CNW Daybook for Thursday, February 26, 2009



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

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 17 - February 28
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CIRCUS SCHOOL - THE TOHU WILL PRESENT THE 30TH
               ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL MONDIAL DU CIRQUE DE DEMAIN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  TOHU
    CONTACT:   Jean-Benoit Houde, (514) 286 2145, ext. 224
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/07/c5751.html

    DATE:      February 19 - March 1
    EVENT:     BMO BANK OF MONTREAL CELEBRATION OF LIGHT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal's historic district, formed by Old Montreal and the
               Quays of the Old Port
    CONTACT:   Lucie Gosselin, (514) 877-8224 or (514) 877-1101
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6874.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     THE COMMISSION RESUMES THE PUBLIC HEARING IN GATINEAU,
               QUEBEC, TO CONSIDER CANADIAN BROADCASTING IN NEW MEDIA
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Conference Centre, Portage IV, Outaouais Room, 140 Promenade
               du Portage
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: (819) 997-9403, General Inquiries: (819)
               997-0313
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2451.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 20 - March 1
    EVENT:     NATIONAL HOME SHOW OFFERS EXPERT ADVICE, SOLUTIONS AND
               INSPIRATION FOR DECORATING, RENOVATING AND LANDSCAPING YOUR
               HOME
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place, 100 Princes'
               Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Gabrielle Totesau, (416) 486-2563, (416) 543-0699
               (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/20/c2291.html

    DATE:      February 25 - February 27
    EVENT:     2009 CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW OF THE CANADIAN NUCLEAR
               ASSOCIATION (CNA)
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  The Westin Ottawa, 11 Colonel By Drive
    NOTES:     For further details including the conference program, visit
               www.cna.ca
    CONTACT:   Olivia Nixon, (613) 724-1767, Claudia Lemieux, (613) 237-4262
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/24/c3340.html

    DATE:      February 26 - February 27
    EVENT:     BLUE OCEAN STRATEGY CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Leena Sharma, (289) 291-3849
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c9118.html

    DATE:      February 26 - February 27
    EVENT:     BLUE OCEAN STRATEGY CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Leena Sharma, (289) 291-3849
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5435.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 15:30
    EVENT:     WORLD VISION YOUTH EMPOWERED LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  World Vision Canada Head Office, 1 World Drive
    CONTACT:   Karen Flores, (905) 565-6200 ext. 3497, (416) 277-5563 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/25/c3344.html

    TIME:      09:20 - 10:00
    EVENT:     FIRST NATIONS LEAD INITIATIVE TO IMPROVE ORGAN AND TISSUE
               DONATION RATES IN ONTARIO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen's Park Media Studio, Legislative Assembly of Ontario,
               Media Room, Rm. 148, 1st Floor, West Wing, Queen's Park,
               Toronto, ON, M7A 1A2
    CONTACT:   Carrie Hoto, (p) (416) 619-2299, (m) (416) 735-0099
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/25/c3768.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 10:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS - LAUNCH OF
               THE NATIONAL BLUEPRINT FOR INJURY PREVENTION IN OLDER DRIVERS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Lady Elgin Room, Lord Elgin Hotel, 100 Elgin Street
    CONTACT:   Karen Bennett, (613) 233-9191
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/25/c3350.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     OFFICE OF THE INFORMATION COMMISSIONER - TECHNICAL BRIEFING
               - REPORT CARDS 2007-2008 AND SYSTEMIC ISSUES AFFECTING
               ACCESS TO INFORMATION IN CANADA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  National Press Theatre, 150 Wellington St.
    CONTACT:   Thérèse Boisclair, (613) 943-4368
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/25/c3808.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     OFFICE OF THE INFORMATION COMMISSIONER - NEWS CONFERENCE -
               REPORT CARDS 2007-2008 AND SYSTEMIC ISSUES AFFECTING ACCESS
               TO INFORMATION IN CANADA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  National Press Theatre, 150 Wellington St.
    CONTACT:   Thérèse Boisclair, (613) 943-4368
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/25/c3808.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     OTTAWA BOAT AND SPORTSMEN'S SHOW
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  The Civic Centre, Aberdeen Pavilion and Coliseum at
               Lansdowne Park
    CONTACT:   Andrea Lukac, M: (647) 801-8707
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/25/c3640.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN FEDERATION OF JEWISH STUDENTS HOLDS MEDIA BRIEFING
               ON ANTI-SEMITISM
               AND INTIMIDATION OF JEWISH STUDENTS ON UNIVERSITY CAMPUSES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Delta Chelsea Hotel, 33 Gerrard St. W., in the Carlyle Room
               on the 3rd floor
    CONTACT:   Noah Kochman, Cell: (514) 909-8378
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/25/c3855.html

    TIME:      15:30 - 17:30
    EVENT:     QUALITY URBAN ENERGY SYSTEMS OF TOMORROW - COMMONS COMMITTEE
               ON NATURAL RE

SOURCES STARTS LEADING EDGE STUDY ON ENERGY IN CANADIAN COMMUNITIES CITY: OTTAWA LOCATION: Standing Committee on Natural Resources, Room 371, West Block CONTACT: Tonja Leach, (613) 748-0057 x322, Cell: (613) 797-6008 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/25/c3859.html TIME: 21:00 EVENT: PIE-EATING CONTEST AT THE DUKE OF YORK! CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: 39 Prince Arthur Avenue, near St. George station CONTACT: Cindy Simpson, (416) 593-4477 ext. 222 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/23/c2497.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>ALBERTA</B> DATE: February 24 - February 26 EVENT: THE ABORIGINAL FINANCIAL OFFICERS ASSOCIATION OF CANADA IS HOLDING ITS 9TH NATIONAL CONFERENCE CITY: CALGARY LOCATION: Hyatt Regency Hotel CONTACT: Suzanne Seebach, (403) 537-6825, Cell: (613) 371-6836 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/23/c9793.html DATE: February 26 EVENT: CALGARY'S YUK YUK'S REOPENS CITY: CALGARY LOCATION: Sam Switzer's Elbow River Casino CONTACT: Rosemarie Enslin, Tel: (403) 245-8321 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9918.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B> DATE: February 26 EVENT: CIBC ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS CITY: VANCOUVER LOCATION: Fairmont Waterfront, The Waterfront Ballroom, 900 Canada Place Way CONTACT: Valentina Wong, (416) 980-8306 or Mary Lou Frazer, (416) 980- 4111 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6805.html TIME: 10:00 EVENT: VANCOUVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE CELEBRATES LOUIS BRAILLE'S BIRTHDAY CITY: VANCOUVER LOCATION: VCC's Broadway campus, 1155 East Broadway CONTACT: Karen Wilson, Tel: (604) 871-7429 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/25/c3575.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B> TIME: 07:00 Mountain EVENT: OPTI CANADA INC. YEAR END 2008 FINANCIAL AND OPERATING RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?p=irol-eventDetails&c=178509&eventID =2079761 PHONE NO.: (800) 732-6179 (North American Toll-Free), (416) 644-3417 (Alternate) CONTACT: Alison Trollope, (403) 218-4705 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/25/c3568.html TIME: 08:30 Eastern EVENT: BRIDGEWATER SYSTEMS FISCAL 2008 FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: www.bridgewatersystems.com or www.newswire.ca PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3426 or 1-800-590-1817 CONTACT: Kim Butler, (613)591-9104 extension 6023 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9637.html TIME: 08:30 Eastern EVENT: MARCH NETWORKS - FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR THE THIRD QUARTER 2009 INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2550680 PHONE NO.: 1-800-594-3615 (North America) or 00 800 2288 3501 (Europe) CONTACT: Ken Taylor, (613) 591-8181 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/25/c3926.html TIME: 08:30 Eastern EVENT: MARCH NETWORKS THIRD QUARTER FISCAL YEAR 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2550680 PHONE NO.: 1-800-594-3615 or 00 800 2288 3501 CONTACT: Peter Wilenius, (613) 591-8181 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/17/c9306.html TIME: 08:30 Eastern EVENT: LABOPHARM FOURTH QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: www.labopharm.com PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 or 1-800-732-9307 CONTACT: English: Jason Hogan, (416) 815-0700; French: Joe Racanelli, Tel: (514) 844-7997 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/12/c7637.html TIME: 09:00 Eastern EVENT: CANAM GROUP INC. - FOURTH-QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS INTERNET: www.canamgroup.ws PHONE NO.: 1-866-542-4262 CONTACT: Jasmin Gosselin, (450) 641-4000 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/12/c7988.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: EQUITABLE GROUP FOURTH QUARTER 2008 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST INTERNET: www.equitablegroupinc.com PHONE NO.: 416-644-3414 CONTACT: John Ayanoglou, (416) 513-3535 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/17/c9057.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: RBC CONFERENCE CALL FOR FIRST QUARTER RESULTS INTERNET: www.rbc.com/investorrelations/ir_events_presentations.html PHONE NO.: (416) 340-2216 or 1-866-898-9626 CONTACT: Bill Anderson, (416) 955-7804 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/23/c2916.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: SFK PULP FUND - FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END RESULTS PHONE NO.: 416-644-3428 (FOR ALL TORONTO AND OVERSEAS PARTICIPANTS) 1-800-587-1893 (FOR ALL OTHER NORTH AMERICAN CALLS) NOTES: NOTE TO FIRST-TIME ANALYSTS: Please contact MaisonBrison at (514) 731-0000 prior to the day of the conference call. CONTACT: Rick Leckner, MaisonBrison, (514) 731-0000 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/19/c9585.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: ATRIUM INNOVATIONS TO HOLD FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL-YEAR 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST INTERNET: www.atrium-innov.com in the "Investors" section PHONE NO.: 416-644-3424, 514-807-8791 or 800-591-7539 CONTACT: Mario Paradis, (418) 652-1116 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/09/c6018.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: CONFERENCE CALL - BORALEX - RELEASE OF THE 2008 FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS INTERNET: www.boralex.com PHONE NO.: (514) 807-8791 or 1-800-595-8550 CONTACT: Ms. Patricia Lemaire, (514) 985-1353 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/05/c5834.html TIME: 12:00 Eastern EVENT: RBC'S ANNUAL MEETING INTERNET: www.rbc.com/investorrelations/ir_events_presentations.html CONTACT: Bill Anderson, (416) 955-7804 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/05/c6009.html TIME: 12:00 Eastern EVENT: MULLEN GROUP INCOME FUND FOURTH QUARTER EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST INTERNET: www.mullen-group.com PHONE NO.: 1-800-590-1508 (for participants in North America) 416-644-3427 (Toronto or Overseas participants) CONTACT: Murray Mullen Tel: (403) 995-5200 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/12/c8264.html TIME: 13:00 Eastern EVENT: CIBC ANNUAL MEETING INTERNET: www.cibc.com, About CIBC CONTACT: Valentina Wong, (416) 980-8306 or Mary Lou Frazer, (416) 980- 4111 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6805.html TIME: 14:30 Eastern EVENT: HIGH LINER FOODS HOSTS A CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS INTERNET: www.highlinerfoods.com PHONE NO.: 416-644-3417 or 1-800-732-9303 CONTACT: Kelly Nelson, (902) 634-8811 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/25/c3700.html TIME: 14:30 Eastern EVENT: BMO'S DR. SHERRY COOPER DISCUSSES REPORT ON RRSPS PHONE NO.: (416)695-7806 or 1 (888) 789-9572, passcode 1223132 CONTACT: Deborah Rowe, (416) 867-3996 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/25/c3727.html TIME: 14:30 Eastern EVENT: HIGH LINER FOODS HOSTS CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS INTERNET: www.highlinerfoods.com PHONE NO.: 416-644-3417 or 1-800-732-9303 CONTACT: Kelly Nelson (902) 634-8811 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/12/c7623.html TIME: 16:30 Eastern EVENT: MDA'S FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END 2008 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: http://www.mdacorporation.com/investor/events.shtml CONTACT: 1-877-323-2010 or (416) 695-6320 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/12/c8165.html TIME: 17:00 Eastern EVENT: ESPIAL GROUP - Q4 2008 AND FISCAL 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS CALL AND DIAL-IN INFORMATION PHONE NO.: Toll line - (416) 644-3418; Toll free line - 800-814-4890 CONTACT: Carl Smith, (613) 230-4770; URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/23/c2862.html TIME: 17:30 Eastern EVENT: CIBC ANNOUNCES ITS FISCAL 2009 FIRST QUARTER RESULTS INTERNET: www.cibc.com, About CIBC PHONE NO.: (416) 340-8010 or 1-866-540-8136 CONTACT: Valentina Wong, (416) 980-8306 or Mary Lou Frazer, (416) 980- 4111 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6805.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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