CNW Daybook for Tuesday, March 30, 2010

TORONTO, March 29 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     MONTH-LONG STRIKE AT UNIVERSITÉ DE MONTRÉAL: THE FAÉCUM AND
               AGEEFEP DEMAND AN AGREEMENT BY THE END OF THIS WEEK
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Roger-Gaudry Building (main building), 2900, boulevard
               Édouard-Montpetit
    CONTACT:   Alexandre Ducharme, press agent, FAÉCUM, (514) 497-2602;
               Claude Garon, AGEEFEP, (514) 343-6111, ext. 5127
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/29/c6183.html

    TIME:      13:20
    EVENT:     LAURENTIAN BANK'S PRESIDENT AND CEO RÉJEAN ROBITAILLE
               PARTICIPATES IN NATIONAL BANK FINANCIAL'S CANADIAN FINANCIAL
               SERVICES CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Centre Mont Royal, 2200 Mansfield Street
    CONTACT:   Gladys Caron, Vice-President, Public Affairs, Communications
               and Investor Relations, (514) 284-4500, extension 7511
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/29/c5763.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     REACTION OF THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL TO THE
               2010-2011 PROVINCIAL BUDGET
    CITY:      QUÉBEC
    LOCATION:  N/A
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations, cellular:
               (514) 704-0668, when the lock-up is over.
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/29/c5981.html

    TIME:      17:30 - 19:30
    EVENT:     NOMINEES OF THE 30TH ANNUAL GENIE AWARDS HONOURED AT EVENTS
               ACROSS CANADA
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  Café Fleury, Hôtel Hyatt Regency, 1255, rue Jeanne-Mance
    CONTACT:   Judy Lung, Communications Manager, Academy of Canadian Cinema
               & Television, Ph: (416) 366-2227 ext. 238; Judith Dubeau,
               Ixion Communications, Ph: (514) 495-8176
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/16/c2342.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/24/c4588.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     AUTOPOETIC IDEAS FESTIVAL - AN EVENING WITH DEEPAK CHOPRA
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  La Place des Arts
    CONTACT:   Anne Thibeault-Berube, Founder of AIF, (902) 449-7856
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/15/c8540.html
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    ONTARIO

    TIME:      09:00 - 10:15
    EVENT:     ONTARIO ELECTRONIC STEWARDSHIP (OES) LAUNCHES NEXT PHASE OF
               ONTARIO ELECTRONICS RECYCLING PROGRAM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  City of Toronto Reuse Centre, 242 Cherry Street (intersection
               of Cherry and The Donway, S. of Lakeshore)
    CONTACT:   On site Media Contact: Laura Modesto, Veritas Communications,
               Phone: O: (416) 955-4579, C: (416) 571-0140; Program Media
               Contact: Susan Logan, OES, Phone: O: (647) 777-3362, C: (416)
               795-1089
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/26/c5493.html

    TIME:      09:10
    EVENT:     NAN LEADERSHIP GATHERs FOR WINTER CHIEFS ASSEMBLY
    CITY:      THUNDER BAY,
    LOCATION:  Airlane Travel Lodge, 698 West Arthur Street
    CONTACT:   Amy Harris, Media Relations Officer, Nishnawbe Aski Nation,
               Direct: (807) 625-4906, BB: (807) 252-2806
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/29/c6110.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     SUGARBUSH MAPLE SYRUP FESTIVAL
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  Kortright Centre for Conservation, 9550 Pine Valley Dr
    CONTACT:   Rowena Calpito, Supervisor, Media Management, Toronto and
               Region Conservation, T: (416) 661-6600 ext 5632, C: (416)
               358-3446
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5632.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     SUGARBUSH MAPLE SYRUP FESTIVAL
    CITY:      STOUFFVILLE
    LOCATION:  Bruce's Mill Conservation Area, 3291 Stouffville Rd
    CONTACT:   Rowena Calpito, Supervisor, Media Management, Toronto and
               Region Conservation, T: (416) 661-6600 ext 5632, C: (416)
               358-3446
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5632.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 12:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA ONLY EVENT ANNOUNCING CANADIAN DISCOVERY IN LIGHT
               THERAPY FOR PAIN MANAGEMENT AND MOBILITY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Hotel St. Germain - Chez Victor, 30 Mercer Street
    CONTACT:   Simon Hancock, Evangeline PR, (416) 320-7370
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/29/c5917.html

    TIME:      13:30 - 14:30
    EVENT:     OLYMPIC BRONZE MEDALIST, WORLD SILVER MEDALIST AND SIX TIME
               CANADIAN CHAMPION JOANNIE ROCHETTE, VISITS SEARS TORONTO EATON
               CENTRE STORE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sears Toronto Eaton Centre Store, Attitude Shop located on the
               2nd Floor at Sears Yonge and Dundas, 290 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Eliana Cugini, Sears Canada, (416) 942-4426
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/29/c5880.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA BRIEFING: CANADA'S TOP AID AGENCIES IN HAITI COME
               TOGETHER TO SPEAK ABOUT THE WORK THAT'S BEEN DONE AND THE
               RECONSTRUCTION AHEAD
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 123 Queen Street West, Metro 1
               Room
    CONTACT:   Graeme Burk, (905) 565-4200 ext. 2251
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/26/c5389.html

    TIME:      17:15 - 18:30
    EVENT:     DIVERSECITY VOICES MEET AND GREET EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TRANE Studio, 964 Bathurst Street
    CONTACT:   RSVP to Tina Edan, Maytree, (416) 944-2627 x245
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/25/c5020.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     THE CAMPUS ZEN-WELLNESS SYMPOSIUM KEYNOTE WORKSHOP
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ryerson University
    CONTACT:   Yvette Murray, (416) 966-2626
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c5864.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CIBC PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER SPEAKS AT NATIONAL
               BANK FINANCIAL CANADIAN FINANCIAL SERVICES CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.cibc.com
    CONTACT:   Jason Patchett, Director, Investor Relations, (416) 980-8691
               or Mary Lou Frazer, Senior Director, Investor and Financial
               Communications of Corporate Communications, (416) 980-4111
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c3758.html

    TIME:      08:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     HARDWOODS DISTRIBUTION INCOME FUND 2009 FOURTH QUARTER AND
               YEAR-END RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-231-8191 or (647) 427-7450 conference call number
               61033289
    CONTACT:   Rob Brown, Chief Financial Officer, Phone: (604) 607-3862
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/29/c5095.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c4004.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     BMO CEO BILL DOWNE SPEAKS AT THE NATIONAL BANK FINANCIAL
               CANADIAN FINANCIAL SERVICES CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.bmo.com/investorrelations
    CONTACT:   Ralph Marranca, Toronto, (416) 867-3996; Ronald Monet,
               Montreal, (514) 877-1101
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/25/c5134.html

    TIME:      09:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     ENTERRA HOSTS A CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST TO DISCUSS THE
               TRUST'S 2009 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.enterraenergy.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-231-8191 or (647) 427-7450
    CONTACT:   Blaine Boerchers, Chief Financial Officer, (403) 263-0262 or
               (877) 263-0262
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/29/c5636.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/29/c3217.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/24/c4451.html

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     WEBCAST BRIEFING ON KPMG'S 2010 COMPETITIVE ALTERNATIVES
               STUDY: A GUIDE TO INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS COSTS
    INTERNET:
    http://webcast.streamlogics.com/audience/index.asp?eventid=52749269
    CONTACT:   Julie Bannerjea, Head of Media Relations, KPMG, (416) 777-3243
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/16/c9584.html

    TIME:      09:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     GEORGE LEWIS, GROUP HEAD OF WEALTH MANAGEMENT, ROYAL BANK OF
               CANADA, SPEAKS AT NATIONAL BANK CANADIAN FINANCIAL SERVICES
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.rbc.com/investorrelations/ir_events_presentations.html
    CONTACT:   Matt Gierasimczuk, Media Relations, (416) 974-2124
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/24/c4287.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     IDC 2009 FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (647) 427-7450 or 1-888-231-8191
    CONTACT:   Swapan Kakumanu, Executive Vice President & Chief Financial
               Officer, (866) 975-6737
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/25/c5146.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GAMMON GOLD - FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END 2009 RESULTS
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2975940
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-231-8191; (647) 427-7450
    CONTACT:   Scott Perry, Chief Financial Officer, Gammon Gold Inc., (416)
               646-3825; Anne Day, Director of Investor Relations, Gammon
               Gold Inc., (902) 468-0614
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c3886.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/23/c3940.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SCOTIABANK'S GROUP HEAD, RISK AND TREASURY SPEAKS AT NATIONAL
               BANK FINANCIAL'S CANADIAN FINANCIAL SERVICES CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.scotiabank.com
    CONTACT:   Karen Heath, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 866-7238
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/29/c5937.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TD BANK FINANCIAL GROUP CEO PRESENTS AT THE NATIONAL BANK
               FINANCIAL CANADIAN FINANCIAL SERVICES CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.td.com/investor
    CONTACT:   Samson Yuen, Media Relations, TDBFG, (416) 308-8905
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/16/c9941.html

    TIME:      13:50 Eastern
    EVENT:     MANULIFE FINANCIAL PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
               PRESENTS AT THE NATIONAL BANK FINANCIAL CANADIAN FINANCIAL
               SERVICES CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.manulife.com
    CONTACT:   Amir Gorgi, (416) 852-8311; David Paterson, (416) 852-8899;
               Laurie Lupton, (416) 852-7792
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c4003.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     SUN LIFE FINANCIAL CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER, DEAN CONNOR SPEAKS
               AT 2010 NATIONAL BANK FINANCIAL CANADIAN FINANCIAL SERVICES
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.sunlife.com/NBFConference
    CONTACT:   Frank Switzer, Vice-President, Corporate Communications, Tel:
               (416) 979-4086
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/26/c5432.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     EXFO - SECOND-QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR FISCAL 2010
    INTERNET:  www.EXFO.com/investors
    PHONE NO.: (416) 359-1270
    CONTACT:   Vance Oliver, Manager, Investor Relations, (418) 683-0913,
               Ext. 3733
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/08/c7861.html
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    INTERNATIONAL

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     RITCHIE BROS. CO-FOUNDER SELLS 220-FT LUXURY MEGAYACHT IN
               RITCHIE BROS. UNRESERVED AUCTION
    CITY:      GRAND CAYMAN
    LOCATION:  Ritz-Carlton Hotel
    CONTACT:   Kim Schulz, Manager, Corporate Communications, Ritchie Bros.
               Auctioneers, Mobile: (604) 788-5379; Or - Stephen Branch,
               Vice President, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, Mobile: (604)
               377-2030; Or - Ellen Engelsbel, Manager, Ritchie Bros.
               Auctioneers, Mobile: (604) 790-6678
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/25/c4933.html

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