CNW Daybook for Thursday, May 21, 2009



    TORONTO, May 20 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN COUNCIL OF PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS - FIRST EVER
               'CROSS-PROFESSIONAL' NATIONAL ENGINEERING SUMMIT 2009:
               LEADING A CANADIAN FUTURE - THE NEW ENGINEER IN SOCIETY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel, 900 René-Lévesque Blvd. W.
    CONTACT:   Aurélie Walsh, Blueprint Public Relations, (613) 237-7400 Ext.
               23, cell (613) 797-4259
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/12/c3230.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION COUNCIL PRESENTATION ON
               CANADA'S INNOVATIVE ECONOMY TO THE BOARD OF TRADE OF
               METROPOLITAN MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montréal Science Centre, 2, de la Commune Street West, Espace
               Bernard Lamarre
    CONTACT:   Brigette Viel, NATIONAL Public Relations, (514) 843-2303
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5150.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/20/c5461.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON THE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS "2-22
               SAINTE-CATHERINE" AND "QUADRILATERE SAINT-LAURENT"
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Holiday Inn Select, 99 Viger Avenue (at St-Urbain),
               Place d'Armes Metro
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell: (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/06/c8958.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5055.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/18/c4617.html

    TIME:      20:00
    EVENT:     "UP CLOSE WITH NIKKI" - AN UNFORGETTABLE EVENING OF JAZZ
               STARRING NIKKI YANOFSKY AND HER BAND
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Temple Emanu-El-Beth Sholom, 4100 Sherbrooke West, Westmount
    CONTACT:   Tammy Peddle, (514) 996-7776
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/01/c7316.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      May 20 - May 21
    EVENT:     2009 TOP TALENT: NEW STRATEGIES FOR A NEW REALITY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 100-123 Queen St W
    NOTES:     Media must register in advance.
    CONTACT:   or media accreditation, contact: Yvonne Squires, Media
               Relations, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5145.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     GROUPE AEROPLAN HOLDS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TSX Broadcast Centre, 130 King Street West
    NOTES:     Media are invited to attend, but only shareholders may ask
               questions during the meeting. A briefing for media will be
               held immediately following the meeting
    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/May2009/14/c3838.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 12:30
    EVENT:     NIPISSING FIRST NATION AND HYDRO ONE LAUNCH SMART METER AND
               TIME-OF-USE RATE PILOT PROJECT
    CITY:      NORTH BAY
    LOCATION:  Nbissing Secondary School (Education Centre),  469B Couchie
               Drive, Nipissing First Nation
    CONTACT:   Hydro One Media Relations, Daniele Gauvin, (416) 345-6908
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/20/c5532.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     NAPP CANADA JOB FAIR AT CENTENNIAL COLLEGE
    CITY:      SCARBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  Student Residence and Conference Centre, 940 Progress Ave.
               (401 & Markham Rd.)
    CONTACT:   Media contacts: NAPP Canada, Rita Persaud, Director, (647)
               203-8759; Mila Gould, Manager, (647) 203-8759; Centennial
               College, Linda Lugli, Advisor, (416) 289-5000 ext. 2045; Gina
               Marshall, Advisor, (416) 289-5000 ext. 2531
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c6851.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     Jury delivers verdict/recommendations in Wesley/Goodwin
               inquest
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Coroners Courts, 15 Grosvenor Street
    CONTACT:   Michael Heintzman, Media Relations Officer, Nishnawbe Aski
               Nation, (807) 625-4906, (807) 621-2790 mobile
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/20/c5742.html

    TIME:      15:00 - 16:30
    EVENT:     TREE LISTENER ALEX METCALF VISITS OAKVILLE GALLERIES TO
               PRESENT TREE LISTENING INSTALLATION - MEDIA PREVIEW AND
               DEMONSTRATION
    CITY:      OAKVILLE
    LOCATION:  Oakville Galleries in Gairloch Gardens. 1306 Lakeshore Rd. E.
    CONTACT:   Tracey Shepherd, Oakville Galleries, (905) 844-4402, ext. 28
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c4461.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     CJFE PRESENTS ARSINEE KHANJIAN AND ATOM EGOYAN IN CONVERSATION
               WITH ANNA MARIA TREMONTI IN RECOGNITION OF WORLD PRESS FREEDOM
               DAY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  grano, 2035 Yonge St.,
    CONTACT:   Julie Payne, (416) 5l5-9622 x.226
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/29/c6660.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     WINNER OF CANADIAN TIRE 'GREEN SCHOOL CHALLENGE' HAS TREES
               PLANTED THROUGHOUT SCHOOLYARD
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Ecole St. Pius X School, 3301 Garnet Street
    CONTACT:   Sarah Rodgers, Canadian Tire Corporation, Tel: (647) 234-8264
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/20/c5651.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      09:45
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT OF $1 MILLION CONTRIBUTION FROM THE BOSTON PIZZA
               FOUNDATION TO THE HEART&STROKE RESTART A HEART, RESTART A
               LIFE™ PROGRAM
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  West Edmonton Mall, 1755, 8882 170 Street, Ice Palace,
               Entrance # 48
    CONTACT:   Media Inquiries: Natalie St-Denis, Heart and Stroke Foundation
               of Alberta, NWT & Nunavut, (403) 781-1975; Laurie Weir,
               TRILLIUM Corporate Communications Inc., (416) 277-2453, (416)
               322-3030 ext. 239
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/14/c4073.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     RUGGEDCOM INC. CONFERENCE CALL FOR FOURTH QUARTER AND FISCAL
               YEAR 2009
    INTERNET:  www.RuggedCom.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3423 or 1-800-732-9307
    CONTACT:   Roy Dalton, Chief Financial Officer, RuggedCom Inc., Tel:
               (905) 856-5288
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/30/c6873.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     IWEB FISCAL 2009 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-594-3790
    CONTACT:   Philip Tousignant, Chief Financial Officer, iWeb Group Inc.,
               (514) 286-4242 ext. 149; Bernard Dahl, Director,
               Communications and Public Relations, iWeb Group Inc., (514)
               802-2801
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/15/c4400.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GROUPE AEROPLAN ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2660460
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-5774 and (416) 644-3415
    CONTACT:   Media: Michèle Meier, (514) 205-7028; JoAnne Hayes, (416)
               352-3706; Analysts: Trish Moran, (416) 352-3728
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/14/c3838.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SUN LIFE FINANCIAL ANNUAL MEETING
    INTERNET:  www.sunlife.com/annualmeetingmaterials
    CONTACT:   Kathleen Killen, Manager, Corporate Communications, Tel: (416)
               979-6097
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/14/c3777.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PACIFIC RUBIALES ANNUAL SHAREHOLDERS MEETING
    INTERNET:  www.pacificrubiales.com.co/webcast or www.simplexsa.com/pre
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419, 1-800-594-3615
    CONTACT:   Mr. Ronald Pantin, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Mr.
               Jose Francisco Arata, President and Director, (416) 362-7735;
               Ms. Belinda Labatte, (647) 436-2152
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/15/c4729.html

    TIME:      13:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     TMX GROUP CFO MICHAEL PTASZNIK SPEAKS AT FOX-PITT KELTON
               COCHRAN CARONIA WALLER GLOBAL SECURITIES INDUSTRY CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.tmx.com
    CONTACT:   Carolyn Quick, Director, Corporate Communications, TMX Group,
               (416) 947-4597
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/20/c5731.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BIOMS MEDICAL CORP TAKES PART IN A TECHNOLOGY
               TRANSFER/LICENSING SESSION AT THE BIO INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION
               2009
    CITY:      ATLANTA
    LOCATION:  Room B316, Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, Georgia
    CONTACT:   Tony Hesby, Ryan Giese, Amanda Stadel, BioMS Medical Corp.,
               (780) 413-7152; James Smith, Investor Relations, (416)
               815-0700 ext. 229
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/14/c3782.html

    TIME:      13:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     TMX GROUP CFO MICHAEL PTASZNIK SPEAKS AT FOX-PITT KELTON
               COCHRAN CARONIA WALLER GLOBAL SECURITIES INDUSTRY CONFERENCE
    CITY:      NEW YORK
    LOCATION:  Omni Berkshire Place
    CONTACT:   Carolyn Quick, Director, Corporate Communications, TMX Group,
               (416) 947-4597
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/20/c5731.html

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