07/17/2014 09:37 EDT | Updated 09/16/2014 05:59 EDT

Federal space exploration technology announcement coming

The federal government is making an announcement this morning about technology that Canada will contribute to an upcoming space exploration mission.

Treasury Board president Tony Clement will hold a news conference at 10 a.m. ET at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto, the Canadian Space Agency says.

The event will be streamed live on