CNW Daybook for Tuesday, June 9, 2009



    TORONTO, June 8 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      June 8 - June 12
    EVENT:     TWO GROUPS OF SAILORS FROM HMCS HALIFAX RUN ACROSS NOVA SCOTIA
               TO RAISE AWARENESS AND FUNDS FOR CHILDREN'S WISH
    CITY:      MULTIPLE CITIES, PLEASE SEE RELEASE
    LOCATION:  Multiple locations, please see release
    CONTACT:   Cheryl Matthews, Chapter Director - Nova Scotia, The
               Children's Wish Foundation of Canada, o: (902) 492-0025, c:
               (902) 229-9474
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4011.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 7 - June 9
    EVENT:     CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY PRESENTS HONORARY DEGREES TO SEVEN
               DISTINGUISHED INDIVIDUALS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Salle Wilfrid Pelletier in Place des Arts, 175 Ste. Catherine
               Street West
    CONTACT:   Fiona Downey, Media Relations Advisor, Concordia University,
               (514) 848-2424 Ext.2518, Cell: (514) 518-3336
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/05/c3444.html

    DATE:      June 8 - June 10
    EVENT:     POLYTECHNIQUE MONTREAL HOSTS INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP TO FOSTER
               DEVELOPMENT OF "FLY-BY-WIRELESS" AEROSPACE TECHNOLOGY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal, 2900, Boulevard
               Edouard-Montpetit, Amphithéâtre C-631, Galerie Rolland
    CONTACT:   or to register: Milind Pimprikar, CANEUS International, 2009
               FBW Workshop Chair, (514) 499-3959; Isabel Valenta,
               Communications Assistant, 2009 FBW Workshop, (514) 499-3959
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c3859.html

    DATE:      June 8 - June 11
    EVENT:     15TH INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC FORUM OF THE AMERICAS/CONFERENCE
               OF MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Bonaventure Hotel
    CONTACT:   André Bouthillier, Media Relations Director, (514) 895-0127
               (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/07/c3881.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/28/c5825.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/18/c9787.html

    DATE:      June 9
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CIRCUS SCHOOL PAYS TRIBUTE TO GUY LALIBERTE AT
               FOUNDATION BENEFIT EVENING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  at the TOHU, Cité des arts du cirque
    CONTACT:   Marie-Pier Turgeon, The National Circus School, (514) 982-0859
               extension 248
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/21/c3606.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     ADF GROUP - ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Omni Mont-Royal Hotel, Room Seasons A, 1050 Sherbrooke Street
               West
    CONTACT:   ADF Group Inc.: Jean Paschini, Chairman of the Board and Chief
               Executive Officer; Louis Potvin, Chief Financial Officer,
               (450) 965-1911, 1-800-263-7560
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/01/c9645.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/05/c2968.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/15/c9648.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE NATIONAL CAPITAL COMMISSION
    CITY:      CHELSEA
    LOCATION:  Chelsea Library, 100 Old Chelsea Road
    CONTACT:   Catherine Loubier, Director of Communications, Office of the
               Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister of State (National
               Capital Commission), (613) 995-1851
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4273.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL - BUSINESS LUNCHEON
               - FOLLOW-UP TO THE ECONOMISTS' CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Delta Centre-Ville, 777 University Street
    CONTACT:   RSVP: Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations, (514)
               871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4064.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     PRESENTATION OF THE NEW WATER ENGINES OF THE GRAND CHARLEVOIX,
               A WHALE WATCHING CRUISE SHIP FROM SAINT-SIMEON, IN CHARLEVOIX
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Pontoon 14 in Bassin Louise, Québec City. The green and
               yellow boat will be moored there.
    CONTACT:   Pierre Tremblay, Vice-president, Croisière Charlevoix,
               Cell.: (418) 436-0138, (418) 665-6928
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4120.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     UNVEILING OF COMMEMORATIVE PLAQUES IN RECOGNITION OF THE
               EXCEPTIONAL CONTRIBUTION OF THE QUARTIER INTERNATIONAL
               PROJECT'S PARTNERS AND SPONSORS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle, between Viger and St-Antoine streets
    NOTES:     In the event of rain, it will relocate to the atrium of the
               CDP Capital Center, parquet level, at 1000, place
               Jean-Paul-Riopelle
    CONTACT:   Alison Neill, Optimum Public Relations, (514) 985-8309
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4169.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     OFFICE DE CONSULTATION PUBLIQUE DE MONTREAL - PUBLIC
               CONSULTATION ON THE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS "2-22
               SAINTE-CATHERINE" AND "QUADRILATERE SAINT-LAURENT"
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Holiday Inn Select, 99 Viger Avenue (at St-Urbain),
               Place d'Armes Metro
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell: (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/06/c8958.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5055.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/18/c4617.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/May2009/18/c4621.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 6 - August 2
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK CARIBANA FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Various - please see URL for details
    CONTACT:   Stephen Weir, Scotiabank Caribana Publicist, (416) 391-5608;
               Alicia Sealey, Scotiabank Caribana Publicist, (416) 599-0664;
               Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/21/c3407.html

    DATE:      June 8 - June 9
    EVENT:     OPEN TEXT CORP AT CANADA 3.0 FORUM
    CITY:      WATERLOO
    LOCATION:  University of Waterloo's Stratford Institute
    CONTACT:   Michele Stevenson, Open Text Corporation, (519) 888-7111 ext.
               2594; Stephanie Fazio, Open Text Corporation, (416) 464-8414;
               Brian Edwards, McKenzie Worldwide, (503) 577-4583
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/03/c2497.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     FRANK MCKENNA KICKS OFF THE 14TH ANNUAL TD SUMMER READING
               CLUB
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Hamilton Public Library - Turner Park Branch, 352 Rymal Road
               East (just east of Upper Wellington Street)
    CONTACT:   Ashley Curran, GCI Group on behalf of TD, Tel: (416) 486-5923;
               Gregory Harrison, TD Bank Financial Group, Tel: (416) 308-8597
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/05/c3638.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     KAMALESH SHARMA SPEAKS AT THE INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
               RESEARCH CENTRE (IDRC)
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  150 Kent (corner of Albert), 8th Floor
    NOTES:     The event is open to the media. French and English
               simultaneous interpretation is available. Spaces are limited
               and journalists are encouraged to register by calling
               Isabelle Bourgeault-Tassé at 613-696-2343
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Bourgeault-Tassé, (613) 696-2343
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4133.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CAMH'S QUEEN STREET REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT PHASE 1B KICK-OFF
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  1001 Queen St. West
    CONTACT:   Michael Torres, CAMH Media Relations, at (416) 595-6015
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4084.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     COMMUNITIES RALLY IN SUPPORT OF LIVE-IN CAREGIVERS AND OTHER
               TEMPORARY FOREIGN WORKERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Workers Action Centre, 720 Spadina Ave, Suite 223
    CONTACT:   Pura Velasco, (416) 361-6319; Mary Auxi Guiao, (416) 320-4486
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4225.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL UNVEILING OF THE PROGRAM FOR THE ITALIAN WEEK 2009
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Sala S. Marco, 215 Preston Street
    CONTACT:   RSVP: Enrico W. del Castello, (613) 371-4897
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/05/c3432.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     ANISHINABEK NATION GRAND COUNCIL HOLDS ELECTIONS
    CITY:      NIPISSING FN
    LOCATION:  Community Centre, Aamjiwnaang First Nation, 1972 Virgil Avenue
    CONTACT:   Marci Becking - Communications Officer, (705) 497-9127 (Ext.
               2290), Mobile: (705) 494-0735
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/05/c3525.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     ALLSTATE CANADA CELEBRATES THE GRAND OPENING OF A NEW
               ALLSTATE INSURANCE AGENCY
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Mississauga North, Allstate Insurance Agency, 2969 Argentia
               Road, Unit 4
    CONTACT:   Darcy Bonner, Corporate Relations, (416) 318-3309
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4280.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 21:30
    EVENT:     LET'S TALK SCIENCE CELEBRATES 15 YEARS OF SCIENCE OUTREACH
               WITH YOUTH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Le Méridien King Edward Hotel, 37 King Street East
    NOTES:     Please see the URL below for a detailed itinerary
    CONTACT:   Krista Habermehl, Communications Officer, Let's Talk Science,
               1-877-474-4081 ext. 239; On June 9 call (519) 870-7335
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4246.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     12TH ANNUAL CANADIAN JOURNALISM FOUNDATION AWARDS GALA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Royal York Hotel - Canadian Room - 100 Front
               Street West
    CONTACT:   Sheila Hamilton Campbell, (416) 488-3384; Marie-Eve
               Létourneau, Rideau Hall Press Office, (613) 998-0287
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c3091.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7638.html

    TIME:      19:45
    EVENT:     ADAM BLY SHARES HIS VISION FOR A SCIENCE RENAISSANCE IN THE
               21ST CENTURY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sovereign Ballroom, Le Méridien King Edward Hotel, 37 King
               Street East
    CONTACT:   Krista Habermehl, Communications Officer, Let's Talk Science,
               1-877-474-4081 ext. 239 (On June 9 call (519) 870-7335)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/03/c2753.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      June 9 - June 11
    EVENT:     GO-EXPO: GAS AND OIL EXPOSITION
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Stampede Park
    CONTACT:   Hilary Faktor, Brookline Public Relations for GO-EXPO 2009,
               W: (403) 538-5641 ext. 107, C: (403) 969-6983
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4041.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN DERMATOLOGY ASSOCIATION: FREE, PUBLIC SKIN CANCER
               SCREENINGS OFFERED BY EDMONTON DERMATOLOGISTS
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Edmonton City Centre East Mall, 10205 - 101 St, a vacant
               retail outlet located on the Main Floor near TD Bank
    CONTACT:   Sue Sherlock, Communications Officer, Sun Awareness Program,
               Canadian Dermatology Association, Office: (604) 985-9184,
               Cell: (604) 551-2597
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c2701.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      June 6 - June 10
    EVENT:     CANADIAN URBAN TRANSIT ASSOCIATION'S ANNUAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      WHISTLER
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Chateau Whistler, 4599 Chateau Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Maureen Shuell, Director of Communications, Media Relations,
               CUTA, Cell: (416) 898-5600, Tel: (416) 365-9800 ext. 105;
               Joanna Morton, Media Relations, BC Transit, Tel: (250)
               995-5720; Julia Waring, Communications Officer, Resort
               Municipality of Whistler, Tel: (604) 935-8138, Cell: (778)
               928-7943
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/05/c2935.html

    DATE:      June 8 - June 12
    EVENT:     ONTARIO NURSES DISCUSS WORKPLACE VIOLENCE, PANDEMIC
               PREPAREDNESS AND MORE AT NATIONAL NURSES' UNION CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Hotel in Vancouver
    CONTACT:   Ontario Nurses' Association, Sheree Bond, (416) 964-8833,
               ext. 2430, Cellular: (416) 986-8240; Melanie Levenson, (416)
               964-8833, ext. 2369
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c9975.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN PAYROLL ASSOCIATION - 27TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE
               AND TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Empress Hotel & Victoria Conference Centre
    NOTES:     Media must pre-register by contacting Wendy McLean-Cobban at
               416-487-3380 x 111 or wendy@payroll.ca
    CONTACT:   Wendy McLean-Cobban, CMP, The Canadian Payroll Association,
               Tel: (416) 487-3380 ext. 111, Toll Free: 1-800-387-4693
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/02/c2158.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     FREE, PUBLIC SKIN CANCER SCREENINGS AT UVIC SUN SAFETY EVENT
    CITY:      VICTORIA
    LOCATION:  Room 402, 4th floor, Business and Economics Building (located
               close to the University Centre building), University of
               Victoria
    CONTACT:   Sue Sherlock, Communications Officer, Sun Awareness Program,
               Canadian Dermatology Association, Office: (604) 985-9184,
               Cell: (604) 551-2597; Tara Taggart, Canadian Cancer Society,
               BC & Yukon Division, (250) 414-4252
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c2704.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     PROPOSED PROSPERITY GOLD-COPPER MINE PROJECT - PUBLIC
               INFORMATION SESSIONS
    CITY:      NEMIAH VALLEY
    LOCATION:  Xeni Gwet'in Band Office
    CONTACT:   Media may contact: Lucille Jamault, Senior Communications
               Advisor, Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, (613)
               957-0434
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7865.html

    TIME:      16:30 - 19:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT AGENCY - OPEN HOUSES -
               FAIRVIEW TERMINAL PHASE II EXPANSION PROJECT
    CITY:      PRINCE RUPERT
    LOCATION:  Crest Hotel, 222 1st Avenue West
    CONTACT:   Lucille Jamault, Senior Communications Advisor, Canadian
               Environmental Assessment Agency, (613) 957-0434
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/26/c7181.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      16:00 - 16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     VIDEO B-ROLL AVAILABLE VIA CNW - ONTARIO HEALTH QUALITY
               COUNCIL RELEASES 2009 REPORT
    CO-ORDS:   Anik F2C, Transponder 3B, Downlink Frequency: 3820 Vertical,
               Audio Subcarrier: 6.8 & 6.2
    CONTACT:   CNW BROADCAST, TORONTO, (416) 863-2115
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/08/c4198.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MDC PARTNERS PRESENTS AT THE FOURTH ANNUAL NEEDHAM & COMPANY
               INTERNET & DIGITAL MEDIA CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.mdc-partners.com/investors
    CONTACT:   Donna Granato, Director, Finance & Investor Relations, (646)
               429-1809
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/03/c2750.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MAJOR DRILLING GROUP INTERNATIONAL INC. - FOURTH QUARTER &
               YEAR-END RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.majordrilling.com or www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415
    CONTACT:   Chantal Melanson, (506) 857-8636
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/02/c2048.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ADF GROUP - FIRST-QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.adfgroup.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-9303
    CONTACT:   ADF Group Inc.: Jean Paschini, Chairman of the Board and Chief
               Executive Officer; Louis Potvin, Chief Financial Officer,
               (450) 965-1911, 1-800-263-7560
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/01/c9645.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DIAGNOCURE Q2 2009 EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.diagnocure.com
    PHONE NO.: (514) 807-8791, (416) 644-3414 or (800) 733-7560
    CONTACT:   Investors: J. F. Bureau, CFA, Sr. Vice President and CFO,
               DiagnoCure Inc., (418) 527-6100; Media: Paule De Blois, Vice
               President, Corporate Affairs, DiagnoCure Inc., (418) 527-6100
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/27/c7975.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANADIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION UNVEILS A NEW ONLINE DIABETES
               MANAGEMENT MODULE
    INTERNET:
   
http://events.startcast.com/events6/Default.aspx?EID=a8ec64ef-5fe2-43aa-b4ba-3
915ce70d9f0
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-789-9572 (passcode 1462530)
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, Media Relations Manager, Canadian Medical
               Association, (800) 663-7336, (613) 731-8610, ext. 1266,
               Cell.: (613) 447-0866
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/04/c3052.html

    TIME:      16:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     EXFO PRESENTATS AT THE RBC CAPITAL MARKETS TECHNOLOGY, MEDIA &
               COMMUNICATIONS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.EXFO.com/investors
    CONTACT:   Vance Oliver, Manager, Investor Relations, (418) 683-0913,
               Ext. 3733
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2009/03/c2303.html

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