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CSA Announcement: Partnership and Innovation with ESA

Press Release From: Canadian Space Agency
Posted: Thursday, February 15, 2001

Saint-Hubert, February 15, 2001- Representatives of the Media are invited to attend a special ceremony on the campus of Memorial University in St. John's Newfoundland where the Honourable Brian Tobin, Minister of Industry and Minister responsible for the Canadian Space Agency, will be making an important announcement under a program sponsored by the European Space Agency.

The contract award will bring together representatives of the Canadian Space Agency, Industry partners, different levels of government and C-CORE, an innovative and independently funded engineering Research and Development corporation affiliated with Memorial University. This announcement will speed the transfer of space technologies and applications to the private sector, enhance the competitiveness of Canadian companies and improve the safety of Canadians working in harsh environments.

What: Major Space Industry Announcement

Who: Brian Tobin, Minister of Industry and Minister responsible for the Canadian Space Agency

When: Friday, February 16, 2001 2:00-3:15 p.m.

Where: C-CORE
Memorial University
Barlett Building
St. John's Newfoundland

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Information:

Anna Kapiniari
Manager, Public Relations and Media
Canadian Space Agency
Tel.: (450) 926-4350
anna.kapiniari@space.gc.ca

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