01/07/2016 09:03 EST | Updated 01/07/2017 00:12 EST

Feds to announce new space technology at 10 a.m.

Navdeep Bains, the federal minister responsible for innovation, science and economic development, is due to make an announcement at the Canadian Space Agency in St-Hubert, Que., regarding an advancement in space technology. 

Bains will be joined by astronaut Jeremy Hansen and Sylvain Laporte, president of the Canadian Space Agency.

Watch livestream coverage of the announcement here at 10 a.m.