CNW Daybook for Thursday, October 1, 2009

TORONTO, Sept. 30 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    QUEBEC

    DATE:      September 29 - October 2
    EVENT:     NATIONAL FORUM ON MANAGEMENT AT HEC MONTRÉAL
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  HEC Montréal
    CONTACT:   To attend the forum or for any interview requests with the
               forum spokesperson or the guest speakers: Valérie Gonzalo,
               (514) 626-6976
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/30/c9753.html

    DATE:      September 30 - October 1
    EVENT:     FIRST MONTRÉAL INTERNATIONAL PRINT AND E-BOOK FORUM - E-PAPER
               WORLD 2009
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  Salle Marie-Gérin-Lajoie, Université du Québec à Montréal
               (UQAM) (JM-400), 405, rue Ste-Catherine Est
    CONTACT:   Éric LeRay, Ph.D, Founding President of EPC@Partners,
               (514) 383-6868, (514) 605-0392
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/08/c3100.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/24/c8579.html

    DATE:      September 30 - October 2
    EVENT:     THE ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL GENERIC PHARMACEUTICAL ALLIANCE
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Westin Montreal Hotel
    CONTACT:   Patricia Archambault, (514) 251-1044, Mobile: (514) 710-1044;
               Diane Jeannotte, (514) 284-2860 ext. 2, Mobile: (514) 772-8019
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/28/c9206.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 10:00
    EVENT:     CONSEIL DU PATRONAT DU QUÉBEC BREAKFAST CONFERENCE - 2010
               SALARY FORECASTS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Salon Pierre de Coubertin, Hôtel Omni Mont-Royal, 1050
               Sherbrooke West
    CONTACT:   Patrick Lemieux, Events and Communications Coordinator,
               (514) 288-5161, ext. 235, Cell.: (514) 805-5107
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9828.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     CRTC HOLDS A HEARING
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  CRTC Headquarters, Les Terrasses de la Chaudière, Central
               Building, 1 Promenade du Portage, 7th Floor - Salon Réal
               Therrien
    CONTACT:   MediaRelations, Tel: (819) 997-9403
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/September2009/30/c2295.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 10:00
    EVENT:     NATIONAL DEFENCE - MILITARY FUNERAL FOR CORPORAL JONATHAN
               COUTURIER - VISITATION
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Lépine-Cloutier Funeral Home, 9255, l'Ormière Blvd
    CONTACT:   Captain Lyne Poirier, Public Affairs Officer 5 CMBG, (418)
               844-5000 extension 4688, Pager: (418) 260-3082
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9910.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 11:30
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL GENERIC PHARMACEUTICAL ALLIANCE - BEN SASSE
               WEIGHS IN ON US HEALTH CARE REFORM
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Le Westin Montréal - Montréal Room 11th floor, 270 St. Antoine
               Street West
    NOTES:     11:00 am - 11:30 am: Media availability
    CONTACT:   Patricia Archambault, (514) 251-1044, C (514) 710-1044; Diane
               Jeannotte, (514) 284-2860 ext. 2, C (514) 772-8019
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9750.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     NATIONAL DEFENCE - MILITARY FUNERAL FOR CORPORAL JONATHAN
               COUTURIER
    CITY:      VALCARTIER
    LOCATION:  Sainte-Jeanne d'Arc Chapel, on the Valcartier Garrison
    NOTES:     All must be present at Valcartier Garrison's main gate at
               10:15 a.m. at the latest and latecomers will be denied access.
               Members of Corporal Couturier's family want to go through
               their mourning in privacy. They therefore wish that media
               representatives respect their choice of not according
               interviews during the funeral.
    CONTACT:   Captain Lyne Poirier, Public Affairs Officer 5 CMBG, (418)
               844-5000 extension 4688, Pager: (418) 260-3082
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9910.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     CENTRAIDE'S MARCH OF 1,000 UMBRELLAS TO LAUNCH CENTRAIDE OF
               GREATER MONTREAL'S 2009 CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  Participants will begin assembling on McGill College Avenue
               (at the corner of Ste. Catherine)
    CONTACT:   Annick Gagnon, Centraide of Greater Montreal, (514) 288-1261,
               ext. 242, cell. (438) 868-7703
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9752.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/28/c9509.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     ITALIAN FASHION WEEK 2009
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Ogilvy Tudor Hall, 5th floor, 1307 Ste-Catherine Street Ouest
    NOTES:     Press seats for the fashion show are limited, please reserve
               your place.
    CONTACT:   Toronto: Lauren Genz, Zenergy Communications, (416) 591-5461;
               Montreal: Catherine Angehrn, Zenergy Communications, (514)
               286-4034
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/10/c3907.html

    TIME:      17:30 - 21:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES MONIQUE
               JÉRÔME-FORGET, PHIL O'BRIEN AND GILBERT ROZON
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  Le Centre Sheraton, 1201 René-Lévesque Blvd. West
    CONTACT:   RSVP with Sylvie Paquette, coordinator, Media relations,
               (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9853.html
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    ONTARIO

    TIME:      11:45 - 22:00
    EVENT:     SMIRNOFF ICE CELEBRATES THE TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS SEASON OPENER
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yonge Street at Yonge-Dundas Square, 1 Dundas Street East
    CONTACT:   Erika Molnar-Rioux, (416) 644-2234; Alanna Stone, (416)
               626-2000 ext. 6662
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/30/c9994.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     UNVEILING OF A PROVINCIAL PLAQUE COMMEMORATING THE FOUNDING
               OF IROQUOIS FALLS
    CITY:      IROQUOIS FALLS
    LOCATION:  Iroquois Falls Curling Club, 729 Synagogue Street
    CONTACT:   Catrina Colme, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               Ontario Heritage Trust, Telephone: (416) 325-5074
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/28/c9578.html

    TIME:      13:30 - 17:00
    EVENT:     SEMINAR HOSTED BY THE BRITISH HIGH COMMISSION AND THE
               CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA DISCUSSES OPPORTUNITIES FOR
               FINANCING A LOW-CARBON ECONOMY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Metropolitan Hotel, 108 Chestnut Street
    CONTACT:   for media accreditation, contact Yvonne Squires, Marketing
               and Communications Coordinator, Tel.: (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9885.html

    TIME:      18:30 - 20:30
    EVENT:     "PRE-NUIT" EVENT - SCOTIABANK WELCOMES ARTISTS AND SUPPORTERS
               OF SCOTIABANK NUIT BLANCHE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Scotia Plaza, 40 King Street West
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/30/c2099.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     DAVID CROSS AT INDIGO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Toronto Eaton Centre, 220 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9637.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PAULA BEGOUN AT INDIGO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Yorkdale, 3401 Dufferin Street
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9637.html

    TIME:      20:00 - 22:00
    EVENT:     FUNDRAISING EVENT MAKES A SPLASH IN TORONTO, PAINTING THE TOWN
               RED
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Brant House, 522 King St. West
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Hodge, Canadian Olympic Committee, Phone: (416)
               324-4122; Paul Etherington, Etherington Generations Inc.,
               Phone: (416) 481-5630 x. 231
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9882.html
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    ALBERTA

    TIME:      09:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA PREVIEW OF NEW CALGARY MURALE STORE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Block in Fashion Central, 205 - 8th Avenue SW
    CONTACT:   RSVP Audrey Hyams Romoff, (647) 223-9970; Anne Cowans, (416)
               919-1221
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/28/c8597.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    TIME:      08:30 - 19:30
    EVENT:     UNVEILING OF THE 2010 CANADIAN OLYMPIC TEAM RETAIL APPAREL AND
               GRAND OPENING OF THE OLYMPIC SUPERSTORE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  The Bay, Downtown Vancouver
    CONTACT:   Shari Burnett, Hudson's Bay Company, (778) 227-6917; Isabelle
               Hodge, Canadian Olympic Committee, (416) 324-4122; Erin
               Mikaluk, VANOC Communications, (604) 403-2471
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/30/c2152.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     BC ASSEMBLY OF FIRST NATIONS REGIONAL CHIEF ELECTION
    CITY:      NORTH VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Chief Joe Mathias Recreation Centre, 100 Capilano Rd.
    CONTACT:   Ardith Walkem, Chief Electoral Officer, (604) 264-7557
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/02/c9893.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF NEW RESOURCE TO HELP PARENTS OF CHILDREN AGED 6-12
               WHO LIVE IN FRANCOPHONE MINORITY SETTINGS
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Hotel Sheraton Vancouver Airport
    CONTACT:   Francine Filion, Director of Communications, (613) 688-4314 or
               (613) 899-4247 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/30/c2409.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AFN WOMEN COUNCIL CHAIR KATHLEEN MCHUGH SPEAKS TO REPORTERS
               ABOUT AFN FITNESS CHALLENGE
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-797-9098, Conference ID: 4138677
    CONTACT:   Karyn Pugliese, Health Communications at (613) 292-1877
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/28/c9511.html

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