Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

February 10, 2016 13:40 ET

Media Advisory: Minister McKenna to Celebrate Support for Top Researchers at the University of Ottawa

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb. 10, 2016) - The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will highlight the Government of Canada's support of research and innovation at the University of Ottawa.

After the announcement, Minister McKenna will tour Dr. Benoît Lessard's lab and participate in a demonstration. Media are invited to join the tour for a photo-op.

Media availability will take place after the announcement.

Date: Friday, February 12, 2016
Time: Announcement at 10:15 a.m.
Location: University of Ottawa
SITE Building, Ground Floor Lobby
800 King Edward Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario

Follow Minister Duncan on Twitter: @ScienceMin

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