CNW Daybook for Wednesday, January 30, 2008



    TORONTO, Jan. 29 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     FORMER PRIME MINISTER JEAN CHRETIEN DELIVERS MACEACHEN LECTURE
               AT ST. FRANCIS XAVIER UNIVERSITY
    CITY:      ANTIGONISH
    LOCATION:  Charles V. Keating Millennium Centre
    NOTES:     Following the presentation, Mr. Chrétien will participate in
               a short scrum in a private setting for media only. Details
               will be provided at the media sign-in desk.
    CONTACT:   Shelley Cameron-McCarron, StFX Communications, (902) 867-3916
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/28/c4039.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN OLYMPIC COMMITTEE UNVEILS MAJOR AMATEUR SPORTS
               INITIATIVE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Olympic Stadium Auditorium Room, 3200 Viau Street (loading
               dock entrance)
    CONTACT:   Steve Keogh, Manager, Communications, Canadian Olympic
               Committee, Phone: (416) 324-4146, Cell: (416) 806-3949; Sylvie
               Bigras, Gestionnaire, Communications, Comité olympique
               canadien, Cell.: (613) 298-1625
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/21/c2819.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     TRADESHOW AND SEMINARS - 2008 CANADIAN TOUR OF THE 4TH ANNUAL
               DUOCOM TECHNOLOGY SHOWCASE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Le Windsor, 1170, rue Peel
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Fortier, Duocom, 1-888-338-6266
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/January2008/22/c3328.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      January 30 - February 1
    EVENT:     THE HRPAO 2008 ANNUAL CONFERENCE & TRADE SHOW - INNOVATE '08
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre, South Building, 222 Bremner
               Boulevard
    NOTES:     For a detailed agenda please see URL below.
    CONTACT:   Kieran Lawler, Direct: (416) 342-1823, Cell: (416) 303-0799
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/14/c8686.html

    TIME:      08:15
    EVENT:     2008 MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS: WINNING MOVES FOR A CHANGING
               GAME, HOSTED BY THE CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Marriott Eaton Centre, 525 Bay Street
    NOTES:     Media must register in advance.
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/28/c4673.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     COUNCIL OF CANADIANS DISPLAYS MITTENS ON PARLIAMENT HILL TO
               DEMAND POLICY ON ENERGY
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Meera Karunananthan, Media Officer, (613) 233-4487 ext. 234,
               cell: (613) 795-8685
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/28/c4636.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN OLYMPIC COMMITTEE UNVEILS MAJOR AMATEUR SPORTS
               INITIATIVE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  University of Toronto main gymnasium, 55 Harbord Street
    CONTACT:   Steve Keogh, Manager, Communications, Canadian Olympic
               Committee, Phone: (416) 324-4146, Cell: (416) 806-3949; Sylvie
               Bigras, Gestionnaire, Communications, Comité olympique
               canadien, Cell.: (613) 298-1625
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/21/c2819.html

    TIME:      15:30 - 16:30
    EVENT:     PARLIAMENTARY APPEARANCE BY THE SENIOR DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF
               THE BANK OF CANADA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Parliament, West Block, Room 308
    NOTES:     There will be no media activity following the Senior Deputy
               Governor's appearance. An audio webcast of the appearance
               will be available. To listen to the webcast, you will need to
               have a recent version of RealPlayer or Windows Media Player
               installed on your computer. The webcast will be accessible
               from this location: www.bankofcanada.ca/en/real/index.html.
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/January2008/28/c4555.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA ROUNDTABLE WITH DR. SHERRY COOPER TO DISCUSS HER LATEST
               BOOK, THE NEW RETIREMENT
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Delta Edmonton Centre Suite Hotel, 10222-102nd Street
    CONTACT:   BMO Financial Group: Laurie Grant, (604) 665-7596; Penguin
               Group (Canada): Debbie Gaudet, (416) 928-2410
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/28/c4710.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      January 28 - February 1
    EVENT:     CUPE BC "INVESTING IN OUR COMMUNITIES" PUBLIC PRESENTATION
               AND DISCUSSION
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for various locations
    CONTACT:   Dan Gawthrop, CUPE Communications, (604) 999-6132
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/22/c3198.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BMO'S HARRIS CEO, ELLEN COSTELLO, PRESENTS AT THE CITIGROUP
               2008 FINANCIAL SERVICES CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK
    INTERNET:  www.bmo.com/investorrelations
    CONTACT:   For Media Relations Enquiries: Amy Yuhn, Chicago, (312)
               461-2478; Ralph Marranca, Toronto, (416) 867-3996; Ronald
               Monet, Montreal, (514) 877-1101; For Investor Relations
               Enquiries: Viki Lazaris, Toronto, (416) 867-6656; Steven
               Bonin, Toronto, (416) 867-5452; Krista White, Toronto, (416)
               867-7019
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/28/c4783.html

    TIME:      08:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     MANULIFE FINANCIAL CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER PRESENTS AT
               CITIBANK'S 2008 FINANCIAL SERVICES CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.veracast.com/webcasts/citigroup/fs08/43104331.cfm.
    CONTACT:   Media inquiries: Laurie Lupton, (416) 852-7792; Investor
               Relations: Amir Gorgi, 1-800-795-9767
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/29/c5031.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANADIAN OLYMPIC COMMITTEE PROVIDES LIVE WEBCASTS OF TORONTO
               AND MONTREAL NEWS CONFERENCES
    INTERNET:  www.casn-rsac.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 695-9761 or 1-877-323-2010
    CONTACT:   Steve Keogh, Manager, Communications, Canadian Olympic
               Committee, Phone: (416) 324-4146, Cell: (416) 806-3949; Sylvie
               Bigras, Gestionnaire, Communications, Comité olympique
               canadien, Cell.: (613) 298-1625
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/28/c4674.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AGF MANAGEMENT LIMITED FISCAL 2007 CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.agf.com or at
               http://events.streamlogics.net/agf/jan30-08/index.asp
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-319-8623
    CONTACT:   AGF Management Limited shareholders and analysts, please
               contact: Greg Henderson, Senior Vice-President and Chief
               Financial Officer, (416) 865-4156
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/10/c8010.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     THE SKOR FOOD GROUP Q1 2008 EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3417 or 1-800-732-6179
    CONTACT:   Vince Capobianco, President and CEO, (905) 660-1212 ext 234;
               John Lewis, Linear Capital Corp., (416) 364-2266
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/24/c3820.html

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TSX GROUP ANNOUNCES FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR Q4 2007
    INTERNET:  www.tsx.com, under Investor Relations
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416 and 1-800-733-7560
    CONTACT:   Steve Kee, Director, Corporate Communications, TSX Group Inc.,
               Toronto Office, (416) 947-4682, Toll Free 1-888-873-8392,
               Cellular (416) 358-3714, Vancouver Office (604) 602-6902,
               Calgary Office (403) 218-2892
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/09/c7685.html

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