CNW Daybook for Thursday, October 16, 2008



    TORONTO, Oct. 16 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      October 15 - October 17
    EVENT:     NATIONAL ANGEL SUMMIT TO DISCUSS THE POWER OF INVESTING IN
               CANADIAN BUSINESS THROUGH ANGEL NETWORKS.
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
    CONTACT:   Media Contact: Jennifer Ayotte, (902) 209-4704
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/07/c3638.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 16 - October 18
    EVENT:     DIABETES CONFERENCE DRAWS INTERNATIONAL EXPERTS TO MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais Des Congrès du Montréal, 1001, place
               Jean-Paul-Riopelle
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Dolan, Marie-Anne Grondin, Edelman, (416) 979-1120
               ext. 257, (514) 844-6665 ext. 246; Onsite: Jeremy Brace,
               Canadian Diabetes Association, (416) 671-2155
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/10/c5226.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     MITEC TELECOM'S ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP, 1 Place Ville Marie, Suite 3900
    CONTACT:   Jeffrey Mandel, Director, Investor and Corporate Relations,
               Mitec Telecom Inc., (514) 694-9000; Ms. Mary Anne Freedman,
               Freedman & Associates, (416) 868-1500
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/11/c3426.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     MITEC TELECOM INC. ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fraser Milner Casgrain, LLP at 1 Place Ville Marie, 39th
               Floor
    CONTACT:   Mr. Jeffrey Mandel, Director, Investor and Corporate
               Relations, Mitec Telecom, (514) 694-9000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/09/c4798.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     ANTOINE LAOUN OPTICIEN WISHES TO INVITE YOU TO ITS THIRTIETH
               ANNIVERSARY EVENT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  700 Ste-Catherine West
    CONTACT:   Thomas Lipovac, Marketing Team, (514) 866-3635
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/10/c5124.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 14 - October 17
    EVENT:     CANADIAN HOUSING AND RENEWAL ASSOCIATION - INTERNATIONAL
               EXPERTS IN TORONTO TO LEARN FROM HOUSING PROJECTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Pantages Hotel, 200 Victoria St.
    CONTACT:   Melodie Cardin, Communications Coordinator, Canadian Housing
               and Renewal Association, (613) 594-3007 ext. 19
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/13/c5434.html

    DATE:      October 14 - October 18
    EVENT:     NORTH AMERICAN SPINE SOCIETY (NASS) ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Christine Chiu, MTCC, Marketing Manager, (416) 585-8106;
               Frank Kocich, NASS, Director of Marketing & Communications,
               (630) 230-3648, (773) 266-5063 CELL
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/09/c4807.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO MINISTER OF COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES ADDRESSES
               TOP EMPLOYERS AT DISABILITY CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  InterContinental Hotel, 225 Front Street West
    CONTACT:   Amanda Galbraith, Playbook Communications, Tel: (613)
               787-2001, Cel: (613) 302-1444
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5780.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE ROGERS PUMPKIN PATROL KEEPS STREETS SAFE AND KIDS
               INFORMED ABOUT THE IMPORTANCE OF HALLOWEEN SAFETY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Police Headquarters, 40 College Street, Lobby
    CONTACT:   Wendy Cooper, Rogers Cable, (416) 442-2863, Cell: (416)
               262-5395
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/10/c5080.html

    TIME:      12:30 - 14:00
    EVENT:     FLICK OFF EXPRESS STOP
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  York University, Vanier Field
    CONTACT:   David Holmes, (416) 628-5605; Chris McDowall, (416) 628-5648
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/22/c6990.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     FORMER PMP WORKERS LAUNCH JOB ACTION CENTRE WITH THE HELP OF
               THE ONTARIO GOVERNMENT AND CAW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  2180 Steeles Avenue West (at the north-east corner of
               Steeles and Keele Street)
    CONTACT:   CAW Communications, Shannon Devine, (cell) (416) 302-1699 or
               John McClyment (cell) (416) 315-3202
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c6157.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 MASCOTS SUMI, QUATCHI AND MIGA JOIN THE CP
               SPIRIT TRAIN EXPERIENCE
    CITY:      SMITHS FALLS
    LOCATION:  CP lot on Rideau Ave N and Ella St
    CONTACT:   Breanne Feigel, Canadian Pacific, (403) 589-6949
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/08/c2353.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     CO2 SOLUTION TO PRESENT AT SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
               TECHNOLOGY CANADA INVESTOR DAY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TSX Broadcast Centre
    CONTACT:   Annie Chiasson, Director, Corporate Affairs, (418) 842-3456
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c6222.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     PROSEP INC. PRESENTS AT THE TORONTO STOCK EXCHANGE AND
               SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT TECHNOLOGY CANADA (SDTC) CLEANTECH
               INVESTOR DAY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TMX Broadcast Centre
    CONTACT:   ProSep Inc., Jacques L. Drouin, President & CEO, (514)
               522-5550 ext. 226; The Equicom Group Inc., Joe Racanelli,
               (416) 815-0700 ext. 243
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/14/c5668.html

    TIME:      17:15
    EVENT:     GOLD MEDAL PLATES FIRES UP COMPETITION IN THE QUEST TO FIND
               TORONTO'S BEST CHEF
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Royal York Hotel, 100 Front Street West
    CONTACT:   Karen Petcoff, (416) 275-6844
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/07/c3590.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL PANEL: PERSONALIZED MEDICINE: ARE WE READY?
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles Street West (closest subway
               station is Museum, closest intersection is Charles Street
               and Queen's Park)
    CONTACT:   For media requests, including interviews with panelists,
               contact: Alison Palmer, Canadian Institute for Advanced
               Research, (416) 971-4891 Office / (647) 801-0265 Cell
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/09/c4889.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      08:00 - 16:30
    EVENT:     NATIONAL ENERGY BOARD AND SASKATCHEWAN MINISTRY OF ENERGY
               AND RE

SOURCES PARTNER FOR INTEGRITY MANAGEMENT WORKSHOPS CITY: REGINA LOCATION: Regina Inn Hotel & Conference Centre (1975 Broad Street) CONTACT: Lauren Hopkins, Communications Officer, National Energy Board, Telephone: (403) 299-3712 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/14/c5858.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>ALBERTA</B> DATE: October 15 - October 17 EVENT: THE CONSENSUS DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE ON DEPRESSION IN ADULTS: HOW TO IMPROVE PREVENTION, DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT CITY: CALGARY LOCATION: The Westin CONTACT: Rhonda Lothammer, Institute of Health Economics, Cell: (780) 935-0382 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/13/c5482.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B> DATE: October 16 EVENT: MITEC TELECOM'S ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING INTERNET: www.mitectelecom.com CONTACT: Jeffrey Mandel, Director, Investor and Corporate Relations, Mitec Telecom Inc., (514) 694-9000; Ms. Mary Anne Freedman, Freedman & Associates, (416) 868-1500 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/11/c3426.html TIME: 08:30 - 17:00 Eastern EVENT: TORONTO STOCK EXCHANGE CLEANTECH INVESTOR DAY INTERNET: www.tsx.com, under "Events" in the "News and Events" section NOTES: The event is at full registration, but an audio web cast of the afternoon panels will be available CONTACT: Carolyn Quick, Corporate Communications, TMX Group, (416) 947-4597 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c6128.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: ROCKWELL DIAMONDS Q2 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL PHONE NO.: (877) 591-4959 or (719) 325-4891 CONTACT: Investor Services at (604) 684-6365 or within North America at 1-800-667-2114 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/09/c4691.html http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c6238.html TIME: 13:15 Eastern EVENT: LIGNOL PRESENTS AT TSX / SDTC CLEANTECH INVESTOR DAY INTERNET: www.tsx.com or www.lignol.ca CONTACT: Lignol Energy Corporation, Paul Hughes, Vice President - Corporate Development and Communications, Tel: (604) 222-9800 ext. 110; The Equicom Group, Bruce Wigle, Investor Relations, Tel: (416) 815-0700 ext. 228 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c6132.html TIME: 16:00 Eastern EVENT: ORGANIC RE

SOURCE MANAGEMENT INC. PRESENTS AT TSX/SDTC CLEANTECH INVESTOR DAY INTERNET: www.tsx.com or www.ormi.com CONTACT: Organic Resource Management Inc., Charles Buehler, CEO, Tel: (416) 580-8574; The Equicom Group, Glen Williams, Investor Relations, Tel: (416) 815-0700 ext. 272 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/14/c5839.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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