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Canada Foundation for Innovation

October 11, 2012 10:26 ET

Media Advisory: Harper Government to Make Significant Announcement on Research and Innovation in Canada

Attention: Assignment Editors (Education, Science)

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 11, 2012) - On Friday, October 12, the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), along with the Honourable Peter Van Loan, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons, will make a significant announcement related to research and innovation in Canada.

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

DATE: Friday, October 12, 2012
TIME: 9:30 a.m.
PLACE: Atrium
Terrence Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research
University of Toronto
160 College Street
Toronto, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Stephanie Kale
    Media Relations Advisor
    Canada Research Chairs Program
    613-996-8373
    stephanie.kale@chairs-chaires.gc.ca

    Ryan Saxby Hill
    Coordinator, Media Relations and Online Engagement
    Canada Foundation for Innovation
    613-943-5346
    613-294-6247 (cell)
    ryan.saxby_hill@innovation.ca

    Michele-Jamali Paquette
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    613-947-2956

    Elissa Strome
    Director, Strategic Initiatives
    Office of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation
    University of Toronto
    416-978-6475
    elissa.strome@utoronto.ca