CNW Daybook for Tuesday, April 21, 2009



    TORONTO, April 21 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES PATRICK
               PICHETTE, SENIOR VICE-PRESIDENT AND CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER,
               GOOGLE INC.
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Montréal, 1255 Jeanne-Mance Street
    CONTACT:   RSVP with Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations,
               (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c3117.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 23:00
    EVENT:     MERCHANTS VILLA INVITES THE MEMBERS OF THE MEDIA TO ATTEND
               THE GRAND OPENING OF ITS NEW HOTEL: HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS &
               SUITES MONTREAL AIRPORT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  10 888 Cote-de-Liesse
    NOTES:     Tours of the guestrooms will take place before a brief
               ceremony and speeches
    CONTACT:   Ms Unnati Vashee, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Montreal
               Airport, (514) 422-0535
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/26/c4282.html

    TIME:      18:30 - 21:30
    EVENT:     THE BAY ANNOUNCES "LA COLLECTION" AND SPARKS THE FASHION
               FLAME ACROSS QUEBEC
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Parisian Laundry, 3550, rue Saint-Antoine Ouest, H4C 1A9
    CONTACT:   Lynda Paylan, Frédéric D. Tremblay, Zak Communications,
               (514) 448-2606; Victoria Zigelman, The Bay, (416) 216-7622
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9514.html

    TIME:      18:30 - 21:30
    EVENT:     VIP COCKTAIL EVENT CELEBRATING THE LAUNCH OF LA COLLECTION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Parisian Laundry, 3550, rue Saint-Antoine Ouest
    CONTACT:   Lynda Paylan, Frédéric D. Tremblay, Zak Communications,
               (514) 448-2606; Victoria Zigelman, The Bay, (416) 216-7622
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/21/c3309.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      April 20 - April 21
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA - 2009 SUMMIT ON THE FUTURE OF
               PENSIONS: FROM CRISIS TO SUSTAINABILITY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Le Meridien King Edward, 37 King St. East
    NOTES:     Media must register in advance
    CONTACT:   or media accreditation: Yvonne Squires, Media Relations,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/17/c2716.html

    DATE:      April 20 - April 21
    EVENT:     CANADIAN ENVIRONMENTAL CONFERENCE AND TRADESHOW (CANECT 2009)
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Darlann Passfield, Tel: (905) 727-4666 (Ext.30)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/16/c2061.html

    DATE:      April 20 - April 22
    EVENT:     CPA ANNUAL EVENT TO ADVANCE POLITICAL AGENDA AND HONOUR
               EXCELLENCE IN POLICING
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Château Laurier
    CONTACT:   Pierre Collin, Communications Officer, (613) 231-4168, Cell:
               (613) 299-6516
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/17/c2748.html

    DATE:      April 20 - April 22
    EVENT:     HEALTH & SAFETY CANADA 2009, LARGEST HEALTH AND SAFETY SHOW
               IN CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre, South Building, 222 Bremner
               Blvd
    NOTES:     (note: Media check in at Room 710, South Building)
    CONTACT:   Edye Rome, Edye Rome Communication Services, Tel: (416)
               785-6213, Cell: (416) 993-6213
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c2808.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/02/c4988.html

    DATE:      April 21 - April 22
    EVENT:     ANISHINABEK CONFERENCE DISCUSSES CITIZENSHIP LAW
    CITY:      GARDEN RIVER FIRST NATION
    LOCATION:  Recreation Centre, 48 Syrette Lake Rd., Garden River First
               Nation
    CONTACT:   Marci Becking, Communications Officer, Union of
               Ontario Indians, (705) 497-9127 (Ext. 2290), Cell: (705)
               494-0735; Mary Laronde, Communications Coordinator, ROJ,
               Union of Ontario Indians, (705) 497-9127 (Ext. 2266), Cell:
               (705) 471-1032
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c3235.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     BANK OF CANADA INTEREST RATE ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Bank of Canada's head office
    NOTES:     Please use the East Tower entrance at 234 Wellington Street
               and proceed to the reception desk. Be sure to have your press
               card with you.
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/16/c2297.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     CLAUDE LAMOUREUX, SPECIAL ADVISOR ON PENSIONS, CANADIAN
               INSTITUTE OF ACTUARIES PRESENTS THE ACTUARIAL PROFESSION'S
               VIEWS ON THE LONG-STANDING ISSUES THAT CONTINUE TO CHALLENGE
               THE RETIREMENT SAVINGS SYSTEM IN CANADA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Room 237-C, Centre Block, Parliament Hill
    NOTES:     Mr. Lamoureux will be available for interviews immediately
               following the committee meeting.
    CONTACT:   Josée Racette, Project Manager, Communications, (613)
               236-8196 ext. 107
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c3278.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     DR. MICHAEL BAKER VISITS ST. JOSEPH'S HEALTH CARE TO DISCUSS
               PATIENT SAFETY REPORTING
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  Regional Mental Health Care London, 850 Highbury Ave,
               Board Room A-123
    CONTACT:   Andrew Morrison, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care,
               (416) 314-6197
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c3290.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:30
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF THE SCOTIABANK CARIBANA FESTIVAL CALENDAR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Royal Ontario Museum, Queens Park Rotunda, Bloor Street
               Entrance
    CONTACT:   Stephen Weir, publicist, (416) 489-5868
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c3312.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN TEACHERS' FEDERATION TO FOCUS ON ISSUES AFFECTING
               EDUCATION AS PART OF ANNUAL LOBBY DAY ON PARLIAMENT HILL
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Charles Lynch Media Room, Centre Block, Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Francine Filion, CTF Communications Director, cell: (613)
               899-4247
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c3197.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT
    CITY:      KINGSTON
    LOCATION:  Invista Centre, Rooms A and B, 1350 Gardiners Road
    CONTACT:   (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/15/c2109.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     ELDERCARE SEMINAR
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Mississauga Central Library, 301 Burnhamthorpe Rd West, Noel
               Ryan Auditorium
    CONTACT:   Peter Cook, Founder, (416) 481-2733,
               info@seniors4seniors.ca
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/20/C3092.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN COMMUNITY HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY CEREMONY
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  LeBreton Flats Park, adjacent to the Canadian War Museum
    CONTACT:   David Eisenstadt, The Communications Group Inc.,
               1-800-267-4476 ext 36
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c3230.html

    TIME:      18:30 - 21:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN JOURNALISM FOUNDATION HOSTS PANEL DISCUSSION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  George Ignatieff Theatre, University of Toronto, 15
               Devonshire Place
    CONTACT:   Heather McCall, Program Manager, CJF, (416) 955-0630
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/14/c9477.html

    TIME:      18:30 - 20:00
    EVENT:     KIDNAPPED, THREATENED, UNDER FIRE: THREE JOURNALISTS
               CONFRONT THE REALITIES OF REPORTING IN CONFLICT ZONES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  George Ignatieff Theatre, University of Toronto, 15
               Devonshire Place
    CONTACT:   Heather McCall, Program Manager, CJF, (416) 955-0630
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c3226.html

    TIME:      18:45
    EVENT:     ORGAN DONATION AWARENESS AT TONIGHT'S BLUE JAYS GAME
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Rogers Centre - Gate 9, One Blue Jays Way
    CONTACT:   Carrie Hoto, Trillium Gift of Life Network, (p) (416)
               619-2299, (c) (416) 735-0099
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c3345.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      09:45
    EVENT:     CANADIAN PARALYMPIC COMMITTEE AND VITERRA TO ANNOUNCE
               PARTNERSHIP TO PROMOTE HEALTHY AND SAFE LIFESTYLES
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Ethel Milliken School, 4510 Queen Street
    CONTACT:   Peter Flengeris, Viterra Inc., (306) 569-4810,
               peter.flengeris@viterra.ca; Anna Parisi, Canadian
               Paralympic Committee, (778) 329-0329
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c3232.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      00:00
    EVENT:     CALGARY ZOO RESEARCHERS LEAP IN ON EARTH DAY TO HELP SAVE
               NORTHERN LEOPARD FROGS - INTERVIEWS WITH DR. DES SMITH
               AND/OR BREANA MCKNIGHT AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Calgary Zoo, Centre for Conservation Research
    CONTACT:   Laurie Herron, Manager, Communications, Phone: (403)
               232-9388, Cell: (403) 899-7080, laurieh@calgaryzoo.ab.ca
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/20/c3236.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     CN IS HOLDING ITS 2009 ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Palliser, Crystal Ballroom, 133 9th Avenue S.W.
    CONTACT:   Media: Bryan Tucker, Senior Manager, Public Affairs and
               Media Relations, (514) 399-6450; Investors: Robert
               Noorigian, Vice-President, Investor Relations, (514) 399-0052
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/27/c4914.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     PROGRESS ENERGY RE

SOURCES CORP. PRESENTS AT CIBC WORLD MARKETS 2009 ENERGY CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://events.startcast.com/events6/118/energy2009/Default.aspx?presentation=3 4 CONTACT: Greg Kist, Vice President, Investor Relations and Marketing, Progress Energy Resources Corp., at (403) 539-1809 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/17/c2711.html TIME: 09:00 Mountain EVENT: CN IS HOLDING ITS 2009 ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS INTERNET: http://www.cn.ca/en/investors-webcasts-events.shtml CONTACT: Media: Bryan Tucker, Senior Manager, Public Affairs and Media Relations, (514) 399-6450; Investors: Robert Noorigian, Vice-President, Investor Relations, (514) 399-0052 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/27/c4914.html TIME: 17:00 Eastern EVENT: GRAN TIERRA ENERGY PRESENTS AT THE IPAA OIL & GAS INVESTMENT SYMPOSIA INTERNET: http://www.investorcalendar.com/CEPage.asp?ID=143910 CONTACT: Dana Coffield, Gran Tierra Energy Inc., President & Chief Executive Officer, (866) 973-4873; Tom McMillan, Equicom Group, Investor Relations, (403) 536-5903 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/17/c2660.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>USA</B> DATE: April 21 EVENT: BURCON NUTRASCIENCE CORPORATION PRESENTS AT THE NUTRITION CAPITAL NETWORK INVESTOR CONFERENCE CITY: NEW YORK CITY LOCATION: Grand Hyatt New York CONTACT: Jade Cheng, Chief Financial Officer, Burcon NutraScience Corporation, (604) 733-0896, (888) 408-7960; AXINO AG, Sven Olsson, Investor Relations Europe, Tel. +49-711-25 35 92-30 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/08/c8529.html TIME: 08:00 - 12:00 Mountain EVENT: AETERNA ZENTARIS PRESENTS DATA ON ANTICANCER COMPOUNDS AEZS-112 AND AEZS-126 AT AACR ANNUAL MEETING CITY: DENVER LOCATION: Colorado Convention Center CONTACT: Investor Relations: Ginette Vallières, Investor Relations Coordinator, (418) 652-8525 ext. 265; Media Relations: Paul Burroughs, Director of Communications, (418) 652-8525 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/15/c9549.html TIME: 17:00 Eastern EVENT: GRAN TIERRA ENERGY PRESENTS AT THE IPAA OIL & GAS INVESTMENT SYMPOSIA CITY: NEW YORK LOCATION: Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers, Empire East room, followed by a question and answer session in conference room K CONTACT: Dana Coffield, Gran Tierra Energy Inc., President & Chief Executive Officer, (866) 973-4873; Tom McMillan, Equicom Group, Investor Relations, (403) 536-5903 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/17/c2660.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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