett Theatre, Metro Toronto Convention Centre
  255 Front Street West
  Toronto, ON M5V 2W6

Contact Information

  • Canada Research Chairs Program
    Trevor Lynn
    Manager, Communications
    613-992-7302
    Cell: 613-302-9879
    trevor.lynn@chairs-chaires.gc.ca
    or
    Canada Foundation for Innovation
    Yves Melanson
    Coordinator, Media Relations
    613-996-3160
    Cell: 613-447-1723
    yves.melanson@innovation.ca
    or
    Canada Research Chairs Program
    Michael Adams
    Media Relations Advisor
    613-996-8373
    Cell: 613-884-6118
    michael.adams@chairs-chaires.gc.ca
    or
    Office of the Honourable Tony Clement
    Minister of Industry
    Lynn Meahan
    Press Secretary
    613-995-9001