/R E P E A T -- Media Advisory/Photo Op - Ontario Science Centre launches its Canada 150 celebrations with three new visitor experiences/

TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2017 /CNW/ - Kick off a year of sesquicentennial celebrations at the Ontario Science Centre on January 25 with three new visitor experiences. Learn about notable Canadian scientific discoveries and innovations at the Canada 150: Discovery Way installation; power up at The Energy Show, an interactive stage show that explores energy sources, generation, transmission and storage; and marvel at Legacy, a life-sized, anatomically correct killer whale skeleton, carved entirely from reclaimed cedar.

What:                  

Media preview of Canada 150: Discovery Way, The Energy Show and Legacy



Who:                    

The Honourable Reza Moridi, Minister of Research, Innovation & Science, Province of Ontario


Bruce Campbell, President and CEO, Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO)


Ken Hall, Award-winning artist


Emma Mogus, 2016 Weston Youth Innovation Award recipient


Dr. Maurice Bitran, CEO and Chief Science Officer, Ontario Science Centre



When:              

Wednesday, January 25, 2017


9:30 a.m.

Registration


10:00 a.m.

Presentation of The Energy Show


10:30 a.m.

Formal remarks


10:50 a.m.

Self-guided tour of Canada 150: Discovery Way and Legacy



Where:               

Ontario Science Centre
770 Don Mills Road, Toronto, ON
Please enter via main lobby doors.

 

SOURCE Ontario Science Centre

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For further information: Media contacts: Anna Relyea, Director, Strategic Communications, 416-696-3273, c: 416-668-1967, Anna.Relyea@osc.on.ca; Jefferson Darrell, Media Relations Officer, 416-696-3154, Jefferson.Darrell@osc.on.ca; Andrea Mus, Media Relations Officer, 416-696-3191, c: 416-895-5482, Andrea.Mus@osc.on.ca

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