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Government of Canada

May 15, 2014 09:42 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Investment for Young Researchers

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - May 15, 2014) - The Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will make an announcement concerning university-business partnerships to better integrate highly skilled researchers into Canadian industries.

Prior to the announcement, Minister Holder will tour a lab in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at McGill University. Media are invited to join the tour.

Date: May 16, 2014
Time: Tour at 10:00 a.m. EST
Announcement at 10:30 a.m. EST
Location: Room MD-267
MacDonald Engineering building
McGill University
817 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest,
Montréal, QC

Contact Information

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

    Media Relations
    Industry Canada
    613-943-2502
    1-800-328-6189
    media-relations@ic.gc.ca

    Martin Leroux
    Media and Public Affairs Officer
    Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
    613-943-7618
    media@nserc-crsng.gc.ca