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Industry Canada

March 28, 2014 09:30 ET

REMINDER/Media Advisory: Harper Government to Announce Support for Research and Innovation at Post-Secondary Institutions

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - March 28, 2014) - On March 28, the Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will make an announcement in support of Canada's top researchers.

Prior to the announcement, the Minister of State will tour a laboratory at the National Institute for Nanotechnology. Media are invited to join the tour.

Media availability and photo opportunity will take place following the announcement.

Date: Friday, March 28, 2014
Time: Tour at 9:45 a.m. MT
Announcement at 10:15 a.m. MT
Location: National Institute for Nanotechnology, Taylor Room
University of Alberta
11421 Saskatchewan Drive NW
Edmonton, Alberta

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Contact Information

  • Scott French
    Director of Communications and Parliamentary Affairs
    Office of the Honourable Ed Holder
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    613-943-6177

    Media Relations
    Industry Canada
    613-943-2502
    media-relations@ic.gc.ca

    Stephanie Kale
    Media Relations Advisor
    Canada Research Chairs Program
    613-996-8373

    Mara Simmonds
    Communications Coordinator
    Office of the Vice-President (Research)
    University of Alberta
    780-492-7904