CNW Daybook for Thursday, June 11, 2009



    TORONTO, June 10 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      June 8 - June 12
    EVENT:     TWO GROUPS OF SAILORS FROM HMCS HALIFAX RUN ACROSS NOVA SCOTIA
               TO RAISE AWARENESS AND FUNDS FOR CHILDREN'S WISH
    CITY:      MULTIPLE CITIES, PLEASE SEE RELEASE
    LOCATION:  Multiple locations, please see release
    CONTACT:   Cheryl Matthews, Chapter Director - Nova Scotia, The
               Children's Wish Foundation of Canada, o: (902) 492-0025, c:
               (902) 229-9474
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4011.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 8 - June 11
    EVENT:     15TH EDITION OF THE INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC FORUM OF THE
               AMERICAS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Bonaventure Hilton Hotel
    NOTES:     To attend the event, journalists, photographers and media
               technical staff must obtain accreditation by contacting
               André Bouthillier.
    CONTACT:   André Bouthillier, Media Relations Director, (514) 732-4114,
               (514) 895-0127 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/18/c9787.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/28/c5825.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/07/c3881.html

    DATE:      June 11
    EVENT:     BACARDI LAUNCHES THE NEW LOVE FLAVOUR
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Koko Restaurant + Bar
    CONTACT:   Pierre-Olivier Trempe, producer, (514) 567-6071
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/13/c3608.html

    DATE:      June 11 - June 13
    EVENT:     CANADIAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION ANNUAL CONVENTION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth
    CONTACT:   Linda McPhee, Director of Communications and Stakeholder
               Relations, Canadian Psychological Association, (613) 237-2144
               ext. 325; cell: (613) 218-3415
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c3854.html

    DATE:      June 11 - June 14
    EVENT:     DESJARDINS PRESENTS AN ALL-NEW PHOTO EXHIBIT CELEBRATING THE
               25TH ANNIVERSARY OF CIRQUE DU SOLEIL
    CITY:      LAVAL
    LOCATION:  Carrefour Laval
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Genest, Advisor, Information and Media Relations,
               Desjardins Group, (514) 281-7275, 1-866-866-7000, ext. 7275
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c3032.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CVTECH GROUP INC.'S ANNUAL GENERAL AND SPECIAL MEETING OF
               SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Salons 4 and 5 of the Centre Sheraton Montréal, 1201 René
               Lévesque Blvd West
    CONTACT:   Martin Goulet, CFA, MaisonBrison, (514) 731-0000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/10/c5095.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     GOVERNOR GENERAL'S CUP CROSS CANADA CENTENNIAL FLIGHT -
               PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MIRABEL
    LOCATION:  Hélibellule 12655, rue Service A-4, Aéroport de Mirabel
    CONTACT:   Catherine Tobenas, President, International Air Rally,
               Aviation Connection Event coordinator, (450) 969-2247
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/10/c5177.html

    TIME:      13:50
    EVENT:     MARK CARNEY, GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF CANADA, SPEAKS AT THE
               15TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC FORUM OF THE AMERICAS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Bonaventure Hotel, Westmount/Outremont Room, 900 de la
               Gauchetière West
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4146.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY'S JOHN MOLSON SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
               CELEBRATES THE 2009 GRADUATING CLASS OF THE KENNETH WOODS
               PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT PROGRAM
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Club Sportif MAA, 2070 Peel Street
    CONTACT:   Mai-Gee Hum, Communications Officer, John Molson School of
               Business, Concordia University, (514) 848-2424 ext. 4142,
               Cell: (514) 466-0088
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/10/c5042.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 6 - August 2
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK CARIBANA FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Various - please see URL for details
    CONTACT:   Stephen Weir, Scotiabank Caribana Publicist, (416) 391-5608;
               Alicia Sealey, Scotiabank Caribana Publicist, (416) 599-0664;
               Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/21/c3407.html

    DATE:      June 8 - June 11
    EVENT:     TEAMSTERS CANADA 10TH CONVENTION
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Château Laurier
    NOTES:     Journalists who wish to be accredited must contact
               Mr. Stéphane Lacroix, director of communications for Teamsters
               Canada, at 514-609-5101 or via email at
               slacroix@teamsters.ca.
    CONTACT:   Stéphane Lacroix, Director of Communications, Teamsters
               Canada, (514) 609-5101
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/09/c2964.html

    DATE:      June 11 - June 14
    EVENT:     UPPER CANADA VILLAGE MEDIEVAL FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MORRISBURG
    LOCATION:  Upper Canada Village, Exit 758 off Highway 401
    CONTACT:   Jancis Sommerville, Upper Canada Village Marketing Officer,
               (613) 543-3704, ext 2495
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c3795.html

    TIME:      05:30
    EVENT:     ASSEMBLY OF FIRST NATIONS - NATIONAL DAY OF RECONCILIATION
               MARKING THE FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF THE PRIME MINISTER'S APOLOGY
               TO RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL SURVIVORS AND THEIR FAMILIES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Victoria Island in Ottawa River (behind National Library)
    NOTES:     Media are invited to film the Pipe Ceremony.
    CONTACT:   Bryan Hendry, Senior Policy Advisor, Assembly of First
               Nations, (613) 241-6789, ext. 229, cell: (613) 293-6106; Don
               Kelly, A/Communications Director, Assembly of First Nations,
               (613) 241-6789, ext. 334, cell: (613) 292-2787
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/10/c5111.html

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     FINANCIAL SERVICES DELEGATION IN TORONTO TO RAISE AWARENESS OF
               INVESTMENT AND CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN EDMONTON, ALBERTA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Various locations, please see URL for details.
    CONTACT:   Media Profile, Lesley MacDonald, Patrick Erlich, David
               Israelson, Phone: (416) 504-8464, Cells: David: (414)
               918-4611, Patrick: (416) 318-3821, Lesley: (780) 884-7972
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4197.html

    TIME:      09:15
    EVENT:     THE RECESSION RELIEF COALITION RELEASES BULLETIN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  588 Queen Street West. St Christopher House, The Meeting Place
               - NW corner Queen and Bathurst, (Entrance on Bathurst)
    CONTACT:   John Stapleton, (416) 988-5936; Ann Fitzpatrick, (416)
               924-4646 x 3482, Cell - (416) 602-4499
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/10/c5065.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/09/c4771.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL RIBBON-CUTTING CEREMONY FOR THE SIMCOE WAVEDECK
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queens Quay Blvd. just west of Simcoe St. and Harbourfront
               Centre
    CONTACT:   Samantha Gileno, Waterfront Toronto Manager, Project
               Communications, (416) 271-1316
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/09/c4698.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     LAKEHEAD UNIVERSITY BREAKS GROUND ON ITS PERMANENT LOCATION
               IN ORILLIA
    CITY:      ORILLIA
    LOCATION:  Line 15, near the intersection of Old Barrie Road
    NOTES:     Drs. Gilbert and Fedderson will be available for media
               interviews at the groundbreaking ceremony
    CONTACT:   Kim Goggins, media relations, (705) 345-4581 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c3714.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     RALLY TO TRY AND BRING PUBLIC ATTENTION TO THE ISSUES IN
               FIRST NATION EDUCATION
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  Victoria Park
    CONTACT:   Grand Chief Randall Phillips, Association of Iroquois and
               Allied Indians, (519) 434-2761
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/10/c5303.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     NATIONAL DAY OF RECONCILIATION FOR CANADA'S FIRST NATIONS:
               FORMER CAW PRESIDENT BUZZ HARGROVE WILL JOIN ASSEMBLY OF FIRST
               NATIONS NATIONAL CHIEF PHIL FONTAINE ON PARLIAMENT HILL
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   CAW's Terry Farrell, cell, (416) 662-0112 or John McClyment,
               CAW Communications, (416) 495-3766
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/10/c5077.html

    TIME:      14:30
    EVENT:     STEELWORKERS' LEO GERARD RECEIVES HONORARY DEGREE
    CITY:      GUELPH
    LOCATION:  University of Guelph, Gryphon Dome
    CONTACT:   Bob Gallagher, USW, (416) 544-5966, (416) 434-2221
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c3181.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     SUNIL GUPTA - MR MALHOTRA'S PARTY  - RECEPTION FOR THE ARTIST
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  1026 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Stephen Bulger Gallery, 1026 Queen Street West, (416) 504-0575
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/02/c8746.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      09:00 - 10:00
    EVENT:     SASKATCHEWAN'S CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY MEETS TO ADDRESS TODAY'S
               AND TOMORROW'S WORKFORCE NEEDS
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Delta Regina, Tuscany Room, 1919 Saskatchewan Drive
    CONTACT:   Scott Brownrigg, Sussex Strategy Group, (416) 277-8847;
               Rosemary Sparks, Construction Sector Council, (416) 271-2633
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/09/c4292.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      June 9 - June 11
    EVENT:     GO-EXPO: GAS AND OIL EXPOSITION
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Stampede Park
    CONTACT:   Hilary Faktor, Brookline Public Relations for GO-EXPO 2009,
               W: (403) 538-5641 ext. 107, C: (403) 969-6983
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4041.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     FREE, PUBLIC SKIN CANCER SCREENINGS OFFERED BY CALGARY
               DERMATOLOGISTS
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Killarney Aquatic & Recreation Centre, 1919 - 29 St. SW
    CONTACT:   Sue Sherlock, Communications Officer, Sun Awareness Program,
               Canadian Dermatology Association, Office: (604) 985-9184,
               Cell: (604) 551-2597
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c3983.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      June 8 - June 12
    EVENT:     ONTARIO NURSES DISCUSS WORKPLACE VIOLENCE, PANDEMIC
               PREPAREDNESS AND MORE AT NATIONAL NURSES' UNION CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Hotel
    CONTACT:   Ontario Nurses' Association, Sheree Bond, (416) 964-8833,
               ext. 2430, Cellular: (416) 986-8240; Melanie Levenson, (416)
               964-8833, ext. 2369
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c9975.html

    DATE:      June 9 - June 12
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN PAYROLL ASSOCIATION - 27TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE
               AND TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Empress Hotel & Victoria Conference Centre
    NOTES:     Media must pre-register by contacting Wendy McLean-Cobban at
               416-487-3380 x 111 or wendy@payroll.ca
    CONTACT:   Wendy McLean-Cobban, CMP, The Canadian Payroll Association,
               Tel: (416) 487-3380 ext. 111, Toll Free: 1-800-387-4693
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/02/c2158.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     PROPOSED PROSPERITY GOLD-COPPER MINE PROJECT - PUBLIC
               INFORMATION SESSION
    CITY:      STONE RESERVE #1
    LOCATION:  Youth Center House, 6625 Taseko Lake Rd,
    CONTACT:   Media may contact: Lucille Jamault, Senior Communications
               Advisor, Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, (613)
               957-0434
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7865.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     PROPOSED PROSPERITY GOLD-COPPER MINE PROJECT - PUBLIC
               INFORMATION SESSION
    CITY:      TOOSEY RESERVE
    LOCATION:  Toosey Band Office
    CONTACT:   Media may contact: Lucille Jamault, Senior Communications
               Advisor, Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, (613)
               957-0434
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7865.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     PROPOSED PROSPERITY GOLD-COPPER MINE PROJECT - PUBLIC
               INFORMATION SESSION
    CITY:      WILLIAMS LAKE
    LOCATION:  Pioneer Complex, Room 119, 351 Hodgson Road
    CONTACT:   Media may contact: Lucille Jamault, Senior Communications
               Advisor, Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, (613)
               957-0434
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7865.html
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    <B>NUNAVUT</B>

    DATE:      June 11
    EVENT:     CANADA GOOSE RE

SOURCE CENTRE LAUNCH EVENT CITY: POND INLET LOCATION: Northern CONTACT: images and/or interview opportunities, please contact: Nadia Angeloni, Canada Goose, (416) 780-9850, Ext 285 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/10/c4794.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B> TIME: 08:30 Eastern EVENT: MARCH NETWORKS FOURTH QUARTER AND FISCAL YEAR 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2688400 PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7560 or 00 800 2288 3501 CONTACT: Peter Wilenius, March Networks Corporation, (613) 591-8181 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/05/c3215.html TIME: 09:00 Eastern EVENT: WEST 49 INC. FISCAL 2010 FIRST QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2695220 PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3420 or 1-800-594-3615 CONTACT: Rhonda Biddix, CFO and Corporate Secretary, West 49 Inc., (905) 336-5454 ext. 224; Trevor Heisler, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 270 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c2865.html TIME: 09:30 Eastern EVENT: MDS INC. SECOND-QUARTER 2009 ANALYST CONFERENCE CALL/WEBCAST INTERNET: www.mdsinc.com CONTACT: MEDIA: Paul Stulberg, (905) 267-4222, ext. 32265; INVESTORS: Kim Lee, (905) 267-4230 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c2523.html TIME: 09:45 Eastern EVENT: CN'S EXECUTIVE VICE-PRESIDENT OPERATIONS ADDRESSES THE BANK OF AMERICA AND MERRILL LYNCH GLOBAL TRANSPORTATION CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.cn.ca/en/investors-webcasts-events.shtml CONTACT: Media: Bryan Tucker, Senior Manager, Public Affairs and Media Relations, (514) 399-6450; Investors: Robert Noorigian, Vice-President, Investor Relations, (514) 399-0052 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c2725.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: XCEED MORTGAGE FISCAL 2009 SECOND-QUARTER RESULTS INTERNET: www.xceedmortgage.com PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or 1-800-731-6941 CONTACT: Investor and Media Relations: Richard Wertheim, Wertheim + Company Inc., (416) 594-1600 or (416) 518-8479 cell URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c3239.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: TRANSAT A.T. INC. - RESULTS OF SECOND QUARTER 2009 INTERNET: www.transat.com PHONE NO.: 1-877-922-4773, (514) 392-1478 CONTACT: Media: Pierre Tessier, (514) 987-1616, extension 4662; Financial Analysts: Nelson Gentiletti, Interim Chief Financial Officer, (514) 987-1660 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c3202.html TIME: 10:30 Eastern EVENT: CANADIAN PACIFIC ADDRESSES BANK OF AMERICA AND MERRILL LYNCH 2009 GLOBAL TRANSPORTATION CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.cpr.ca CONTACT: Media: Mike LoVecchio, Senior Manager - Media Relations, Canadian Pacific, (778) 772-9636 cell, (416) 814-0948 24/7 Media Pager; Investment Community: Janet Weiss, Assistant Vice President, Investor Relations, Canadian Pacific, Tel.: (403) 319-3591 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/03/c2569.html TIME: 13:50 Eastern EVENT: MARK CARNEY, GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF CANADA, SPEAKS AT THE 15TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC FORUM OF THE AMERICAS INTERNET: www.bankofcanada.ca/en/real CONTACT: Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4146.html TIME: 14:00 Eastern EVENT: K-BRO LINEN INCOME FUND ANNUAL MEETING OF UNITHOLDERS INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2697860 CONTACT: Linda McCurdy, President & CEO, K-Bro Linen Income Fund, Phone: (780) 453-5218; Doug Thomson, FCA, Vice-President & CFO, K-Bro Linen Income Fund, Phone: (780) 453-5218 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/09/c4670.html TIME: 14:00 Eastern EVENT: 20-20 TECHNOLOGIES DISCUSSES ITS SECOND QUARTER RESULTS INTERNET: www.2020technologies.com PHONE NO.: (514) 807-8791, 1-800-732-9307 CONTACT: Rick Leckner, MaisonBrison, (514) 731-0000 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c2756.html TIME: 14:05 Eastern EVENT: WESTJET PRESENTS AT THE 2009 GLOBAL TRANSPORTATION CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.veracast.com/webcasts/bas/transportation09/id47211207.cfm CONTACT: WestJet Media Relations, 1-888-WJ 4 NEWS (1-888-954-6397); WestJet Investor Relations, 1-877-493-7853 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/09/c4563.html TIME: 15:00 Pacific EVENT: MDC PARTNERS PRESENTS AT THE CSFB GLOBAL MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS CONVERGENCE CONFERENCE INTERNET: www.mdc-partners.com/investors CONTACT: Donna Granato, Director, Finance & Investor Relations, (646) 429-1809 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/03/c2757.html TIME: 16:15 Eastern EVENT: TRANSCONTINENTAL INC. - SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: www.transcontinental.com PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or 1-800-733-7571 CONTACT: Jennifer F. McCaughey, Director, Investor Relations, (514) 954-4000 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/01/c9635.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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