CNW Daybook for Thursday, September 6, 2007



    TORONTO, Sept. 5 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    DATE:      September 5 - 8
    EVENT:     FCM NATIONAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETS
    CITY:      ST. ANDREWS
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Algonquin Hotel, 184 Adolphus Street
    CONTACT:   Maurice Gingues, (613) 907-6395; Robert Ross (613) 292-5403
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/30/c3969.html

    TIME:      15:30 - 17:00
    EVENT:     FROSH WEEK ESSENTIALS - SEXUAL HEALTH AWARENESS
    CITY:      FREDERICTON
    LOCATION:  University of New Brunswick - Student Health Centre, Tibbits
               East 40 Mackay Drive
    CONTACT:   Rob McEwan, (416) 318-1936
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/05/c5353.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     A MAJOR BUSINESS EVENT FOR ENTREPRENEURS
    CITY:      SAGUENAY (JONQUIERE BOROUGH)
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn Saguenay, 2675 du Royaume Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Nadia Marceau, Communications, Canada Economic Development,
               (418) 668-4602, 1-800-463-9808; Roxane Marchand, Press
               Secretary, Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn,
               Canada Economic Development, (819) 953-5646, Cell.: (613)
               816-5094
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/04/c4913.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE TRANSFER OF THE FEDERAL GAS TAX TO THE
               CITY OF L'ILE-PERROT
    CITY:      L'ILE-PERROT
    LOCATION:  Pointe-du-Moulin Historical Park, 2500 Don-Quichotte Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Natalie Sarafian, Press Secretary to the Honourable Lawrence
               Cannon, (613) 991-0700
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/05/c5526.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     OPERA DE MONTREAL: YEAR 1 RESULTS OF THE RECOVERY PLAN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Salon Vert, Place des arts, 260 de Maisonneuve Blvd. West
               (Artists' entrance)
    CONTACT:   Marie Marais, Press Officer, (514) 845-2821
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/05/c5473.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     CANADA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT NEWS BRIEFING
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Gouverneur - Sainte-Foy, Salle Vaudreuil, 3030 Laurier
               Blvd.
    CONTACT:   Roxane Marchand, Press Secretary, Office of the Honourable
               Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Canada Economic Development, (819)
               953-5646, Cell.: (613) 816-5094
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/04/c5120.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN IPV6 LEADER HEXAGO SPEAKS AT RED HERRING CANADA
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Red Herring Canada 2007, Hyatt Regency Montreal, Room B,
               1255 Jeanne-Mance, PO Box 130
    CONTACT:   Company Contact: Hexago Inc., Paul Charron, (514) 906-4786
               x1023; Media Contact: For Hexago Inc., Joya Subudhi, (804)
               440-4269
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/05/c5497.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      September 6
    EVENT:     CANADA CARES, A BENEFIT CONCERT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Guvernment
    CONTACT:   Esther Garnick, (647) 221-7874 (m)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/07/c4641.html

    DATE:      September 6-9
    EVENT:     NATURAL HEALTH AND ORGANIC PRODUCTS EXPO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Halls A, B, and C, North Building, Metro Toronto Convention
               Centre
    CONTACT:   Natalie Cajic, Communications Coordinator, (416) 497-6939
               ext. 234
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/08/c4924.html

    TIME:      08:20
    EVENT:     JOHN TORY CAMPAIGN 2007 PC PARTY MEDIA BUS TRIP
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Various. See URL for details.
    NOTES:     To join the PC Party Media Bus email:
               mediabusbooking@ontariopc.net
    CONTACT:   Andrew C. Miller, (647) 722-1759
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/05/c5594.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     HEALTH AND LONG-TERM CARE MINISTER GEORGE SMITHERMAN ATTENDS
               A CEREMONY TO MARK THE BEGINNING OF CONSTRUCTION OF MOUNT
               SINAI HOSPITAL'S NEW WOMEN'S AND INFANTS' HEALTH PROJECT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Mount Sinai Hospital, Joseph and Wolf Lebovic Complex, 60
               Murray Street
    CONTACT:   David Spencer, Minister's Office, (416) 327-4320; David
               Jensen, Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, (416) 314-6197
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/05/c5562.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     ELECTRICITY COALITION LAUNCHES PROVINCE-WIDE CAMPAIGN
               AGAINST POWER PRIVATIZATION - PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      PETERBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  P.U.S. hydro substation at the corner of Parkhill Rd. and
               Wallis Dr.
    CONTACT:   Paul Kahnert, (416) 407-0077
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/05/c5020.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO COMMUNITIES LAUNCH RESPITESERVICES.COM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Courtyard Marriott,  475 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Tatjana Smrekar, Project Manager, Geneva Centre for Autism,
               (416) 322-7877 ext. 292
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/04/c4823.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     MATTAMY HOMES OFFICIALLY UNVEILS ONE OF A KIND WHOLE HOME
               MANUFACTURING PLANT
    CITY:      MILTON
    LOCATION:  Stelumar Building, 6571 Tremaine Road
    CONTACT:   Hal Vincent, Associate, (416) 966-7560 ext. 429
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3497.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/04/c4592.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     PROVINCIAL PLAQUE COMMEMORATES HISTORIAN WILLIAM PERKINS BULL
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  Peel Heritage Complex, 9 Wellington Street East
    CONTACT:   Catrina Colme, (416) 325-5074
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/04/c4902.html

    TIME:      14:30
    EVENT:     FAIR DEAL FOR OUR CITY COALITION - MEDIA CONFERENCE TO
               OUTLINE DETAILS OF THE STRATEGY PLANNED TO ENGAGE VOTERS IN
               TORONTO DURING THE PROVINCIAL ELECTION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Committee Room 2, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   John Cartwright, President, Toronto and York Region Labour
               Council, (416) 999-5663; Katrina Miller, Campaigns Director,
               Toronto Environmental Alliance, (647) 272-5024; Wendy
               Forbes, CUPE Communications, (416) 892-8716
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/05/c5536.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     ELECTRICITY COALITION LAUNCHES PROVINCE-WIDE CAMPAIGN
               AGAINST POWER PRIVATIZATION - PUBLIC MEETING
    CITY:      PETERBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  Peterborough Public Library, 345 Aylmer St.
    CONTACT:   Paul Kahnert, (416) 407-0077
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/05/c5020.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      September 5 - 6
    EVENT:     WELLPOINT GLOBAL CONFERENCE (WGC)
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Hotel
    CONTACT:   WellPoint Systems Inc., Tom Mawhinney, President, (403)
               444-5873; The Equicom Group Inc., Nick Hurst, Investor
               Relations, (403) 538-4845
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2007/09/c4661.html

    DATE:      September 5 - 7
    EVENT:     RITCHIE BROS. REAL ESTATE AND EQUIPMENT AUCTION
    CITY:      NISKU
    LOCATION:  1500 Sparrow Drive
    CONTACT:   Brian Glenn, Regional Manager, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers,
               Sale Site Tel: (780) 955-2486; Kim Schulz, Corporate
               Communications Manager, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, Cell:
               (604) 788-5379
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3713.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    DATE:      September 6
    EVENT:     BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM HOSTS INTERNATIONAL MEDIA WEBCAST: 'THE
               SECOND GENERATION - REVEALING THE NEXT CHAPTER IN THE
               EVOLUTION OF LUNG CANCER CARE'
    INTERNET:  http://www.lungcancer-thenextchapter.com
    CONTACT:   If you have difficulties registering please contact Claire
               Pope, Ogilvy Healthworld, Tel: +44-207-108-8686
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/23/c9599.html

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NOVADAQ PRESENTS AT THOMAS WEISEL PARTNERS HEALTHCARE
               CONFERENCE 2007
    INTERNET:  www.novadaq.com
    CONTACT:   Arun Menawat, PhD, MBA, President & CEO, Novadaq
               Technologies Inc., (905) 629-3822 x 202; Michael Moore,
               Investor Relations, The Equicom Group, (416) 815-0700 x 241
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/30/c3655.html

    TIME:      08:25 Eastern
    EVENT:     OPTI CANADA PRESENTS AT LEHMAN BROTHERS CEO ENERGY CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:
    http://cc.talkpoint.com/LEHM002/090407a_jw/default.asp?entity=OPTI or
    OPTI website, Investors section, under "Presentations and Webcasts"
    CONTACT:   Alison Trollope, Investor Relations Manager, (403) 218-4705
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/04/c5113.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     DIAGNOCURE HOSTS Q3 2007 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Thom Skinner, Chief Financial Officer, DiagnoCure Inc.,
               (418) 527-6100; Eric Bouchard, The Equicom Group Inc., (514)
               844-7997
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3597.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     WEST 49 INC. HOSTS CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS FISCAL 2008
               SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1887160
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3417 or 1-800-733-7560
    CONTACT:   Rhonda Allen, Director, Finance, West 49 Inc., (905) 336-5454
               x 224;  Trevor Heisler, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group
               Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 270
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/31/c4145.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MDS INC. REPORTS THIRD QUARTER RESULTS
    CONTACT:   Investors: Sharon Mathers, (416) 675-6777 x34721; Media:
               Catherine Melville, 416) 675-6777 x 32265
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/30/c3321.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TRANSAT A.T. INC - 2007 THIRD QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.transat.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-564-3880 or 514-868-2590, Name of conference: Transat
    CONTACT:   Jean-Michel Laberge, (514) 987-1660 ext. 4662
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/30/c3350.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CERTICOM HOLDS FIRST QUARTER FISCAL 2008 CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.certicom.com
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3415 or 1-866-249-1964
    CONTACT:   Investors and Financial Analysts: Hervé Séguin, Chief
               Financial Officer, Certicom Corp., (905) 501-3827;  Media:
               John Callahan, Director, Public Relations & Marketing
               Communications, Certicom Corp., (703) 234-2357
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/29/c3625.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PUBLICATION OF LAURENTIAN BANK'S RESULTS FOR THE THIRD
               QUARTER 2007
    INTERNET:  www.laurentianbank.ca, Investor section
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-540-8136
    CONTACT:   Gladys Caron, Vice-president, Public Affairs, Communications
               and Investor Relations, Laurentian Bank, (514) 284-4500,
               extension 7511, Mobile: (514) 893-3963
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/04/c4918.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2007/21/c8843.html

    TIME:      15:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANADIAN WESTERN BANK - THIRD QUARTER RESULTS WEBCAST
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1721720
    CONTACT:   Kirby Hill, Senior Manager, Investor & Public Relations,
               Canadian Western Bank, (780) 441-3770
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/04/c3162.html

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