CNW Daybook for Tuesday, February 10, 2009



    TORONTO, Feb. 10 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 8 - February 11
    EVENT:     16TH CONFERENCE ON RETROVIRUSES AND OPPORTUNISTIC INFECTIONS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès
    CONTACT:   Pierre Bellerose, Vice President, Public Relations, Product
               Research and Development, Tourisme Montréal, (514) 844-2404
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/06/c6480.html

    DATE:      February 8 - February 10
    EVENT:     HOTEL AND RESTAURANT SUPPLIERS ASSOCIATION INC. -
               INTERNATIONAL HOSPITALITY TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Bonaventure
    CONTACT:   Serge Privé, (514) 466-7292
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/30/c4171.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 2 - February 14
    EVENT:     THE HEART AND STROKE FOUNDATION TAKES OVER THE TORONTO EATON
               CENTRE DURING FEBRUARY, HEART MONTH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Eaton Centre - at Trinity Way (upper level, North
               end), Albert's Way (middle Level, middle of the mall), and
               Gap Court (lower level, North end)
    CONTACT:   Stacy O'Rourke, Heart and Stroke Foundation, (416) 937-5307
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/29/c3777.html

    DATE:      February 7 - February 15
    EVENT:     CANADA'S WONDERLAND AUDITION TOUR
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for further details
    CONTACT:   Dineen Beaven, (905) 832-7482; Russ Montague, (905) 832-7486
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5193.html

    TIME:      07:45 - 09:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN FEDERATION FOR THE HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES -
               BREAKFAST ON THE HILL - STUDY OF THE EFFECTS ON PEOPLE OF
               PUBLIC POLICY CHANGES DURING AN ECONOMIC DOWNTURN
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Parliamentary Restaurant, 6th Floor, Centre Block
    CONTACT:   Caitlin Kealey, Manager of Communications, (613) 513-9756
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/09/c6890.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     IMPROVING ACCESS TO FAMILY HEALTH CARE AND EMERGENCY ROOM
               PERFORMANCE - TECHNICAL BRIEFING
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  Central West LHIN Offices, 8 Nelson Street West, Suite 300
    CONTACT:   Andrew Morrison, (416) 314-6197
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5519.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     PARLIAMENTARY APPEARANCE BY THE GOVERNOR AND THE SENIOR
               DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF CANADA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Parliament, Centre Block, Room 253-D
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2009/06/c6260.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 11:30
    EVENT:     PRIVACY COMMISSIONER'S OFFICE ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF INAUGURAL
               NATIONAL YOUTH PRIVACY VIDEO COMPETITION
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Terry Fox Canadian Youth Centre, 1805 Gaspé Ave
    CONTACT:   Heather Ormerod, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of
               Canada, (613) 995-1048
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2009/09/c6862.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     TORONTO INTRODUCES 2009 OPERATING BUDGET
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto City Hall, Committee Room 1, 100 Queen Street West.
    CONTACT:   Media contacts: Don Wanagas, Director, Communications,
               Office of Mayor David Miller, (416) 338-7134; Jennifer Daws,
               Executive Assistant to Councillor Carroll, Chair of Budget
               Committee, (416) 392-4037; Kevin Sack, Director, Strategic
               Communications, (416) 397-5277 (o), (416) 919-6500 (c)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/06/c6459.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     JVS TORONTO FREE JOB FAIR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  JVS Toronto Employment Resource Centre in Atria I, 2255
               Sheppard Avenue East, Suite 120 (Victoria Park and Sheppard
               Ave.)
    CONTACT:   Abby Robins, Director of Communications and Marketing, JVS
               Toronto, (416) 787-1151 ext. 276 (work), (416) 277-3340
               (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/09/c6872.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     NORTH SIMCOE MUSKOKA LOCAL HEALTH INTEGRATION NETWORK WILL
               BE HOSTING A TECHNICAL BRIEFING ON THE ONTARIO GOVERNMENT'S
               PLAN TO IMPROVE ACCESS TO FAMILY HEALTH CARE AND EMERGENCY
               ROOM PERFORMANCE AND NEW INITIATIVES
    CITY:      ORILLIA
    LOCATION:  North Simcoe Muskoka LHIN Office, Boardroom, 210 Memorial
               Avenue, Suites 127-130
    CONTACT:   Media Contact: Andrew Morrison, Ministry of Health and
               Long-Term Care, (416) 314-6197
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5508.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     CANCER ADVOCACY COALITION OF CANADA PRESENTS HIGHLIGHTS FROM
               ANNUAL REPORT CARD ON CANCER IN CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ballroom B, Intercontinental Hotel, 225 Front Street West
    CONTACT:   Jacqueline Zonneville, (416) 848-1398
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/09/c6660.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     NORTH EAST LOCAL HEALTH INTEGRATION NETWORK WILL BE HOSTING
               A TECHNICAL BRIEFING ON THE ONTARIO GOVERNMENT'S PLAN TO
               IMPROVE ACCESS TO FAMILY HEALTH CARE AND EMERGENCY ROOM
               PERFORMANCE AND NEW INITIATIVES
    CITY:      SUDBURY
    LOCATION:  Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM), Laurentian
               Campus (South Bay Road), 935 Ramsey Lake Road, Room 242
    CONTACT:   Andrew Morrison, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care,
               (416) 314-6197
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/05/c6053.html

    TIME:      11:15 - 14:00
    EVENT:     DELOITTE WOMEN OF INFLUENCE LUNCHEON SERIES - TONYA VERBEEK,
               TWO-TIME OLYMPIC MEDALIST
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre (North Building), 255 Front
               St. W.
    CONTACT:   To book an interview or for more information/RSVP: Carolyn
               Lawrence, C: (416) 567-1201
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/05/c6094.html

    TIME:      11:45 - 13:30
    EVENT:     DR. ROBERT OUELLET, CMA PRESIDENT, SPEAKS AT THE ECONOMIC
               CLUB OF CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Park Hyatt, 4 Avenue Rd
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, (613) 731-8610, 1-800-663-7336 ext. 1266,
               Cell.: (613) 447-0866
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/05/c5591.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/February2009/09/c6747.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 15:30
    EVENT:     ONTARIO TRILLIUM FOUNDATION FUNDS BOLD COLLABORATIONS TO
               BOOST ONTARIO'S GREEN FUTURE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Market Kitchen, St. Lawrence Market - mezzanine level,
               93 Front Street East (main entrance)
    CONTACT:   Renée Ouellet, Senior Communications Officer, Ontario
               Trillium Foundation, (416) 963-7965 or 1-800-263-2887 ext. 265
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/09/c6776.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     OPENING OF SPECIAL TORONTO BLACK HISTORY MONTH EXHIBITION AT
               ST. LAWRENCE HALL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  St. Lawrence Hall, 157 King Street East
    CONTACT:   Cathy Riches, Tourism Toronto, (416) 987-9077; Ihor Wons,
               Office of Councillor Thompson, (416) 397-9274
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/09/c6737.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     THE CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA/ SPENCER STUART 2009 NATIONAL
               AWARDS IN GOVERNANCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Carlu, 7th Floor, 444 Younge St.
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/09/c6697.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA AVAILABILITY/PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES WITH CALEB TAYLOR, A
               COMMUNITY LEADER AND VOLUNTEER COACH WITH REGINA'S OUTDOOR
               HOCKEY LEAGUE (AND 2010 OLYMPIC TORCHBEARER); PAT FIACCO,
               MAYOR OF REGINA; HONOURABLE CHRISTINE TELL, MINISTER OF
               TOURISM, PARKS, CULTURE AND SPORT; KIM ULMER, RBC REGIONAL
               VICE-PRESIDENT
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  RBC, Golden Mile Shopping Centre, 3806 Albert Street South
    CONTACT:   Katie Hammill, Stellick Marketing, (416) 603-9452 ext. 303;
               Jackie Braden, RBC Media Relations, (416) 974-2124
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c6962.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      February 8 - February 10
    EVENT:     BIOPARTNERING NORTH AMERICA (BPN) CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  The Westin Bayshore, 1601 Bayshore Drive
    CONTACT:   Stephanie Leung, Communications, Coordinator, British
               Columbia Innovation Council, (604) 602-5249
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/06/c6450.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 - 11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     IMPROVING ACCESS TO FAMILY HEALTH CARE AND EMERGENCY ROOM
               PERFORMANCE - TECHNICAL BRIEFING
    PHONE NO.: (416) 343-2655, 1-866-440-8936, Passcode: 8015804
    CONTACT:   Andrew Morrison, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care,
               (416) 314-6197
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5519.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NORTH SIMCOE MUSKOKA LOCAL HEALTH INTEGRATION NETWORK -
               IMPROVING ACCESS TO FAMILY HEALTH CARE AND EMERGENCY ROOM
               PERFORMANCE TECHNICAL BRIEFING
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-440-8939, Passcode: 6385872 followed by the number sign
    CONTACT:   Andrew Morrison, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care,
               (416) 314-6197
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5508.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE CALL/WEBCAST - FIRST URANIUM FINANCIAL AND
               OPERATING RESULTS FOR THIRD QUARTER ENDED DECEMBER 31, 2008
    INTERNET:  http://services.choruscall.com/links/firsturanium090210.html
    PHONE NO.: 1 800 319-4610 or 0800 981 705 or (604) 638-5340
    CONTACT:   Bob Tait, VP Investor Relations, (416) 342-5639 (office) or
               (416) 558-3858 (mobile)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/09/c6620.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     QUESTAIR TECHNOLOGIES INC. - Q1 2009 EARNINGS ANNOUNCEMENT
               WEBCAST AND CONFERENCE CALL - FEBRUARY 10, 2009
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2547160
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3422, 800-732-6179 or 00 800-2288-3501
    CONTACT:   Sherry Tryssenaar, CFO, (604) 453-6902,
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/06/c6187.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     URANIUM ONE ANNOUNCES C$270 MILLION FINANCING AND FORMATION
               OF STRATEGIC RELATIONSHIP WITH JAPANESE CONSORTIUM
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca/webcast
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-6941 or (416) 644-3417
    CONTACT:   Jean Nortier, Chief Executive Officer, Tel: (604) 601-5642;
               Chris Sattler, Senior Vice President, Corporate Development
               and Investor Relations, Tel: (416) 350-3657
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/10/c7026.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     VITRAN CORPORATION INC. - FOURTH QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.vitran.com
    PHONE NO.: (800) 732-9307 or (416) 644-3415
    CONTACT:   Richard Gaetz, President, CEO; Sean Washchuk, VP Finance,
               CFO, Vitran Corporation Inc., (416) 596-7664
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/06/c5352.html

    TIME:      14:30 - 15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MEDICAL FACILITIES CORPORATION TO PRESENT AT UBS GLOBAL
               HEALTHCARE SERVICES CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK CITY
    INTERNET:  www.medicalfacilitiescorp.ca
    CONTACT:   Michael Salter, Chief Financial Officer, Medical Facilities
               Corp., (416) 848-7980 or 1-877-402-7162; Bruce Wigle or
               Adriana Braczek, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group Inc.,
               (416) 815-0700 or 1-800-385-5451, ext. 228 or 240
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/04/c5263.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CORBY DISTILLERIES LIMITED HOSTS SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 or toll free 1-800-732-9303
    CONTACT:   CORBY DISTILLERIES LIMITED, Tel.: (416) 479-2400
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/03/c5070.html

    TIME:      17:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     SIERRA WIRELESS FOURTH QUARTER AND 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2503820
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7560 or (416) 644-3414
    CONTACT:   Sharlene Myers, Sierra Wireless, Phone: (604) 232-1445
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/28/c3569.html

    TIME:      17:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     SIERRA WIRELESS ANNOUNCES EXPENSE REDUCTION PROGRAM
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2503820
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7560 or (416) 644-3414
    CONTACT:   Sierra Wireless, Inc., David G. McLennan, Chief Financial
               Officer, (604) 231-1181
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2009/29/c4047.html

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