Toronto, February 23, 2011 – The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology) will take part in the Innovation Across Borders Conference where he will make important announcements to advance research and development and strengthen Canada’s knowledge economy.

Date: Thurday, February 24, 2011

Time: 8:30 a.m. EST


MaRS Collaboration Centre
South Tower, Suite 100
101 College Street
Toronto, ON M5G 1L7

For more information (media only), and to schedule interviews, please contact:

Media Relations
National Research Council Canada 613-991-14311-855-282-1637

Gary Toft
Director of Communications
Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
Minister of State (Science and Technology)