OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 22, 2016) - The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will be speaking about the European Research Area-Canada Plus (ERA-Can+) project at an information session on Friday, September 23 in Munich, Germany.

ERA-Can+ is a continuation of ERA-Can and ERA-Can II projects and was established on October 2, 2013. The project promotes cooperation between the European Union and Canada across the science, technology and innovation chain to support and encourage mutual prosperity, address common societal issues and together meet global challenges.

Minister Duncan will speak to the work and research opportunities between Canada and the EU that the ERA-Can+ project helped facilitate.

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Contact Information:

Veronique Perron
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Science
343-291-2600

Media Relations
Innovation, Science and
Economic Development Canada
343-291-1777
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