OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 7, 2016) - The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will be at McMaster University on Friday to highlight the benefits of the new Post-Secondary Institutions Strategic Investment Fund.

Date: Friday, April 8, 2016
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: Atrium, Michael G. DeGroote Centre for Learning and Discovery
McMaster University
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario
Enter through the Sterling Street entrance.

Following the event, the Minister will be available to media.

Following his media availability, the Minister will tour the Institute for Infectious Disease Research on the 2nd floor of the Michael G. DeGroote Centre for Learning and Discovery. This is also accessible through the Sterling Street entrance.

Follow the Minister on Twitter: @MinisterISED

Contact Information:

Philip Proulx
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Innovation,
Science and Economic Development
343-291-2500

Media Relations
Innovation, Science and
Economic Development Canada
343-291-1777
ic.mediarelations-mediasrelations.ic@canada.ca