CNW Daybook for Wednesday, February 27, 2008



    TORONTO, Feb. 26 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    DATE:      February 27
    EVENT:     ERNST & YOUNG PARTNER JOYCE HOEVEN PRESENTS AT THE ATLANTIC
               PROVINCES ECONOMIC COUNCIL POST-FEDERAL BUDGET BREAKFAST
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  Halifax Prince George Hotel
    CONTACT:   Julie Fournier, (514) 874-4308
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5521.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      February 21 - March 2
    EVENT:     HYDRO-QUEBEC PRESENTS THE 9TH MONTREAL HIGH LIGHTS FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Old Montreal and on the Quays of the Old Port
    CONTACT:   Guyane Perron, Press Officer, (514) 289-6699
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/11/c8739.html

    DATE:      February 26 - February 27
    EVENT:     CRIM'S 2008 CRYSTAL BALL CONFERENCE - 5TH EDITION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des Congrès de Montréal
    NOTES:     A special program for media representatives is available
    CONTACT:   Marie-Noel Pichelin, Director of Communications,
               (514) 840-1239, Cell.: (514) 912-2278; Suzanne Lapicerella,
               Communications Coordinator, (514) 840-1296, Cell.: (514)
               622-6139
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5495.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY'S 4TH ANNUAL DEFIANT IMAGINATION SERIES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Concordia's D.B. Clarke Theatre in the Henry F. Hall Building,
               1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd. West
    CONTACT:   Ann Tanner-McDonald, Communications Advisor, Faculty of Fine
               Arts, Concordia University, (514) 848-2424 ext. 2867
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/January2008/21/c2655.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      February 26 - February 28
    EVENT:     EARTH'S BEST SESAME STREET AT SHERWAY GARDENS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Centre Court, Sherway Gardens, 25 The West Mall
    CONTACT:   Stephanie Janda, The Idea Workshop Limited, (416) 504-3977
               ext. 27, Cell: (905) 460-4814; Anna Ng, The Idea Workshop
               Limited, (416) 504-3977 ext. 29, Cell: (416) 895-5536
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c5708.html

    TIME:      07:30 - 10:00
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN CENTRE FOR DIVERSITY LAUNCHES ITS DIVERSITY IS
               GOOD BUSINESS PROGRAM 2008
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  89 Chestnut Conference Centre
    NOTES:     for On-Line Registration, go to: www.centrefordiversity.ca
    CONTACT:   (416) 597-9693, ext. 27
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/15/c2534.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     MINISTER OF FINANCE ADDRESSES THE EMPIRE CLUB OF CANADA AND
               THE CANADIAN CLUB OF TORONTO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  the Ballroom of the Fairmont Royal York Hotel, 100 Front
               Street West
    CONTACT:   Chisholm Pothier, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Finance, (613) 996-7861; David Gamble, Media Relations,
               Department of Finance, (613) 996-8080
    URL:http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/February2008/26/c5965.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 15:30
    EVENT:     9TH ANNUAL GEORGE BROWN MENTAL HEALTH CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  George Brown College, Financial Services Building, 290
               Adelaide St. East, Room 406, only accessible through 300
               Adelaide St. East
    CONTACT:   Michael Torres, Media Relations, CAMH, (416) 595-6015; Paul
               Zanettos, Media Relations, George Brown College, (416)
               893-5435
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5557.html

    TIME:      12:15
    EVENT:     WAL-MART LAUNCHES BOLLYWOOD SIGNATURE, A NEW LINE OF AUTHENTIC
               SOUTH ASIAN WOMEN'S CLOTHING
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  Brampton East Wal-Mart Canada store, 30 Coventry Rd.
               (Highway 7 and Airport Rd.)
    CONTACT:   Karin Campbell, corporate affairs, Wal-Mart Canada,
               (905) 821-2111 x 4042
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/21/c4449.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     GISELE'S TVOKIDS LIBRARY TOUR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Gerrard/Ashdale Library, 1432 Gerrard Street East
    CONTACT:   Anne Rubenstein, tel: (416) 484-2881; Angela Garde,
               tel: (416) 484-2600, ext. 2305
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/03/c6533.html

    TIME:      13:45 - 15:00
    EVENT:     2008 CANADIAN BOCCIA CHAMPIONSHIPS PROVINCIAL TEAM TRAINING
               SESSION - PHOTO AND INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITIES
    CITY:      LONDON
    LOCATION:  London Convention Centre, Ballroom, 300 York St.
    CONTACT:   Dominique Tremblay, CCPSA, (613) 748-1430, (819) 360-6333
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5866.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     TOWN HALL MEETINGS TO SUPPORT OUR LOCAL HOSPITAL SERVICES
    CITY:      THOROLD
    LOCATION:  Niagara Regional Headquarters, 2201 St. David's Road
    CONTACT:   Natalie Mehra at (416) 441-2502; Sue Hotte at (905) 932-1646
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/12/c9442.html

    TIME:      20:30
    EVENT:     CAMH FOUNDATION PRESENTS QUEEN STREET UNMASKED
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Drake Hotel
    NOTES:     Tickets to The Party cost $150
    CONTACT:   Jean Geary, Director of Communications, CAMH Foundation,
               (416) 535-8501 ext. 4395
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/12/c9361.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:00
    EVENT:     SOBEYS WEST OPEN HOUSE FOR INVITED GUESTS
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  # 112, 151 Dr. Carpenter Circle NW
    CONTACT:   Mike Lupien, Director, Communications, Sobeys West, Bus:
               (780) 486-8576, Cell: (780) 902-8947; Heidi Sparks, SAIT
               Corporate Communications, Bus: (403) 284-8473; Cell: (403)
               512-3291
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5717.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      February 27 - March 1
    EVENT:     AMMI CANADA - CACMID ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2008
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel
    CONTACT:   Grace Elasmar, AMMI Canada, Tel. (905) 820-4922, Cell. (416)
               452-4624
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/12/c9106.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MAGNA INTERNATIONAL INC. FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END 2007
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-940-0570 or 1-212-231-2900.
    CONTACT:   Louis Tonelli, (905) 726-7035; For teleconferencing
               questions, please call Karin Kaminski at (905) 726-7103
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/20/c4380.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CIPHER PHARMACEUTICALS INC. FISCAL 2007 FOURTH QUARTER AND
               YEAR END CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.cipherpharma.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3421 or 1-800-731-5774
    CONTACT:   Craig Armitage, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group, (416)
               815-0700 ext 278; Larry Andrews, President and CEO,
               Cipher Pharmaceuticals, (905) 602-5840 ext 324
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/20/c4123.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     KEYERA FACILITIES INCOME FUND YEAR END RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?event
               ID=2145660
    PHONE NO.: (800) 732-9303 or (416) 644-3417
    CONTACT:   John Cobb, Director, Investor Relations, or Bradley
               White, Investor Relations Advisor, Telephone: (403)
               205-7670, Toll Free: (888) 699-4853
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/20/c4360.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CASCADES' FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.cascades.com
    PHONE NO.: (514) 807-8791, (416) 644-3415
    CONTACT:   Marc Jasmin, CMA, Director, Investor Relations, (514)
               282-2681; Christine Beaulieu, Director of Communications,
               (819) 363-5161
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/04/c6219.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DAVIS + HENDERSON FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or 1-800-731-6941
    CONTACT:   Catherine Martin, Chief Financial Officer, (416) 696-7700,
               extension 5265
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/14/c8706.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     EQUITABLE GROUP INC. FOURTH QUARTER 2007 RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.equitablegroupinc.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419
    CONTACT:   Andrew Moor, (416) 513-3519; Randy Nanek, (416) 513-3535
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/15/c9117.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BRIDGEWATER SYSTEMS ANNOUNCES REVISED TIME FOR FISCAL 2007
               FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.bridgewatersystems.com and www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3420 or 1-800-732-6179
    CONTACT:   Vanessa Beresford, The Equicom Group Inc.,
               (416) 815-0700 ext. 227
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c5249.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PASON SYSTEMS INC. - FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END 2007 RESULTS
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2118160
    PHONE NO.: (800) 733-7571
    CONTACT:   Pason Systems Inc., Jim Hill, President and CEO, Phone:
               (403) 301-3401; Jim Glasspoole, Chief Financial Officer,
               Phone: (403) 692-3840
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c4524.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE CALL WITH DONALD COXE, GLOBAL PORTFOLIO STRATEGIST,
               BMO CAPITAL MARKETS
    PHONE NO.: (888) 789-9572 or (416) 695-7806, Passcode: 3253461 followed
               by the number sign
    CONTACT:   Kim Hanson, Toronto, (416) 867-3996 or (416) 624-8905;
               Holly Holt, New York, (212) 885-4153
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5627.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     LAURENTIAN BANK FIRST QUARTER 2008 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.laurentianbank.ca - Investor section
    PHONE NO.: (514) 868-2590 or (866) 225-0198
    CONTACT:   Gladys Caron, Vice-president, Public Affairs, Communications
               and Investor Relations, Laurentian Bank, (514) 284-4500,
               extension 7511, Mobile: (514) 893-3963
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/14/c2193.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     LIVE WEBCAST OF INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE PRESIDENT DR.
               JACQUES ROGGE SPEAKING AT THE RBC 2010 LEGACIES NOW SPEAKER
               SERIES LUNCHEON
    INTERNET:  www.2010LegaciesNow.com
    CONTACT:   Nicole Mezzarobba, Coordinator, Communications, 2010 Legacies
               Now, (778) 327-5139; Christie Smith, Advisor, Communications,
               RBC, (604) 665-4031; International Olympic Committee,
               Communications Department, +41 21 621 6000
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/25/c5479.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      February 25 - February 28
    EVENT:     ELSEVIER DEMONSTRATES MOSBY'S NURSING SKILLS - PEDIATRIC
               COLLECTION
    CITY:      ORLANDO, FL
    LOCATION:  booth # 2841 at the Healthcare Information and Management
               Systems Society (HIMSS) annual conference
    CONTACT:   Tom Reller, Director, Corporate Relations, (212) 462-1912
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/06/c7238.html

    TIME:      10:45 Mountain
    EVENT:     GEMCOM REPRESENTATIVES SPEAK AT THE 2008 SME ANNUAL MEETING
               AND EXHIBIT
    CITY:      SALT LAKE CITY
    LOCATION:  Salt Palace Convention Center
    CONTACT:   Gemcom Investor Communications, Garth Albright, Chief
               Financial Officer, (604) 684-6550; Nick Hurst, Vice
               President, The Equicom Group, (403) 538-4845; Gemcom
               Corporate Communications, Mark Bese, Marketing
               Communications Manager, (604) 684-6550 ext. 4481
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/19/c3830.html

    TIME:      16:15 - 17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ABSOLUTE SOFTWARE AND HOSPITAL NETWORK DISCUSSES DATA BREACH
               PREVENTION AT 2008 HIMSS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      ORLANDO, FL
    LOCATION:  Orange County Convention Center, HIMSS Product Pavilion
    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/February2008/19/c3447.html

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