OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 27, 2013) - The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will deliver the opening keynote address at the Mitacs Policy Forum, a half-day conference exploring ways to translate R&D into business innovation and the role of the research community in developing Canada's R&D management talent.

The Minister of State will be available for a short question and answer period following his remarks.

Date: Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Time: 8:30 a.m.
Location: Ottawa Marriott Hotel
Victoria Ballroom, North
100 Kent Street
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