Media Advisory Article from  Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Government of Canada to engage G20 partners on science and innovation policy

Ottawa, November 1, 2016—On Friday, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will speak on behalf of the Government of Canada at the G20 Science, Technology and Innovation Ministers Meeting in Beijing, China. The Minister will discuss Canada's Inclusive Innovation Agenda and explore greater international collaboration between G20 countries.

Following the G20 meeting, Minister Duncan will attend the international Carnegie Meeting where she will discuss the Government's initiatives to promote the inclusion of more women and other under-represented groups in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Date: Friday, November 4, 2016

Time: 9:00 a.m. China Standard Time (Thursday 9:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time)

Location:
Sunrise Kempinski Hotel Beijing
18, Jia, Yanshui Road
Yanqi Lake, Huairou District
Beijing, China

Follow Minister Duncan on social media.
Twitter: @ScienceMin
Instagram: sciencemin

Contacts

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

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


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