ius 120109b

Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee

12 January 2009

No. 5 (08-09)



The Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee will hold its fifth evidence session in this inquiry on Wednesday 21 January when evidence will be heard from:

At 9.30 am

Rt Hon John Denham MP, Secretary of State, Department  for Innovation, Universities, Science  and Skills; and

Professor John Beddington, Government Chief Scientific Adviser

The session will take place in the Thatcher Room, Portcullis House at 9.30am.

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