OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb. 19, 2014) - The Honourable Greg Rickford, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will highlight an Economic Action Plan 2014 initiative to advance Canadian post-secondary institutions' world-leading research excellence.

Date: Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: University of Toronto
Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy Building, 3rd Floor (Top of the Pod)
144 College Street
Toronto, Ontario

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Contact Information:

Scott French, Director of Communications and Parliamentary
Affairs, Office of the Honourable Greg Rickford
Minister of State (Science and Technology)
(Federal Economic Development Initiative for
Northern Ontario)
613-943-6177

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

Ursula Gobel
Director, Communications
Social Sciences and Humanities Research
Council of Canada
613-992-4283
ursula.gobel@sshrc-crsh.gc.ca