CNW Daybook for Friday, February 1, 2008



    TORONTO, Jan. 31 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      January 31 - February 2
    EVENT:     ATLANTIC CONFERENCE FOR SCHOOL BOARDS
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Delta Halifax
    CONTACT:   Sharon Findlay-MacPhee, communications manager, NSSBA, (902)
               491-2856 (w), (902) 221-6881 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/25/c4305.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      11:30 - 12:30
    EVENT:     THE 8TH COPS FOR CANCER SHAVE-O-THONV
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Grande-Place at Complexe Desjardins 150 St. Catherine St. West
    CONTACT:   André Beaulieu, Spokesperson and Public Relations Consultant,
               Canadian Cancer Society, Quebec Division, (514) 393-3444
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/31/c5946.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      January 30 - February 1
    EVENT:     THE HRPAO 2008 ANNUAL CONFERENCE & TRADE SHOW - INNOVATE '08
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre, South Building, 222 Bremner
               Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Kieran Lawler, Direct: (416) 342-1823, Cell: (416) 303-0799
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/14/c8686.html

    DATE:      February 1 - February 2
    EVENT:     WINTERLISCIOUS EVENT - "ART SENSE-ATIONAL: THE NEUROSCIENCE
               OF MOLECULAR GASTRONOMY" - ARIEL GARTEN AND VIVIAN REISS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Reiss Gallery, 500 College St
    CONTACT:   Ariel Garten, (416) 839-9943
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/11/c8281.html

    DATE:      February 1 - February 2
    EVENT:     INTERVIEW OP - BETTER BREATHING CONFERENCE 2008
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Marriot Downtown Eaton Centre
    CONTACT:   Karen Petcoff, (416) 864-9911 ext. 283, Cellular: (416)
               275-6844
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/28/c4711.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     INFRASTRUCTURE CANADA IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT ON INFRASTRUCTURE
    CITY:      CAMBRIDGE
    LOCATION:  Cambridge Chamber of Commerce, Main Lobby, 750 Hespeler Road
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700;
               Infrastructure Canada, (613) 948-1148; Steven Karcher,
               Director of Marketing & Development, Drayton Entertainment,
               (519) 638-5511 ext.234
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/31/c5812.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:30
    EVENT:     DETAILS AND DESIGN ELEMENTS REVEALED OF GENERAL MOTORS OF
               CANADA AUTOMOTIVE CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE
    CITY:      OSHAWA
    LOCATION:  UOIT, Business and Information Technology Building atrium,
               2000 Simcoe Street North
    CONTACT:   Michelle Good, Communications and Marketing, (905) 721-8668
               ext. 2197, (905) 213-2735 (mobile during the event); Patty
               Faith, General Motors of Canada Limited, (905) 644-2728
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/30/c5569.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     PRIME MINISTER RECOGNIZES 14 NURSES ACROSS CANADA FOR
               EXCEPTIONAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE HEALTH OF CANADIANS AND THE
               HEALTH SYSTEM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  1250, Black Wing, First floor, Hospital for Sick Children
               555 University Avenue
    CONTACT:   To set up interviews or for profiles of the award-winning
               nurses' achievements: Tina Grznar, (613) 237-2159, ext. 283;
               Cell (613) 240-7830; Kathryn Hendrick (416) 277-6281; Susan
               King (613) 744-8282; Cell (613) 725-5901
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/31/c5873.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     FARLEY FOUNDATION AWARDS CEREMONY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Westin Harbour Castle Hotel
    CONTACT:   Nadia Vercillo, Manager of Communications and Public
               Relations, T. 1-888-262-9811, ext. 4, C. (416) 838-3925
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/31/c5765.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     WATERFRONT TORONTO ANNOUNCES JARVIS SLIP DESIGN COMPETITION
               WINNER
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Westin Harbour Castle (Dockside 5), 1 Harbour Square
    CONTACT:   Marisa Piattelli, Waterfront Toronto, (416) 214-1476; Eric
               Richer, Office of the Minister, Environment Canada, (819)
               997-1441; Don Wanagas, City of Toronto, Mayor's Office,
               (416) 338-7134
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/30/c5428.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     NATIONAL WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION (NWBA) DIVISION I
               TOURNAMENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  University of Toronto Mississauga Campus
    CONTACT:   Jeff Dunbrack, Canadian team high performance coordinator,
               (613) 260-1296, ext. 202; Norma Reveler, Canadian Paralympic
               Committee media relations, (613) 569-4333, ext. 227
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/29/c5068.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA ROUNDTABLE WITH DR. SHERRY COOPER TO DISCUSS HER
               LATEST BOOK, THE NEW RETIREMENT
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  The Westin Calgary Hotel, 320 4th Avenue SW
    CONTACT:   BMO Financial Group: Laurie Grant, (604) 665-7596; Penguin
               Group (Canada): Debbie Gaudet, (416) 928-2410
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/30/c5597.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     INTERVIEW OP - HABITAT FOR HUMANITY CHEQUE PRESENTATION
               CEREMONY
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  The multi-family build site of Sheftel Court: 1803 17th
               Avenue NW
    CONTACT:   Sherri Leclair, (905) 287-5408
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/31/c5994.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     CUPE BC "INVESTING IN OUR COMMUNITIES" PUBLIC PRESENTATION
               AND DISCUSSION
    CITY:      COURTENAY
    LOCATION:  Western Westerly Hotel
    CONTACT:   Dan Gawthrop, CUPE Communications, (604) 999-6132
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/22/c3198.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CE FRANKLIN FINANCIAL ANALYST CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS
               EARNINGS REPORT FOR FOURTH QUARTER
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2137520
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414, 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Mark Schweitzer, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer,
               (403) 531-5603, (800) 345-2858; Investor Relations, (800)
               345-2858, (403) 531-5604
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/14/c8775.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/30/c4002.html

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