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Media Advisory: The National Research Council of Canada to Announce a Partnership with Rio Tinto Alcan

SAGUENAY, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 02/27/14 -- The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, on behalf of the Honourable Greg Rickford, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will announce a five-year partnership between the National Research Council of Canada and Rio Tinto Alcan.

Media are invited and will have the opportunity to visit the research facilities.


Date:          Friday, February 28, 2014

Time:          10:00 a.m. ET

Location:      Aluminium Technology Centre
               National Research Council of Canada
               501 University Boulevard East
               Saguenay, Quebec G7H 8C3

Twitter: @nrc_cnrc

Contacts:
Media Relations Team
National Research Council of Canada
613-991-1431
1-855-282-1637 (24 hours a day)
[email protected]

Claudine Gagnon
Senior Advisor, Media Relations
Rio Tinto Alcan
514-377-4914

Scott French, Director of Communications
and Parliamentary Affairs Office of the Minister of State
(Science and Technology) (Federal Economic Development
Initiative for Northern Ontario)
613-943-6177

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