CNW Daybook for Thursday, June 19, 2008



    TORONTO, June 18 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      May 1 - July 28
    EVENT:     SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION CANADA, INC. HORIZON. BLIMP TOUR
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for more information
    CONTACT:   Katie Gates, Cohn & Wolfe, (416) 924-5700 ext. 4059; Blair
               Burke, Horizon Blimp Flight Crew, (902) 221-2700 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/01/c3759.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 15 - June 22
    EVENT:     THOUSANDS OF CATHOLICS GATHER AT EUCHARISTIC CONGRESS
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Eucharistic Congress
    CONTACT:   Patrick McCaully, Salt + Light Television Media Relations,
               (416) 855-9427
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/11/c2823.html

    DATE:      June 19 - June 21
    EVENT:     WORLD SUMMIT ON PEDIATRIC AND CONGENITAL HEART SURGERY
               SERVICES EDUCATION AND CARDIAC CARE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Le Centre Sheraton, 1201 Boulevard Rene-Levesque West.
    CONTACT:   Lisa Dutton, Manager, Public Relations and Communications MCH,
               (514) 412-4307
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/17/c4908.html

    DATE:      June 19 - June 22
    EVENT:     THE AMP YOUR GAME NATIONAL GAMING TOUR
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  St-Laurent Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Liz Luzza, Lauren McConnell, PraxisPR, (905) 949-8255 ext.
               222, 227
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7412.html

    DATE:      June 19 - June 22
    EVENT:     SOCIETE DE DEVELOPPEMENT DU BOULEVARD SAINT-LAURENT - MAIN
               MADNESS TAKES OVER SAINT-LAURENT BOULEVARD
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Saint-Laurent Boulevard between Sherbrooke Street and
               Mont-Royal Avenue
    CONTACT:   Gordon Bernstein, Chairman of the Board of Directors, (514)
               286-0334
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/18/c5391.html

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     CONCORDIA STUDENTS PROTEST INTERNATIONAL TUITION FEE HIKE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Corner of Maisonneuve and Guy
    CONTACT:   Elie Chivi, Vice-President Communications, (514) 562-6791;
               Colin Goldfinch, Vice-President External, (514) 562-5214
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/17/c4986.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     SCIENTISTS DELIVER ON STEM CELL THERAPY FOR PULMONARY
               HYPERTENSION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Jewish General Hospital, Lady Davis Institute for Medical
               Research, Bloomfield Lecture Hall, 3999 Côte Ste-Catherine
    CONTACT:   Glenn J. Nashen, Director; Reena Kudhail, Communications
               Specialist Public Affairs & Communications, Jewish General
               Hospital, (514) 340-8222 x 4120
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/17/c5071.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF THE 13TH EDITION OF THE TOUR CIBC CHARLES-BRUNEAU
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  IBM Tower, Winter Garden (Jardin d'Hiver, ground level),
               1250 René-Lévesque Boulevard West
    CONTACT:   Véronique Arsenault, Morin Public Relations, (514) 289-8688,
               extension 227, Cell.: (514) 923-9371
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/18/c5327.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     OFFICE DE CONSULTATION PUBLIQUE DE MONTREAL - PRESENTATION
               OF BRIEFS ON THE MOUNT ROYAL BELT ROAD
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  the offices of the OCPM, 1550 Metcalfe Street, 14th Floor
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell: (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/27/c4806.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 15 - June 19
    EVENT:     ONTARIO SCIENCE CENTRE HOSTS THE FIFTH SCIENCE CENTRE WORLD
               CONGRESS (5SCWC)
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Anna Relyea, Associate Director, Strategic Communications,
               (416) 696-3273; Christine Crosbie, Media Relations Officer,
               (416) 696-3191
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/14/c8306.html

    DATE:      June 16 - June 27
    EVENT:     20 JOURNEYS PHOTO EXHIBIT AT TORONTO REFERENCE LIBRARY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge Street, Main Floor
    CONTACT:   Lillian Manea, Communications Manager, TRIEC, (416) 944-1946
               x 240; Blaine McKenzie, Communications Officer, Toronto Public
               Library, (416) 393-7219
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/02/c5486.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 14:30
    EVENT:     LAW SOCIETY PRESENTS HONORARY DOCTORATES AT TORONTO CALL TO
               THE BAR CEREMONIES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Roy Thompson Hall, 60 Simcoe Street
    CONTACT:   Susan Tonkin, (416) 947-7605; Helen Stone, (416) 947-7625
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/16/c4360.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     TRILLIUM POWER WIND CORPORATION MAKES ANNOUNCEMENT AT ONTARIO
               PLACE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Atlantis Pavilion, Skyline Room, Ontario Place, 955 Lake Shore
               Boulevard West
    CONTACT:   Katherine Stoneman, (416) 642-3100
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/17/c5078.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CENTRE FOR POLICY ALTERNATIVES RELEASES REPORT ON
               AFGHANISTAN GAS PIPELINE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  130S, Charles Lynch Room, Centre Block, House of Commons
    CONTACT:   Kerri-Anne Finn, CCPA Communications Officer, (613) 563-1341
               ext. 306
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/18/c5418.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     MICROPLANET TECHNOLOGY CORP. ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Bennett Jones LLP, 3400 One First Canadian Place
    CONTACT:   Bruce Lisanti, President & CEO, Tel: (206) 625-0851; Gerry
               Wimmer, Tel: (416) 360-8895, Toll Free: 1-888-894-8222
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/23/c4030.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 13:45
    EVENT:     RECEPTION AND SCREENING FOR "BLINDERS" AT THE REELHEART
               INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Reception at the Toronto Humane Society at 11 River St.,
               Screening at University of Toronto Innis College - Theatre
               222, 2nd Floor - Innis Town Hall, Innis College, 2 Sussex
               Street, U of T Campus
    CONTACT:   Lee Oliver, Senior Communicator, The Toronto Humane Society,
               Tel: (416) 392-2273, ext 2149, Cell: (416) 984-3097
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/16/c4422.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:30
    EVENT:     TD CHALLENGE BBQ IN SUPPORT OF ONTARIO MARCH OF DIMES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TD Centre Courtyard (immediately west of Bay and King Streets)
    CONTACT:   Ruth Kapelus, Ontario March of Dimes, P: (416) 425-3463 ext.
               7254; Kate Fitzsimmons, TD Bank Financial Group, P: (416)
               307-6661
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/17/c4968.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     PUBLIC SERVICE ALLIANCE OF CANADA MEMBERS MARCH ON TREASURY
               BOARD HEADQUARTERS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  L'Esplanade Laurier; Speakers will be located on Laurier
               Street West between Bank and O'Connor
    CONTACT:   Denis Boivin, PSAC Communications, (613) 222-4617
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/18/c5436.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     SUNCOR ENERGY JOB-RELATED OPEN HOUSE
    CITY:      THUNDER BAY
    LOCATION:  Travelodge Thunder Bay, 698 W Arthur Street
    CONTACT:   Shawn Davis, (403) 920-8379
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/11/c3046.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     ECONOMIC CLUB OF CANADA MEDIA ACCREDITATION DEADLINE FOR
               JOHN MCCAIN EVENT
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  event takes place June 20th at Fairmont Chateau Laurier -
               send request to media@ecot.ca
    CONTACT:   Nicolee Tattersall, Economic Club of Canada, (416) 306-0899
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/18/c5557.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     ST. JOHN AMBULANCE HONOURS VOLUNTEERS THROUGHOUT 125TH
               ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS - VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION RECEPTION
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Army Officer's Mess (149 Somerset St. W, East of Elgin)
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Lavoie,  1-888-840-5646 ext 228
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/18/c5310.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      21:20
    EVENT:     SPEECH BY MARK CARNEY, GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF CANADA
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Imperial Ballroom,  Hyatt Regency Calgary, 700 Centre Street
               SE
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/June2008/16/c4308.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      18:30 - 21:00
    EVENT:     VANOC GAME PLAN 2008 - PACIFIC COLISEUM
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Hastings Park Community Centre Gymnasium, 3096 East Hastings
               Street
    CONTACT:   vancouver2010.com
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/17/c5116.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 - 12:30 Mountain
    EVENT:     ENCANA WEBCASTS INVESTOR DAYS 2008
    INTERNET:  http://events.onlinebroadcasting.com/encana/061908/index.php
    CONTACT:   EnCana Corporate Communications, Investor contact: Paul Gagne,
               Vice-President, Investor Relations, (403) 645-4737;Susan Grey,
               Manager, Investor Relations, (403) 645-4751; Ryder McRitchie,
               Manager, Investor Relations, (403) 645-2007; Media contact:
               Alan Boras, Manager, Media Relations, (403) 645-4747
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/17/c4337.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AEROPLAN INCOME FUND'S ANNUAL AND SPECIAL MEETING OF
               UNITHOLDERS
    INTERNET:
   
http://events.startcast.com/events/launch.asp?EventID=643386F6-FFBE-4263-B249-
9021E209E401
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-540-8136 or (416) 641-6112
    NOTES:     A slide presentation intended for simultaneous viewing with
               the conference call will be available June 19, 2008, at
               http://corp.aeroplan.com/results.cfm.
    CONTACT:   Media: Michèle Meier, (514) 205-7028; JoAnne Hayes, (416)
               352-3706; Analysts: Trish Moran, (416) 352-3728
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/30/c6287.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     BRIAN GRASSBY, VICE PRESIDENT AND COMPTROLLER, CANADIAN
               PACIFIC, ADDRESSES THE MERRILL LYNCH GLOBAL TRANSPORTATION
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.cpr.ca
    CONTACT:   Leslie Pidcock, Tel.: (403) 319-6878
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/12/c2584.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ISOTECHNIKA ANNUAL GENERAL AND SPECIAL MEETING WEBCAST
    INTERNET:     
http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2312200
               or www.isotechnika.com
    CONTACT:   Stephanie Gillis-Paulgaard, Director, Corporate
               Communications, Isotechnika Inc., Phone: (780) 909-4661
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/17/c4643.html
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/17/c4971.html

    TIME:      12:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     WESTERN CANADIAN COAL FOURTH QUARTER 2008 AND FISCAL YEAR 2008
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.westerncoal.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415, 1-800-732-9303
    CONTACT:   David Jan, Manager, Investor Relations & Corporate
               Development, Phone: (604) 608-2692
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/16/c4391.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      10:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     MEDICAGO INC. PRESENTS ITS SOLUTION FOR PRODUCTION OF PANDEMIC
               FLU VACCINES AT THE 2008 BIO INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION
    CITY:      SAN DIEGO
    LOCATION:  San Diego Convention Center, Room 29B
    CONTACT:   Andy Sheldon, President and CEO, (418) 658-9393
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/16/c3927.html

    TIME:      13:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     HAEMACURE PRESENTS AT THE BIOINTERNATIONAL CONVENTION
    CITY:      SAN DIEGO
    LOCATION:  Room 3 of the San Diego Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Haemacure Corporation: Joseph Galli, Chairman and CEO, (514)
               990-7074; Diane Roch, Director, Communications, (514) 282-3350
               ext. 27, Cell.: (514) 952-3350
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/13/c3721.html
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    <B>INTERNATIONAL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     HERITAGE OIL ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    CITY:      ST. HELIER, JERSEY
    LOCATION:  22 Grenville Street
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations/PR - Europe: Bell Pottinger Corporate &
               Financial, Nick Lambert, Andrew Benbow, Tel: +44 (0) 20 7861
               3232; Canada: CHF Investor Relations, Cathy Hume, Lindsay
               Carpenter, (416) 868-1079 x231, x239; Heritage Oil Limited:
               Tony Buckingham, Paul Atherton, Tel: +44 (0) 1534 873 000,
               +41 91 973 1800, (403) 234-9974
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/17/c4571.html

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