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Industry Canada

July 20, 2012 11:47 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Paradis Unveils Made-in-Canada Technology That Will Direct the World's Most Powerful Space Telescope

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 20, 2012) - The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of Industry and Minister responsible for the Canadian Space Agency, will celebrate the Canadian achievements in developing instruments fabricated for the James Webb Space Telescope.

Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: David Florida Laboratory
Canadian Space Agency
3701 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario

Important Notes:

  • To attend the press conference, media representatives must apply for accreditation by providing their names at least two days in advance in compliance with security procedures at the David Florida Laboratory.
  • Accreditation must be completed in advance. Access to the site cannot be granted on the day of the event.
  • Government-issued photo ID is required.
  • Security clearance can take up to 30 minutes to complete upon arrival.

Contact Information

  • Margaux Stastny
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Honourable Christian Paradis
    Minister of Industry
    613-995-9001

    Media Relations
    Industry Canada
    613-943-2502