CNW Daybook for Monday, November 26, 2007



    TORONTO, Nov. 26 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     QEII FOUNDATION - INAUGURAL POPULATION CANCER RESEARCH CHAIR
               ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Halifax Infirmary
               RBC Theatre
    CONTACT:   Steve Jennex, APR Communications Director, QEII Foundation,
               (902) 473-5591
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/22/c3304.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      November 26
    EVENT:     HEARINGS OF THE  BOUCHARD-TAYLOR COMMISSION TO BE HELD IN
               MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des Congrès (Montreal convention Centre), 1001 Place
               Jean-Paul Riopelle
    CONTACT:   Sylvain Leclerc, Press Officer, CCAPRCD, Cell.:
               (514) 730-3446, (514) 873-0912
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/23/c3627.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE TRANSFER OF THE FEDERAL GAS TAX TO THE
               CITY OF BLAINVILLE
    CITY:      BLAINVILLE
    LOCATION:  City Hall, Council Chamber, 1000, du Plan-Bouchard Road
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary to the Honourable Lawrence
               Cannon, (613) 991-0700; Yves Meunier, Communications
               Director City of Blainville, (514) 830-1598; Infrastructure
               Canada, (613) 948-1148
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/23/c3755.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE TRANSFER OF THE FEDERAL GAS TAX TO THE
               MUNICIPALITY OF HEBERTVILLE
    CITY:      HEBERTVILLE
    LOCATION:  City Hall, Municipal Council Room, 351 Turgeon Street
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700;
               Christian Ouellet,  General Director, Municipality of
               Hébertville, (418) 344-1302; Infrastructure Canada,
               (613) 948-1148
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/November2007/23/c3761.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     RICHARD NESBITT, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF THE TSX GROUP,
               AT THE CANADIAN CLUB OF MONTREAL'S PODIUM: CAPITALIZING ON
               OPPORTUNITIES IN THE EVOLVING WORLD OF EXCHANGES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Mount Stephen Club, Salon Elizabeth, 1440, Drummond St.
    CONTACT:   Ginette Bergogne, Executive Director, Canadian Club of
               Montreal, (514) 398-0457
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/22/c3146.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     THE MEDIA ARE INVITED TO A LUNCHEON.  SPEECH BY LORD PETER
               LEVENE, CHAIRMAN OF LLOYD'S OF LONDON, ON CLIMATE CHANGE AND
               HOW BUSINESS CAN PREPARE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  St. James Club, 1145, Union Avenue
    CONTACT:   and for reservation at the media table: Roch Landriault,
               (514) 843-2345
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/22/c3392.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      November 26
    EVENT:     NATIONAL AND PROVINCIAL LEADERS TO EXAMINE MEDICAL WAIT
               TIMES AT JOINT CONFERENCE
    CITY:      KINGSTON
    LOCATION:  Queen's University campus
    CONTACT:   Media contacts: Kim Kattouw, Public Affairs Specialist,
               Kingston General Hospital, (613) 549-6666 ext 4687; Alissa
               Clark, News and Media Services, Queen's University,
               (613) 533-6000 ext. 77513
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/21/c2956.html

    DATE:      November 26
    EVENT:     WAIT TIME ALLIANCE - JOINT CONFERENCE ON WAIT TIMES
    CITY:      KINGSTON
    LOCATION:  Queen's University, Policy Studies Building, Room 202, 138
               Union St.
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, Media Relations Manager, Canadian Medical
               Association, 1-800-663-7336 ext. 1266, (613) 731-8610 ext.
               1266, Cell: (613) 447-0866
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/23/c3818.html

    TIME:      09:15
    EVENT:     CANADIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION - NEW WAIT-TIME BENCHMARKS AND
               PERFORMANCE GOALS FOR FIVE MEDICAL SPECIALTIES
    CITY:      KINGSTON
    LOCATION:  Queen's University, Policy Studies Building, Room 212, 138
               Union St.
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, Media Relations Manager, Canadian Medical
               Association, 1-800-663-7336 ext. 1266, (613) 731-8610 ext.
               1266, Cell: (613) 447-0866
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/23/c3818.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/21/c2957.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE REGARDING RICK HAYES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Federal Court of Canada, 180 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   JESSICA ORKIN OR TANYA GWEN THOMPSON AT (416) 964-9664
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/22/c3595.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CAMPAIGN 2000 TO RELEASE REPORT CARD ON CHILD POVERTY IN
               CANADA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Charles Lynch Press Conference Room (130S) on Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Jacquie Maund, Ontario Coordinator, Campaign 2000,
               (416) 595-9230, Ext. 241; Ann Decter, National Coordinator,
               Campaign 2000, (416) 706-4686, (416) 595-9230, ext. 228
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/22/c3024.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     HEALTH MINISTER TO IMPROVE FRENCH LANGUAGE HEALTH SERVICES
               IN ONTARIO
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Centretown Community Health Centre
               420 Cooper Street
    CONTACT:   Laurel Ostfield, Minister's Office, (416) 212-4048; David
               Jensen, Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, (416) 314-6197
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/23/c3837.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF FINANCE TO SPEAK AT THE NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON
               PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Room of the Toronto Hilton Hotel, 145 Richmond
               Street West
    CONTACT:   Chisholm Pothier, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Finance, (613) 996-7861; David Gamble, Media Relations,
               Department of Finance, (613) 996-8080
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/23/c3944.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     SURVEY RESULTS WILL BE MADE PUBLIC AT THE 15TH ANNUAL
               NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS. THE 2007
               CONFERENCE'S THEME IS "DRIVING PERFORMANCE IN CANADIAN PPP"
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Hilton Hotel, 145 Richmond Street West
    CONTACT:   Pierre Leduc, Cell (416) 859-8562 or Orli Namian, Cell
               (647) 262-6776
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/21/c2880.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     SUPPORT OF A COMMUNITY FORUM ORGANIZED BY THE ONTARIO HEALTH
               COALITION (OHC) AND THE LOCAL KINGSTON HEALTH COALITION (KHC)
    CITY:      KINGSTON
    LOCATION:  Kingston City Hall
    CONTACT:   Louis Rodrigues, President, CUPE 1974, (613) 531-1319;
               Stella Yeadon, CUPE Communications, (416) 578-8774
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/14/c8203.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      November 26
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN CENTRE ON SUBSTANCE ABUSE (CCSA) WILL HOLD ITS
               BIENNIAL ISSUES OF SUBSTANCE (IOS 2007) CONFERENCE
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Shaw Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   Heather Wilcox, CCSA, (613) 235-4048, ext. 243, Cell:
               (613) 291-9165
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/14/c8055.html

    DATE:      November 26
    EVENT:     NEB SETS HEARING LOCATIONS FOR ALBERTA CLIPPER EXPANSION
               PROJECT
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  NEB Hearing Room, 444 7 Avenue S.W.
    CONTACT:   Kristen Higgins, Communications Officer, Telephone:
               (403) 299-3371
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/30/c9781.html

    DATE:      November 26
    EVENT:     INTERVIEW OP - KEVIN OLSON, 2007 RED BULL CRASHED ICE WINNER
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  we'll come to you!
    CONTACT:   Denise Attallah, Melissa Graham, Edelman, (416) 979-1120 x
               350, 239
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/23/c3748.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 10:30
    EVENT:     DR. MARK KLEIMAN, UCLA PROFESSOR OF PUBLIC POLICY, WILL
               CHALLENGE CONVENTIONAL IDEAS ABOUT DRUG CONTROL POLICY IN A
               KEYNOTE SPEECH TITLED A NEW COURSE FOR DRUG POLICY: BEYOND
               PANIC AND INDIFFERENCE
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  See URL
    CONTACT:   Heather Wilcox, CCSA, (613) 235-4048, ext. 243, Mobile:
               (613) 291-9165
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/22/c3277.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      November 26
    EVENT:     RBC CANADIAN PAINTING COMPETITION EXHIBITION
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Emily Carr Institute of Art + Design
    CONTACT:   Carmen Stossel, RBC, (604) 665-6910
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/23/c3267.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 10:00
    EVENT:     DIRECTOR OF THE NATIONAL HEART, LUNG, AND BLOOD INSTITUTE AT
               THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH DELIVERS 2007 ALAN
               BERNSTEIN DISTINGUISHED LECTURESHIP
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  New Lecture Theatre at St. Paul's Hospital
    CONTACT:   Ms. Melanie Hanson, (604) 806-9266
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/22/c3650.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     CBSA TO RELEASE INTERNAL REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS
               FOLLOWING THE EVENTS AT VANCOUVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Room 150, UBC Robson Square, 800 Robson Street
    NOTES:     Media Availability Session to follow technical briefing at
               Room 130, UBC Robson Square
    CONTACT:   Media Relations, Canada Border Services Agency, (613)
               957-6500
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/November2007/24/c4063.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      04:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     RIO TINTO INVESTOR SEMINAR WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.riotinto.com in the "Quick links" section under Investor
               Seminar
    CONTACT:   Bryan Tucker, (514) 848-8511
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/23/c3861.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     NIGHTINGALE INFORMATIX CORPORATION 2008 SECOND QUARTER
               FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3417 or 1-800-733-7560
    CONTACT:   Dave Mason, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group, Tel:
               (416) 815-0700 x237, Email: dmason@equicomgroup.com; John
               Elias, Media Relations, The Equicom Group, Tel:
               (416) 815-0700 x239
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/15/c8549.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     RDM CORPORATION TO HOLD Q4 CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.rdmcorp.com
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3419 or 1-800-732-6179
    CONTACT:   Jeff Codispodi, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group Inc.,
               (416) 815-0700 ext. 261 phone, (416) 815-0080 fax; James
               Merwin, Chief Financial Officer, RDM Corporation,
               (519) 746-8483 ext. 284 phone, (519) 746-3317 fax
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/20/c2460.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     STRATIC ENERGY CORPORATION CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS THEIR
               THIRD QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2100340
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or (800) 732-9307
    CONTACT:   Peter Thomas, Chief Financial Officer, +44 20 7766 7900;
               Patrick d'Ancona, M: Communications, +44 20 7153 1547;
               Canadian Investor Relations, Roger Fullerton, (952) 929-7243
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/22/c3243.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TIO NETWORKS 2007 ANNUAL FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3420 in Toronto, or Toll free 1-800-732-0232
    CONTACT:   Derek Lai - Acting CFO - TIO Networks, Tel: (604) 298-4636,
               Ext. 269, Email: Derek.Lai@tionetworks.com; John Lewis
               Business Development - TIO Networks, Tel: (416) 364-2266
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/20/c2507.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CIRI WEBINAR REVIEWS 2007 FROM IR PERSPECTIVE
    INTERNET:  http://www.ciri.org/events/archive/?event_id=314
    CONTACT:   Suzie Fernandes, Administrative Assistant, Canadian Investor
               Relations Institute, Tel. (905) 274-1639; Melody Firth,
               Manager, Corporate Communications, CNW
               Group, Tel. (416) 863-5729, Cell (416) 318-4341
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2007/21/c2655.html

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