CNW Daybook for Tuesday, October 7, 2008



    TORONTO, Oct. 6 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 6 - October 7
    EVENT:     INNOVATION MONTREAL 2008 - MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL LAUNCHES
               MAJOR CONFERENCE ON INNOVATION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Centre Mont-Royal
    CONTACT:   Céline Clément, Communications Advisor, Montréal
               International, (514) 987-9390, Cell.: (514) 892-4030
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/17/c5451.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2659.html

    DATE:      October 6 - October 7
    EVENT:     EXPO HIGHTEX 2008
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Bonsecours Market, Old Montreal
    CONTACT:   William Raillant-Clark, Communications Officer, CTT Group,
               (450) 778-1870, Cel: (514) 688-1870
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c2934.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 17:30
    EVENT:     CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY PRESENTS TEXTILES UNLIMITED
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Marché Bonsecours, 350 Saint-Paul
    CONTACT:   Christine Mota, Director Media Relations, (514) 848-2424
               ext. 4884, C: (514) 952-5556
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c3079.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE FOUNDATION OF GREATER MONTREAL RELEASES ANNUAL CHECK-UP
               ON MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Downtown YMCA, 1440 Stanley Street (lobby)
    CONTACT:   Diane Bertrand, (514) 866-0808 #102; Stefanie Jones, (514)
               750-0887
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c3576.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     PERTH COUNTY TASK FORCE ON CRYSTAL METH METHAMPHETAMINE
               SUMMIT, 2008
    CITY:      STRATFORD
    LOCATION:  Stratford Rotary Complex (Peter Mansbridge Room), 353 McCarthy
               Road
    CONTACT:   Cpl. Heather Dickinson, Drugs and Organized Crime Awareness
               Coordinator, (905) 876-9674 - Office, (416) 571-1307 - Mobile
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c3077.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO'S WORST MUNICIPAL ROADS: THE PRICE OF DAMAGES IN
               BARRIE
    CITY:      BARRIE
    LOCATION:  Active Green & Ross, 38 Anne St.
    CONTACT:   Martha Watson, MW Communications, (416) 578-1063
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c3583.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE TO OFFICIALLY LAUNCH
               PUBLICVALUES.CA/VALEURSPUBLIQUES.CA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  280 Albert St., Suite 100
    CONTACT:   Ish Theilheimer, (613) 757-7777; Mike Cassidy, (613) 829-4231
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c3497.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     CLAYTON RUBY HOLDS A PRESS CONFERENCE REGARDING THE
               UNWARRANTED TASERING OF GEORGE LOCHNER
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  11 PRINCE ARTHUR AVENUE
    CONTACT:   Mandy Machin at (416) 964-9664
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c3579.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     UNION GAS UNVEILS ENERGY SAVINGS TOOLS FOR FAMILIES IN NEED
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Immanuel Christian Reformed Church, 61 Mohawk Road West
    CONTACT:   Andrea Stass, Phone: (519) 436-5490, Cell: (519) 365-1010
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c9806.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      10:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF CALGARY'S 2008 VITAL SIGNS REPORT
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Outdoor Resource Centre - 1111 Memorial Drive NW,
               two-storey heritage building right off the bicycle pathway,
               next to the Bow River. Located at the southwest corner of
               Memorial Drive and 10th Street NW.
    CONTACT:   Chris Huestis, Communications Coordinator, The Calgary
               Foundation, P: (403) 802-7716
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c9984.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     CANADA'S FIRST USED COOKING OIL RECYCLING PILOT PROJECT FOR
               BIODIESEL MEDIA LAUNCH AND PROJECT GRAND OPENING
    CITY:      BURNABY
    LOCATION:  4800 Still Creek Avenue (West of Douglas)
    CONTACT:   ERM BioSource, Robert J. Greene, (604) 314-7675; City of
               Burnaby, Tracey Weldon, (604) 294-7053
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c2823.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c2842.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    DATE:      October 7 - October 8
    EVENT:     CIBC WORLD MARKETS CONFERENCE FEATURES SENIOR EXECUTIVES FROM
               MORE THAN 40 LEADING BUSINESS INCOME FUNDS
    INTERNET:  http://conferences.cibcwm.com/incomefund08/
    CONTACT:   Kevin Dove, Communications and Public Affairs, CIBC at (416)
               980-8835
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c3557.html

    TIME:      04:25 Eastern
    EVENT:     GRAN TIERRA ENERGY INC. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE
               GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON, UK
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/15239
    CONTACT:   Dana Coffield, (403) 265-3221
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9162.html

    TIME:      05:55 Eastern
    EVENT:     ATHABASCA OIL SANDS CORP. PRESENTS AT THE
               FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN
               LONDON, UK
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/15251
    CONTACT:   Sveinung Svarte, (403) 237-8227
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9165.html

    TIME:      06:20 Eastern
    EVENT:     PETROBANK ENERGY AND RE

SOURCES LTD. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON, UK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/15257 CONTACT: Corey Ruttan, (403) 750-4400 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9166.html TIME: 08:30 - 08:55 Eastern EVENT: AUTOCANADA INCOME FUND PRESIDENT SPEAKS AT CIBC WORLD MARKETS 2008 FALL INCOME FUND CONFERENCE INTERNET: www.autocan.ca/investors/presentations CONTACT: Tom Orysiuk, Phone: (780) 732-3139 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c2928.html TIME: 08:55 Eastern EVENT: CANADIAN OIL SANDS TRUST PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL ENERGY CONFERENCE IN LONDON, UK INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/15263 CONTACT: Siren Fisekci, (403) 218-6218 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9163.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: 5N PLUS INC. WILL HOST A CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS FIRST QUARTER RESULTS PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-5319, (416) 644-3416 or (514) 807-8791 CONTACT: Jacques L'Ecuyer, President and Chief Executive Officer, (514) 856-0644 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c2396.html TIME: 10:35 Eastern EVENT: GRANT BILLING, CHAIRMAN AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF SUPERIOR PLUS INCOME FUND PRESENTS AT THE CIBC WORLD MARKETS 2008 INCOME FUND CONFERENCE INTERNET: www.superiorplus.com CONTACT: A. Scott Daniel, Vice-President, Treasurer and Investor Relations, Tel: (403) 218-2953, Fax: (403) 218-2973 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c3266.html TIME: 11:30 Eastern EVENT: SXC HEALTH SOLUTIONS PRESENTS AT THE JMP SECURITIES HEALTHCARE FOCUS CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.wsw.com/webcast/jmp7/sxci/ CONTACT: Jeff Park, Chief Financial Officer, SXC Health Solutions, Inc., Tel: (630) 577-3206; Dave Mason, Investor Relations - Canada, The Equicom Group Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 237; Susan Noonan, Investor Relations - U.S., The SAN Group, LLC, (212) 966-3650 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/23/c7625.html TIME: 14:30 Eastern EVENT: ONCOLYTICS BIOTECH INC. PRESENTS AT MAXIM GROUP GROWTH CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.wsw.com/webcast/maxim/oncy/ CONTACT: For Canada: Oncolytics Biotech Inc., Cathy Ward, Tel: (403) 670-7377; For Canada: The Equicom Group, Nick Hurst, Tel: (403) 538-4845; For United States: The Investor Relations Group, Erika Moran, Tel: (212) 825-3210 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2534.html TIME: 10:30 London time EVENT: ENCANA PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE OIL SANDS CONFERENCE 2008 INTERNET: www.encana.com or http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/15245 CONTACT: EnCana Corporate Communications, Investor contact: Paul Gagne, Vice-President, Investor Relations, (403) 645-4737; Media contact: Alan Boras, Manager, Media Relations, (403) 645-4747 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c2371.html TIME: 15:00 GMT EVENT: OPTI CANADA INC. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBE ENERGY CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/15293 CONTACT: Alison Trollope, Investor Relations Manager, (403) 218-4705 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2914.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>USA</B> DATE: October 6 - October 8 EVENT: FORMER BOMBARDIER DIRECTOR OF FLIGHT OPERATIONS AND SKYJET NORTH AMERICA GENERAL MANAGER DISCUSS AND COMMENT ON EMERGING TRENDS IN US BUSINESS AVIATION CITY: ORLANDO LOCATION: At NBAA 2008, ACASS will be at booth #5691 (affiliate Challenger Spares and Support) CONTACT: Mark Lowe, PRagmatic Communications, (514) 499-9632, Mobile: (514) 576-2519 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/29/c9274.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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