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January 16, 2017
Toronto to announce its participation in an international innovation and entrepreneurship competition
Mayor John Tory will be joined by Deputy Mayor Denzil Minnan-Wong (Ward 34 Don Valley East); Reza Moridi, Ontario's Minister of Research, Innovation and Science; Senator Victor Oh; People's Republic of China Deputy Consul General Xu Wei; and Jenny Qi, chairperson of Canada Confederation of Shenzhen Associations to announce Toronto's participation in the first China (Shenzhen) International Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition.

Date: Monday, January 16
Time: 11:15 a.m. to noon (remarks at 11:30 a.m.)
Location: Toronto City Hall, Meeting Room C, 2nd Floor, 100 Queen St. W.

More information about the competition is available at

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