CNW Daybook for Friday, September 28, 2007



    TORONTO, Sept. 27 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    TIME:      Sept 24 - 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>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      September 25 - 30
    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

    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
    NOTES:     "Open house" from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ruelle des Fortifications
               at the World Trade Centre Montréal, 380 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
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4718.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      September 28 - 30
    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:      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:      11:20
    EVENT:     BRAZALTA RE

SOURCES CORP. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: http://firstenergy.com/conf/GEC_TO07/BRX.html CONTACT: www.firstenergy.com or 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: 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 MAKES THE KEYNOTE ADDRESS AND PRESENTS 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 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 ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>MANITOBA</B> DATE: September 27 - 29 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 ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>ALBERTA</B> DATE: September 28 - 29 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 ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <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 ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B> TIME: 08:00 Eastern EVENT: AIR CANADA PRESENTS AT THE CIBC WORLD MARKETS 6TH ANNUAL EASTERN INSTITUTIONAL INVESTOR CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://events.startcast.com/events/118/institutional2007 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/25/c4718.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 (ENG) PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or 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: 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 23 - 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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