OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 27, 2012) - The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will deliver an address at the annual Mitacs Awards Reception. Mitacs is a not-for-profit organization that promotes research and innovation by building links between industry and academia.

Minister of State Goodyear will be joined by the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue, the Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State (Western Economic Diversification), the Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development, and the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism.

Date: Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Rideau Club, Main Dining Room
99 Bank Street, 15th Floor
Ottawa, Ontario

Contact Information:

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

Media Relations
Industry Canada
613-943-2502