Fred Stewart

Fred Stewart

Minerva Mentoring Award 2004

2004-05-01

 

On April 22, 2004, the Honourable Fred Stewart, present  Executive Director of the ASTech Foundation, received the 2 annual Minerva Mentoring Award at a Operation Minerva Mentor Workshop at the Calgary Science Centre. Fred was an early and continuing Operation Minerva mentor and is considered a science and technology visionary for his past role as Minister of Technology, Research & Telecommunication. He was responsible for the concept of “Science City-Alberta,” and has been a promoter of science and IT start-up companies and careers for young Albertans since the 1980s.