Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

May 20, 2016 10:09 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Bains to Deliver Keynote Address on Innovation and the Canada-U.S. Sharing Economy

WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 20, 2016) - As part of his visit to the U.S. capital, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will deliver the keynote address at a breakfast event on innovation, security and the sharing economy in North America.

The event, hosted by The Hill and the Canadian American Business Council, will bring together Canadian and American representatives from government and industry to discuss the state of the global sharing economy and its effect on U.S.-Canada economic relations.

Date: Tuesday, May 24
Time: Event begins at 8:00 a.m.
Minister's remarks at 9:30 a.m.
Location: The Newseum
Knight Conference Center, 8th Floor
555 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, D.C.

Follow Minister Bains on social media.

Twitter: @MinisterISED

Contact Information

  • Philip Proulx
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Minister of Innovation,
    Science and Economic Development
    343-291-2500

    Media Relations
    Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
    343-291-1777
    ic.mediarelations-mediasrelations.ic@canada.ca