CNW Daybook for Tuesday, February 12, 2008



    TORONTO, Feb. 12 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      08:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     KICK OFF OF THE 2010 WINTER GAMES VOLUNTEER RECRUITMENT DRIVE
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Scotia Square Mall (2000 Barrington Street)
    CONTACT:   Greg Vallentin, (416) 969-2728
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/08/c8420.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 12
    EVENT:     L'EMBARQUEMENT POUR L'AMOUR FOU: A COLLECTIVE WORK OF ART
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Main entrance hall of Place des Arts
    CONTACT:   Flavie Boucher, Les Impatients, (514) 842-1043
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/29/c5198.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CRTC TO HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING IN GATINEAU, QUEBEC
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Conference Centre, Portage IV, Outaouais Room, 140 Promenade
               du Portage
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: MediaRelations, (819) 997-9403; General
               Inquiries: (819) 997-0313, TDD: (819) 994-0423; Toll-free:
               1-877-249-CRTC (2782); TDD - Toll-free: 1-877-909-CRTC (2782)
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8757.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     MIDI EXTRA OF THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL
               WITH GUEST SPEAKER JEAN-GUY LANGELIER, PRESIDENT AND COO,
               CAISSE CENTRALE DESJARDINS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth, 900 René-Lévesque Blvd. West
    CONTACT:   and registration: Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media
               relations, Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal,
               (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8714.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     VERNISSAGE OF THE L'EMBARQUEMENT POUR L'AMOUR FOU EXHIBIT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  hall of Place des Arts
    CONTACT:   Flavie Boucher, Les Impatients, (514) 842-1043
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/29/c5198.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 9 - February 12
    EVENT:     FRENCH FOR THE FUTURE'S NATIONAL AMBASSADOR YOUTH FORUM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  York University's bilingual Glendon College, 2275 Bayview
               Avenue (at Lawrence Avenue)
    CONTACT:   French for the Future: Marc Pandi, Communications Manager
               (bilingual), Tel: (416) 203-9900 x.221, Cell: (416) 939-0248;
               Glendon Campus of York University: Tobi Strohan, Director of
               Recruitment and Marketing, Tel: (416) 736-2100 ext. 88337,
               Fax: (416) 487-6786
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/08/c8321.html

    DATE:      February 12
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF 100 YEARS OF ANNE; READINGS WITH BUDGE
               WILSON AND DR. ELIZABETH EPPERLY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Royal Ontario Museum
    NOTES:     This is a media-only reception; RSVP is required
    CONTACT:   Alina Goldstein, Senior Publicist, Penguin Group (Canada),
               (416) 928-2408
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/07/c8286.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     WORKOPOLIS AND OLYMPIC MEDALLIST RUSS HOWARD KICK OFF OF THE
               2010 WINTER GAMES VOLUNTEER RECRUITMENT DRIVE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yonge-Dundas Square
    CONTACT:   Greg Vallentin, (416) 969-2728
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/08/c8419.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 15:15
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN MARKETING ASSOCIATION BUSINESS OF IDEAS FORUM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Arcadian Court
    CONTACT:   Ed Cartwright,  (416) 644-3760
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/06/c7606.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     NEWS CONFERENCE - LARGEST COORDINATED PROVINCE-WIDE SWEEP OF
               CHILD PORNOGRAPHY OFFENDERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Norwegian Room, The Valhalla Inn Airport
               #1 Valhalla Inn Road
    CONTACT:   Sgt. Pierre Chamberland, Media Relations Coordinator, OPP
               Corporate Communications Bureau, Phone: (office)
               (705) 329-6878, (cell) (705) 329-7092
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8889.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     CANCER ADVOCACY COALITION OF CANADA (CACC) PRESENTS
               IMPORTANT HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE ANNUAL REPORT CARD ON CANCER
               IN CANADA™
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ballroom A, Intercontinental Hotel, 225 Front Street
    CONTACT:   Sara McClelland/Jacqueline Zonneville, (416) 586-0180;
               Michelle Marchione, (647) 283-7466
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8707.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     STUDENTS AGAINST ANTI-BLACK RACISM HOLD A PRESS CONFERENCE
               CONCERNING ALLEGATIONS OF WINDSOR POLICE BRUTALITY
    CITY:      WINDSOR
    LOCATION:  Conference Room at the Law School at the University of
               Windsor
    CONTACT:   Matthew Macdonald, Students Against Anti-Black Racism,
               (519) 982-9836
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c9067.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     REPORT RELEASED BY SENECA COLLEGE-LED RESEARCH TEAM ON THE
               MATHEMATICS ACHIEVEMENT OF FIRST SEMESTER COLLEGE STUDENTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Seneca@York Campus, 70 The Pond Road, Lower Kaleidoscope
               Room
    CONTACT:   Seneca College Media Relations, (416) 491-5050, ext. 7018
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/08/c8440.html

    TIME:      13:30 - 16:30
    EVENT:     PHARMACARE HEARINGS PANEL DISCUSSIONS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Public Library Main Branch Auditorium, Corner
               Laurier/Metcalfe
    CONTACT:   Ontario Health Coalition, (416) 441-2502
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/01/c6556.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     EDUCATION MINISTER SPEAKS WITH STUDENTS ABOUT ONLINE RESPECT
               AND RESPONSIBILITY ON SAFER INTERNET DAY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  St. Mary's Catholic Secondary School, 66 Dufferin Park Ave
    CONTACT:   Michelle Despault, Minister's Office, (416) 212-3747; Patricia
               MacNeil , Communications Branch, (416) 325-2676
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8931.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     PHARMACARE HEARINGS PANEL DISCUSSIONS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ottawa Public Library, Main Branch Auditorium, Corner of
               Laurier and Metcalfe
    CONTACT:   Marlene Rivier at (613) 222-8392
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8963.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF 100 YEARS OF ANNE - MEDIA-ONLY RECEPTION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Royal Ontario Museum
    NOTES:     RSVP is required
    CONTACT:   Alina Goldstein, Senior Publicist, Penguin Group (Canada),
               (416) 928-2408
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/07/c8286.html

    TIME:      18:25
    EVENT:     2008 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/February2008/11/c8862.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     KICK OFF OF THE 2010 WINTER GAMES VOLUNTEER RECRUITMENT DRIVE
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Underground at Portage & Main Street
    CONTACT:   Elisabeth Napolano, (416) 969-2705
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/08/c8423.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      08:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     WORKOPOLIS ASSISTING WITH VOLUNTEER RECRUITMENT FOR VANCOUVER
               2010 WINTER GAMES
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Stephen Ave Walk (200 - 8th Ave. S.W), North side in front
               of The Bay
    CONTACT:   Elisabeth Napolano, (416) 969-2705
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/08/c8416.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     THE NORTH OF 60 RE

SOURCE CONFERENCE CITY: EDMONTON LOCATION: Delta Edmonton Centre - 3rd Floor Conference Centre CONTACT: Mark Francis, Phone: (204) 942-8992 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/05/c7470.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B> TIME: 09:00 Eastern EVENT: BIONICHE REPORTS FISCAL 2008 SECOND QUARTER - CONFERENCE CALL & AUDIO WEB CAST INTERNET: www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID(equal sign)2167660 PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or 1-800-731-6941 CONTACT: Patrick Montpetit, CA, Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, Bioniche Life Sciences Inc., Telephone: (514) 697-6636; Jennifer Shea, Corporate Communications, Investor & Government Relations Director, Bioniche Life Sciences Inc., Telephone: (613) 966-8058, Cell: (613) 391-2097 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/08/c8496.html TIME: 09:00 Eastern EVENT: COALCORP 2008 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL PHONE NO.: Toronto & International: (416) 644-3420; North America: (800) 732-1073 CONTACT: Michael Davies, Chief Financial Officer, (416) 360-4653 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/08/c8530.html TIME: 09:00 Eastern EVENT: GEMCOM ANNOUNCES THIRD QUARTER FISCAL 2008 RESULTS INTERNET: www.gemcomsoftware.com and www.newswire.ca PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3417 or 1-800-732-6179 CONTACT: Investor Communications, Garth Albright, Chief Financial Officer, (604) 684-6550; Nick Hurst, Vice President, The Equicom Group, (403) 538-4845; Corporate Communications, Mark Bese, Marketing Communications Manager, (604) 684-6550 ext. 4481 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c9063.html http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/07/c8067.html TIME: 09:00 Eastern EVENT: CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS SECOND QUARTER RESULTS PHONE NO.: Toronto & International: (416) 644-3420, North America: (800) 732-1073 CONTACT: Michael Davies, Chief Financial Officer, (416) 360-4653 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c9031.html TIME: 09:30 - 10:00 Eastern EVENT: MEDICAL FACILITIES CORPORATION TO PRESENT AT UBS GLOBAL HEALTHCARE SERVICES CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK CITY NOTES: The webcast will be available for 30 days after the conference. CONTACT: Michael Salter, Chief Financial Officer, Medical Facilities Corp., (416) 848-7380 or 1-877-402-7162; Bruce Wigle, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 228 or 1-800-385-5451 ext.228 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8709.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: ENDEAVOUR MINING CAPITAL - SECOND QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: www.endeavourminingcapital.com PHONE NO.: (201) 689-8031 or 1-877-407-8031 CONTACT: Vanguard Shareholder Solutions, 1-866-801-0779 or (604) 608-0824 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/06/c7729.html TIME: 10:30 Eastern EVENT: HOME CAPITAL GROUP HOSTS ITS FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: listen-only mode at www.homecapital.com. PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 in Toronto or toll-free 1-800-733-7571 throughout North America CONTACT: Gerald M. Soloway, Chief Executive Officer, or Nick Kyprianou, President (416) 360-4663 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/12/c9028.html http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/14/c8729.html TIME: 15:00 Eastern EVENT: AXIA NETMEDIA CORPORATION: FISCAL SECOND QUARTER 2008 INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2161500 PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 or 1-800-732-9307 CONTACT: Dawn Tinling, VP, Investor Relations and Communications, (403) 538-4074 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/07/c8161.html TIME: 15:00 Eastern EVENT: AXIA NETMEDIA CORPORATION CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2161500 PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 or 1-800-732-9307 CONTACT: Art Price, CEO, (403) 538-4001; Geoff Thompson, President, (403) 538-4030; Peter McKeown, CFO, (403) 538-4052; Dawn Tinling, VP, Investor Relations and Communications, (403) 538-4074 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8904.html TIME: 16:00 Eastern EVENT: TEMBEC TO HOLD A CONFERENCE CALL - FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR THE FIRST QUARTER ENDED DECEMBER 29, 2007 INTERNET: www.tembec.com in the "Investors" section CONTACT: John Valley, Executive Vice President, Business Development and Corporate Affairs, (819) 627-4387 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/25/c3979.html TIME: 17:00 Eastern EVENT: TRANSITION THERAPEUTICS TO HOLD CONFERENCE CALL ON SECOND QUARTER FISCAL 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS PHONE NO.: 1-800-748-8543 or (212)-231-2900 CONTACT: Dr. Tony Cruz, Chief Executive Officer, Transition Therapeutics Inc., Phone: (416) 260-7770, x.223; Mr. Elie Farah, CFO and VP Corporate Development, Transition Therapeutics Inc., Phone: (416) 260-7770, x.203 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8520.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>USA</B> TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: VASOGEN PRESENTS AT THE BIO CEO & INVESTOR CONFERENCE CITY: NEW YORK LOCATION: Waldorf Astoria NOTES: The presentation will be webcast live at www.vasogen.com CONTACT: Glenn Neumann, Investor Relations, tel: (905) 817-2004 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/05/c7065.html TIME: 11:45 Eastern EVENT: BIOMS MEDICAL PRESENTS AT THE BIO CEO & INVESTOR CONFERENCE CITY: NEW YORK LOCATION: Waldorf Astoria Hotel CONTACT: Tony Hesby, (780) 413-7152 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/08/c8350.html TIME: 14:20 Eastern EVENT: ENHANCED OIL RE

SOURCES INC. PRESENTS AT IPAA OGIS SMALL CAP CONFERENCE CITY: FORT LAUDERDALE LOCATION: IPAA OGIS Small Cap Conference CONTACT: Don Currie, 1-888-990-3551 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/07/c8079.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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