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INNOVATION, UNIVERSITIES, SCIENCE & SKILLS
Select Committee Announcement
Committee Office, House of Commons, 7 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA
Tel. No. 020 7219 2794 Fax. No. 020 7219 0896 Email: [email protected]

21 January 2009
No. 9 (08-09)


EVIDENCE SESSION


PUTTING SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING AT THE HEART OF GOVERNMENT POLICY

The Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee will hold its first evidence session in this inquiry on Monday 26 January when evidence will be heard from:

Lord Drayson, Minister of State for Science and Innovation, Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills.

The session will take place in the Grimond Room, Portcullis House, at 4.15pm and will be immediately followed at 5.15pm by Science Question Time (see press notice No. 10).

The session is open to the public on a first come, first served basis. Portcullis House is the building directly above Westminster Station, entrance to which is via Victoria Embankment.  There is no system for the prior reservation of seats in Committee Rooms. There is no system for the prior reservation of seats in Committee Rooms.  It is advisable to allow about 30 minutes to pass through security checks.  Committee rooms and the timing of meetings are subject to change. Those interested in attending the session should check the venue by contacting the House of Commons Public Information Office on 020 7219 4272 on the day before the hearing.

FURTHER INFORMATION:

For media inquiries please call Becky Jones on 020 7219 5693. For any other information please call Ana Ferreira, on 020 7219 2793. Previous press notices and publications are available on our website. www.parliament.uk/ius