CNW Daybook for Monday, June 9, 2008



    TORONTO, June 9 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    M O N D A Y,   J U N E   9
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      May 1 - July 28
    EVENT:     SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION CANADA, INC. HORIZON. BLIMP TOUR
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for more information
    CONTACT:   Katie Gates, Cohn & Wolfe, (416) 924-5700 ext. 4059; Blair
               Burke, Horizon Blimp Flight Crew, (902) 221-2700 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/01/c3759.html
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      June 8 - June 10
    EVENT:     CANADIAN PUBLIC RELATIONS SOCIETY NATIONAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
    CONTACT:   Pat Brownlow, Media Relations, (902) 422-8611, (902) 430-7227
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/06/c9164.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/02/c7202.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 9 - June 12
    EVENT:     14TH INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC FORUM OF THE AMERICAS/CONFERENCE
               OF MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Bonaventure Hotel
    CONTACT:   André Bouthillier, Media Relations Director, (514) 732-4114,
               (514) 895-0127 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/27/c4654.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/09/c3837.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     GAZ METRO - INAUGURATION OF THE CONSTRUCTION OF "80, RUELLE
               DE L'AVENIR"
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Ecole Garneau (main entrance), 1808 Papineau Street
    NOTES:     Parking available for the media on the school grounds
    CONTACT:   Marie-Sophie Villeneuve, HKDP Communications and public
               affairs, (514) 395-0375, ext. 227, Mobile: (514) 895-1040
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/05/c8779.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     L. JACQUES MENARD AT THE CANADIAN CLUB OF MONTREAL'S PODIUM
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Grand Salon, 900 Boulevard
               René-Lévesque West
    CONTACT:   Ginette Bergogne, Executive Director, Canadian Club of
               Montreal, (514) 398-0457
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/04/c8186.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     CAMPUS SANTE OUTAOUAIS PROJECT IS ANNOUNCED
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Grand hall pavillon Alexandre-Taché of the Université du
               Québec en Outaouais, 283 boulevard Alexandre-Taché, Hall
               C-0071
    CONTACT:   Stéphane Lance, (819) 776-7635, cell: (819) 360-2347
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/05/c9087.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     OFFICE DE CONSULTATION PUBLIQUE DE MONTREAL - PRESENTATION
               OF BRIEFS FOR THE MONTREAL GENERAL HOSPITAL EXPANSION PROJECT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  OCPM offices located at 1550 Metcalfe Street, 14th floor
               (Peel Metro station)
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell phone: (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/30/c3117.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 8 - June 11
    EVENT:     CANADIAN INSTITUTES OF HEALTH RESEARCH'S (CIHR) 1ST SUMMER
               INSTITUTE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Montpetit Hall, room 203, 125 University St., University of
               Ottawa
    CONTACT:   David Coulombe, CIHR Media Relations, (613) 941-4563,
               (613) 808-7526 (mobile)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/June2008/06/c9155.html

    DATE:      June 9 - June 10
    EVENT:     CENTENNIAL COLLEGE SYMPOSIUM ON HERITAGE TOURISM STRATEGIES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Centennial College Residence and Conference Centre, 940
               Progress Avenue
    CONTACT:   Kathleen Powderley, (416) 803-5597
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/04/c8138.html

    DATE:      June 9 - June 16
    EVENT:     CROSS-ONTARIO HOMECARE HEARINGS: THREE EMINENT PANELISTS TO
               GATHER STAKEHOLDERS' INPUT
    CITY:      VARIOUS LOCATIONS ACROSS ONTARIO - SEE RELEASE
    LOCATION:  Various locations across Ontario - see release
    CONTACT:   Natalie Mehra at (416) 441-2502 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/06/c9349.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 16:15
    EVENT:     THE MEDIUM WORKSHOP
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Novotel Toronto Centre, 45 The Esplanade
    CONTACT:   Raquel Gomes, Phone: (877) 341-0788 ext. 2252
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/17/c6260.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     TORONTO SELECTED FOR HOMECARE REFORM HEARINGS: EMINENT
               PANELISTS TO HEAR FROM LOCAL STAKEHOLDERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Courtyard by Marriott Hotel, 475 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Natalie Mehra at (416) 441-2502
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/06/c9357.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     STEPHEN LEWIS HOSTS AFRICAN EXPERTS IN TORONTO; ANNOUNCES
               CRITICAL AID FOR WOMEN'S HOSPITAL IN THE CONGO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  MaRS Collaboration Centre, 101 College Street, Room CR-2
    CONTACT:   Stephanie Bell, Erin O'Reilly, Media Profile, (416) 504-8464
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/02/c6688.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN INSTITUTES OF HEALTH RESEARCH'S (CIHR) 1ST SUMMER
               INSTITUTE - RECEPTION AND MEDIA AVAILABILITY
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Tabaret Hall, room 112 (Chapel), 550 Cumberland St.,
               University of Ottawa
    CONTACT:   David Coulombe, CIHR Media Relations, (613) 941-4563,
               (613) 808-7526 (mobile)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/June2008/06/c9155.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      June 8 - June 11
    EVENT:     THE BANFF WORLD TELEVISION FESTIVAL
    CITY:      BANFF
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Banff Springs Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   Nuria Bronfman, (416) 434-7431
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/01/c3501.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      June 8 - June 10
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN APPRENTICESHIP FORUM'S (CAF-FCA) CONFERENCE:
               APPRENTICESHIP, OUR COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  Victoria Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   Debbie Miller, Communications Manager, (613) 235-4004 ext.
               207
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/08/c8306.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CONSTRUCTION SECTOR COUNCIL WILL BE RELEASING DETAILS OF THE
               BC CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY'S CONTINUING NEED FOR NEW SKILLED
               WORKERS TO BUILD CURRENT AND FUTURE PROJECTS
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  Chelsea development, 999 Burdett Avenue.The event will be
               held at the entrance to the underground parking, at the back
               of the Chelsea property on McClure Street.
    CONTACT:   Rosemary Sparks, Construction Sector Council, (416) 271-2633;
               Scott Brownrigg, Sussex Strategy Group, (416) 277-8847
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/06/c9218.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AGGRESSIVE DIABETES TREATMENT PREVENTS KIDNEY DAMAGE, MAJOR
               STUDY SHOWS: VIDEO NEWS RELEASE AVAILABLE VIA SATELLITE
    CO-ORDS:   SATELLITE FEED COORDINATES: Anik F2, C-Band, Transponder 7B
               @111.1 West,  Vertical Polarization, D/L Freq. 3980MHz.,
               Audio subcarriers 6.8 left, 6.2 right
    NOTES:     Also Available at Toronto T.O.C. Magnacom NOVSXS 225340 -
               002 (SDI Router Position #42)
    CONTACT:   Muriel Haraoui (English media relations), HKDP Communications
               and Public Affairs, (514) 717-3764, (cell): (514) 395-0375
               x235; Genevieve Déry (French media relations), HKDP
               Communications and Public Affairs, (514) 219-2764, (cell):
               (514) 395-0375 x232; Nathalie Forgue, Centre hospitalier de
               l'Université de Montréal, (514) 890-8000 x14342; Sophie
               Langlois, Université de Montréal, (514) 343-7704
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/06/c9391.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    DATE:      June 9 - June 20
    EVENT:     GLV TO GIVE A SERIES OF INVESTOR PRESENTATIONS
    INTERNET:  www.glv.com
    CONTACT:   Marc Barbeau, CA, Executive Vice-President and Chief
               Financial Officer, (514) 284-2224
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/06/c9361.html

    TIME:      16:55 Eastern
    EVENT:     MDC PARTNERS PRESENTS AT THE DEUTSCHE BANK SECURITIES INC.
               MEDIA AND TELECOM
               CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK
    INTERNET:  www.mdc-partners.com/investors
    CONTACT:   Donna Granato, Director, Finance & Investor Relations,
               (646) 429-1809
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/02/c7120.html

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