CNW Daybook for Thursday, March 13, 2008



    TORONTO, March 13 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      March 13 - March 14
    EVENT:     2008 AITS ANNUAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Centre Mont-Royal
    CONTACT:   Valérie Molenaar, Enigma communications, (514) 982-0308, ext.
               211, Cell: (514) 825-0308,
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/10/c9974.html

    TIME:      07:30 - 09:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES DIANE
               GIARD, SENIOR VICE-PRESIDENT, QUEBEC AND EASTERN ONTARIO
               REGION, SCOTIABANK
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  OMNI Mont-Royal, 1050 Sherbrooke Street West
    CONTACT:   and registration: Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media
               relations, Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal,
               (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/12/c3253.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CADET BIATHLON CHAMPIONSHIPS 2008
    CITY:      VALCARTIER
    LOCATION:  Myriam Bédard Biathlon Centre at Canadian Forces Base
               Valcartier
    CONTACT:   Captain Normand Gonthier, (418) 670-6746
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/07/c2001.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      March 10 - March 14
    EVENT:     MARCH BREAK AT DEVONSHIRE MALL - EXCITING ACTIVITIES FOR THE
               FAMILY
    CITY:      WINDSOR
    LOCATION:  Devonshire Mall, 3100 Howard Ave.
    CONTACT:   Media Contact: Anna Ng, The Idea Workshop Limited,
               (416) 504-3977 ext. 29
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/10/c9642.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     'TAP INTO SPRING' AT THE ANNUAL SUGARBUSH MAPLE SYRUP
               FESTIVAL
    CITY:      WOODBRIDGE
    LOCATION:  Kortright Centre for Conservation: 9550 Pine Valley Drive,
               south of Major Mackenzie Drive, west of Highway 400
    CONTACT:   Brown & Cohen Communications & Public Affairs Inc.,
               (416) 484-1132; Rowena Calpito, ext. 4; Wendy Kauffman, ext 3
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9742.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     'TAP INTO SPRING' AT THE ANNUAL SUGARBUSH MAPLE SYRUP
               FESTIVAL
    CITY:      STOUFFVILLE
    LOCATION:  Bruce's Mill Conservation Park: south side of Stouffville
               Road, east of Warden Avenue
    CONTACT:   Brown & Cohen Communications & Public Affairs Inc.,
               (416) 484-1132; Rowena Calpito ext. 4; Wendy Kauffman ext 3
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9742.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     NEW TREATMENT AVAILABLE FOR ONTARIO'S VISUALLY IMPAIRED
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  CNIB, Conference Centre, Room 126, 1929 Bayview Avenue
    CONTACT:   Laurel Ostfield, Minister's Office, (416) 212-4048; Joanne
               Woodward Fraser, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care,
               (416) 314-6197
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/12/c3442.html

    TIME:      13:10
    EVENT:     MARK CARNEY, THE GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF CANADA, WILL SPEAK
               BEFORE THE TORONTO BOARD OF TRADE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Downtown Centre, 1 First Canadian Place, Adelaide Street
               Entrance
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/March2008/10/c2517.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      March 13
    EVENT:     ALBERTA DIVISION CONVENTION - IN CALGARY: CUPE NATIONAL
               PRESIDENT CHALLENGES UNDER FUNDING, PRIVATIZATION OF PUBLIC
               SERVICES
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Coast Plaza Hotel
    CONTACT:   Audra Williams, Alberta Communications Representative,
               (780) 504-2837 (cell); Louise Leclair, Director, CUPE
               Communications, (613) 314-7199 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/12/c3481.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      06:45 - 08:30
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER CANUCKS MASCOT FIN JOINS CANCER SURVIVORS AT
               DAFFODIL DAYS KICKOFF
    CITY:      SURREY, MISSION
    LOCATION:  Street level outside Surrey Central and Burrard Street
               SkyTrain locations and at the West Coast Express Station in
               Mission.
    CONTACT:   Media contact: Marcelo Dominguez, Manager, Media Relations,
               Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon Division, T:
               (604) 675-7340, C: (778) 686-1300
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/12/c3282.html

    TIME:      06:45 - 08:30
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER CANUCKS MASCOT FIN JOINS CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY
               VOLUNTEERS AT A ROADSIDE DAFFODIL DAYS BLITZ
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Street level outside Surrey Central and Burrard Street
               SkyTrain locations and at the West Coast Express Station in
               Mission
    NOTES:     Photo opportunities with FIN between 7:30 and 8:30 a.m.
               outside Burrard Street SkyTrain.
    CONTACT:   Media contact: Marcelo Dominguez, Manager, Media Relations,
               Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon Division, T:
               (604) 675-7340, C:778) 686-1300
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/10/c2329.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     TWO UNRESERVED PUBLIC AUCTIONS IN SURREY AND LANGLEY
    CITY:      SURREY
    LOCATION:  Surrey auction: Ritchie Bros. auction site (12021 Musqueam
               Drive, Surrey, BC V3V 3T2)
    CONTACT:   Kim Schulz, Corporate Communications Manager, Ritchie Bros.
               Auctioneers, Mob: (604) 788-5379; Or Jake Lawson, Regional
               Manager, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, Surrey auction site tel:
               (604) 580-0166
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/11/c2693.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     FOREST PRODUCTS ASSOCIATION OF CANADA PRESIDENT TO PRESENT
               AT GLOBE 2008 CONFERENCE IN VANCOUVER
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Meeting Room 1, Vancouver Convention & Exhibition Centre,
               999 Canada Place
    CONTACT:   Paul Vieira, Director of Communications, Forest Products
               Association of Canada, (613) 563-1441 x: 323, (613) 884-3312
               (cell); Jeremy Dunn, Curve Communications, (604) 684-3170,
               (604) 726-8350 (cell); Laura Ballance, Curve Communications,
               (604) 684-3170, (604) 771-5176 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/11/c2888.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 SPONSORSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      RICHMOND
    LOCATION:  Vancouver International Airport - Sponsor name and event
               location will be released at 6:00 am on March 12
    CONTACT:   VANOC, Katie Green, (778) 328-6473
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/12/c3302.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     NORTH AMERICAN RELEASE OF TWO-YEAR STUDY AND REPORT: GREEN
               BUILDING IN NORTH AMERICA
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Booth 1501, GLOBE 2008 Trade Fair at Vancouver Trade and
               Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Jeff Stoub, Cel: (514) 466-5333; Eduardo Viadas,
               (514) 350-4331,; Jeremy Dunn, Curve Communications Group,
               (604) 684-3170, Cel: (604) 684-3171
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/11/c2574.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     2ND ANNUAL SCIENCE EXPO
    CITY:      RICHMOND
    LOCATION:  Aberdeen Centre, 4151 Hazelbridge Way
    CONTACT:   Stephanie Leung, Communications Coordinator, BC Innovation
               Council, (604) 602-5249, 1-800-665-7222
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/11/c3081.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    DATE:      March 13
    EVENT:     COMPTON PETROLEUM CORPORATION TO PRESENT AT THE
               FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY
               CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK, NEW YORK
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14591
    CONTACT:   Compton Petroleum Corporation, Lorna Klose, Manager, Investor
               Relations, Ph: (403) 237-9400
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c8444.html

    DATE:      March 13
    EVENT:     ENERPLUS RE

SOURCES FUND TO PRESENT AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK, NEW YORK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14639 CONTACT: Enerplus Investor Relations at 1-800-319-6462 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c7476.html TIME: 08:22 Eastern EVENT: PARAMOUNT RE

SOURCES LTD. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK, NEW YORK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14597 CONTACT: Paramount Resources Ltd., James H. T. Riddell, President & COO, Ph: (403) 290-3600 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c8451.html TIME: 08:30 Eastern EVENT: TORR CANADA 2008 SECOND QUARTER AND YEAR END RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3421 or 1-800-594-3790 CONTACT: TORR Canada Inc., Jacques L. Drouin, President & CEO, (514) 522-5550, ext. 226; The Equicom Group Inc., Danielle Ste-Marie, (514) 844-6064 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/06/c9395.html TIME: 08:44 Eastern EVENT: PROEX ENERGY LTD. TO PRESENT AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK, NEW YORK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14603 CONTACT: ProEx Energy Ltd., Greg Kist, Vice President, Investor Relations & Marketing, Ph: (403) 216-2510 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c7482.html TIME: 09:00 Eastern EVENT: RESIN SYSTEMS TO HOLD BUSINESS UPDATE TELECONFERENCE AND WEBCAST INTERNET: A live audio webcast of the conference call will also be available via RS's website, www.grouprsi.com, on the home page and the investor relations page. The webcast will be archived for approximately 90 days. PHONE NO.: 1-866-334-4934 or (416) 849-4293 approximately 10 minutes prior to the call. CONTACT: Resin Systems Inc., Laurien Abel, Investor and Public Relations Coordinator, Tel: (403) 219-8000, Fax: (403) 219-8001 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/07/c9856.html TIME: 09:43 Eastern EVENT: VERO ENERGY INC. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK, NEW YORK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14615 CONTACT: Vero Energy Inc., Douglas J. Bartole, President & CEO, Ph: (403) 218-2063 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c8452.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: WORLD ENERGY SOLUTIONS Q4 2007 AND YEAR END CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: A live audio webcast of the conference call will be available www.worldenergy.com and www.newswire.ca PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3420 or 1-800-731-5319 CONTACT: Jim Parslow, World Energy Solutions, Inc., (508) 459-8100; Craig Armitage, The Equicom Group, (416) 815-0700 x278, URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/04/c8556.html TIME: 10:45 Eastern EVENT: GALLEON ENERGY INC. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14627 CONTACT: Galleon Energy Inc., Steve Sugianto, President & CEO, Ph: (403) 261-6012 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c8461.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: HARDWOODS DISTRIBUTION INCOME FUND Q4 AND YEAR-END RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST INTERNET: http://www.vcall.com/IC/CEPage.asp?ID=125661 or www.hardwoods-inc.com PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7560 or (416) 644-3415 CONTACT: Rob Brown, Chief Financial Officer, Phone: (604) 881-1990, Fax: (604) 881-1995 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/12/c3507.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: MIGENIX - THIRD QUARTER 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS WEBCAST AND CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2175800 PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3417 or (800) 732-0232 CONTACT: Art Ayres, MIGENIX Inc., Tel: (604) 221-9666 Ext. 233; Dian Griesel, Ph.D., Investor Relations Group, Tel: (212) 825-3210 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/12/c3114.html http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/11/c3111.html TIME: 11:07 Eastern EVENT: ARC ENERGY TRUST TO PRESENT AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK, NEW YORK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14633 CONTACT: ARC Energy Trust, Raina Vitanov, Senior Analyst, Investor Relations, Ph: (403) 509-6408 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c7474.html TIME: 11:30 Eastern EVENT: COMINAR REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST TO ANNOUNCE ITS 2007 FISCAL YEAR RESULTS INTERNET: http://www.cominar.com/ PHONE NO.: To take part in the conference call, please dial 1-800-732-9307 CONTACT: Michel Dallaire, P.Eng., President and Chief Executive Officer, (418) 681-8151; Michel Berthelot, CA, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, (418) 681-8151 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/12/c9382.html TIME: 12:00 Eastern EVENT: ADDAX PETROLEUM 2007 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419, 1-800-731-5774, 00 800 2288 3501 or 00 800 2288 3501 CONTACT: Mr. Patrick Spollen, Investor Relations, Tel.: +41 (0) 22 702 95 47; Mr. Nick Cowling, Press Relations, Tel.: (416) 934-8011; Mr. Craig Kelly, Investor Relations, Tel.: +41 (0) 22 702 95 68; Mr. James Henderson, Press Relations, Tel.: +44 (0) 20 7743 6673; Ms. Marie-Gabrielle Cajoly, Press Relations, Tel.: +41(0) 22 702 94 44; Mr. Alisdair Haythornthwaite Press Relations, Tel.: +44 (0) 20 7743 6676 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/06/c9441.html TIME: 14:00 Eastern EVENT: DISCUSSION ON THE SFK PULP FUND 2007 YEAR-END AND FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS PHONE NO.: (514) 861-1531 or 1-877-667-7766 CONTACT: Mr. Mathieu Claise, Optimum Public Relations, (418) 521-3770 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/25/c4096.html TIME: 14:14 Eastern EVENT: CANADIAN HYDRO DEVELOPERS, INC. PRESENT AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK, NEW YORK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14657 CONTACT: Canadian Hydro Developers, Inc., John Keating, Chief Executive Officer, Ph: (403) 269-9379 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c7365.html TIME: 14:36 Eastern EVENT: CALFRAC WELL SERVICES LTD. TO PRESENT AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK, NEW YORK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14663 CONTACT: Calfrac Well Services Ltd., Douglas R. Ramsay, President & CEO, Ph: (403) 266-6000 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c7485.html TIME: 16:03 Eastern EVENT: RICK GEORGE, PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, OF SUNCOR ENERGY INC. WILL PRESENT AT THE FIRSTENERGY EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE INTERNET: www.suncor.com/webcasts CONTACT: Brad Bellows, (403) 269-8717 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/06/c9652.html TIME: 16:15 Eastern EVENT: TRANSCONTINENTAL INC. - RELEASE OF FIRST QUARTER RESULTS AND 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/March2008/03/c8033.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>INTERNATIONAL</B> DATE: March 13 EVENT: DR. BRAD THOMPSON, PRESIDENT AND CEO OF ONCOLYTICS BIOTECH INC. WILL PRESENT A CORPORATE OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY AT THE BIOSQUARE 2008 CONFERENCE CITY: BASEL, SWITZERLAND LOCATION: Congress Center CONTACT: For Canada: Oncolytics Biotech Inc., Cathy Ward, Tel: (403) 670-7377; For Canada: The Equicom Group, Nick Hurst, (403) 538-4845; For United States: The Investor Relations Group, Erika Moran, Tel: (212) 825-3210 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/10/c2463.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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