Government of Canada

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Industry Canada

October 13, 2005 13:30 ET

Media Advisory: Ministers Lapierre and Saada to Celebrate Opening of Wood Products Science Centre

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 13, 2005) -

Leading research centre to conduct value-added wood products research to improve competitiveness of the industry

On Friday, October 14, 2005, the Honourable Jean-C. Lapierre, Minister of Transport and political lieutenant for Quebec - on behalf of the Honourable David L. Emerson, Minister of Industry, and the Honourable John McCallum, Minister of National Revenue and Minister of Natural Resources - and the Honourable Jacques Saada, Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, will celebrate the opening of the Wood Products Science Centre at Universite Laval.



Place: New building adjacent to Pavillon Abitibi-Price
Universite Laval

Time: 1:30 pm
Friday, October 14, 2005


There will be a tour of the new building beginning at 12:30 pm. Media are welcome.

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable David L. Emerson
    Minister of Industry
    Christiane Fox
    (613) 995-9001
    or
    Office of the Honourable Jean-C. Lapierre
    Minister of Transport
    Irene Marcheterre, Director of Communications
    (613) 991-0700
    or
    Canada Foundation for Innovation
    Douglas Lauriault
    Director, Public Affairs
    (613) 996-3193
    or
    Office of the Honourable Jacques Saada
    Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada
    for the Regions of Quebec
    Daniel Dezainde, Director of Communications
    (514) 496-1282
    or
    Universite Laval
    Richard Fournier
    Director, Public Affairs
    (418) 656-7504
    (418) 572-2331(cell)
    richard.fournier@dap.ulaval.ca