CNW Daybook for Wednesday, June 11, 2008



    TORONTO, June 11 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      May 1 - July 28
    EVENT:     SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION CANADA, INC. HORIZON. BLIMP TOUR
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for more information
    CONTACT:   Katie Gates, Cohn & Wolfe, (416) 924-5700 ext. 4059; Blair
               Burke, Horizon Blimp Flight Crew, (902) 221-2700 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/01/c3759.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CANADA MILLENNIUM SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION NEWS CONFERENCE -
               STUDENT DEBT IN NEW BRUNSWICK
    CITY:      FREDERICTON
    LOCATION:  Aberdeen Room, Delta Fredericton, 225 Woodstock Road
    CONTACT:   Peter Cowan, Communications Advisor (Research), Canada
               Millennium Scholarship Foundation, (514) 284-7240; Allison
               Brewer, O (506) 452-0887, C (506) 461-1039
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/06/c9101.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      June 9 - June 12
    EVENT:     14TH INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC FORUM OF THE AMERICAS/CONFERENCE
               OF MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Bonaventure Hotel
    CONTACT:   André Bouthillier, Media Relations Director, (514) 732-4114,
               (514) 895-0127 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/27/c4654.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/09/c3837.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2030.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/11/c2627.html

    DATE:      June 11
    EVENT:     PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF CHILE AT THE 14TH INTERNATIONAL
               ECONOMIC FORUM OF THE AMERICAS/CONFERENCE OF MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hilton Bonaventure Hotel
    CONTACT:   André Bouthillier, Media Relations Director, (514) 732-4114,
               (514) 895-0127 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/06/c5247.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF THE CANADIAN PARTNERSHIP FOR TOMORROW PROJECT
               AGAINST CANCER
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Centre Mont Royal, 2200 Mansfield, Room: Cartier 1
    CONTACT:   or to arrange interviews, please contact: Julie Holroyde,
               Hill and Knowlton, (416) 413-4625; Geneviève Déry, HKDP
               Communications and public affairs, (514) 395-0375, ext. 232,
               Cell.: (514) 219-2764
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2539.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     PRESS BRIEFING ON SEVERE ALLERGIES AND A 30-MINUTE GOLF
               WORKSHOP WITH DEBBIE SAVOY-MOREL
    CITY:      TERREBONNE
    LOCATION:  Golf Le Mirage, 3737 chemin Martin
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Piché, Porter Novelli Montréal, (514) 846-5608;
               Brigitte Filiatrault, Porter Novelli Montréal, (514) 846-5605
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7812.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     MONTREAL JUNIORS HOCKEY CLUB - ANGELO ESPOSITO AND GUILLAUME
               ASSELIN WILL BE PRESENTED TO THE PUBLIC
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Newtown, located at 1476 Crescent, Club Level
    CONTACT:   Patrick Gervais, Marketing Vice-President, (514) 992-1060
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2136.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     MIDI EXTRA BUSINESS LUNCHEON OF THE BOARD OF TRADE OF
               METROPOLITAN MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Montréal, 1255 Jeanne-Mance Street
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations, Board of Trade
               of Metropolitan Montreal, (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2194.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     INNERGEX RENEWABLE ENERGY ANNOUNCES ITS ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Club Saint-Denis, Salle Jean-René Ouimet, 257 Sherbrooke
               East St.
    CONTACT:   Mr. Jean Trudel, MBA Vice President - Finance and Investor
               Relations, Innergex Renewable Energy Inc., (450) 928-2550
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7985.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     THE CHIEF OF THE ASSEMBLY OF THE FIRST NATIONS OF QUEBEC AND
               LABRADOR, MR. GHISLAIN PICARD COMMENTS ON THE EXCUSES OF THE
               FEDERAL GOVERNMENT REGARDING THE RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Delta Centre-Ville, Salle Auditorium (Mezzanine
               level), 777, University Street
    CONTACT:   Alain Garon, Communications and Information Officer, AFNQL,
               (418) 842-5020, Cell.: (418) 956-5720
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2366.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      June 8 - June 11
    EVENT:     CANADIAN INSTITUTES OF HEALTH RESEARCH'S (CIHR) 1ST SUMMER
               INSTITUTE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Montpetit Hall, room 203, 125 University St., University of
               Ottawa
    CONTACT:   David Coulombe, CIHR Media Relations, (613) 941-4563,
               (613) 808-7526 (mobile)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/June2008/06/c9155.html

    DATE:      June 10 - June 12
    EVENT:     CAW COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AND POLITICAL ACTION CONVENTION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre, 123 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   CAW Communications, Shannon Devine, (416) 302-1699; John
               McClyment, (416) 315-3202; Angelo DiCaro, (416) 606-6311
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/05/c9002.html

    TIME:      07:30 - 09:30
    EVENT:     KICK OFF BREAKFAST FOR NEW H.Y.P.E. PROGRAM (HELPING YOUTH
               PREPARE EFFECTIVELY) AT OUR PLACE PEEL
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Mississauga Convention Centre, 75 Derry Rd. W.
    CONTACT:   Tanya Godson, Executive Director, Our Place Peel, in
               Mississauga at (905) 238-1383
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/02/c6679.html

    TIME:      07:45 - 15:30
    EVENT:     SIXTH ANNUAL MORNINGSTAR INVESTMENT CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Carlu, 444 Yonge Street, 7th floor
    CONTACT:   Alice Neacsu, Marketing Associate, (416) 484-7874
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/04/c7303.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 09:00
    EVENT:     SAVE OUR POOLS RALLY - CARLETON VILLAGE P.S. STUDEN COUNCIL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Basketball Court behind Carleton Village P.S.
               315 Osler Street (near St. Clair and Keele) M6N 2Z4
    CONTACT:   Nancy Campbell, 416) 347-5116
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/09/c9776.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     FORUM ON FULL DAY EARLY LEARNING FOR 4 AND 5-YEAR-OLDS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ryerson University, Library Building, 350 Victoria St.
    CONTACT:   Eduarda Sousa, Executive Director Association of Early
               Childhood Educators Ontario, Cell: (416) 458-1381
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/02/c7432.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     SWIMMERS MEET FOR A CITY-WIDE WATER POLO TOURNAMENT IN WHAT
               MAY BE THE LAST BOARD-WIDE AQUATIC COMPETITION EVER IN THIS
               CITY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  D.A Morrison MS, 271 Gledhill Avenue (East of Woodbine Ave,
               North of, Mortimer Ave) M4C 4L2
    CONTACT:   Nancy Campbell at (416) 347-5116
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2223.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     FIRST WASTE TRANSLOAD INC. LAUNCHES CANADA'S ONLY RAIL WASTE
               TRANSPORTATION FACILITY
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  CN MacMillan Rail Yard, Costa Rd. (Highway 7 & Keele
               Street), Follow the signs
    CONTACT:   Annette Robertson, MAVERICK Public Relations, (416) 640-5525
               ext. 231
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2013.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 11:30
    EVENT:     "ALEXANDER THE GREAT" TO LAND AT SCOTIABANK, 100 FANS GET
               THE CHANCE TO SEE NHL SUPERSTAR ALEX OVECHKIN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Scotia Plaza, 40 King Street West, concourse level
    CONTACT:   Livy Feldgajer, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 866-6203
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/09/c9881.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7925.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     INMET MINING PRESENTS AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS' 2008 GLOBAL
               MINING AND MATERIALS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Four Seasons Hotel.
    CONTACT:   Lynda Beesley, (416) 860-3968
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/06/c9252.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MONARCH CORPORATION - GROUNDBREAKING NEWS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Evergreen Site, 1 Jeanette Street, off St. Clair Ave. E.,
               just East of Midland Ave.
    CONTACT:   MONARCH, Wendy Petcoff, Beth Merrick, The Communications
               Group Inc., (416) 696-9900 x 29, 40; TEDCO, David Eisenstadt,
               The Communications Group Inc., (416) 696-9900 x36
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/04/c8263.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     THE MOVEMENT IS WORTH FIGHTING FOR: MOIST TO DELIVER A
               STRONG MESSAGE TO CAW
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre, 123 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Sebastien Goulet, CUPE Communications Representative,
               (613) 808-0675
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2330.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     BRIDGEPOINT HOSPITAL WORKERS RALLY TO STOP LAYOFFS CUPE
               NATIONAL PRESIDENT WILL JOIN FIGHT TO SAVE WORKERS FROM
               POVERTY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Riverdale Park, Broadview Avenue north of Gerrard
    CONTACT:   Jacqui Latter, CUPE Local 79, (416) 977-1629 ext 229; Pat
               Daley, CUPE Communications, (416) 616-6142
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2290.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     WEST 49 INC. ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Stock Exchange Gallery, Exchange Tower, 130 King
               Street West
    CONTACT:   Rhonda Allen, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary,
               West 49 Inc., (905) 336-5454 ext. 224; Trevor Heisler,
               Investor Relations, The Equicom Group Inc., (416) 815-0700
               ext. 270
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/05/c8596.html

    TIME:      13:30 - 15:30
    EVENT:     PHOTO OP - ROOTS OF EMPATHY BABY CELEBRATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  St. Lawrence Hall - Great Hall
               157 King St. East (at Jarvis St.)
    CONTACT:   Sheri Fogarty, (416) 602-2777
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2205.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     KICK OFF OF THE COUNTDOWN TO THE 2008 BIG FESTIVAL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Storefront - 957 Bloor Street West
    CONTACT:   Jason Laszlo, Chair, BIG, (416) 606-4737
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2268.html

    TIME:      15:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     CROSS-ONTARIO HOMECARE HEARINGS: THREE EMINENT PANELISTS TO
               GATHER STAKEHOLDERS' INPUT
    CITY:      PETERBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn, 150 George Street
    CONTACT:   Natalie Mehra at (416) 441-2502 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/06/c9349.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/09/c9810.html

    TIME:      16:30
    EVENT:     B.C. ASSEMBLY OF FIRST NATIONS REGIONAL CHIEF SHAWN ATLEO,
               AND SURVIVORS OF THE INDIAN RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL SYSTEM, ARE
               AVAILABLE FOR COMMENT FOLLOWING PRIME MINISTER STEPHEN
               HARPER'S STATEMENT OF APOLOGY TO FORMER STUDENTS OF INDIAN
               RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Charles Lynch Room, 130-S Centre Block, House of Commons
    CONTACT:   David Rodier; Melissa Wood, NATIONAL Public Relations,
               (613) 233-1699; Rhonda Sims, B.C. Assembly of First Nations,
               Cell: (604) 230-6141
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2186.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     THE METIS NATION OF ONTARIO HOLDS A REGIONAL METIS COMMUNITY
               MEETING
    CITY:      SAULT STE. MARIE
    LOCATION:  Great Northern Resort and Conference Centre (Best Western
               Hotel), Ballroom Centre Meeting Room, 229 Great Northern Road
    CONTACT:   Katelin Peltier, MNO Communications Branch, (613) 798-1488
               ext. 108, C: (613) 859-7130, TF: (800) 263-4889
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7678.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     NHL SUPERSTAR ALEXANDER OVECHKIN AND CCM LAUNCH NEW DESIGNER
               STREETWEAR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Spice Route, 499 King Street West
    CONTACT:   Meghan Neufeld, High Road Communications, (416) 644-2278;
               Lisa Libin, High Road Communications, (416) 644-2237
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/29/c5651.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     BUZZ HARGROVE TRIBUTE DINNER TO RAISE FUNDS FOR HOMELESS
               YOUTH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  South Building of the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 222
               Bremner Blvd.
    CONTACT:   CAW Communications, Shannon Devine, (cell) (416) 302-1699;
               or Angelo DiCaro, (cell) (416) 606-6311
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2237.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     PROFESSOR PETER DILLON SPEAKS ABOUT ACID RAIN
    CITY:      PRINCE ALBERT
    LOCATION:  John M. Cuelenaere Public Library, 125 - 12 Street East
    CONTACT:   Peter Prebble, Saskatchewan Environmental Society,
               (306) 665-0085; Jennifer Foulds, Environmental Defence,
               (416) 323-9521 ext 232
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/09/c9520.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      June 8 - June 11
    EVENT:     THE BANFF WORLD TELEVISION FESTIVAL
    CITY:      BANFF
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Banff Springs Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   Nuria Bronfman, (416) 434-7431
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/01/c3501.html

    DATE:      June 10 - June 12
    EVENT:     GLOBAL PETROLEUM SHOW (GPS) 2008
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Stampede Park
    CONTACT:   Shauna MacDonald, Brookline Public Relations for GPS 2008,
               W: (403) 538-5645; Hilary Pettersen, Brookline Public
               Relations for GPS 2008, W: (403) 538-5641, ext. 107
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2008/28/c9845.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/09/c9640.html

    DATE:      June 11 - June 12
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA - WESTERN WORKPLACE HEALTH 2008:
               MENTAL HEALTH PRODUCTIVITY AND PERFORMANCE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  The Coast Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre, 1316 33 Street NE
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/09/c9855.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      June 10 - June 11
    EVENT:     NATIONAL ABORIGINAL HUMAN RE

SOURCE SYMPOSIUM; BUILDING A SKILLED AND UNTAPPED APPRENTICESHIP RE

SOURCE CITY: VICTORIA LOCATION: Victoria Conference Centre, 720 Douglas Street, Carson Hall (Salon B/C, Level Two) CONTACT: Peggy Berndt, Director, Communications and Marketing, Aboriginal Human Resource Council, c: (780) 720-1118 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/09/c9650.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B> TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: THE CANADIAN PARTNERSHIP AGAINST CANCER LAUNCHES LANDMARK 30-YEAR CANCER PREVENTION STUDY CO-ORDS: Anik F2 C, Transponder 3B, Audio subcarrier 6.2 and 6.8, Downlink frequency 3820 vertical CONTACT: CNW BROADCAST, TORONTO, (416) 863-9350 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2300.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B> TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: MEDIAGRIF - ONLINE EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2302080 PHONE NO.: (514) 861-1531 or 1-866-223-7781 CONTACT: Kathy Roberge, (450) 677-8797 ext.: 3014 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2008/29/c5753.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: FIRST URANIUM CORPORATION CONDUCTS A CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS FISCAL YEAR 2008 RESULTS INTERNET: http://services.choruscall.com/links/firsturanium080611.html PHONE NO.: 1-800-319-4610 or 0800 200 648, (604) 638-5340 or +27 11 535 3600 CONTACT: Bob Tait, VP Investor Relations, at (416) 342-5639 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/11/c2615.html TIME: 11:20 Eastern EVENT: THE CHURCHILL CORPORATION PRESENTS AT THE RAYMOND JAMES INFRASTRUCTURE & CONSTRUCTION CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.churchillcorporation.com/ or http://www.wsw.com/webcast/rj38/cuq.to/ CONTACT: Andrew Apedoe, Vice President Investor Relations & Secretary, The Churchill Corporation, (780) 454-3667 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/08/c9645.html TIME: 14:00 - 15:00 Eastern EVENT: ABSOLUTE PRESENTS LAPTOP MANAGEMENT AND DATA BREACH PREVENTION WEBINAR INTERNET: http://www.healthdatamanagement.com/web_seminars/26161-1.html CONTACT: Public Relations: Leslie Campisi, Affect Strategies, (212) 398-9680 x 144; Investor Relations: Dave Mason, CFA, The Equicom Group, (416) 815-0700 x 237 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/03/c7540.html TIME: 14:30 Eastern EVENT: SEMBIOSYS PRESENTS AT THE NEEDHAM & COMPANY BIOTECHNOLOGY AND MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE INTERNET: www.sembiosys.com CONTACT: SemBioSys Genetics Inc., Andrew Baum, President and Chief Executive Officer, Phone: (403) 717-8767; The Trout Group, Ian Clements, Senior Vice President, Phone: (415) 392-3385 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/04/c8436.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>USA</B> TIME: 15:00 Eastern EVENT: ONCOGENEX TECHNOLOGIES INC. PRESENTS AT THE NEEDHAM & COMPANY 7TH ANNUAL BIOTECHNOLOGY & MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE CITY: NEW YORK LOCATION: New York Palace Hotel CONTACT: OncoGenex Media and Investor Contact: Jason I. Spark, Porter Novelli Life Sciences, (619) 849-6005 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/09/c9521.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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