CNW Daybook for Tuesday, October 28, 2008



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

    
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    <B>NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA - MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT
    CITY:      STEPHENVILLE
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn Stephenville, Stephenville Plaza, 44 Queen Street
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2008/24/c9291.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      October 26 - October 30
    EVENT:     COMMUNICATIONS, ENERGY AND PAPERWORKERS UNION NATIONAL
               CONVENTION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès
    CONTACT:   or a copy of the convention agenda, contact: Michelle Walsh,
               CEP  Communications Director, (613) 230-5800, ext. 222,
               mobile: (613) 858-9144
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/21/c8006.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES TOM
               ALBANESE, CHIEF EXECUTIVE, RIO TINTO
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Delta Centre-Ville, 777 University Street
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations, (514) 871-4000,
               ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/27/c9747.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     ULTRA ELECTRONICS - BRIEFING TO MARK THE DELIVERY OF THE
               1,000TH TACTICAL COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM TO THE US ARMED FORCES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Ultra Electronics, 5990 Côte de Liesse
    NOTES:     There will be an opportunity to tour the facilities at 11:45
               a.m. and after the briefing. A meal will be served at
               12:30 a.m.
    CONTACT:   Roch Landriault, (514) 843-2345
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/23/c9134.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 26 - October 29
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CARDIOVASCULAR CONGRESS 2008
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    NOTES:     FREE MEDIA REGISTRATION: at www.cardiocongress.org
    CONTACT:   Jane-Diane Fraser, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada,
               (613) 569-4361 ext 273; To book interviews, please contact:
               Diane Hargrave, Public Relations, (416) 467-9954
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/07/c3905.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c5490.html

    TIME:      07:30 - 11:30
    EVENT:     'MO'SY ON DOWN FOR CHARITY AT THE PHILIPS - MOVEMBER MO-OFF
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ryerson University Student Centre, 55 Gould Street (Church St.
               and Dundas St. E.)
    CONTACT:   ONSITE CONTACT: MS&L, Jessica Kasparian, Office: (416)
               847-1303, Mobile: (647) 688-0314; OFFICE CONTACTS, MS&L,
               Natalie Little, Veronica Langvee, Office: (416) 847-1318,
               (416) 847-1323
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/23/c8748.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CANADA'S LARGEST JEWISH AND MUSLIM COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS ARE
               JOINING TOGETHER IN A GROUNDBREAKING PARTNERSHIP
    CITY:      ETOBICOKE
    LOCATION:  Kipling Collegiate Institute, 380 The Westway
    CONTACT:   Raffaella Tardioli, (416) 384-0123 x 2003
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/24/c9196.html

    TIME:      11:15
    EVENT:     PHONETIME PRESENTS AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS GROWTH
               CONFERENCE 5.0
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  MaRS Centre
    CONTACT:   Wayne Silver, Phonetime, (905) 361-8304; Rodney Franklin,
               Phonetime, (905) 361-8305; Joe Racanelli, Equicom Group,
               (416) 815-0700
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/22/c8265.html

    TIME:      12:45
    EVENT:     IWEB PRESENTS AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS GROWTH CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  MaRS Centre
    NOTES:     more information can be found at www.rbccm.com
    CONTACT:   Philip Tousignant, Chief Financial Officer, iWeb Group Inc.,
               (514) 286-4242 extension 149
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/27/c9874.html

    TIME:      13:05
    EVENT:     TUCOWS PRESENTS AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS GROWTH CONFERENCE 5.0
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  MaRS Centre
    CONTACT:   Leona Hobbs, Director of Communications, Tucows, Inc., (416)
               538-5450; Todd Kehrli or Mary Magnani, Investor Relations,
               MKR Group, Inc., (323) 468-2300
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/21/c7635.html

    TIME:      14:15
    EVENT:     POINTS INTERNATIONAL LTD. PRESENTS AT THE RBC CAPITAL MARKETS
               GROWTH CONFERENCE 5.0
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  the MaRS Centre
    CONTACT:   Anthony Lam, CA, CFO Points International Ltd., (416)
               596-6382; Alex Wellins or Brinlea Johnson, The Blueshirt
               Group, (415) 217-7722
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/23/c8513.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     HISTORIC DUFFERIN/ST.CLAIR LIBRARY REOPENS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Dufferin/St.Clair Branch, 1625 Dufferin Street (South of St.
               Clair Avenue West)
    CONTACT:   Edward Karek, Communications Officer, (416) 397-5925 or
               (647) 406-9671
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/27/c9718.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    DATE:      October 27 - October 28
    EVENT:     2ND MANITOBA COMMUNICATIONS FORUM
    CITY:      WINNIPEG
    LOCATION:  Radisson Hotel, Winnipeg Downtown, 288 Portage Avenue
    CONTACT:   SummersDirect Conference and Events at 1-866-869-7969
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/09/c2534.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      07:30 - 09:30
    EVENT:     DAVID APLIN RECRUITING PRESENTS GEN-Y EMPLOYMENT SEMINAR TO
               CALGARY BUSINESS LEADERS
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Palliser Crystal Ballroom, 133 - 9th Avenue SW
    CONTACT:   Jeff Aplin, VP, David Aplin Recruiting, (403) 261-9000 ext.
               301
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/22/c8083.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      09:15
    EVENT:     VANOC ANNOUNCES FULL PROGRAM DETAILS FOR CULTURAL OLYMPIAD
               2009 INCLUDING A MAJOR CONCERT EVENT
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  VANOC Offices - Main Entrance, 3585 Graveley Street
    CONTACT:   Erin Mikaluk, VANOC Communications, Tel: (778) 328-3371;
               Wendy Soobis, VANOC Communications, Tel: (778) 328-1119
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/23/c8961.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ROGERS THIRD QUARTER 2008 EARNINGS RELEASE AND ANALYST
               TELECONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.rogers.com/webcast
    PHONE NO.: (416) 915-5762
    CONTACT:   Deborah DeRoche, (416) 935-3551
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/09/c4887.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     QLT INC. THIRD QUARTER 2008 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-319-4610 or (604) 638-5340
    CONTACT:   QLT Inc. Media Contact: Karen Peterson, Telephone: (604)
               707-7000, or 1-800-663-5486; The Trout Group Investor
               Relations Contact:, Christine Yang, Telephone: (646) 378-2929;
               or Marcy Strickler, Telephone: (646) 378-2927
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/20/c7228.html

    TIME:      09:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     CE FRANKLIN LTD. - THIRD QUARTER 2008 RESULTS WEBCAST AND
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2427700
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 or (800) 732-6179
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations, (800) 345-2858, (403) 531-5604
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/24/c7613.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/29/c9518.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/27/c9905.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     NORONT RE

SOURCES ANNUAL AND SPECIAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS INTERNET: www.norontresources.com or http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=124197&s=1&k=3D541C26D9519DBBD9BDFE66CDC687B2 PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3417 or (800) 731-5774 CONTACT: Noront Resources Ltd., R. Nemis, President and Chief Executive Officer, (416) 864-1456 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/27/c9864.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: CANADIAN PACIFIC THIRD-QUARTER 2008 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: www.cpr.ca PHONE NO.: (416) 915-5763 or 1-800-732-9303 CONTACT: Leslie Pidcock, Tel.: (403) 319-6878; Investment Community, Janet Weiss, Assistant Vice-President Investor Relations, Tel.: (403) 319-3591 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c3241.html http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/27/c9884.html TIME: 11:15 Eastern EVENT: PHONETIME PRESENTS AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS GROWTH CONFERENCE 5.0 INTERNET: www.phonetime.com CONTACT: Wayne Silver, Phonetime, (905) 361-8304; Rodney Franklin, Phonetime, (905) 361-8305; Joe Racanelli, Equicom Group, (416) 815-0700 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/22/c8265.html TIME: 12:25 Eastern EVENT: EXFO PRESENTS AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS GROWTH 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/October2008/24/c9125.html TIME: 13:05 Eastern EVENT: TUCOWS PRESENTS AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS GROWTH CONFERENCE 5.0 CITY: TORONTO INTERNET: http://tucowsinc.com/investors/ and www.mkr-group.com CONTACT: Leona Hobbs, Director of Communications, Tucows, Inc., (416) 538-5450; Todd Kehrli or Mary Magnani, Investor Relations, MKR Group, Inc., (323) 468-2300 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/21/c7635.html TIME: 17:30 Eastern EVENT: SIERRA WIRELESS THIRD QUARTER 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2381500 PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7560 or (416) 644-3414 CONTACT: Sharlene Myers, Sierra Wireless, Phone: (604) 232-1445 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/21/c8057.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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