CNW Daybook for Tuesday, February 26, 2008



    TORONTO, Feb. 25 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      February 26
    EVENT:     INAUGURAL STOP ON POWERS WITHIN'S SPRING SPEAKING TOUR
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Halifax Metro Centre
    CONTACT:   Mich Ahern, Mobile: (416) 454-8060
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/15/c9031.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 21 - March 2
    EVENT:     HYDRO-QUEBEC PRESENTS THE MONTREAL HIGH LIGHTS FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Old Montreal and on the Quays of the Old Port
    CONTACT:   Guyane Perron, Press Officer, Hydro-Québec, Media and
               Emergency Communication Team, (514) 289-6699
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/21/c2653.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8739.html

    DATE:      February 26 - February 27
    EVENT:     CRIM'S 2008 CRYSTAL BALL CONFERENCE - 5TH EDITION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal's Palais des Congrès
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: Marie-Noel Pichelin, Director of
               Communications, (514) 840-1239, Cell.: (514) 912-2278; Suzanne
               Lapicerella, Communications Coordinator, (514) 840-1296,
               Cell.: (514) 622-6139; During the conference (February 26 &
               27, 2008): Suzanne Lapicerella, Communications Coordinator,
               Cell.: (514) 622-6139
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5495.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     C-VERT ENVIRONMENT FORUM WITH DAVID SUZUKI
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  YM-YWHA - Jewish Community Centres, 5400, Westbury ave.
    CONTACT:   Michel Séguin, Stephen R. Bronfman Foundation, T: (514)
               878-5318, Cell.: (514) 755-5318
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/20/c3997.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 26
    EVENT:     PUBLIC SERVICE ALLIANCE OF CANADA (PSAC) NATIONAL PRESIDENT
               AND REGIONAL EXECUTIVE VICE-PRESIDENT COMMENT ON BUDGET SPEECH
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Railway Committee Room (253-D), Centre Block, Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   For interviews: Denis Boivin, PSAC Communications, (613)
               222-4617 (cell); Alain Cossette, PSAC Communications, (613)
               293-9210 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5668.html

    DATE:      February 26
    EVENT:     IAN RUSSELL, PRESIDENT AND CEO, IIAC PROVIDES INDUSTRY
               COMMENTARY IN RESPONSE TO THE FEBRUARY 26 FEDERAL BUDGET
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    CONTACT:   For interviews: Caroline Spivak, 416-645-8185, 416-371-9740
               (cell); or Martin Sampson, 613-884-2090; Katie O'Dell, (416)
               687-5478, (416) 578-3082 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c5080.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     GEORGE BROWN COLLEGE'S SEVENTH ANNUAL CHEFS IN THE CITY
               COMPETITION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  George Brown Centre for Hospitality & Culinary Arts, 300
               Adelaide St. East
    CONTACT:   Paul Zanettos, George Brown College, Mobile: (416) 893-5435
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5589.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ZEROFOOTPRINT TORONTO GOES LIVE (WITH MAYOR DAVID MILLER)
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  SAS (Canada), 280 King St. E., 5th floor
    CONTACT:   Lawson Oates,  (416) 392-9744
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c5247.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK PRESENTS THE CANADIAN REAL ESTATE OUTLOOK AND
               TRENDS FORUM 2008
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Scotia Plaza, 40 King Street West, 63rd Floor
    CONTACT:   RSVP: Paula Cufre, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 933-1093
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c4375.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     PARLIAMENTARY APPEARANCE BY THE SENIOR DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF
               THE BANK OF CANADA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  House of Commons, Wellington Building, Room 214
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4808.html

    TIME:      12:20
    EVENT:     WOMEN OF INFLUENCE LUNCHEON HOSTED BY THE POWERPOINT GROUP:
               ANNE GOLDEN: LESSONS ON LEADERSHIP
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Chateau Laurier, Adam Room 1 Rideau Street
    CONTACT:   Lisa Constanzo, Event Coordinator, The Powerpoint Group,
               (416) 923-1688 ext. 23
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5563.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     CMEC PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Le Royal Méridien King Edward, 37 King Street East, Sovereign
               Ballroom, main level
    CONTACT:   Colin Bailey, Tel.: (416) 962-8100, ext. 259
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4704.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     FEDERATION OF CANADIAN MUNICIPALITIES COMMENTS ON FEDERAL
               BUDGET
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Parliament Hill, 253-D, Centre Block (Railway Room)
    CONTACT:   To arrange an interview: Maurice Gingues, (613) 907-6395
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c5096.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN FEDERATION OF STUDENTS AVAILABLE FOR BUDGET RESPONSE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Railroad Committee Room, (253-D), Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Amanda Aziz, National Chairperson, Office: (613) 232-7394 ext.
               21, Cellular: (613) 261-7528; Ian Boyko, Government Relations
               Coordinator, Office: (613) 232-7394 ext. 22, Cellular: (613)
               261-7939
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5453.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN ALLIANCE OF STUDENT ASSOCIATIONS AVAILABLE FOR BUDGET
               RESPONSE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Railroad Committee Room, (253-D), Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Jillian Flake, Public Relations and Communications Officer,
               Canadian Alliance of Student Associations, (613) 236-3457 ext.
               224 (c), (613) 868-6605
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5625.html

    TIME:      16:30 - 18:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN INSTITUTE OF ACTUARIES - MICHAEL HALE AVAILABLE FOR
               COMMENT FOLLOWING THE PRESENTATION OF THE FEDERAL BUDGET
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Railroad Room, (253-D), Centre Block, Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   For interview: Josée Racette, Communications Assistant, (613)
               236-8196 ext. 107
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5763.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>


    TIME:      08:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     CGI PRESENTS AT CREDIT SUISSE'S 10TH ANNUAL GLOBAL SERVICES
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.cgi.com/web/en/investors.htm
    CONTACT:   Lorne Gorber, Vice-President, Global Communications and
               Investor Relations, (514) 841-3355
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4425.html

    TIME:      09:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     PARKLAND INCOME FUND FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END RESULTS
               WEBCAST AND CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2173820
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or (800) 732-6179
    CONTACT:   Parkland Industries Ltd., Administrator of Parkland Income
               Fund: Red Deer: Mike W. Chorlton, President and CEO, (403)
               357-6400; John G. Schroeder, Vice President and CFO, (403)
               357-6400
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c4845.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     JAGUAR MINING PRESENTS AT BMO CAPITAL MARKETS 2008 GLOBAL
               METALS AND MINING CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.jaguarmining.com
    CONTACT:   Investors and analysts: Bob Zwerneman, Director of Investor
               Relations, (603) 224-4800; Media inquiries: Valéria Rezende
               DioDato, Director of Communication, (603) 224-4800
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4629.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ANVIL MINING YEAR-END 2007 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2137300
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414
    CONTACT:   Craig Munro, Senior Vice President Corporate & CFO, Tel: +61
               (8) 9481 4700 (Perth); Robert La Vallière, Vice President
               Investor Relations, Tel: (Office) (514) 448-6664, (Cell)
               (514) 944-9036
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/18/c3176.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AXIA NETMEDIA CORPORATION INVESTOR DAY WEBCAST
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2165240
    CONTACT:   Dawn Tinling, VP, Investor Relations and Communications,
               Axia NetMedia Corporation, (403) 538-4074
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5386.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL WITH BART MELEK, GLOBAL COMMODITY
               STRATEGIST, BMO CAPITAL MARKETS
    PHONE NO.: 888-789-9572 or 416-695-7806, Passcode: 3253458 followed by
               the pound key.
    CONTACT:   Kim Hanson, Toronto, (416) 867-3996 or (416) 624-8905; Holly
               Holt, New York, (212) 885-4153
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5526.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PARLIAMENTARY APPEARANCE BY THE SENIOR DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF
               THE BANK OF CANADA
    INTERNET:  www.bankofcanada.ca/en/real/index.html
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4808.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK PRESENTS THE CANADIAN REAL ESTATE OUTLOOK AND
               TRENDS FORUM 2008
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-952-4972
    CONTACT:   RSVP: Paula Cufre, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 933-1093
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c4375.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     INMET MINING PRESENTATION AT BMO CAPITAL MARKETS 2008 GLOBAL
               METALS AND MINING CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.bmocm.com/conferences/2008metalsandmining/webcast/
    CONTACT:   Lynda Beesley, +1 (416) 860-3968
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/15/c2310.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      February 25 - February 28
    EVENT:     ELSEVIER DEMONSTRATES PEDIATRIC NURSING SKILLS
    CITY:      ORLANDO, FL
    LOCATION:  Booth # 2841 at the Healthcare Information and Management
               Systems Society (HIMSS) annual conference
    CONTACT:   Tom Reller, Director, Corporate Relations, (212) 462-1912
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/06/c7238.html

    TIME:      08:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     CGI TO PRESENT AT CREDIT SUISSE'S 10TH ANNUAL GLOBAL
               SERVICES CONFERENCE
    CITY:      PHOENIX, AZ
    LOCATION:  Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa, 2400 East Missouri
    CONTACT:   Lorne Gorber, Vice-President, Global Communications and
               Investor Relations, (514) 841-3355
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4425.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     JAGUAR MINING PRESENTS AT BMO CAPITAL MARKETS 2008 GLOBAL
               METALS AND MINING CONFERENCE
    CITY:      HOLLYWOOD, FL
    LOCATION:  BMO Capital Markets 2008 Global Metals and Mining Conference
    CONTACT:   Investors and analysts: Bob Zwerneman, Director of Investor
               Relations, (603) 224-4800; Media inquiries: Valéria Rezende
               DioDato, Director of Communication, (603) 224-4800
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4629.html

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