Government of Canada

Government of Canada
Canada-Israel Technology Innovation 2010

Canada-Israel Technology Innovation 2010

November 26, 2010 11:27 ET

Media Advisory: Governments of Canada and Israel Meet to Strengthen Collaboration in Technology Innovation

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 26, 2010) - The National Research Council of Canada, on behalf of the Government of Canada, will be hosting Canada-Israel Technology Innovation Summit 2010, the first of two summits between the two countries to advance collaboration in technology innovation. Some 50 participants from both nations representing industry, government, and academia will be attending.

The Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Industry, will be speaking at the opening reception, Sunday evening, after welcoming remarks by Paul Hunt, Canada's Ambassador to Israel, and Miriam Ziv, Ambassador of Israel to Canada.

Date: Sunday, November 28, 2010
   
Time: 7:00 p.m.
   
Location: Marriott Toronto Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel
  525 Bay Street
  Toronto, Ontario

The meeting between Canada and Israel will be held on the following day in camera.

All media representatives who wish to cover this event must be accredited. Freelance journalists must provide a letter attesting to their employment. To obtain accreditation, contact Charles Drouin by calling 613-990-1572 or emailing charles.drouin@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca.

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