Minister Bains to visit Peterborough to make high-speed Internet funding announcement

OTTAWA, July 24, 2018 /CNW/ – The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister of Status of Women, will visit Trent University in Peterborough, where they will speak to students and local entrepreneurs and business owners.

Minister Bains will then be in Corbyville, alongside Mike Bossio, Member of Parliament for Hastings–Lennox and Addington, and Neil Ellis, Member of Parliament for Bay of Quinte, to make an announcement related to the Government of Canada’s commitment to bring high-speed Internet service to Canadians living in rural and remote communities.



Wednesday, July 25, 2018


Fireside chat



12:30 p.m.



Trent University


Student Centre, Alumni Atrium


1680 West Bank Drive


Peterborough, Ontario


Funding announcement



3:00 p.m.



Signal Brewing Company


86 River Road


Corbyville, Ontario


This event will be livestreamed on Twitter. Visit @ISED_CA at the time of the announcement.


SOURCE Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

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