CALGARY, June 3 /CNW/ -
WHAT: Science is transforming all facets of Canadian culture - from
politics to design. Adam Bly, Founder, CEO and Editor-in-Chief of Seed
Media Group, will share his vision for a cultural shift toward science
literacy in the 21st century at the 15th Anniversary Dinner celebration
of Let's Talk Science, an award-winning national charitable organization
dedicated to building youth interest and engagement in science,
engineering and technology.
Adding their perspectives to the subject will be Bruce March, President
and CEO of Imperial Oil, Hon. John Wilkinson, Minister of Research and
Innovation, and Bob McDonald, Host of CBC's Quirks and Quarks.
WHEN: The dinner is being held on Tuesday, June 9 from 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Bly's keynote address is at 7:45 p.m. He, along with Bruce March and Bob
McDonald, will be available for interviews and photos at 6 p.m.
WHERE: Sovereign Ballroom, Le Méridien King Edward Hotel, 37 King Street
Let's Talk Science is celebrating 15 years of building youth interest in
science, engineering and technology through innovative learning programs,
research and advocacy. In the past 15 years, Let's Talk Science has
engaged and inspired well over 2 million children, youth, educators and
The 15th Anniversary celebration features keynote speaker Adam Bly,
Founder, CEO and Editor-in-Chief of Seed Media Group. Bob McDonald, Host
of CBC's Quirks & Quarks, is the Master of Ceremonies and Bruce March,
President and CEO of Imperial Oil will be giving an opening address. Hon.
John Wilkinson, Minister of Research and Innovation will be accepting the
Advancing Innovation through Youth Engagement Award on behalf of the
For more information about Let's Talk Science, please visit
For further information:
For further information: MEDIA CONTACTS: Krista Habermehl,
Communications Officer, Let's Talk Science, 1-877-474-4081 ext. 239,
firstname.lastname@example.org, * On June 9 call (519) 870-7335