CNW Daybook for Monday, October 22, 2007



    TORONTO, Oct. 22 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      19:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     HEALTH CARE UNIONS HOLD REGIONAL MEETINGS ON STRIKE BAN
               LEGISLATION
    CITY:      KENTVILLE
    LOCATION:  NS Community College
               Kingstec Campus
               Room 2101 & 2102
    CONTACT:   Rick Clarke, (NSFL), (902) 454-6735; Danny Cavanagh, CUPE,
               (902) 957-0822; Joan Jessome, NSGEU, (902) 471-4566; Janet
               Hazelton, NSNU, (902) 456-2084; Shauna Wilcox, CAW,
               1-800-591-7523; Gerard Higgins, SEIU, (902) 455-1095; Dwayne
               Fitzgerald, IUOE, (902) 539-5438; Fred Furlong, CUPW,
               (902) 454-5812
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9269.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 22
    EVENT:     UNESCO URBAN DESIGN WORKSHOP
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Please see URL
    CONTACT:   Stéphanie Jecrois, Design Montréal, (514) 872-5388; Colette
               Proulx, Ministère de la Culture, des Communications et de la
               Condition féminine, (514) 873-2979
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/18/c5823.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/02/c7565.html

    DATE:      October 22
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CARDIOVASCULAR CONGRESS 2007
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Québec City Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Jane-Diane Fraser, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada,
               (613) 569-4361 ext 273
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/02/c7199.html

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     CAREER & DIVERSITY FORUM
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hotel Hilton Bonaventure
               900 De la Gauchetière West
               Métro Bonaventure
    CONTACT:   Ismael Houdassine, (514) 522-4236, ext. 223, Cell.:
               (514) 991-2285
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/21/c6522.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF MOUNTAIN EQUIPMENT CO-OP AT THE
               CANADIAN CLUB OF MONTREAL'S PODIUM
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Club Saint-James of Montreal
               Grand Salon
               1145 Union Avenue
    CONTACT:   Ginette Bergogne, Executive Director, Canadian Club of
               Montreal, (514) 398-0457
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/19/c6035.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 22
    EVENT:     RECEPTION TO CELEBRATE CMA CANADA'S ACCREDITATION OF THE
               BACHELOR OF ACCOUNTING PROGRAM AT BROCK UNIVERSITY
    CITY:      ST. CATHARINES
    LOCATION:  Brock University
    CONTACT:   R. David Fletcher, Vice President, Public Affairs, CMA Canada,
               Tel. (905) 949-3106; Susan LeBlanc, Advancement Officer,
               Faculty of Business, Brock University, Tel. (905) 688-5550
               ext. 4688
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/19/c6255.html

    TIME:      09:45
    EVENT:     NEW PROGRAM WILL HELP TO REDUCE THE NUMBER OF EMERGENCY ROOM
               VISITS BY SENIORS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  616 Kirkwood Avenue
               (Hampton Court Building)
    CONTACT:   Joanna Filion, Senior Manager, Communications, Champlain
               CCAC, (613) 745-8124, ext. 5997, Cell: (613) 864-3925
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/19/c6166.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     NEWSMAKER LUNCHEON: PAN-AMERICAN PATIENTS SPEAK OUT ON
               INNOVATION AND GLOBAL HEALTH
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Hotel
               O'Connor Room (main level)
               150 Albert Street
    CONTACT:   Steven Lott, Communications Director, Ward Health Strategies,
               (905) 928-5688 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/18/c5432.html

    TIME:      15:30 - 17:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE 5TH ANNUAL ACCOLADE AWARDS CEREMONY
    CITY:      BARRIE
    LOCATION:  Georgian College
               Gryphon Theatre
    CONTACT:   Ms. Shelley Nemeth, OPP Awards and Recognition Unit,
               (705) 329-6057
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/19/c6211.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     THE CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA HOLDS A BOOK LAUNCH FOR RED
               TAPE, RED FLAGS: REGULATION FOR THE INNOVATION AGE BY
               PROFESSOR G. BRUCE DOERN.
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Empire Grill
               47 Clarence Street
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Co-ordinator,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/October2007/19/c6131.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH AGENCY OF CANADA'S MOBILE
               LABORATORY TEAMS WILL BE AVAILABLE TO BRIEF MEDIA ABOUT
               THEIR WORK IN THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO (DRC) TO
               CONTAIN THE EBOLA VIRUS OUTBREAK.
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Theatre
               Canadian Science Centre for Human and Animal Health
               1015 Arlington Street
    CONTACT:   Public Health Agency of Canada; Kelly Keith, (204) 789-5028;
               Alain Desroches, (613) 948-7970
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/21/c6518.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF SASKATCHEWAN OBSOLETE PESTICIDE COLLECTION CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Viterra Farm Service Center
    CONTACT:   Kristina Fixter, Director, Communications, CropLife Canada,
               (416) 622-9771, ext. 224
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/17/c5323.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CROPLIFE CANADA AND KEY INDUSTRY PARTNERS LAUNCH THE OBSOLETE
               PESTICIDE COLLECTION CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Viterra Farm Service Center in Regina
    CONTACT:   Kristina Fixter, Director, Communications, CropLife Canada,
               (416) 622-9771, ext. 224
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/19/c6284.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      09:20
    EVENT:     WESTERN CARBON EMISSIONS BUSINESS FORUM
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Vancouver
               655 Burrard St.
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/19/c6114.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      October 22
    EVENT:     OPEN TEXT LIVELINKUP 2007 CONFERENCE
    CITY:      ORLANDO, FLORIDA
    LOCATION:  Please see URL
    CONTACT:   Rich Maganini, Open Text Corporation, (847) 267-9330, ext.
               4266; Michele Stevenson, Open Text Corporation,
               (519) 888-7111, x2594; Brian Edwards, McKenzie Worldwide,
               (503) 577-4583
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/15/c3821.html
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