CNW Daybook for Thursday, January 29, 2009



    TORONTO, Jan. 28 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      January 26 - January 30
    EVENT:     ASSOCIATION DES AGENCES DE PUBLICITE DU QUEBEC (AAPQ) - THE
               FIRST ADVERTISING WEEK IN CANADA
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal Science Centre
    CONTACT:   Johanne Lépine and François Légaré, Media Relations, Torchia
               Communications, (514) 288-8290, ext. 234 and 222; Marie-Luce
               Ouellet, Communications Director, Association des agences de
               publicité du Québec (AAPQ), (514) 848-1732, ext. 201
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/06/c5353.html

    DATE:      January 29 - February 2
    EVENT:     10TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BOAT AND WATER SPORTS SHOW
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Bonaventure
    CONTACT:   Marie-Claude Leroux, Morin Relations Publiques, (514)
               289-8688, ext. 224, Cell: (514) 705-5897; Rosalie Lemelin,
               Morin Relations Publiques, (514) 289-8688, ext. 231, Cell:
               (514) 475-5161
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/28/c3654.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     DOUGLAS MENTAL HEALTH UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE - CONSEQUENCES OF
               CLIMATE CHANGE ON BRAIN DEVELOPMENT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Bowerman Room,
               Dobell Pavilion, 6875 LaSalle Blvd., Borough of Verdun
    NOTES:     Journalists are asked to confirm their attendance by
               contacting: Marie france Coutu
    CONTACT:   Marie france Coutu, (514) 761-6131, ext. 2769, Cell: (514)
               835-3236
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/23/c2296.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     NEWS CONFERENCE FOR THE 2009 BOAT AND WATER SPORTS SHOW
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Bonaventure, level 200
    NOTES:     Photo op: Private tour of the Boat Show before public opening
    CONTACT:   Marie-Claude Leroux, Morin Relations Publiques, (514)
               289-8688, ext. 224, Cell: (514) 705-5897; Rosalie Lemelin,
               Morin Relations Publiques, (514) 289-8688, ext. 231, Cell:
               (514) 475-5161
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/28/c3654.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     TEMBEC MEDIA BRIEFING IMMEDIATELY PRECEDING ITS ANNUAL GENERAL
               MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Montreal Bonaventure, St. Pierre Room, 900 de La
               Gauchetière Blvd. West
    CONTACT:   Richard Fahey, Vice President, Communications and Public
               Affairs, (514) 871-2304
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/22/c9261.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     OPEN-HOUSE DAY FROM THE 12E REGIMENT BLINDE DU CANADA FOR
               THE RESIDENTS OF LA TUQUE
    CITY:      LA TUQUE
    LOCATION:  Municipal Social Center, 500, Lucien-Filion Street
    CONTACT:   Captain Kevin Bellefontaine, 12e Régiment blindé du Canada,
               (418) 844-5000, ext 5641, Cell phone: (418) 655-4288
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/January2009/23/c2142.html

    TIME:      20:00
    EVENT:     LOVE HATE SET TO OPEN ITS FIRST INTERNATIONAL BAR
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  corner of Notre-Dame Est and Place Jacques Cartier, in Old
               Montreal
    CONTACT:   Sarah Bromley, Love Hate Montreal, (514) 622-9000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c8655.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      December 6 - January 31
    EVENT:     EXHIBITION: MIKE DISFARMER - VINTAGE PRINTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Stephen Bulger Gallery, 1026 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Stephen Bulger Gallery, (416) 504-0575
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2008/09/c4742.html

    DATE:      January 25 - January 29
    EVENT:     SPRING 2009 CGTA GIFT SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  International Centre, 6900 Airport Road; Congress Centre South
               and new North Building, 650 Dixon Road
    CONTACT:   Chantal Richard, Idea Workshop, (416) 504-3977 ext. 23
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/23/c9822.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/25/c9837.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 14:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN MARKETING ASSOCIATION BUSINESS OF IDEAS FORUM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Royal York Hotel
    CONTACT:   Ed Cartwright, Senior Director, Communications, Tel: (416)
               644-3760
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/23/c2147.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     FIRST-EVER ZANTAC® CHILI CHALLENGE COOK-OFF
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Calphalon Culinary Centre, 425 King St. West
    CONTACT:   Angie Di Rezze or Julia Alter, Edelman Public Relations, (416)
               979-1120
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/12/c6475.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     IMPROVING ACCESS TO FAMILY HEALTH CARE AND EMERGENCY ROOM
               PERFORMANCE TECHNICAL BRIEFING
    CITY:      GRIMSBY
    LOCATION:  Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant LHIN 264 Main Street East
    CONTACT:   Andrew Morrison, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, (416)
               314-6197
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/27/c2888.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     ROYAL BOTANICAL GARDENS UNVEILS THE CAMILLA AND PETER DALGLISH
               ATRIUM
    CITY:      BURLINGTON
    LOCATION:  RBG Centre, 680 Plains Rd. W.
    CONTACT:   Lee Oliver, Manager, Communications & Public Relations,
               Office: (905) 527-1158, ext. 223
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/26/c2824.html

    TIME:      14:30 - 16:30
    EVENT:     SOPEXA CANADA - RESULTS OF THE STUDY "CURRENT TRENDS IN THE
               INTERNATIONAL WINE AND SPIRITS MARKET AND OUTLOOK TO 2012"
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Suites at 1 King Street West
    NOTES:     host: Mr. Xavier de Eizaguirre, Chairman of Vinexpo
    CONTACT:   Ann Marie Koumettou, Sopexa Canada, (416) 921 8400 ext. 2008
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/20/c8910.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN JOURNALISM FOUNDATION HOSTS PANEL DISCUSSION - THE
               CASE OF MAHER ARAR AND LAPSED MEDIA ETHICS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Alumni Hall, Victoria College, University of Toronto,
               91 Charles St. W.
    NOTES:     guests must register at: http://cjfmaherarar.eventbrite.com
    CONTACT:   Heather McCall, Programs Manager, CJF, (416) 955-0630
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/21/c9400.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/28/c3540.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     7TH EDITION OF THE BRIDGESTONE PHOTO CONTEST
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  NAIT HP Centre, 10504 Princess Elizabeth Avenue (@ 106
               Street), Telus Communications Centre (W202), Second Floor
    CONTACT:   Paul Vaillancourt, Torchia Communications, (514) 996-6224
               (cell - on site); William Samman, Torchia Communications,
               (514) 288-8290, ext. 213
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/26/c2645.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 21:30
    EVENT:     CLEAN AIR STRATEGIC ALLIANCE HOSTS PUBLIC CONSULTATION TO
               REVIEW THE 2003 EMISSIONS MANAGEMENT FRAMEWORK FOR THE ALBERTA
               ELECTRICITY SECTOR
    CITY:      DUFFIELD
    LOCATION:  Keephills Community Hall, 15A - 51515 Range Road 32A
    CONTACT:   Sharon Hawrelak, APR, Communications Manager, Clean Air
               Strategic Alliance, Direct phone: (780) 644-5203, Mobile
               phone: (780) 720-4668
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/21/c8841.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      January 27 - January 29
    EVENT:     NATIONAL FIRST NATIONS HEALTH MANAGERS FORUM
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Wall Centre
    CONTACT:   Karyn Pugliese, Health and Social Communications, Cell (613)
               292-1877
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/26/c2580.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     12TH ANNUAL CANADIAN FINANCING FORUM
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Vancouver, 655 Burrard Street
    CONTACT:   Media Contact: Stephanie Leung, Communications Coordinator,
               British Columbia Innovation Council, (604) 602-5249,
               1-800-665-7222
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/28/c3625.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     RON PARKS' REVIEW OF COSTING AND EVALUATION OF PUBLIC PRIVATE
               PARTNERSHIP NEWS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Pavilion 1-2, Empire Landmark Hotel, 1400 Robson Street
    CONTACT:   Roseanne Moran, CUPE Communications, (778) 835-7537
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/26/c2776.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     THE CASH STORE FINANCIAL SERVICES INC. - 2009 SECOND QUARTER
               RESULTS WEBCAST AND CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2519660
    PHONE NO.: (800) 732-9303
    CONTACT:   Gordon J. Reykdal, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Cash
               Store Financial, (780) 408-5118; or Michael J.L. Thompson,
               Senior Vice President and Corporate Secretary, Cash Store
               Financial, (780) 408-5595
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/28/c3245.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/22/c9823.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     EXCO TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED HOSTS A CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS
               FIRST QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.excocorp.com or www.q1234.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3417 or toll free 1-800-731-6941
    CONTACT:   Paul Riganelli, Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial
               Officer, Telephone: (905) 477-3065
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/28/c3708.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SONOMAX UPDATE AND CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-365-1119
    CONTACT:   Nick Laperle, President, Sonomax Hearing Healthcare Inc.,
               (514) 932-2674
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/28/c3395.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     IMPROVING ACCESS TO FAMILY HEALTH CARE AND EMERGENCY ROOM
               PERFORMANCE TECHNICAL BRIEFING
    PHONE NO.: (416) 343-2659, Toll-free: 1-866-440-8941, Conference ID:
               5920592
    CONTACT:   Andrew Morrison, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, (416)
               314-6197
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/27/c2888.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     20-20 TECHNOLOGIES CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS FOURTH
               QUARTER AND FISCAL 2008 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.2020technologies.com
    PHONE NO.: (514) 807-8791, 1-800-731-5319
    CONTACT:   Rick Leckner, MaisonBrison, (514) 731-0000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/26/c2603.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TEMBEC - FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR THE FIRST QUARTER
    INTERNET:  www.tembec.com
    CONTACT:   Richard Fahey, Vice President, Communications and Public
               Affairs, (514) 871-2304
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/22/c9265.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      January 29 - January 31
    EVENT:     PAUL HAGGIS SPEAKS AT HISTORY MAKERS INTERNATIONAL SUMMIT
    CITY:      NEW YORK
    LOCATION:  Marriott Downtown
    CONTACT:   Nuria Bronfman, (416) 434-7431
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2008/26/c4177.html

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