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OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

April 17, 2009 10:50 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of State Goodyear Announces Research Funding

WATERLOO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 17, 2009) - The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will be in Waterloo, Ontario, to announce research funding through Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada's Discovery Grants Program.

Media are invited to attend a technical briefing in Ottawa on the program after the announcement.



Announcement

Date: Friday, April 17, 2009

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Location: University of Waterloo
200 University Avenue West
Chemistry 2 building, room 392.
Waterloo, Ontario
http://www.uwaterloo.ca/map/index.php

Technical Briefing

Date: Friday, April 17, 2009

Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Location: Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
350 Albert Street
12th Floor
Ottawa, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    Gary Toft
    Director of Communications
    613-943-7599
    or
    Industry Canada
    Media Relations
    613-943-2502
    or
    Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
    (NSERC)
    Natasha Gauthier
    Senior Advisor, Media Relations
    613-943-8621
    613-878-8048 (cell)