FREDERICTON, NEW BRUNSWICK--(Marketwired - Feb. 9, 2015) - The Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), and Mike Allen, Member of Parliament for Tobique-Mactaquac, will announce investments in support of innovative research for local universities.

Prior to the announcement, Minister Holder will join university researchers for a tour of a lab in the Department of Chemical Engineering. Media are invited to join the tour.

Date: February 10, 2015
Time: Tour at 10:00 am
Announcement at 10:30
Location: University of New Brunswick
Head Hall, Lobby
15 Dineen Drive Fredericton, New Brunswick

Contact Information:

Scott French
Director of Communications and Parliamentary Affairs
Office of the Honourable Ed Holder
Minister of State (Science and Technology)

Martin Leroux
Media and Public Affairs Officer
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada