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
    CITY:      ANTIGONISH
    LOCATION:  St. Francis Xavier University, Charles V. Keating Millennium
               Centre
    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:     2008 CANADIAN TOUR OF 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
    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
    CONTACT:   Media accreditation: Yvonne Squires, Marketing and
               Communications Coordinator, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/28/c4673.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE TO CALL FOR POLICY REQUIRING CANADIAN-MADE
               AND TRANSIT VEHICLES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ontario Legislature Building, Queen's Park - 1st Floor Media
               Studio
    CONTACT:   Angelo DiCaro, CAW Communications, (cell) (416) 606-6311
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/29/c5190.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:      11:30
    EVENT:     CAW DEMONSTRATION AT KITCHENER MP'S OFFICE OVER PLIGHT OF
               LEDCO WORKERS
    CITY:      KITCHENER
    LOCATION:  Outside Tory MP Harold Albrecht's Constituency office at 153
               Country Hill Drive, Unit 2A
    CONTACT:   CAW Communications, John McClyment, cell, (416) 315-3202
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/29/c5179.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
    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:   Media Contacts: 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

    TIME:      12:45
    EVENT:     ALBERTA ENVIRONMENT MINISTER, THE HONOURABLE ROB RENNER,
               JOINS MEMBERS OF THE ALBERTA WATER COUNCIL AT NEWS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Prism Room, 2nd Floor, Matrix Hotel, 10001 - 107th Street
    CONTACT:   Val Mellesmoen, Alberta Water Council, (780) 644-3771; Cara
               Van Marck, Alberta Environment, (780) 427-6267
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/29/c5131.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     CUPE BC "INVESTING IN OUR COMMUNITIES" PUBLIC PRESENTATION
               AND DISCUSSION
    CITY:      CAMPBELL RIVER
    LOCATION:  Coast Discovery Inn
    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:   Media Relations: Amy Yuhn, Chicago, (312) 461-2478; Ralph
               Marranca, Toronto, (416) 867-3996; Ronald Monet, Montreal,
               (514) 877-1101; Investor Relations: 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 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
               http://events.streamlogics.net/agf/jan30-08/index.asp
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-319-8623
    CONTACT:   AGF Management Limited shareholders and analysts: 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 CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3417; 1-800-732-6179
    CONTACT:   John Lewis, 416-364-2266
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/24/c3820.html

    TIME:      15:30 - 16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     PARLIAMENTARY APPEARANCE BY THE SENIOR DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF
               THE BANK OF CANADA
    INTERNET:  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

    TIME:      17:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TSX GROUP ANNOUNCES FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR 2007 Q4
    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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