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Vancouver, British Columbia
January 21, 2013

The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), views a demonstration of Recon Instruments' heads-up display technology.

Minister of State Goodyear views a demonstration of Recon Instruments' heads-up display technology, shown used in ski goggles that provide the wearer with displays of real-time information, such as altitude and speed. He visited the company's Vancouver headquarters to announce a $35-million investment in Mitacs, a national, not-for-profit research organization. The funding supports industrial research and development internships for graduate students and post-doctoral fellows. Minister of State Goodyear is pictured with Hamid Abdollahi, Chief Technology Officer, Recon Instruments.

News release: Building the Knowledge Economy Through Partnerships

Source: Richard Lam

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