Media Advisory Article from  Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Government of Canada Honours Dr. Art McDonald, Nobel Laureate in Physics 2015

Ottawa, March 7, 2016—The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will host a reception on Parliament Hill to honour Dr. Art McDonald, Nobel Laureate in Physics 2015. Dr. McDonald's award, which he shares with his colleague Takaaki Kajita of Japan, represents a global recognition of their groundbreaking scientific experiments to demonstrate that neutrinos have mass. Prior to the reception, Minister Duncan and Dr. McDonald will attend Question Period.

Date: March 8, 2016

Time:
2:00 p.m. – Question Period
4:00 p.m. – Reception

Location:
House of Commons Foyer
Centre Block
Parliament Hill
Ottawa, Ontario

The Minister and Dr. McDonald will be available to media as of 3:30 p.m.

Speaker's Boardroom, 215-N
Centre Block
Parliament Hill
Ottawa, Ontario

Photo opportunity only

Follow the Minister on Twitter.

Follow the Minister on Instagram.

For further information, please contact:

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


Search for related information by keyword

Hon. Kirsty Duncan Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada Economics and Industry

Date modified: