CNW Daybook for Friday, September 28, 2007



    TORONTO, Sept. 28 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    TIME:      September 28
    EVENT:     LEARN (AT) WORK WEEK HOSTED BY THE CANADIAN SOCIETY FOR
               TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT
    CITY:      CANADA-WIDE
    LOCATION:  Canada-wide
    CONTACT:   Lynn Johnston, CAE, President, CSTD, 1-866-257-4275, ext. 25
               or (416) 367-5900, ext. 25
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/21/c3689.html
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     ST. FRANCIS XAVIER - HISTORIC ANNOUNCEMENT & UNVEILING OF
               MOSES COADY MONUMENT
    CITY:      ANTIGONISH
    LOCATION:  Keating Millennium Centre auditorium
               St. Francis Xavier University
    CONTACT:   Janna MacGregor, Public Relations Coordinator, St. Francis
               Xavier University, (902) 867-5114, Mobile: (902) 870-3606;
               Janet Becigneul, Manager, Communications, Coady International
               Institute, (902) 867-3648, Mobile: (902) 971-0704
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/27/c6073.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      September 28
    EVENT:     THE PRESIDENTS CUP
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Royal Montreal Golf Club
    CONTACT:   Luc Landry, Chargé de communication, Service des
               communications et des relations avec les citoyens,
               (514) 872-2948; Lucie Renée, Chef de division de l'accueil et
               de l'information, Arrondissement de L'Ile-Bizard-Sainte-
               Geneviève, (514) 620-6956; Isabelle A. Tremblay, Affaires
               publiques, STM, (514) 280-4940
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/21/c3576.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2345.html

    DATE:      September 28
    EVENT:     438 TACTICAL HELICOPTER SQUADRON, WILL HOST A VISIT OF
               VETERAN DIGNITARIES FROM THE FRENCH AIR FORCE
    CITY:      ST-HUBERT
    LOCATION:  Hangar 10
               St-Hubert Airport
    CONTACT:   Media: confirm your presence with  Lieutenant (N) Michèle
               Tremblay, (450) 358-7099, ext. 6163, cellular: (514) 794-9863
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/27/c6000.html

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL - BUSINESS
               BREAKFAST - "OPEN HOUSE" DAY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  InterContinental Hotel Montreal
               360 Saint-Antoine Street West
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations, Board of Trade
               of Metropolitan Montreal, (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/27/c5746.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     AIR CANADA PRESENTATION TO INVESTORS AT THE CIBC WORLD
               MARKETS 6TH ANNUAL EASTERN INSTITUTIONAL INVESTOR CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONT TREMBLANT
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Tremblant
    CONTACT:   N/A
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4718.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      September 28
    EVENT:     TEN YEAR CONFERENCE TO REPORT ON SCIENTIFIC PROGRESS IN
               PROSTATE CANCER
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Westin Harbour Castle
               Harbour Ballroom
    CONTACT:   Robin Reece, Media Coordinator, (416) 937-8945
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2464.html

    TIME:      09:05 - 20:00
    EVENT:     JOHN TORY ITINERARY
    CITY:      TORONTO, NORTH BAY, THUNDER BAY
    LOCATION:  Various
    CONTACT:   Lindsay Wallace, (647) 722-1759
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/27/c6205.html

    TIME:      09:10
    EVENT:     NATIONAL ABORIGINAL POLICING FORUM
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Fairmount Chateau Laurier
    CONTACT:   Joan McEwen, (613) 241-6789 ext. 242, cell: (613) 324-3329;
               Nancy Pine, (613) 241-6789 ext. 243, cell: (613) 298-6382;
               Rene Pollett, (613) 241-6789 ext. 314, cell: (613) 295-2149;
               Josee Bellemare, (613) 241-6789 ext. 336, cell: (613) 327-6331
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/27/c6054.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE FRENCH CATHOLIC SCHOOL TRUSTEES ASSOCIATION NEWS
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  110 Drewry Avenue (Finch and Yonge area)
    CONTACT:   Carole Drouin, Executive Director, Association franco-
               ontarienne des conseils scolaires catholique, (416) 250-1754
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/26/c5457.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK TORONTO WATERFRONT MARATHON NEWS CONFERENCE AND
               PHOTO OP.
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Hall C
               North Building
               Metro Toronto Convention Centre
               255 Front Street West
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416)-866-6203;
               Alan Brookes, Race Director: Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront
               Marathon, (416) 464-7437
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/27/c5373.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA ADVISORY - TED ROGERS AND MAYOR SUSAN FENNELL
               OFFICIALLY OPEN ROGERS PARK IN BRAMPTON
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  Rogers Park
               8200 Dixie Rd.
               (North of Steeles Ave.)
    CONTACT:   Andrew Sherbin, Rogers Communications Inc., Mobile:
               (647) 201-5612
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/24/c4139.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     HONOURABLE DAVID C. ONLEY TO MAKE THE KEYNOTE ADDRESS AND
               PRESENT AWARDS AT ONTARIO MARCH OF DIMES ANNUAL GENERAL
               MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  York Reception Centre
               1100 Millwood Rd.
    CONTACT:   Ruth Kapelus, (416) 425-3463 x 7254
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4834.html

    TIME:      17:15
    EVENT:     ONTARIO SOCIETY FOR OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS PRESENTS A 2007
               CITATION AWARD TO THE ONTARIO BRAIN INJURY ASSOCIATION
    CITY:      NORTH BAY
    LOCATION:  OSOT Annual Conference, Best Western Hotel in North Bay
    CONTACT:   Erica Lyle, Communications Coordinator, Canadian Association
               of Occupational Therapists, (800) 434-2268, ext. 225; Lisa
               Klinger, President, Ontario Society of Occupational
               Therapists, (416) 322-3011; Ontario Brain Injury Association,
               (905) 641-8877
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/27/c5645.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     TEACHERS LAUNCH TOUR OF AWARD-WINNING PLAY TO TARGET IMPACT
               OF SOCIAL ISSUES IN ONTARIO SCHOOLS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Humberwood Downs Middle Academy
               850 Humberwood Blvd. (Finch/Rexdale)
    CONTACT:   Larry Skory, ETFO Communications, (416) 962-3836 (Office),
               (416) 948-0195 (Cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/27/c5735.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    DATE:      September 28
    EVENT:     THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS OF CANADA -
               2007 ANNUAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Winnipeg Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Karen McCarthy, cell (613) 668-6465; Kathryn Hendrick,
               (416) 233-3023, cell (416) 277-6281; Barbara Czech,
               (204) 832-3578; On site Media Room: Executive Conference
               Centre, (204) 957-4364, (204) 957-4388
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/24/c4390.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      September 28
    EVENT:     THE ALBERTA FEDERATION OF LABOUR AND THE PARKLAND INSTITUTE
               ARE CO-SPONSORING A CONFERENCE EXAMINING THE STATE OF WAGES
               IN ALBERTA
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Grant MacEwan College, Downtown Campus (105 Street Building)
    CONTACT:   Gil McGowan, AFL President @ (780) 218-9888 (cell);
               Ricardo Acuna, Executive Director, Parkland @
               (780) 492-8558, (780) 951-7180 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/26/c5397.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT ON INFRASTRUCTURE.
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Meeting Room 8
               Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Centre
               300 - 999 Canada Place
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary to the Honourable Lawrence
               Cannon, (613) 991-0700; Ken Hardie, TransLink, Director of
               Communications, (604) 453-4606
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/27/c5740.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     DEMONSTRATION IN SUPPORT OF PEACEFUL PROTESTS IN BURMA
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Robson Square
               Vancouver Downtown
    CONTACT:   Paul Moist, CUPE National President, (613) 558-2873 (cell);
               Louise Leclair, CUPE National Communications Director,
               (613) 314-7199
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/27/c6225.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     DEMONSTRATION IN SUPPORT OF PEACEFUL PROTESTS IN BURMA
    CITY:      EAST KOOTENAY
    LOCATION:  Kimberley Post Office
    CONTACT:   Paul Moist, CUPE National President, (613) 558-2873 (cell);
               Louise Leclair, CUPE National Communications Director,
               (613) 314-7199
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/27/c6225.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AIR CANADA TO PRESENT AT THE CIBC WORLD MARKETS 6TH ANNUAL
               EASTERN INSTITUTIONAL INVESTOR CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://events.startcast.com/events/118/institutional2007
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Arthur (Montréal), (514) 422-5788; Peter Fitzpatrick
               (Toronto), (416) 263-5576; Angela Mah (Vancouver),
               (604) 270-5741
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4718.html

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     COALCORP YEAR END RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 or (800) 732-6179
    CONTACT:   Michael Davies, Chief Financial Officer, (416) 360-4653
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/27/c6168.html

    TIME:      09:50 Eastern
    EVENT:     ADDAX PETROLEUM PRESENTS AT THE FIRST ENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE
               INTERNATIONAL OIL AND GAS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://firstenergy.com/conf/GEC_TO07/AXC.html
    CONTACT:   Mr. Mac Penney, Press Relations, (416) 934-8011
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/24/c4196.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BIONICHE HOSTS CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS FISCAL 2007 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2012120
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414, toll-free 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Patrick Montpetit, CA, Vice-President and Chief Financial
               Officer, Bioniche Life Sciences Inc., Telephone:
               (514) 697-6636; Jennifer Shea, Corporate Communications &
               Investor Relations Manager, Bioniche Life Sciences Inc.,
               Telephone: (613) 966-8058, Cell: (613) 391-2097
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/26/c5157.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/21/c3446.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     PETROMINERALES LTD. LIVE WEBCAST PRESENTATION AT THE
               FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://firstenergy.com/conf/GEC_TO07/PMG.html
    CONTACT:   John D. Wright, President & CEO, Petrominerales Ltd.,
               (403) 750-4400
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/24/c3721.html

    TIME:      10:55 Eastern
    EVENT:     PETRO ANDINA RE

SOURCES INC. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://firstenergy.com/conf/GEC_TO07/PAR.html CONTACT: Melesia Kasha, Investor Relations, Petro Andina Resources Inc., Phone: (403) 237-1700; Bill Hogg, Chief Financial Officer, Petro Andina Resources Inc., Phone: (403) 237-1701 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/24/c3718.html TIME: 11:20 Eastern EVENT: BRAZALTA RE

SOURCES CORP. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://firstenergy.com/conf/GEC_TO07/BRX.html CONTACT: BrazAlta Resources Corp., David R.P. Mears, President & CEO, Ph: (403) 561-1648 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/24/c3722.html TIME: 13:00 - 14:00 Eastern EVENT: THE LEARNING PARTNERSHIP HOSTS WEBCAST ON HOW TO HAVE A SUCCESSFUL TAKE OUR KIDS TO WORK™ EVENT INTERNET: Register and participate online at www.thelearningpartnership.ca CONTACT: George James, The Learning Partnership, (416) 440-5124 (w) or (416) 402-3783 (c) URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/27/c5745.html TIME: 14:45 Eastern EVENT: BOW VALLEY ENERGY LTD. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://firstenergy.com/conf/GEC_TO07/BVX.html CONTACT: www.firstenergy.com or contact: Bow Valley Energy Ltd., Robert G. Moffat, President & CEO; Matthew L. Janisch, Vice President, Finance & CFO; Ph: (403) 232-0292 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/24/c2843.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>INTERNATIONAL</B> DATE: September 28 EVENT: 100TH ANNIVERSARY WORLD CONGRESS OF PUBLIC SERVICES INTERNATIONAL (PSI) CITY: VIENNA (AUSTRIA) LOCATION: Please see URL for more information CONTACT: Claude Généreux, CUPE National Secretary-Treasurer, (514) 884-5074 (cell.); Ron Verzuh, Senior Research Officer, International Solidarity/Global Justice, (613) 806-1240 (cell.); Catherine Louli, CUPE Media Relations Officer, (613) 237-1590 (office), (613) 851-0547 (cell.) URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/19/c2258.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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