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Premier Ghiz Declares September 14 – 21, 2012 Biotechnology Week in PEI
Saturday, September 15, 2012
On Prince Edward Island, the BioAlliance kicked off the week on Friday, September 14th with a Partners in Prosperity Open House Celebration at the BioCommons Research Park in West Royalty. The event also marked the Grand Opening of Island Abbey Foods Ltd.’s new manufacturing facility at the BioCommons Research Park in Charlottetown.
PEI Premier Robert Ghiz (right) presents Ron Keefe, Chair of the PEI BioAlliance Board of Directors with the official declaration of Biotechnology Week 2012. For the 7th year in a row, the Government of Prince Edward Island has proclaimed one week each September as BioTechnology Week in PEI to coincide with National Biotechnology Week activities.