Natural Resources Canada



Natural Resources Canada

January 25, 2013 17:22 ET

Media Advisory: MP Strahl to Make an Announcement at the University of British Columbia

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 25, 2013) - Mark Strahl, Member of Parliament for Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon, on behalf of the Honourable Joe Oliver, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, will announce an agreement that will contribute to new technologies relevant to the automotive, steel and pipeline industries. MP Strahl will be joined by Dr. Helen Burt, Associate Vice President Research of the University of British Columbia.

MP Strahl and Dr. Burt will be available for a photo opportunity following the event.

Location: Advanced Materials and Process Engineering Laboratory (AMPEL)
Brimacombe Building
2355 East Mall
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, British Columbia
Date and Monday, January 28, 2013
Time: 11:00 a.m. PST

Contact Information

  • Media may contact:
    David Provencher
    Press Secretary
    Office of Canada's Minister of Natural Resources
    613-996-2007

    Media Relations
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    613-992-4447

    Erin Rose Handy, Communications Manager-Faculty of
    Applied Science, University of British Columbia
    604-822-1524
    erinrose.handy@ubc.ca
    Follow on Twitter: @ubcappscience and @ubcengineering
    www.apsc.ubc.ca