CNW Daybook for Wednesday, December 2, 2009

TORONTO, Dec. 2 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY MEDIA TECHNICAL BRIEFINGS
    CITY:      SAINTE-MARIE
    LOCATION:  Sainte-Marie City Hall 270 Marguerite Bourgeoys, Municipal
               Council Office
    CONTACT:   Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (604) 403-9328
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6097.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     25TH ANNIVERSARY OF CIBC MIRACLE DAY, WHEN CIBC WHOLESALE
               BANKING AND CIBC WOOD GUNDY EMPLOYEES DONATE THEIR FEES AND
               COMMISSIONS TO CHILDREN'S CHARITIES ACROSS CANADA
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  CIBC wholesale banking trading floor, 600 Boulevard de
               Maisonneuve Ouest
    CONTACT:   Marie-Eve Francoeur at (514) 876-4937
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c4488.html

    TIME:      11:45
    EVENT:     UNVEILING OF THE WINTER PROGRAMMING AT THE QUAYS OF THE OLD
               PORT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Bonsecours Bistro, on Bonsecours Island, Quays of the Old Port
               (access via the Clock Tower Pier); Metro : Champ-de-Mars
               Parking : Clock Tower Pier - at the end of Berri Street,
               corner of de la Commune East. Parking vouchers will be issued
               at the reception table.)
    CONTACT:   RSVP: To Julie Mailhot, press agent, Old Port of Montréal
               Corporation, (514) 283-8085
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/24/c4398.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     RIO TINTO ALCAN INVITES THE PUBLIC TO ITS FIRST HOLIDAY
               CONCERT OF THE YEAR
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  David Culver Atrium (2200 Stanley Street)
    CONTACT:   Rio Tinto Alcan Media Relations: Emily Toms, (514) 848-8151
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c5242.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC TORCH RELAY MEDIA TECHNICAL BRIEFINGS
    CITY:      SAINTE-GEORGES
    LOCATION:  Salon V.I.P. 2e niveau du Centre sportif Lacroix-Dutil,
               11121, 1st Avenue E.
    CONTACT:   Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (604) 403-9328
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6097.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      November 30 - December 2
    EVENT:     2009 CP HOLIDAY TRAIN
    CITY:      VARIOUS CITIES IN ONTARIO
    LOCATION:  Various
    NOTES:     Please see release for details
    CONTACT:   Mike LoVecchio, Senior Manager - Media Relations, Canadian
               Pacific, (778) 772-9636 cell, (416) 814-0948 24/7 media pager
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/24/c4324.html

    DATE:      November 30 - December 4
    EVENT:     WORLD VISION SHARES TRUE MEANING OF CHRISTMAS WITH GTA
               COMMUTERS
    CITY:      VARIOUS, PLEASE SEE URL FOR DETAILS
    LOCATION:  Toronto area GO stations
    CONTACT:   Maria Roman, (905) 565-6200 ext. 2263; Karen Flores, (905)
               565-6200 ext. 3497, (416) 277-5563 (mobile)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/27/c5347.html

    DATE:      December 1 - December 3
    EVENT:     2009 CP HOLIDAY TRAIN
    CITY:      VARIOUS CITIES IN ONTARIO
    LOCATION:  Various
    NOTES:     Please see release for details
    CONTACT:   Michel Spenard, Manager, Media Relations, Canadian Pacific,
               (514) 835-1774 or Mike LoVecchio, Senior Manager, Media
               Relations, Canadian Pacific, (778) 772-9636
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c4326.html

    DATE:      December 2 - December 3
    EVENT:     WORKPLACE DIVERSITY AND INCLUSIVENESS 2009
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sutton Place Hotel, 955 Bay St.
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Media Relations, Tel.: (613) 526-3090, ext.221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6213.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     25TH ANNIVERSARY OF CIBC MIRACLE DAY, WHEN CIBC WHOLESALE
               BANKING AND CIBC WOOD GUNDY EMPLOYEES DONATE THEIR FEES AND
               COMMISSIONS TO CHILDREN'S CHARITIES ACROSS CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  CIBC wholesale banking trading floor, Brookfield Place, 161
               Bay St.
    CONTACT:   Kevin Dove at (416) 980-8835
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c4608.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN TIRE UNVEILS A NEW  ADDITION TO CANADIAN TIRE
               "MONEY"® AND PROVIDE FUTURE DIRECTION FOR THE COMPANY'S
               ICONIC LOYALTY PROGRAM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Canadian Tire, Lakeshore and Leslie
    CONTACT:   Lisa Gibson, (416) 544-7655
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6307.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     25 IN 5 NETWORK FOR POVERTY REDUCTION RELEASES ACCOUNTABILITY
               REPORT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Queen's Park Media Studio, Legislative Assembly of Ontario,
               First Floor
    CONTACT:   Trish Hennessy, (416) 525-4927
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c6655.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 14:40
    EVENT:     MEDIA AVAILABILITY WITH DR. BUZZ ALDRIN AND DR. ILSE
               TREURNICHT, MARS DISCOVERY DISTRICT CEO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  MaRS Centre, 101 College St.
    CONTACT:   ACCREDITATION IS MANDATORY and space is limited: To register,
               contact Linda Quattrin at (416) 270-3113
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6170.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN LAUNCH OF SAVANT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sound Designs in the Distillery District - 55 Mill Street,
               The Cannery Bldg. #58, Suite 101
    NOTES:     December 1 and 2 - 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. all day demonstrations by
               appointment
    CONTACT:   John Settino, The iPR Group, (416) 662-2955; Miranda McCurlie,
               The iPR Group,  (647) 202-5218
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6218.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     THE PMNCH HOSTS AN INFORMAL RECEPTION
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Room 752, 131 Queen Street
    CONTACT:   Lisa Robertson: (613) 739-7032; Susan Wright: (613) 730-2020
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6261.html

    TIME:      17:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     PUBLIC BOOK LAUNCH AND COMPLIMENTARY RECEPTION - 21ST CENTURY
               CITIES IN CANADA: THE GEOGRAPHY OF INNOVATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Munk Centre, University of Toronto, 1 Devonshire Place
    NOTES:     Media must register in advance
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Media Relations, Tel.: (613) 526-3090, ext.221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c6783.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     15TH ANNUAL CANADIAN INVESTMENT AWARDS AND GALA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Convention Level, 100 Front
               Street West
    CONTACT:   Please RSVP to Isabell Grygianiec at (416) 484-7868
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c4758.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     LINDEN MACINTYRE BOOK SIGNING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Manulife, 55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street)
    CONTACT:   For more details and media pre-registration, please contact:
               Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c5470.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     TOP QUARK: THE ELUSIVE TRUTH - PERIMETER INSTITUTE PUBLIC
               LECTURE
    CITY:      WATERLOO
    LOCATION:  Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
    CONTACT:   Angela Robinson, (519) 569-7600 x5051
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c6493.html
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    ALBERTA

    DATE:      December 1 - December 3
    EVENT:     GROWCANADA® CONFERENCE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Calgary, 700 Centre St. S.E. in the Imperial
               Room
    NOTES:     Please register in the Grand Foyer 1 upon arrival
    CONTACT:   Nadine Sisk, Director Media Relations, P: (613) 218-6063
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c5302.html

    TIME:      09:15
    EVENT:     THE RIGHT HONOURABLE JAMES BOLGER, CHAIR OF THE ADVISORY
               BOARD OF THE WORLD AGRICULTURE FORUM (WAF), SPEAKS AT THE
               GROWCANADA® CONFERENCE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Calgary
    CONTACT:   Nadine Sisk, Director Media Relations, P: (613) 218-6063
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2009/01/c5311.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     25TH ANNIVERSARY OF CIBC MIRACLE DAY
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  CIBC wholesale banking trading floor, 855 2nd Street Southwest
    CONTACT:   Kevin Dove at (416) 980-8835
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c4627.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    TIME:      10:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     25TH ANNIVERSARY OF CIBC MIRACLE DAY, WHEN CIBC WHOLESALE
               BANKING AND CIBC WOOD GUNDY EMPLOYEES DONATE THEIR FEES AND
               COMMISSIONS TO CHILDREN'S CHARITIES ACROSS CANADA
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  CIBC wholesale banking trading floor, 400 Burrard Street
    CONTACT:   Kevin Dove at (416) 980-8835
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/25/c4631.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SCOTIA CAPITAL'S PRECIOUS METALS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.scotiacapital.com
    CONTACT:   Joe Konecny at (416) 933-1795
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6237.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANADA'S DOCTORS RELEASE SURVEY AND RECOMMENDATIONS ON
               WAIT TIMES FOR FRONT-LINE CARE
    PHONE NO.: (613) 233-1979/1-866-696-5910; Pass code: 8337540
    CONTACT:   Lucie Boileau, CMA, Tel.: (613) 731-8610 - (800) 663-7336
               ext. 1266, Cell: (613) 447-0866; Jayne Johnston, CFPC, Tel.:
               (905) 629-0900 - 1-800-387-6197 ext. 303
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/30/c6176.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CN EXECUTIVE VICE-PRESIDENT CLAUDE MONGEAU ADDRESSES THE
               MORGAN STANLEY TRANSPORTATION CORPORATE ACCESS DAY
    INTERNET:  www.cn.ca/investors
    CONTACT:   Media: Mark Hallman, Director, Communications & Public
               Affairs, (905) 669-3384
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/26/c5339.html
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    USA

    TIME:      09:10 Eastern
    EVENT:     CYTOCHROMA PRESENTS AT 21ST ANNUAL PIPER JAFFRAY HEALTH CARE
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      NEW YORK CITY
    LOCATION:  New York Palace Hotel
    CONTACT:   Robert Stanislaro (FD), Tel: (212) 850-5657
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/November2009/25/c4795.html

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