QUÉBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - April 15, 2013) - The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will deliver the opening keynote address at the Association of Canadian Community Colleges' Applied Research Symposium and will announce new investments in applied research.

Date: Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Time: 8:45 a.m.
Location: Loews Hôtel Le Concorde
Borduas-Krieghoff Room
1225 Cour du Général de Montcalm
Québec, Quebec

Contact Information:

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

Media Relations
Industry Canada

Yves Melanson
Media Relations
Canada Foundation for Innovation
613-996-3106 (office)
613-447-1723 (mobile)