CNW Daybook for Wednesday, August 6, 2008



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

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      August 5 - August 8
    EVENT:     TEACHERS GATHER FOR CONFERENCE ON NEW TECHNIQUES AND
               CLASSROOM TEACHING 2008
    CITY:      ANTIGONISH
    LOCATION:  St. F.X. University
    CONTACT:   Angela Murray, Nova Scotia Teachers Union, Public Relations
               and Communications Staff Officer, (902) 497-0194 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/01/c9046.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      August 5 - August 6
    EVENT:     IFLA SATELLITE MEETING 2008 - NAVIGATING WITH YOUTH: IN
               THESE DAYS OF TECHNOLOGY, HOW CAN PUBLIC LIBRARIES ATTRACT
               AND KEEP THEIR YOUNG CLIENTELE?
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  McGill University
    NOTES:     Please consult the URL link below to access more details on
               this event. The meeting is held in French and English, with
               simultaneous translation.
    CONTACT:   or to obtain a media accreditation, please contact: Mireille
               Bertrand, (418) 828-0481; Nathalie Vital, (514) 522-7874;
               Catherine Lalonde, (514) 282-3966
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/07/c9975.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/28/c7107.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     HEROUX-DEVTEK - ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Omni Mont-Royal Hotel, 1050 Sherbrooke Street West
    CONTACT:   Martin Goulet, MaisonBrison, (514) 731-0000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/30/c8179.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9896.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     CANADA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT - EAUX VIVES WATER INC.: FUNDING
               ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      SAINT-MATHIEU-D'HARRICANA
    LOCATION:  Eaux Vives Water Inc., 11 des Sablières Rd.
    CONTACT:   François Bélisle, Communications, Canada Economic Development,
               (819) 825-5260, ext. 235; Pierre Miquelon, Office of the
               Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Canada Economic Development,
               (514) 496-1282
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/04/c9375.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     THE MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT OF PASSPORT CANADA IN SEPT-ILES
    CITY:      SEPT-ILES
    LOCATION:  Hôtel des Gouverneurs, 666 Laure Street
    CONTACT:   Media inquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8749.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      August 6
    EVENT:     PUBLIC FILM SCREENING OF FOOD MATTERS AND INTERVIEW WITH
               FILM CONTRIBUTOR ANDREW SAUL, PHD
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Bloor Cinema, 506 Bloor Street West
    CONTACT:   Sonia Prashar, Michelle Di Rocco, (416) 924-4442 ext. 223/260
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/28/c7628.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     MIKE VANDERJAGT KICKS OFF DAIRY QUEEN'S MIRACLE TREAT DAY AT
               SICKKIDS HOSPITAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Hospital for Sick Children, Front lawn on University
               Avenue, 555 University Avenue
    CONTACT:   Alanna Banks, Alison Crocker, Media Profile, (416) 504-8464
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/01/c9053.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     TOYOTA HYBRID TOUR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Yorkdale Shopping Centre - Centre Court, 3401 Dufferin Street
    CONTACT:   Nicole Grant, Consultant, Public Relations, Toyota Canada
               Inc., (416) 438-8320 x2725; Melanie Testani, Consultant,
               Public Relations, Toyota Canada Inc., (416) 431-8432
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9331.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     DAVID TILSON, MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT FOR DUFFERIN-CALEDON, AND
               ROB ADAMS, MAYOR OF THE TOWN OF ORANGEVILLE, WILL MAKE AN
               IMPORTANT INFRASTRUCTURE ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      ORANGEVILLE
    LOCATION:  Council Chambers, Town Hall, 87 Broadway
    CONTACT:   Sandra Pinkney, Office of David Tilson, MP for Dufferin-
               Caledon, (519) 941-1832; Laryssa Waler, Press Secretary,
               Office of the Honourable Tony Clement, (613) 957-0200
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9689.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     TORONTO CITY HALL HOSTS HIROSHIMA/NAGASAKI COMMEMORATIVE
               PHOTO EXHIBIT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Rotunda, Toronto City Hall
    CONTACT:   Helen Chilas, National Coordinator with the Canadian Voice
               of Women for Peace, via cell at (416) 473-8238; Anton
               Wagner, Toronto Hiroshima Day Coalition, at (416) 863-1209
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9569.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     THREE OF THE FINEST KOTO MUSICIANS IN THE WORLD PERFORM AT
               THE JAPANESE CANADIAN CULTURAL CENTRE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, Kobayashi Hall, 6
               Garamond Court, (Don Mills and Eglinton - north of the
               Ontario Science Centre)
    CONTACT:   Victoria Ollers, (416) 822-2288 or Paul Tyler, (905)
               235-PAUL (7285)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/07/c2429.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      07:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     UTS ENERGY CORPORATION - SECOND QUARTER RESULTS WEBCAST AND
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2351800
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3424 or 1-800-731-5774
    CONTACT:   Dr. William J.F. Roach, President and Chief Executive Officer;
               or Wayne I. Bobye, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer,
               Tel: (403) 538-7030
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/04/c8431.html

    TIME:      08:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     HIGHPINE CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS SECOND QUARTER 2008
               RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-319-4610 or (604) 638-5340
    CONTACT:   Jonathan A. Lexier, President and Chief Executive Officer,
               Tel: (403) 508-9550; Harry D. Cupric, Vice President,
               Finance and Chief Financial Officer, Tel: (403) 508-9595
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/30/c8171.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CRYOCATH PRESENTS AT BMO HEALTHCARE CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.cryocath.com.
    CONTACT:   Ross Marshall, Investor Relations, Phone: (416) 815-0700
               ext. 238, Fax : (416) 815-0080
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/30/c8533.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TERAGO CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.terago.ca or www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3426 or 1-800-594-3615
    CONTACT:   Jeff Codispodi, (416) 815-0700 ext 261
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9912.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/29/c8280.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BELL ALIANT REPORTS SECOND QUARTER RESULTS - CONFERENCE CALL
               WITH THE FINANCIAL COMMUNITY
    INTERNET:  www.bell.aliant.ca
    PHONE NO.: (866) 862-3915 or (416) 641-6110
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: Kelly Gallant, (866) 762-6540,; Investor
               Relations: Zeda Redden, (877) 487-5726
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9531.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     UTS ENERGY CORPORATION - SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
               AND CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.uts.ca or
              http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2351800
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3424 or 1-800-731-5774
    CONTACT:   Dr. William J. F. Roach, President and Chief Executive
               Officer, or Wayne I. Bobye, Vice President and Chief
               Financial Officer at (403) 538-7030
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8869.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANAM GROUP INC. RELEASES ITS 2008 SECOND-QUARTER FINANCIAL
               RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.canamgroup.ws
    PHONE NO.: (Toll-free) 1-866-542-4262
    CONTACT:   Jasmin Gosselin, Vice President, Communications, Canam Group
               Inc., (450) 641-4000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/23/c6847.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BELL ALIANT REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS INCOME FUND - CONFERENCE
               CALL - SECOND QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  http://www.bell.aliant.ca/
    PHONE NO.: (866) 862-3915 or (416) 641-6110
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: Alyson Queen, (866) 696-6700; Investor
               Relations: Zeda Redden, (877) 487-5726
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/04/c2092.html

    TIME:      09:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     SAVANNA ENERGY SERVICES CORP. SECOND QUARTER 2008 RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-892-3255
    CONTACT:   Darcy Draudson, Chief Financial Officer, Telephone:
               (403) 503-9990
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/24/c7380.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9613.html

    TIME:      09:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     SAVANNA WILL HOST A CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS THE COMPANY'S
               2008 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  1-888-892-3255 (for participants in North America)
    CONTACT:   Ken Mullen, President and Chief Executive Officer, Telephone:
               (403) 503-9990, Fax: (403) 267-6749
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9613.html

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     COSSETTE COMMUNICATION GROUP - 2008 THIRD QUARTER RESULTS -
               GROSS INCOME INCREASES TO $67.2 MILLION, NET EARNINGS AT
               2.2 MILLION FOLLOWING GOODWILL IMPAIRMENT
    INTERNET:  www.cossette.com
    PHONE NO.: (514) 861-1531, 877-667-7766 or 00-800-6578-9898
    CONTACT:   Jean Royer, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial
               Officer, (418) 521-3784
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9831.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     HOME EQUITY INCOME TRUST SECOND QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.homeq.ca
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-892-3255
    CONTACT:   Gary Krikler,  (416) 413-4679
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/25/c7500.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MEDIAGRIF - Q1 FISCAL 2009 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2350700
    PHONE NO.: (514) 861-1681
               Toll-free call-in number: 1 877 667-7735
    CONTACT:   Kathy Roberge, (450) 677-8797 ext.: 3014
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/21/c5937.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9755.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     AECON SECOND QUARTER 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 416-626-4100 or 1-800-558-5253, reservation number 21389955
    CONTACT:   Mitch Patten, Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Aecon Group
               Inc., (416) 297-2615
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8997.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9816.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     OTELCO SECOND QUARTER EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.OtelcoInc.com or www.earnings.com
    PHONE NO.: (913) 981-5573
    CONTACT:   Curtis Garner, Chief Financial Officer, Otelco Inc., (205)
               625-3571
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9754.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ADDAX PETROLEUM SECOND QUARTER 2008 CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2363680
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644 3419, 1 (800) 732 6179, 00 800 2288 3501,  and
               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/August2008/01/c9167.html

    TIME:      14:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     CGI TO PRESENT AT 2008 RBC CAPITAL MARKETS TECHNOLOGY, MEDIA
               AND COMMUNICATIONS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.cgi.com/web/en/investors.htm
    CONTACT:   Lorne Gorber, Vice-President, Global Communications and
               Investor Relations, (514) 841-3355
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/31/c8854.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MAGNA ENTERTAINMENT CORP SECOND QUARTER RESULTS  CONFERENCE
               CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-255-2466;  overseas callers is 212-676-5399
    CONTACT:   Blake Tohana, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial
               Officer, Magna Entertainment Corp., 337 Magna Drive, Aurora,
               ON L4G 7K1, Tel: (905) 726-7493
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c8843.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NEW FLYER INDUSTRIES INC. HOLD CONFERENCE CALL FOR ANALYSTS
               AND INTERESTED LISTENERS REGARDING 2008 SECOND QUARTER
               RESULTS
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2356200
    PHONE NO.: 800-591-7539 or 416-644-3428
    CONTACT:   Glenn Asham, Chief Financial Officer, Tel: (204) 224-1251
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/22/c6756.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/05/c9895.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GERDAU AMERISTEEL 2008 SECOND QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.gerdauameristeel.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3423 or 1-800-595-8550
    CONTACT:   Barbara Smith, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer,
               (813) 319-4324
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/17/c5717.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     HEROUX-DEVTEK WILL HOLD A CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS
               FIRST QUARTER RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3431 or 1-800-590-1508
    CONTACT:   Martin Goulet, MaisonBrison, (514) 731-0000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/30/c8138.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/06/c9896.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GAZ METRO LIMITED PARTNERSHIP - RELEASE OF 2008 Q3 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.gazmetro.com/investors in the "Webcasts" section
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3420 or toll-free 1-800-731-6941
    CONTACT:   Investors and Analysts: Caroline Warren, Investor Relations,
               (514) 598-3324; Media: Frédéric Krikorian, Public and
               Governmental Affairs, (514) 598-3656
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/18/c5928.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SMTC CORPORATION Q2 TELECONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.smtc.com
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3421 or  800-731-5319
    CONTACT:   Jane Todd, Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief
               Financial Officer, (905) 413-1300
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/22/c6512.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     POINTS INTERNATIONAL HOSTS CONFERENCE CALL TO REPORT SECOND
               QUARTER 2008 RESULTS
    INTERNET:
    http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=132211&p=irol-irhome
    PHONE NO.: (800) 257-7087 or (303) 262-2131
    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/July2008/16/c4925.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      August 5 - August 6
    EVENT:     BMO CAPITAL MARKETS HOSTS 8TH ANNUAL FOCUS ON HEALTHCARE
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      NEW YORK
    LOCATION:  Millennium Broadway Hotel
    CONTACT:   Media interested in attending the conference and/or
               scheduling an
               interview should call (416) 867-3996 or toll free at
               1-866-298-8385.
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/30/c8197.html

    DATE:      August 6
    EVENT:     KABOOSE PRESENTS AT THE RBC CAPITAL MARKETS COMMUNICATIONS,
               MEDIA & TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE
    CITY:      SAN FRANCISCO
    LOCATION:  Four Seasons Hotel
    CONTACT:   Jonathan Pollack, Chief Financial Officer, TEL: (416) 593-3000
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/29/c8111.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MR. KEVIN GIESE, PRESIDENT AND CEO OF BIOMS MEDICAL CORP,
               WILL PRESENT AT THE BMO CAPITAL MARKETS "FOCUS ON HEALTHCARE
               CONFERENCE"
    CITY:      NEW YORK
    LOCATION:  The Millennium Broadway Hotel, New York
    CONTACT:   Tony Hesby, Ryan Giese, Corporate Communications, BioMS
               Medical Corp., (780) 413-7152; James Smith, Investor
               Relations, (416) 815-0700 ext. 229
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/30/c8315.html

    TIME:      16:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     TUCOWS PRESENTS AT 2008 TECHNOLOGY, MEDIA & COMMUNICATIONS
               CONFERENCE HOSTED BY RBC CAPITAL MARKETS
    CITY:      SAN FRANCISCO
    LOCATION:  Four Seasons Hotel
    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/July2008/30/c8214.html

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