CNW Daybook for Thursday, May 21, 2009



    TORONTO, May 21 /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

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     OFFICE DE CONSULTATION PUBLIQUE DE MONTREAL - 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

    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
    NOTES:     Certain ticket holders will enjoy an exclusive post-concert
               reception "up close" with Nikki
    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 - 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 - 11:00
    EVENT:     THE ASSEMBLY OF FIRST NATIONS GREETS PEACEKEEPERS PEDALING
               FOR ABORIGINAL PEOPLE WITH DIABETES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  473 Albert Street, 11th Floor
    CONTACT:   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/May2009/20/c5822.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     GROUPE AEROPLAN TO HOLD ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF
               SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TSX Broadcast Centre, 130 King Street West
    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 - 15:00
    EVENT:     NAPP CANADA JOB FAIR AT CENTENNIAL COLLEGE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Student Residence and Conference
               Centre, 940 Progress Ave. (401 & Markham Rd.) in Scarborough
    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:      10:30
    EVENT:     NEWS CONFERENCE REGARDING GOVERNMENT OF CANADA SUPPORT FOR
               RESEARCH INTO IMPROVING THE HEALTH AND QUALITY OF LIFE OF
               CANADIANS AS THEY AGE
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Atrium, Michael G. DeGroote Centre for Learning and
               Discovery, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West
    CONTACT:   David Coulombe, CIHR Media Relations, (613) 941-4563;
               Veronica McGuire, Media Relations, McMaster University,
               (905) 525-9140
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/20/c5753.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     CIHR - SUPPORT FOR RESEARCH INTO IMPROVING THE HEALTH AND
               QUALITY OF LIFE OF CANADIANS AS THEY AGE
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Atrium, Michael G. DeGroote Centre for Learning and
               Discovery, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West
    CONTACT:   David Coulombe, CIHR Media Relations, (613) 941-4563;
               Veronica McGuire, Media Relations, McMaster University,
               (905) 525-9140
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/21/c5869.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     NISHNAWBE ASKI NATION (NAN) DEPUTY GRAND CHIEF ALVIN
               FIDDLER, TOGETHER WITH THE FAMILIES OF DECEASED TO RECEIVE
               VERDICT/RECOMMENDATIONS IN WESLEY/GOODWIN
               INQUESTS
    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
    EVENT:     PARKS CANADA - CEREMONY COMMEMORATING THE NATIONAL
               HISTORIC SIGNIFICANCE OF ST. GEORGE'S HALL (ARTS AND LETTERS
               CLUB) AND J.E.H.
               MACDONALD
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  St. George's Hall, (Arts and Letters Club), 14 Elm Street
    CONTACT:   Marie-Christine Huard, A/Communications Manager,
               Southwestern Ontario Field Unit, Parks Canada, (519) 585-3019
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/20/c5833.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' TO HAVE
               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

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT IS MADE BY CALGARY HEALTH-CARE WORKERS
               REGARDING LAWSUIT
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  DELTA BOW VALLEY HOTEL, DOWNTOWN CALGARY, 209-4th Ave. SE.
    CONTACT:   Clint Docken, Legal Counsel - Calgary Office: (403) 269-3612
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/20/c5841.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     RUGGEDCOM INC. TO HOST CONFERENCE CALL FOR FOURTH QUARTER
               AND FISCAL YEAR 2009
    INTERNET:  416-644-3423 or 1-800-732-9307
    PHONE NO.: www.RuggedCom.com
    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:     SUN LIFE FINANCIAL ANNUAL MEETING
    INTERNET:  www.sunlife.com/annualmeetingmaterials
    CONTACT:   Media Relations Contact: Kathleen Killen, Manager, Corporate
               Communications, Tel: (416) 979-6097
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/14/c3777.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     IWEB TO DISCUSS ITS 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 TO HOLD ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF
               SHAREHOLDERS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2660460
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-5774 or 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/May2009/13/c3838.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PACIFIC RUBIALES HAS A LIVE WEBCAST OF THE AGM
    INTERNET:  www.pacificrubiales.com.co/webcast or www.simplexsa.com/pre
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3419 or 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:      13:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     RADIANT WILL HOLD A CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS RESULTS
               FOR THE QUARTER ENDED MARCH 31, 2009
    INTERNET:  www.radiant.net
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-215-0058
               (Toll Free North America), or 416-915-9616 (International)
    CONTACT:   Investors and Media: Chuck Leighton, CFO, (604) 692-4531 or
               David Feick, Investor Relations, (403) 538-4787
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/20/c5875.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 - Investor Relations section
    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 WILL TAKE 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, (780) 408-3040 Fax; James Smith,
               Investor Relations, (416) 815-0700 ext. 229, (416) 815-0080
               Fax
    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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