CNW Daybook for Tuesday, October 27, 2009

TORONTO, Oct. 27 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ÉGALITÉ SANTÉ EN FRANÇAIS - CONSTITUTIONAL CHALLENGE AGAINST
               THE PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT OF NEW BRUNSWICK
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Novotel, 1180, rue de la Montagne
    CONTACT:   Jules Chiasson, (506)852-0193
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/26/c2274.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL - MUNICIPAL ELECTION
               2009 - LEADERS' DEBATE ON THE ECONOMIC FUTURE OF MONTRÉAL
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    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/October2009/26/c2424.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     MUNICIPAL ELECTION 2009: LEADERS' DEBATE ON THE ECONOMIC
               FUTURE OF MONTRÉAL BEFORE THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN
               MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  Delta Centre-Ville, 777 University Street
    NOTES:     The activity will be held in French
    CONTACT:   RSVP with Sylvie Paquette, coordinator, Media relations,
               (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/21/c9043.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     ELISABETTA FANTONE - PRIVATE VIEWING COLLECTION BLONDE ICONS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Marché Bonsecours, 350, St-Paul East, Old-Montreal
    NOTES:     RSVP leeja@maya-communications.com
    CONTACT:   Leeja Murphy, Maya Communications Inc., (514) 528-6362
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c7089.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      October 24 - October 29
    EVENT:     10TH WUSHU WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ricoh Coliseum and the Direct Energy Centre
    CONTACT:   Chris McDowall, (416) 628-5648
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8469.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CANADA-ISRAEL COMMITTEE HOSTS "DEMOCRACY IN ACTION: CRISIS
               IN IRAN"
    CITY:      GATINEAU-OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Hilton Lac-Leamy, 3 Boulevard du Casino
    CONTACT:   Alicia Richler, Canada-Israel Committee, (416) 953-4417,
               www.cicweb.ca
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9591.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 10:00
    EVENT:     FORMER PMP WORKERS TO HOLD SILENT VIGIL OUTSIDE ONTARIO COURT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  330 University Avenue
    CONTACT:   Winnie Ng, Good Jobs for All Coalition co-chair, (647)
               291-3511 or Fa Lim, representative of former PMP workers,
               (647) 891-1305
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/26/c2367.html

    TIME:      10:15
    EVENT:     LEADERSHIP NOW! 2009 - 6,000 PEEL BOARD STUDENTS UNITE TO
               STAMP OUT GLOBAL POVERTY
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  Powerade Centre
    NOTES:     Visit peelschools.org for the detailed event agenda for each
               day. Media attending the event should enter through the
               Founders entrance and check in at the registration table.
    CONTACT:   Janet McDougald, chair of the board, Peel District School
               Board, (905) 278-1402; Sylvia Link, Manager of
               Communications and Strategic Partnership Support Services,
               (905) 890-1010, ext. 2814
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c9956.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     FACE-TO-FACE NETWORKING & CAREER NIGHTS WITH JAKE'SHOUSE.CA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Lone Star Texas Grill, 930 Dixon Road, 427 & Carlingiview
    CONTACT:   Derhak Ireland Executive Search - Wayne Percy, (416)
               675-7600 ext 209
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c6844.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     RICK HILLIER AT INDIGO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Manulife, 55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street)
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9637.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     MEMBERS OF BEAVER LAKE CREE NATION VISIT TORONTO TO TALK
               ABOUT THEIR GROUNDBREAKING LAWSUIT THAT COULD CHANGE THE
               ENERGY INDUSTRY IN CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  George Ignatieff Theatre at Trinity College - 15 Devonshire
               Place, downtown Toronto (near Bloor Street and St. George)
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Foulds, Environmental Defence, (416) 323-9521 ext.
               232, (647) 280-9521 (cell)/
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/19/c7662.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     INDIGENOUS SOVEREIGNTY WEEK
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  St. Joseph's Church, 151 Laurier Ave E. (at Cumberland)
               (Hall entrance at 174 Wilbrod St)
    CONTACT:   Michael Desautels: (613) 222-7381
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9794.html

    TIME:      20:00
    EVENT:     SETH MEYERS TO HOST STAND UP FOR KIDS™ 2009 IN TORONTO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Winter Garden Theatre, 189 Yonge Street
    NOTES:     The performance fundraiser for Covenant House, Dixon Hall
               and The Robin Barhydt Rocks on Fund at the SickKids
               Foundation, will star Toronto's own Mike Wilmot and feature
               The Daily Show's designated ranter Lewis Black. Other
               outstanding standups slated to perform include Irwin Barker,
               Kate Davis, Nikki Payne and Rob Pue.
    CONTACT:   Ingrid Hamilton, h/o: (416) 482-6142, c: (416) 731-3034,
               ingrid@gat.ca;
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/10/c3924.html
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    ALBERTA

    TIME:      00:00 - 23:59
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CARDIOVASCULAR CONGRESS 2009
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Shaw Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Jane-Diane Fraser, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada,
               (613) 569-4361 ext 273; To book interviews, please contact:
               Pumpkin PR, (780) 470-5300
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/08/c5448.html

    TIME:      00:00 - 23:59
    EVENT:     CONGRÈS CANADIEN SUR LA SANTÉ CARDIOVASCULAIRE 2009
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Shaw Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Jane-Diane Fraser, Fondation des maladies du coeur du
               Canada, (613) 569-4361, poste 273
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/fr/releases/archive/October2009/08/c5451.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    TIME:      21:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN DELEGATION SEND-OFF IN VANCOUVER
    CITY:      RICHMOND
    LOCATION:  The Spirit of Haida Gwaii, The Jade Canoe bronze sculpture,
               Entrance of the international terminal departures level,
               Vancouver International Airport
    CONTACT:   Suzanne Walters, Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (778)
               327-8723; Chris Shauf, Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel:
               (778) 835-7894
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/21/c9331.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      08:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     BALLARD POWER SYSTEMS WILL HOLD ITS THIRD QUARTER FINANCIAL
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.ballard.com
    PHONE NO.: 604-638-5340
    CONTACT:   Media Relations, (604) 453-3804
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/06/c4509.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ROGERS HOSTS 3Q09 EARNINGS ANALYST TELECONFERENCE
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415
    NOTES:     Members of the financial community wishing to ask questions
               during the call should dial in at least ten minutes prior to
               the scheduled start time.
    CONTACT:   Deborah DeRoche, (416) 935-3551
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/15/c5103.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BOYUAN TO HOST FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END CONFERENCE CALL
               TUESDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2009 AT 9:00 A.M. (ET)
    INTERNET:  A live audio webcast of the conference call will be
               available at www.boyuangroup.com.
    PHONE NO.: To access the conference call by telephone, dial
               416-644-3418 or
               1-877-974-0445.
    CONTACT:   Boyuan Construction Group, Inc., Mr. Paul Law, Chief
               Financial Officer, + (852) 9329 5088,
               paullaw@zjboyuan.com.cn; The Equicom Group Inc., Joe
               Racanelli, (416) 815 0700 ext. 243,
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9510.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BOYUAN CONSTRUCTION GROUP FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.boyuangroup.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or 1-877-974-0445
    CONTACT:   Boyuan Construction Group, Inc., Mr. Paul Law, CFO, +(852)
               9329 5088; The Equicom Group Inc., Joe Racanelli, (416) 815-
               0700 ext. 243
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/26/c2646.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     VITRAN CORPORATION INC. 2009 THIRD QUARTER RESULTS AND HOST
               INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.vitran.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-250-4892 or (416) 644-3422
    CONTACT:   Richard Gaetz, President, CEO; Sean Washchuk, VP Finance,
               CFO Vitran Corporation Inc., (416) 596-7664
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/07/c4492.html

    TIME:      12:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     CANADIAN PACIFIC THIRD-QUARTER 2009 CONFERENCE CALL AND
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.cpr.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3426, toll free 1-800-731-5319
    CONTACT:   Media: Mike LoVecchio, Senior Manager - Media Relations,
               Canadian Pacific, (778) 772-9636, (416) 814-0948 - 24/7
               Media Pager
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/29/c9731.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ABSOLUTE WEBINAR ON INVESTING WISELY IN LAPTOP MANAGEMENT
    INTERNET:  Register: http://absolutesoftware-abs3.eventbrite.com/
    CONTACT:   Public Relations: Leslie Campisi, Affect Strategies, (212)
               398-9680 x144; Investor Relations: Dave Mason, CFA, The
               Equicom Group, (416) 815-0700 x237
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9359.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ASTRAL MEDIA - FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL FOR FISCAL 2009
    INTERNET:  astralmedia.com.
    PHONE NO.: dial 1-800-732-1073 ten minutes before the start of the call
               to ensure that you are connected on time. Inform the
               conference coordinator that you wish to be connected to the
               Astral Media Inc. conference call. Please note that
               journalists will be invited to ask questions after those of
               the analysts at the end of the call.
    CONTACT:   Hugues Mousseau, Senior Advisor, Internal and Corporate
               Communications, (514) 939-5000, extension 3240
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/07/c4731.html

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