CNW Daybook for Monday, March 8, 2010

TORONTO, March 8 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    NOVA SCOTIA

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     NOVA SCOTIA NATIVE WOMEN'S ASSOCIATION MARKS INTERNATIONAL
               WOMEN'S DAY
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Mi'kmaq Native Friendship Centre at 2158 Gottingen Street
    CONTACT:   Cheryl Maloney, President of the Nova Scotia Native Women's
               Association, (902) 893-7402
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/04/c6989.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      March 7 - March 10
    EVENT:     CANADA LITHIUM CORP. - MEET WITH MANAGEMENT AT THE PDAC
               CONVENTION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre, South Building, at Booth
               # 2815
    CONTACT:   Peter Secker, President and CEO, (416) 361-2821; Olav Svela,
               Director, Investor Relations, (416) 361-2821; Dan Symons,
               Renmark Financial Communications Inc., (514) 939-3989
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/04/c7038.html

    DATE:      March 7 - March 10
    EVENT:     PROSPECTORS AND DEVELOPERS ASSOCIATION OF CANADA (PDAC)
               CONVENTION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Gerald G. Carlson, President and CEO, Phone: (604) 648-4653
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/05/c7054.html

    DATE:      March 8
    EVENT:     MADE WITH LOVE - TORONTO VOTES FOR ITS BEST MIXOLOGIST
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Drake Hotel
    NOTES:     Media accreditations for journalists are available via
               pr@enjoymadewithlove.com
    CONTACT:   Pierre-Olivier Trempe, Producer, (514) 567 6071
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/16/c9940.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     HONOURABLE STOCKWELL DAY HOLDS A PRESS CONFERENCE ABOUT
               MAXIMIZING GOVERNMENT EFFECTIVENESS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  National Press Theatre,  150 Wellington Street
    CONTACT:   Mélisa Leclerc, Director of Communications, Office of the
               President of the Treasury Board and Minister for the
               Asia-Pacific Gateway, (613) 952-5051; Media relations,
               Treasury Board Secretariat, (613) 957-2640
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/March2010/05/c7452.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     SUGARBUSH MAPLE SYRUP FESTIVAL
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  Kortright Centre for Conservation, 9550 Pine Valley Dr
    CONTACT:   Rowena Calpito, Supervisor, Media Management, Toronto and
               Region Conservation, T: (416) 661-6600 ext 5632, C: (416)
               358-3446
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5632.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5632.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     2010 CRFA SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Direct Energy Centre, 100 Princes' Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Prasanthi Vasanthakumar, CRFA Communications, 1-800-387-5649,
               ext. 4254
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/05/c7382.html

    TIME:      10:20
    EVENT:     EQUINOX MINERALS LIMITED - PDAC CORPORATE PRESENTATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Exchange Forum, Room 803 AB (Copper 1), Metro Toronto
               Convention Centre South Building, Front Street
    CONTACT:   Craig R. Williams (President and Chief Executive Officer),
               Michael Klessens (Vice President - Finance and Chief
               Financial Officer), Phone: +61 (0) 8 9322 3318; Kevin van
               Niekerk (V.P. Investor Relations), Phone: (416) 865-3393;
               David Griffiths (Gryphon Management Australia), Phone +61
               (0) 419 912 496
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5497.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     ROUNDTABLE ON POVERTY & CLIMATE CHANGE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front Street West, Room
               205D, Main Level, North Bldg
    CONTACT:   Kelly Crichton - (613) 882-7855
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/03/c6246.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK WOMEN'S EXHIBITION - FEATURING LOCAL WOMEN'S
               ORGANIZATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Scotia Plaza - Concourse, 40 King Street West
    CONTACT:   Deborah Clark, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 933-0646,
               or Lauren Mostowyk, Scotiabank International Public Affairs,
               (416) 866-6806
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/03/c6452.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     THE TED ROGERS SCHOOL OF HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT
               CELEBRATES EQUAL RIGHTS ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University, 7th
               Floor, Cara Commons (TRS 1-148), 575 Bay Street (Entrance at
               55 Dundas St. West)
    CONTACT:   Sarah Hayward, Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson
               University, Office: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7709
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/04/c6878.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     STATUS OF WOMEN CANADA - GOVERNMENT OF CANADA ANNOUNCES
               SUPPORT TO WOMEN FROM ACROSS THE COUNTRY
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ottawa City Hall, Councillor's Lounge, 110 Laurier Avenue
               West
    CONTACT:   Emily Goucher, Senior Special Assistant, Communications,
               Office of the Minister of State (Status of Women), (819)
               956-4000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/March2010/07/c7668.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA BRIEFING ANNOUNCING IMPORTANT INVESTMENTS IN VIA RAIL
               CANADA'S SMITHS FALLS STATION
    CITY:      SMITHS FALLS
    LOCATION:  Smiths Falls Station, 63 Victoria
    CONTACT:   Elizabeth Huart, VIA Rail Canada, (514) 887-6119
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/05/c7401.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/08/c7628.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     PREMIER GOLD SHOWCASES HARDROCK RESOURCE IN VIRTUAL REALITY
               LAB AT PDAC
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Presentation Room 717A, South Building at the Metro Toronto
               Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Ewan Downie, President & CEO, Phone: (807) 346-1390
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c5719.html

    TIME:      14:15
    EVENT:     PROSPECTORS AND DEVELOPERS ASSOCIATION OF CANADA NEWS
               CONFERENCE ON BILL C-300
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ceremonial Balcony, First Floor, South Building, Metro
               Toronto Convention Centre, 222 Bremner Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Saley Lawton, Prospectors and Developers Association of
               Canada, (416) 362-1969 ext. 225, (647) 309-5563 (mobile);
               Robert Simpson, PR Associates, (778) 991-1407 (mobile)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/05/c7487.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 PARALYMPIC TORCH RELAY MEDIA BRIEFING
    CITY:      LYTTON
    LOCATION:  Village Council Chambers, 380 Main St.
    CONTACT:   Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (604) 403-9328
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/05/c7255.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 PARALYMPIC TORCH RELAY MEDIA BRIEFING
    CITY:      MAPLE RIDGE
    LOCATION:  Randy Herman Safety Building, 11960 Haney Place, Maple Ridge
    CONTACT:   Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (604) 403-9328
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/04/c7255.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE INTRODUCING THE 2010 CANADIAN PARALYMPIC TEAM
               AND FLAG BEARER FOR THE VANCOUVER 2010 PARALYMPIC WINTER
               GAMES
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Robson Square at Plaza level
    CONTACT:   Mike Cvitkovic, Press Chief, 2010 Canadian Paralympic Team,
               (416) 618-1266; Anna Parisi, Chief of Communications, Canadian
               Paralympic Committee, (604) 828-2875
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/05/c7588.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ONTARIO POWER GENERATION TELECONFERENCE DISCUSSES ITS 2009
               FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.opg.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-8061, 1-800-355-4959
    CONTACT:   Ontario Power Generation, Media Relations, 1-877-592-4008 or
               (416) 592-4008
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/05/c7500.html

    TIME:      13:05 Eastern
    EVENT:     SXC HEALTH SOLUTIONS PRESENTS AT THE RAYMOND JAMES' 31ST
               ANNUAL INSTITUTIONAL INVESTORS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.wsw.com/webcast/rj54/sxci/
    CONTACT:   Jeff Park, Chief Financial Officer, SXC Health Solutions
               Corp., Tel: (630) 577-3206; Susan Noonan, Investor Relations
               - U.S., S.A. Noonan Communications, LLC, (212) 966-3650;
               Dave Mason, Investor Relations - Canada, The Equicom Group
               Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 237
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c5989.html

    TIME:      14:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     GREAT CANADIAN GAMING 2009 FOURTH QUARTER AND ANNUAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.greatcanadiancasinos.com/investors/confcalls/
    PHONE NO.: (647) 427-7450, or 1-888-231-8191
    CONTACT:   Company: Nathan Sellyn, (604) 303-6164; Media: Howard Blank,
               (604) 512-6066, Fax: (604) 279-8605
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5809.html

    TIME:      16:15 Eastern
    EVENT:     MDC PARTNERS PRESENTS AT THE CREDIT SUISSE 2010 GLOBAL MEDIA
               AND COMMUNICATIONS CONVERGENCE CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.mdc-partners.com/investors
    CONTACT:   Donna Granato, Vice President, Finance & Corporate
               Development, (646) 429-1809
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/19/c3122.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ONCOGENEX PHARMACEUTICALS FOURTH QUARTER AND FISCAL YEAR
               2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  http://ir.oncogenex.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-877-604-9670 or (719) 325-4746
    CONTACT:   OncoGenex Contact: Scott Cormack, President & CEO, (604)
               630-5400; Media and Investor Contact: Jason Spark, Porter
               Novelli Life Sciences, (619) 849-6005
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/04/c6609.html

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