CNW Daybook for Wednesday, April 1, 2009



    TORONTO, April 1 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    W E D N E S D A Y,   A P R I L   1
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     NEW PROGRAM TO SUPPORT AT-RISK YOUTH ACROSS ATLANTIC CANADA
    CITY:      DARTMOUTH
    LOCATION:  The TELUS Store, 26 Logiealmond Close
    CONTACT:   Stephanie Simonsen, Regional Director, Boys and Girls Clubs
               of Nova Scotia, (902) 895-0358; Chris Gerritsen, TELUS Media
               Relations, (403) 808-9591
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c5997.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     TD BANK FINANCIAL GROUP MAKES AN ANNOUNCEMENT ABOUT THE
               SAINT JOHN WATERFRONT DEVELOPMENT
    CITY:      SAINT JOHN
    LOCATION:  Kennebecasis Room, Hilton Saint John, 1 Market Square
    CONTACT:   Michael Baldwin, Saint John Waterfront Development,
               (506) 674-4152; Gregory Harrison, TD Bank Financial Group,
               (416) 308-8597
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/30/c5048.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      March 31 - April 1
    EVENT:     6TH EDITION - 2009 CRYSTAL BALL CONFERENCE - CUTTING-EDGE
               PRESENTATIONS AND NETWORKING ACTIVITIES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des Congrès
    CONTACT:   Manon Labelle, Membership Services Administrator,
               (514) 840-7993, Cell (514) 971-7137; Suzanne Lapicerella,
               Communications Officer and Event Coordinator,
               (514) 840-1296, Cell (514) 622-6139
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c5801.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/March2009/31/c5833.html

    DATE:      March 31 - April 1
    EVENT:     MR. YVES SANSSOUCI, PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER,
               CRIM INVITES MEMBERS OF THE MEDIA TO ATTEND THE SIXTH
               EDITION OF THE CRIM CRYSTAL BALL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des Congrès de Montréal, Media entrance: 201 Viger
               Ave. West
    CONTACT:   Security competition: Sylvie Piché, Senior advisor
               communications, ISIQ, (514) 840-1227, Mobile: 514 212-0096
               (during event only); Crystal Ball Conference: Manon Labelle,
               Membership Services Administrator, CRIM, (514) 840-7993,
               Mobile: (514) 971-7137 (during event only)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/25/c3889.html

    TIME:      April 1
    EVENT:     2009 CRIM CRYSTAL BALL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des Congrès de Montréal
    CONTACT:   Suzanne Lapicerella, CRIM, (514) 840-1296; Jean-Marc Simard,
               Simard Hamel Communications, (514) 287-9811, extension 15
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/18/c9518.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     6TH EDITION OF THE SIAL MONTREAL - TOUR OF THE SITE AND
               MEETING WITH OFFICIALS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des Congrès
    CONTACT:   Marie-Andrée Gagnon, BICOM Communications, (514) 223-6770,
               Cell.: (514) 943-7762
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/30/c5198.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY LAUNCHES THE YELLOW-UNITED MOVEMENT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Berri-UQAM Metro (St-Denis Street entrance)
    CONTACT:   Or to schedule an interview: André Beaulieu, Spokesperson
               and Senior Advisor, Public Relations, Canadian Cancer
               Society, Quebec Division, (514) 393-3444
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c5421.html

    TIME:      10:15
    EVENT:     DANONE INSTITUTE OF CANADA SYMPOSIUM ON CHILDHOOD OBESITY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  SIAL Montréal 2009, Agora Nutrition, Palais des congrès de
               Montréal
    CONTACT:   André Fortin, Enzyme, (514) 524-6464 ext 228, Cell:
               (514) 261-0129; Julie Mc Millan, Enzyme, (514) 524-6464
               ext 303
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/26/c4504.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     ALIMENTS DU QUEBEC - DISCLOSURE OF THE RESULTS OF A MAJOR
               STUDY ON THE VALUE OF THE ALIMENTS DU QUEBEC BRAND
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des Congrès de Montréal, Level 5, Room 524 ab
    CONTACT:   and RSVP: Marie-José Bégin, Haussmann, (514) 994-0802
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/26/c4638.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN
               SAINT-BERNARD-DE-LACOLLE
    CITY:      SAINT-BERNARD-DE-LACOLLE
    LOCATION:  Jules-Romme Community Centre, 113 Rang Saint-Claude
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/March2009/23/c3424.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     MARC-BORIS ST-MAURICE, ANNOUNCES HIS INTENTION TO RUN FOR
               THE POSITION OF INDEPENDENT CITY COUNCILOR
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  4080 St-Laurent blvd, suite 202
    CONTACT:   Marc-Boris St-Maurice, (514) 808-8682; Thomas Lefebvre,
               (514) 582-2390
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c6158.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT
    CITY:      COLLINGWOOD
    LOCATION:  Mountain Spring Resort, 796468 Grey County Road 19, RR 3
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries, (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/March2009/26/c4402.html

    TIME:      12:30 - 13:30
    EVENT:     OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE 4TH ANNUAL BAYCREST
               INTERNATIONAL PRO-AM HOCKEY TOURNAMENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Hockey Hall of Fame, 30 Yonge Street (BCE Place)
    CONTACT:   Lorraine Quartaro, Director, Communications, Solutions with
               Impact, T: (416) 703-5371 x 236, C: (416) 433-7232
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/27/c5146.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     HISTORIC CLOSURE OF INSTITUTIONS WILL MARK 10TH ANNUAL
               COMMUNITY LIVING DAY AT LEGISLATURE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen's Park Media Studio, Room 148 (1st floor west wing)
    CONTACT:   Abigail Brown: (416) 735-3101 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c6114.html

    TIME:      15:45
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE ON THE DEPOSIT OF THE PETITION CONCERNING
               THE UNDERFUNDING OF FIRST NATIONS POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Parliament of Canada, Charles Lynch Press conference hall
               130-S, Centre Block
    CONTACT:   Thanissa Lainé, FNEC, (418) 842-7672, mobile: (418) 932-4351
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c5930.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     DR. SHERRY COOPER DISCUSSES ECONOMIC CRISIS AT BARRIE SPEECH
    CITY:      BARRIE
    LOCATION:  Barrie Country Club, 635 St. Vincent St. North
    CONTACT:   BMO Financial Group: Peter Scott, Toronto, (416) 867-3996
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c5870.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     LAWRENCE HILL - THE BOOK OF NEGROES - JOIN HEATHER REISMAN
               FOR AN INTERVIEW AND BOOK SIGNING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street)
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/27/c4731.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PERIMETER INSTITUTE'S PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES - "FROM
               TORNADOES TO BLACK HOLES: HOW TO SURVIVE AN INFORMATION
               CATASTROPHE"
    CITY:      WATERLOO
    LOCATION:  visit www.perimeterinstitute.ca for more information
    CONTACT:   Angela Robinson, (519) 569-7600 x5051
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/26/c3837.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN LETHBRIDGE
    CITY:      LETHBRIDGE
    LOCATION:  Lethbridge Senior Centre, 500 11th Street South
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/March2009/26/c4397.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE'S CO-ORDINATION COMMISSION
               FOR THE 2010 WINTER GAMES TWO-DAY WORKING SESSION - CLOSING
               NEWS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  VANOC Offices, 400-3585 Graveley St.
    CONTACT:   Chris Brumwell, (604) 403-1869
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/30/c5650.html
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    <B>NORTHWEST TERRITORIES</B>

    TIME:      12:10
    EVENT:     SPEECH BY MARK CARNEY, GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF CANADA
    CITY:      YELLOWKNIFE
    LOCATION:  Explorer Hotel, 4825 - 49th Avenue
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/March2009/27/c4850.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NORTHSTAR AEROSPACE INC. CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 888-300-0053 or (647) 427-3420; ID Number: 89475955
    CONTACT:   Craig Yuen, Chief Financial Officer, (708) 728-2121
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/22/c3160.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NORTHCORE Q4 AND YEAR-END 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL
    INTERNET:  northcore.com/events.html
    CONTACT:   Northcore Technologies Inc., Investor Relations, Tel:
               (416) 640-0400 ext. 273, Fax: (416) 640-0412
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/26/c4735.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c6236.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     HANWEI FISCAL 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://viavid.net/dce.aspx?sid=00006043
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-298-3442 or (719) 457-2601
    CONTACT:   Kim Oishi, Senior Vice President, Finance and Business
               Development, Telephone: (416) 804-9228; Kevin O'Connor,
               Investor Relations, Telephone: (416) 962-3300
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c5853.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ZONGSHEN PEM POWER SYSTEMS INC. TO HOST CONFERENCE CALL TO
               DISCUSS THE FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END 2008 FINANCIAL
               RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.zongshenpem.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-820-9408 or (913) 312-0409
    CONTACT:   Ali Mahdavi, Zongshen PEM Power Systems Inc., Vice
               President, Corporate Finance & Investor Relations,
               (416) 962-3300
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c5832.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      April 1 - April 3
    EVENT:     BRIDGEWATER SYSTEMS AT INTERNATIONAL CTIA WIRELESS 2009
    CITY:      LAS VEGAS
    LOCATION:  Various locations at the Las Vegas Convention Center
    CONTACT:   Joanne Steinberg, Bridgewater Systems, (613) 591-9104
               extension 2032, (613) 884-8831; James Cook, MS&L North
               America, (416) 967-3702
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/23/c2913.html

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