Canada Foundation for Innovation

Canada Foundation for Innovation

May 22, 2012 06:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Government of Canada to Announce Important New Investments in Research

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 22, 2012) - The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for Science and Technology, and representatives from the Canada Foundation for Innovation, will announce new investments in research infrastructure at colleges across Canada.

Date: May 22, 2012
Time: 9:00 a.m. (EST)
Location: Room: C533
Casa Loma Campus
160 Kendal Avenue
George Brown College
Toronto, Ontario M5R 1M3

A photo opportunity will take place following the announcement and key spokespersons will be available for interviews. The event will conclude with a tour and infrastructure demonstration.

Created by the Government of Canada in 1997, the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) strives to build our nation's capacity to undertake world-class research and technology development to benefit Canadians through investments in state-of-the-art facilities and equipment in universities, colleges, research hospitals and non-profit research institutions.

Contact Information

  • Ryan Saxby Hill
    Media Relations
    Canada Foundation for Innovation
    613-943-5346 (office)
    613-294-6247 (mobile)
    ryansaxbyhill@innovation.ca

    Michele-Jamali Paquette
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    613-947-2956