CNW Daybook for Thursday, February 28, 2008



    TORONTO, Feb. 27 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     QEII FOUNDATION - MAGAZINE LAUNCH: CHANGING THE WAY ATLANTIC
               CANADIANS VIEW HEALTH WITH LIVING HEALTHY IN ATLANTIC CANADA
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Pete's Frootique (second floor) 1515 Dresden Row
    CONTACT:   Steve Jennex, QEII Foundation, (902) 473-5591
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6106.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 21 - March 2
    EVENT:     HYDRO-QUEBEC PRESENTS THE MONTREAL HIGH LIGHTS FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Old Montreal and on the Quays of the Old Port
    CONTACT:   Guyane Perron, Press Officer, Hydro-Québec, Media and
               Emergency Communication Team, (514) 289-6699
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/21/c2653.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8739.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     COOP FEDEREE 86TH ANNUAL MEETING WITH 2007 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Centre des congrès de Québec, Room 200, 900, blvd.,
               René-Lévesque East
    CONTACT:   Martin Scallon, Director, Communications - La Coop fédérée,
               Cell: (514) 247-8509
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5968.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 13:00
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF ARMY OF TWO - EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW FOR LOCAL MEDIA
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  EA Montréal, 3 Place Ville-Marie
    CONTACT:   RSVP: Roch Landriault, (514) 843-2345, Cell: (514) 249-4537
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5606.html

    TIME:      11:15
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT OF FUNDING TO BOTH THE CENTRE DE DEVELOPPEMENT
               D'ENTREPRISES TECHNOLOGIQUES (CDET) AND SEARIDGE TECHNOLOGIES
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Maison du Citoyen, Vidéotron Press Room, 25 Laurier St.
    CONTACT:   François Bélisle, Communications, Canada Economic Development,
               (819) 825-5260, ext. 235; Jean-Philippe Payment, Press
               Secretary, Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn,
               Canada Economic Development, (819) 953-5646; Karine White,
               Press Secretary, Office of the Honourable Lawrence Cannon,
               (613) 991-0700
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6724.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     STEPHANE ROUSSEL AND JEAN-CHRISTOPHE ROUSSEL ON: QUEBEC, WAR
               AND AFGHANISTAN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal Newspaper Guild, 1134 St. Catherine West, Suite 710
    CONTACT:   Robert Frank, (514) 893-9221
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5704.html

    TIME:      12:15
    EVENT:     COOP FEDEREE 86TH ANNUAL MEETING - PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Hilton Québec, 1100, blvd. René-Lévesque East, Salon Duchesnay
    CONTACT:   RSVP: Martin Scallon, Director, Communications - La Coop
               fédérée, Cell: (514) 247-8509
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5968.html

    TIME:      16:30
    EVENT:     CRYOCATH TECHNOLOGIES NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Mackenzie Room, 900 Boulevard René
               Lévesque Ouest (West)
    CONTACT:   Michael Moore, Investor Relations, Phone: (416) 815-0700 x.241
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/20/c3927.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 26 - February 28
    EVENT:     EARTH'S BEST SESAME STREET
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Centre Court, Sherway Gardens, 25 The West Mall
    CONTACT:   Stephanie Janda, The Idea Workshop Limited, (416) 504-3977
               ext. 27, Cell: (905) 460-4814; Anna Ng, The Idea Workshop
               Limited, (416) 504-3977 ext. 29, Cell: (416) 895-5536
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c5708.html

    DATE:      February 27 - 29
    EVENT:     ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE CANADIAN NUCLEAR ASSOCIATION (CNA)
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  The Westin Ottawa, 11 Colonel By Drive
    CONTACT:   To book interviews, or to confirm your attendance: Olivia
               Nixon, (613) 724-1767; Claudia Lemieux, Director of
               communications and media relations, Canadian Nuclear
               Association, (613) 237-4262
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c6139.html

    DATE:      February 28
    EVENT:     CANADIAN WIND ENERGY ASSOCIATION - WIND MATTERS FINANCE AND
               INVESTMENT SEMINAR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Westin Harbour Castle
    CONTACT:   Sharon Fryer, 1-800-922-6932 ext: 231
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/16/c9173.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PHOTO OPS - JOINT POLICE INVESTIGATION NETS RECOVERY OF
               CARGO TRAILERS AND RECREATIONAL VEHICLES VALUED AT $500,000
    CITY:      MIDHURST
    LOCATION:  Currie Heavy Towing, 2 Currie Drive
    CONTACT:   Sgt. Pierre Chamberland, Media Relations Coordinator, OPP
               Corporate Communications Bureau, Phone: (office) (705)
               329-6878, (cell) (705) 329-7092
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6727.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 10:30
    EVENT:     DR. ALAN HUDSON DISCUSSES ONTARIO WAIT TIME EMERGENCY ROOM
               STRATEGY
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  St Joseph's Health Care, Room D1171, 268 Grosvenor Street
    CONTACT:   Annabelle Mackey, (519) 672-0445, ext. 2573; Tommasina Conte,
               (519) 672-0445, ext. 2566
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c5254.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     UNITY LIFE POLICYHOLDERS INDICATE WHETHER FORESTERS SPONSORED
               DEMUTUALIZATION IS APPROVED
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Mississauga Convention Centre, Salon EFG 75 Derry Road West
               (north of Hwy 401)
    CONTACT:   Unity Life, Geoffrey Harrison, (905) 219-8014, 1-800-267-8777
               ext 8014 (toll free); Foresters, Irene Shimoda, (416) 429-3000
               ext 4651, 1-877-664-6602 (toll free)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6437.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     FORESTRY UNION PUTS SOLUTIONS FORWARD
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Room 371 West Block, Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Dave Coles (613) 299-5628
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6728.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     NAN COMMUNITY TAKES POLICING MESSAGE TO PARLIAMENT HILL
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Charles Lynch Room, Rm 130-S Centre Block, Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Jenna Young, Nishnawbe Aski Nation Director of Communications
               at (807) 625 4952 or (807) 628 3953
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6540.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:00
    EVENT:     INFORMATION PICKET AS STRIKE LOOMS AT UNIVERSITY OF GUELPH
    CITY:      GUELPH
    LOCATION:  Branion Plaza at the University of Guelph
    CONTACT:   Janice Folk-Dawson, President, CUPE 1334, (519) 766-8376
               (cell), (519) 836-5470 (union office); Wendy Forbes, CUPE
               Communications Representative, (416) 292-3999
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6751.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF SMALL BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP HARINDER
               TAKHAR SPEAKS AT WISDOM EXCHANGE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ottawa Congress Centre, 55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario
    CONTACT:   Sarbjit Kaur, Minister's Office, (416) 326-1939; Eric Shapiro,
               Communications Branch, (416) 325-6698
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6834.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN NETHERLANDS BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS ASSOCIATION
               PRESENTS: ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 2008
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  National Club, 303 Bay Street
    CONTACT:   Matter of Fact Media, (905) 334-0415
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c6061.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     THE MEDIA LAUNCH FOR CALGARY CARES 2008 - SWEET 70'S
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  The Mercury Lounge, 101, 550 17th Avenue SW
    CONTACT:   Chris Huestis, Communications Analyst, AIDS Calgary Awareness
               Association, (403) 508-2500 ext. 120
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6712.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      February 27 - March 1
    EVENT:     AMMI CANADA - CACMID ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2008
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel
    CONTACT:   Grace Elasmar, AMMI Canada, Tel. (905) 820-4922, Cell. (416)
               452-4624
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/12/c9106.html

    TIME:      09:15
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC) PRESIDENT JACQUES
               ROGGE VISITS THE RONA VANCOUVER 2010 FABRICATION SHOP
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  1220 East 2nd Ave, Vancouver
    CONTACT:   Margaret Nevin, VANOC Communications, (778) 328-6475; Katie
               Green, VANOC Communications, (778) 328-6473
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6864.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     IOC - COORDINATION COMMISSION CLOSING PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  VANOC Offices - Low-Rise building 3585 Graveley Street,
               Vancouver, BC
    CONTACT:   Margaret Nevin, VANOC Communications, (778) 328-6475; Katie
               Green, VANOC Communications, (778) 328-6473
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6864.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     THE BCAMA HOSTS UNCORKED: THE BRAND BEHIND THE LABEL FOR
               VANCOUVER'S TOP MARKETERS AND BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Heritage Hall, Main Street & 15th Avenue
    CONTACT:   (604) 983-6262
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5497.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT OF 2007 GRADUATE OUTCOMES SURVEY AND FINANCIAL
               LIFE SKILLS PRESENTATION
    CITY:      KELOWNA
    LOCATION:  Hollywood Education Centre, 1040 Hollywood Road
    CONTACT:   Ken Gracey, (604) 899-6577 or (B.C. & Alberta) 1-800-373-6393
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c5184.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MDC PARTNERS INC. CONFERENCE CALL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.mdc-partners.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-416-644-3423 or toll free 1-800-731-5319
    CONTACT:   Donna Granato, Director, Finance & Investor Relations, (646)
               429-1809
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6677.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/07/c8100.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MARCH NETWORKS THIRD QUARTER FISCAL YEAR 08 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2164360
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-6179 or 00 800 2288 3501
    CONTACT:   Peter Wilenius, March Networks Corporation, (613) 591-8181
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/15/c2827.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6761.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     REDLINE COMMUNICATIONS FISCAL 2007 FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR
               END CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca or www.redlinecommunications.com, Investors'
               Page
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3425, 1-800-591-7539 or 00-800-2288-3501
    CONTACT:   Redline Communications: Tom Hearne, Carolyn Anderson, Tel:
               (905) 479-8344; Equicom Group: Craig Armitage, Vanessa
               Beresford, Tel: (416) 815-0700; Canaccord Adams: Chris
               Bowman, Tel: +44 (0)20 7050 6500
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4870.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TRANSFORCE INCOME FUND FOURTH QUARTER AND ANNUAL RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-741-0104
    CONTACT:   Investors: Alain Bédard, Chairman of the Board, President
               and CEO, TransForce Income Fund, (514) 331-4200; Media: John
               Lute, Lute & Company, (416) 929-5883
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4602.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ABITIBIBOWATER CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS FOURTH QUARTER AND
               FULL YEAR 2007 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.abitibibowater.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-898-9626 or 514-868-1042
    CONTACT:   For Investors: Duane Owens, Vice President and Treasurer,
               (864) 282-9488; For Media: Seth Kursman, Vice President,
               Communications and Government Affairs, (514) 394-2398
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/19/c3421.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CIBC ANNUAL MEETING
    INTERNET:  www.cibc.com, About CIBC
    CONTACT:   John Ferren, Vice-President of Investor Relations, (416)
               980-2088; or Mary Lou Frazer, Senior Director of Investor
               and Financial Communications, (416) 980-4111
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/12/c8911.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GMP CAPITAL TRUST ANNOUNCE FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3415 or 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Rocco Colella, Director, Investor Relations, (416) 941-0894
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/05/c7375.html

    TIME:      11:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     TALISMAN ENERGY INC. - 2007 YEAR END RESULTS WEBCAST
    INTERNET:
    http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=104491&s=1&k=599D7CC03514F517E1939D13616829FC
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-9303 or 1-416-644-3419
    CONTACT:   Talisman Energy Inc., David Mann, Senior Manager, Corporate
               & Investor Communications, (403) 237-1196; or Talisman Energy
               Inc., Christopher J. LeGallais, Senior Manager, Investor
               Relations, (403) 237-1957
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c3887.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     ROBERT HALF INTERNATIONAL AND YAHOO! HOT JOBS GENERATION Y
               WEBINAR
    INTERNET:  http://www.hotjobsresources.com/registerw3.htm
    CONTACT:   Jason Chapman, (416) 350-2330, extension 62070
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c5789.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MULLEN GROUP INCOME FUND CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.mullen-group.com or
              http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2152700
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-5774 or 416-644-3422
    CONTACT:   Mr. Murray Mullen, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Mr.
               Stephen Lockwood, President and Co-Chief Executive Officer,
               Mr. David Olson, Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial
               Officer, Tel: (403) 652-8888
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/06/c7826.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6060.html

    TIME:      12:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     HORIZON NORTH LOGISTICS INC. 2007 FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR
               END RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.horizonnorth.ca, webcast link
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-594-3615
    CONTACT:   Ric Peterson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer or Bob
               German, Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer,
               Telephone: (403) 517-4654
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c6112.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     LEARN HOW TO SIMPLY EXPLAIN DIETARY FATS TO CONSUMERS
    INTERNET:  www.ccfn.ca
    CONTACT:   Laurie Weir, Trillium Corporate Communications Inc., Ph:
               (416) 322-3030 ext. 239, Cell: (416) 277-2453
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/27/c6675.html

    TIME:      15:00 - 16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TD BANK FINANCIAL GROUP FIRST-QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
               WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.td.com/investor/earnings.jsp
    PHONE NO.: 416-915-5762 or 1-800-594-3790
    CONTACT:   Nicholas Petter, Corporate Communications, TD Bank Financial
               Group, (416) 308-1861
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8642.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ANVIL MINING YEAR-END 2007 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2137300
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-590-1508 OR 1-416-644-3426
    CONTACT:   Craig Munro, Senior Vice President Corporate & CFO, Tel: +61
               (8) 9481 4700; Robert La Valliere, Vice President Investor
               Relations, Tel: (Office) (514) 448-6664, (Cell) (514) 944-9036
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c5938.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c5944.html

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CIBC EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL/WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.cibc.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-8010 or 1-866-540-8136
    CONTACT:   John Ferren, Vice-President of Investor Relations, (416)
               980-2088; or Mary Lou Frazer, Senior Director of Investor
               and Financial Communications, (416) 980-4111
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/12/c8911.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TUNDRA SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION THIRD QUARTER FISCAL 2008
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2167440
    PHONE NO.: +1.416.644.3424
    CONTACT:   Christa-Lee Munro, Marketing Communications, Tundra
               Semiconductor, (613) 882.2626
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/14/c2537.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SUPERIOR PLUS INCOME FUND 2007 FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.superiorplus.com, "Events and Presentations" section
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7560
    CONTACT:   A. Scott Daniel, Vice-President, Treasurer and Investor
               Relations, Tel: (403) 218-2953, Toll Free: 1-866-490-PLUS
               (7587); or for DRIP inquiries, Leanne Likness, Corporate
               Secretary, Tel: (403) 218-2954
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/04/c7011.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      February 25 - February 28
    EVENT:     ELSEVIER DEMONSTRATES PEDIATRIC NURSING SKILLS
    CITY:      ORLANDO, FL
    LOCATION:  Booth # 2841 at the Healthcare Information and Management
               Systems Society (HIMSS) annual conference
    CONTACT:   Tom Reller, Director, Corporate Relations, (212) 462-1912
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/06/c7238.html

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