CNW Daybook for Tuesday, September 16, 2008



    TORONTO, Sept. 16 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     CUPE TO HOLD INFO MEETING ON CORPUS SANCHEZ FOR YARMOUTH
               HEALTH CARE WORKERS
    CITY:      YARMOUTH
    LOCATION:  Bluenose Room at the Yarmouth Hospital
    CONTACT:   Danny Cavanagh, President, CUPE Nova Scotia, (902) 957-0822
               (Cell); John McCracken, CUPE Communications Representative,
               (902) 455-4180 (o)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/15/c4698.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      September 3 - September 28
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY - PHOTOSENSITIVE - TRAVELLING PHOTO
               EXHIBITION SHOWCASING THE BROAD RANGE OF HOW CANCER AFFECTS
               PEOPLE'S LIVES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place des Arts' Esplanade
    CONTACT:   and interviews: PhotoSensitive Cancer Connections: Valerie
               Gonzalo, (514) 626-6976; Johanne Carrier, (514) 591-0502,
               (514) 751 9983 (pager); Jennifer Lynn, (416) 759-9863;
               Canadian Cancer Society, Quebec Division: André Beaulieu,
               Senior Consultant, Public Relations, (514) 393-3444
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/03/c8083.html

    DATE:      September 16 - September 17
    EVENT:     THE FIFTH EDITION OF THE TREMBLANT FORUM ON CORPORATE
               RESPONSIBILITY AND SUSTAINABILITY
    CITY:      MONT TREMBLANT
    LOCATION:  Mont Tremblant
    NOTES:     To register, contact NATIONAL Public Relations at
               514-843-2334 or visit www.tremblantforum.org
    CONTACT:   Cristelle Basmaji, NATIONAL Public Relations, (514) 843-1907;
               Emilie Dutil-Bruneau, NATIONAL Public Relations,
               (514) 843-2370
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/16/c4296.html

    DATE:      September 16 - September 17
    EVENT:     OPEN TEXT CANADIAN PUBLIC SECTOR DAYS EXPLORE ENTERPRISE
               CONTENT MANAGEMENT, WEB 2.0 IN GOVERNMENT
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Palais des Congrès
    CONTACT:   Richard Maganini, Director, Corporate Communications, Open
               Text Corporation, (847) 267-9330 ext.4266; Stephanie Dodge
               Fazio, Open Text Corporation, (519) 888-7111, x2429; Brian
               Edwards, McKenzie Worldwide, (503) 577-4583
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/15/c4450.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MEDIAGRIF - 2008 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS &
               PRESS MEETING
    CITY:      LONGUEUIL
    LOCATION:  Sandman Hotel - 999 De Sérigny Street
    NOTES:     Press Meeting: 10:45 am - Champlain room
    CONTACT:   Kathy Roberge, (450) 677-8797 ext. 3014
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/08/c2484.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE - SHOOTING OF THE FEATURE FILM TIED TO THE
               CANADIENS' CENTENNIAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Cage aux Sports at the Bell Centre - 1212 De la Gauchetière
               West
    CONTACT:   Brigitte Chabot, Brigitte Chabot Communications,
               (514) 861-7870
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/11/c3901.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     ON THE OCCASION OF ITS 20TH ANNIVERSARY - INO HONOURS ITS
               BUILDERS
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  INO, Quebec Metro High Tech Park, 2740, rue Einstein
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Patry, (418) 648-1233, extension 232, Cell:
               (418) 454-1088
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/11/c3869.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      September 2 - September 17
    EVENT:     CANADIAN JUDICIAL COUNCIL - INQUIRY HEARING ABOUT MR JUSTICE
               PAUL COSGROVE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Courtroom 7-B at the Federal Court, 180 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Norman Sabourin, Executive Director and Senior General
               Counsel, (613)-288-1566, extension 301
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2008/29/c5981.html

    DATE:      September 16 - September 17
    EVENT:     THE AEROSPACE INDUSTRIES ASSOCIATION OF CANADA WILL HOLD ITS
               47TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND CONFERENCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ottawa Westin, 11 Colonel By Drive
    CONTACT:   Media registration or arrange interviews please contact:
               Maryse Harvey, Vice-President Public Affairs, Aerospace
               Industries Association of Canada, (613) 232-4297
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/11/c3656.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN URBAN TRANSIT ASSOCIATION (CUTA) NEWS CONFERENCE
               (WITH PHOTO OP)
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Charles Lynch Press Room, Centre Block, Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Maureen Shuell, Director of Communications, (416) 365-9800
               ext. 105 (office), (416) 898-5600 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/15/c4713.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 12:30
    EVENT:     ANCESTRY.CA ANNOUNCES WORLD-FIRST ONLINE LAUNCH OF THE
               CANADIAN PASSENGER  LISTS: 1865-1935
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  City of Toronto Archives, 255 Spadina Road, Toronto  At
               Spadina and Dupont
    CONTACT:   FOR INFORMATION, INTERVIEWS AND TO RSVP: Erin O'Reilly, Jeri
               Brown, Media Profile, (416) 504-8464
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/15/c4291.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 13:30
    EVENT:     CIBC HOSTS "THINK PINK" WEEK KICK-OFF EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Near the fountain in the Commerce Court Courtyard, 199 Bay
               Street
    CONTACT:   Doug Maybee, Director, CIBC External Communications & Media
               Relations, (416) 980-7458
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/12/c4068.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     COMMUNITY FORUM: CHOKING ON CLIMATE CHANGE - MICHENER
               INSTITUTE FOR APPLIED HEALTH SCIENCES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Michener Institute auditorium
               222 St. Patrick Street (University and Dundas)
    CONTACT:   Iliana Arapis, (416) 596-3120; Katie Schrank, (416) 596-3101
               ext. 3482
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/11/c3403.html

    TIME:      17:10 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PUBLIC SERVICE ALLIANCE OF CANADA HOSTS A RECEPTION FOR
               DELEGATES TO THE 2008 CANALS WORLD CONFERENCE AND SUPPORTERS
               OF HERITAGE WORKERS
    CITY:      KINGSTON
    LOCATION:  Montes Pub, 200 Ontario St.
    CONTACT:   Jack Norris, PSAC Parks Bargaining Team member,
               (613) 285-7197; Christine Collins, Union of Canadian
               Transportation Employees PSAC Component Vice-President,
               (613) 296-5583
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/15/c4702.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      09:00 - 16:30
    EVENT:     ABSOLUTE PROMOTES COMPUTER SECURITY TECHNOLOGY AT ASIS.
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Booth 2425
    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/September2008/11/c3509.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA ONLY "SNEAK-A-PEEK" OF THE CP SPIRIT TRAIN VILLAGE
    CITY:      PORT COQUITLAM
    LOCATION:  Canadian Pacific's Port Coquitlam Yard
    CONTACT:   Breanne Feigel, Canadian Pacific, (403) 589-6949; Erin
               Mikaluk, VANOC - Communications, (778) 328-3371
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/12/c4269.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     VETERAN VANCOUVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE ESL INSTRUCTOR RECEIVES
               CANADA POST LITERACY AWARD
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  VCC's Broadway campus (staff lounge),1155 East Broadway
    CONTACT:   Paul Dayson, Communications Officer, Vancouver Community
               College, Tel: (604) 871-7427
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/15/c4792.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 - 16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SCOTIA CAPITAL'S BACK TO SCHOOL CONFERENCE BROADCAST ON WEB
    INTERNET:  www.scotiacapital.com
    CONTACT:   Paula Cufre, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 933-1093
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/15/c9736.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONNOR, CLARK & LUNN CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 or 1 (800) 733-7571
    CONTACT:   Neil Murdoch, President & CEO Connor, Clark & Lunn Capital
               Markets Inc., (416) 364-2839; Darren Cabral, Vice-President
               Connor, Clark & Lunn Capital Markets Inc., (416) 214-6182 or
               1-888-276-2258
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/15/c4579.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/15/c4576.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/15/c4573.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/15/c4572.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TRANSITION THERAPEUTICS HOLDS CONFERENCE CALL ON FISCAL 2008
               YEAR-END FINANCIAL RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-263-9157 or (212) 676-5373
    CONTACT:   Dr. Tony Cruz, Chief Executive Officer, Transition
               Therapeutics Inc., Phone: (416) 260-7770, x.223; Mr. Elie
               Farah, President and CFO, Transition Therapeutics Inc.,
               Phone: (416) 260-7770, x.203
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/15/c4537.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     DALTON PHILIPS, LOBLAW'S CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER, PRESENTS
               AT THE SCOTIA CAPITAL BACK TO SCHOOL CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:
    http://webcast.streamlogics.com/audience/index.asp?eventid=57155
    CONTACT:   Inge van den Berg, Vice President, Public Affairs and
               Investor Relations, Tel. (905) 459-2500
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/05/c9757.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PALA TO HOST CONFERENCE CALL FOR ROCKWELL SHAREHOLDERS
    INTERNET:  www.pala.com/rockwell
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-558-5253 or (416) 626-4100, reservation number 21393695
    CONTACT:   John Lute, Lute and Company, (416) 929-5883
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/15/c4615.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ADDAX PETROLEUM CORPORATION HOSTS A MANAGEMENT
               PRESENTATION TO FINANCIAL ANALYSTS AND INVESTORS
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414, 1 800 733 7560, 00 800 2288 3501 or
               00 800 2288 3501
    CONTACT:   Mr. Patrick Spollen, Investor Relations, Tel.: +41 (0) 22
               702 95 47; Mr. Craig Kelly, Investor Relations, Tel.: +41 (0)
               22 702 95 68; Ms. Marie-Gabrielle Cajoly, Press Relations,
               Tel.: +41(0) 22 702 94 44; Mr. Nick Cowling, Press Relations,
               Tel.: (416) 934-8011; Mr. James Henderson, Press Relations,
               Tel.: +44 (0) 20 7743 6673; Mr. Alisdair Haythornthwaite,
               Press Relations, Tel.: +44 (0) 20 7743 6676
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/09/c2834.html

    TIME:      12:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     TIM HORTONS PRESENTS AT SCOTIA CAPITAL ANNUAL BACK TO SCHOOL
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.timhortons.com
    CONTACT:   INVESTORS: Scott Bonikowsky: (905) 339-6186 or; MEDIA:
               Rachel Douglas: (905) 339-6277
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/10/c3388.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DOREL TO PRESENT AT SCOTIA CAPITAL CONFERENCE IN TORONTO
    INTERNET:  www.dorel.com
    CONTACT:   Rick Leckner, (514) 731-0000; Dorel Industries Inc.: Jeffrey
               Schwartz, (514) 934-3034
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/15/c4185.html

    TIME:      15:15 Eastern
    EVENT:     ABITIBIBOWATER TO PRESENT AT THE 2008 UBS GLOBAL PAPER AND
               FOREST PRODUCTS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.abitibibowater.com
    CONTACT:   Investors: Duane Owens, Vice President and Treasurer,
               (864) 282-9488
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/02/c8583.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      11:45 Pacific
    EVENT:     POINTS INTERNATIONAL LTD. TO PRESENT AT THE MERRIMAN CURHAN
               FORD'S INVESTOR SUMMIT
    CITY:      SAN FRANCISCO
    LOCATION:  Mark Hopkins InterContinental Hotel
    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/September2008/11/c3579.html

    TIME:      14:15 Pacific
    EVENT:     AZURE DYNAMICS PRESENTS AT MERRIMAN CURHAN FORD'S INVESTOR
               SUMMIT 2008
    CITY:      SAN FRANCISCO
    LOCATION:  Mark Hopkins InterContinental Hotel
    CONTACT:   Ryan Carr, Chief Financial Officer, (248) 298-2403; Patrick
               Liebler, Liebler!MacDonald, (313) 832-4376
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/12/c4137.html

    TIME:      16:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     PROMETIC TO PRESENT AT MERRIMAN CURHAN FORD'S INVESTOR SUMMIT
               2008
    CITY:      SAN FRANCISCO
    LOCATION:  Mark Hopkins InterContinental Hotel
    CONTACT:   Pierre Laurin, President and CEO, ProMetic Life Sciences
               Inc., (514) 842-9551; Dominic Sicotte, Echoes Financial
               Network Inc., (514) 341-2115; Anne Leduc, Manager, Investor
               Relations & Communications, ProMetic Life Sciences
               Inc., (514) 341-2115; Media Relations: Jules Abraham,
               Lippert/Heilshorn & Associates, (212) 838-3777
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/12/c4086.html

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