CNW Daybook for Wednesday, March 12, 2008



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

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      March 11
    EVENT:     THE IRCM (INSTITUT DE RECHERCHES CLINIQUES DE MONTREAL)
               ORGANIZES ITS SECOND MEETING ON SYSTEMS BIOLOGY AND THE
               MOLECULAR NETWORKS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Auditorium Jacques Genes, IRCM, 110, avenue des Pins Ouest
    CONTACT:   Johanne Langevin, Special Projects - Specialist, IRCM, (514)
               987-5529; Lucette Thériault, Communications Director, IRCM,
               (514) 987-5535
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/10/c2453.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     NATIONAL CADET BIATHLON CHAMPIONSHIPS 2008
    CITY:      VALCARTIER
    LOCATION:  Myriam Bédard Biathlon Centre at Canadian Forces Base
               Valcartier
    CONTACT:   Captain Normand Gonthier, (418) 670-6746
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/07/c2001.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     TRANSAT A.T. INC. - ANNUAL AND SPECIAL MEETING OF
               SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  The Queen Elizabeth, Marquette-Jolliet Room,
               900 René-Lévesque West
    NOTES:     Media briefing to follow at 11:15
    CONTACT:   Jean-Michel Laberge, (514) 987-1660, ext. 4662
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c8956.html

    TIME:      10:45
    EVENT:     SPECIAL INVITATION TO SPORTS REPORTERS - 2008 CN-CCAA MEN'S
               NATIONAL BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP
    CITY:      SAINT-LAMBERT
    LOCATION:  Champlain College, 900 Riverside Street, Saint-Lambert
    CONTACT:   Chantale Baar, Le Réseau GARP, (514) 992-6463
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/10/c2415.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      March 10 - March 14
    EVENT:     MARCH BREAK AT DEVONSHIRE MALL - EXCITING ACTIVITIES FOR THE
               FAMILY
    CITY:      WINDSOR
    LOCATION:  Devonshire Mall, 3100 Howard Ave.
    NOTES:     See URL for daily activity details
    CONTACT:   Anna Ng, The Idea Workshop Limited, (416) 504-3977 ext. 29
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/10/c9642.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     'TAP INTO SPRING' AT THE ANNUAL SUGARBUSH MAPLE SYRUP
               FESTIVAL
    CITY:      WOODBRIDGE
    LOCATION:  Kortright Centre for Conservation: 9550 Pine Valley Drive,
               south of Major Mackenzie Drive, west of Highway 400
    CONTACT:   Brown & Cohen Communications & Public Affairs Inc.,
               (416) 484-1132; Rowena Calpito, ext. 4; Wendy Kauffman, ext 3
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9742.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     'TAP INTO SPRING' AT THE ANNUAL SUGARBUSH MAPLE SYRUP
               FESTIVAL
    CITY:      STOUFFVILLE
    LOCATION:  Bruce's Mill Conservation Park: south side of Stouffville
               Road, east of Warden Avenue
    CONTACT:   Brown & Cohen Communications & Public Affairs Inc., (416)
               484-1132; Rowena Calpito ext. 4; Wendy Kauffman ext 3
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/13/c9742.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     PARLIAMENTARY APPEARANCE BY THE SENIOR DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF
               THE BANK OF CANADA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Victoria Building, Room 9, 140 Wellington Street
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/March2008/07/c9992.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      March 10 - March 20
    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     PUBLIC HEARINGS FOR PROPOSED ENCANA SHALLOW GAS INFILL
               DEVELOPMENT PROJECT
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Energy Resources Conservation Board, Govier Hall, 640 - 5th
               Avenue SW
    CONTACT:   Lucille Jamault, Senior Communications Advisor, Canadian
               Environmental Assessment Agency, (613) 957-0434
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/January2008/17/c9942.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      March 10 - March 12
    EVENT:     CUPE BC "INVESTING IN OUR COMMUNITIES" PUBLIC PRESENTATION
               AND DISCUSSION
    CITY:      VARIOUS LOCATIONS; SEE URL FOR DETAILS.
    LOCATION:  Various locations; see URL for details.
    CONTACT:   Dan Gawthrop, CUPE Communications, (604) 999-6132
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/07/c2114.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 11:30
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 SCHOOL DAY CELEBRATING THE TWO-YEAR COUNTDOWN
               TO THE PARALYMPIC WINTER GAMES
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Trout Lake Community Centre, 3350 Victoria Drive
    CONTACT:   Katie Green, VANOC media relations, (778) 328-6473; Mary
               Fraser, VANOC media relations, (778) 328-3667
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/10/c2511.html

    TIME:      12:30 - 13:00
    EVENT:     SIEMENS CANADA HOSTS MEDIA BRIEFING TO INTRODUCE THEIR WIND
               POWER STRATEGY TO CANADA LIVE AT GLOBE 2008
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  GLOBE 2008 Conference & Trade Fair, Vancouver Convention &
               Exhibition Centre Meeting Room 18, Convention Level
    NOTES:     All media must have pre-accreditation - available at
               www.globe2008.ca
    CONTACT:   DL Leslie, Manager, Corporate Communications, Tel: (905)
               819-5926, Cell: (416) 727-5926
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/06/c9796.html

    TIME:      15:30 - 18:30
    EVENT:     TWO YEARS TO GO PARALYMPIC WINTER GAMES CELEBRATION
    CITY:      WHISTLER
    LOCATION:  Whistler Public Library
    CONTACT:   Katie Green, VANOC media relations, (778) 328-6473; Mary
               Fraser, VANOC media relations, (778) 328-3667
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/10/c2511.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     SAVANNA ENERGY'S Q4 AND YEAR-END 2007 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-892-3255
    CONTACT:   Ken Mullen, President and CEO, Tel: (403) 267-6726; Darcy
               Draudson, Chief Financial Officer, Tel: (403) 267-6727
    URL:http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/12/c9493.html

    TIME:      08:40 Eastern
    EVENT:     ENCANA CORPORATION PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE
               GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK,
               NEW YORK
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14513
    CONTACT:   EnCana Corporate Communications, Investor contact: Ryder
               McRitchie, Manager, Investor Relations, (403) 645-2007;
               Media contact: Carol Howes, Advisor, Media Relations, (403)
               645-4799
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c8256.html

    TIME:      09:05 Eastern
    EVENT:     OILEXCO INCORPORATED PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE
               GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK,
               NEW YORK
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14693
    CONTACT:   Oilexco Incorporated, Arthur Millholland, President & CEO,
               Ph: (403) 262-5441
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c7479.html

    TIME:      09:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     CELTIC EXPLORATION LTD. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE
               GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK,
               NEW YORK
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14519
    CONTACT:   Celtic Exploration Ltd., David J. Wilson, President & CEO, or
               Sadiq H. Lalani, VP Finance & CFO, Ph: (403) 201-9153
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c7471.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BRADMER PHARMACEUTICALS YEAR END FISCAL RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3420 or (800) 594-3790
    CONTACT:   Bradmer Pharmaceuticals Inc., Mr. Brian Brohman,
               Chief Business Officer, Phone: (416) 361-6058 (Ext. 804);
               Investor Relations, Ross Marshall, The Equicom Group Inc.,
               Phone: (416) 815-0700 (Ext. 238)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c9087.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     LAB RESEARCH INC. FOURTH QUARTER 2007 FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.labresearch.com or www.cnw.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3419
    CONTACT:   Luc Mainville, Chief Executive Officer, LAB Research Inc.,
               (450) 973-2240, Ext.: 1206;  Media and Investor: Dominic
               Sicotte, Echoes Financial Network Inc., 866-633-9551, (514)
               842-9551
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/06/c9478.html

    TIME:      10:07 Eastern
    EVENT:     DUVERNAY OIL CORP. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE
               GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK,
               NEW YORK - LIVE WEBCAST PRESENTATION
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14525
    CONTACT:   Duvernay Oil Corp., Scott Kirker Manager, Corporate Affairs,
               Ph: (403) 571-3600
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c8437.html

    TIME:      10:29 Eastern
    EVENT:     STORM EXPLORATION INC. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE
               GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK,
               NEW YORK - LIVE WEBCAST PRESENTATION
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14531
    CONTACT:   Storm Exploration Inc., Donald G. McLean, Vice President,
               Finance & CFO, Ph: (403) 264-3520
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c8440.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     SWISS WATER DECAFFEINATED COFFEE INCOME FUND 2007 FOURTH
               QUARTER AND YEAR-END FINANCIAL RESULTS WEBCAST AND CONFERENCE
               CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.vcall.com/IC/CEPage.asp?ID=126222
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-9303 or (416) 644-3417
    CONTACT:   Stan Thompson, CFO, Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Company
               Inc., Phone: (604) 444-8780
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/07/c2235.html

    TIME:      11:01 Eastern
    EVENT:     TRISTAR OIL & GAS LTD. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE
               GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK,
               NEW YORK - LIVE WEBCAST PRESENTATION
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14537
    CONTACT:   TriStar Oil & Gas Ltd., Brett Herman, President & CEO, or
               Jason Zabinsky, Vice President, Finance & CFO,
               Ph: (403) 268-7800
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c8441.html

    TIME:      11:23 Eastern
    EVENT:     CREW ENERGY INC. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE
               EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK, NEW YORK
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14543
    CONTACT:   Crew Energy Inc., Dale O. Shwed, President & CEO,
               Ph: (403) 266-2088
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c8436.html

    TIME:      11:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     BREAKER ENERGY LTD. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE
               GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK,
               NEW YORK
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14549
    CONTACT:   Breaker Energy Ltd., P. Daniel O'Neil, President & CEO, Ph:
               (403) 215-5264
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c8450.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PARAMOUNT ENERGY TRUST - FOURTH QUARTER/YEAR END RESULTS
               WEBCAST AND CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=105640&s=1&k=79536D3788EE6FCA54907505D1B5C7FE
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3421 or (800) 594-3615
    CONTACT:   Paramount Energy Trust, Susan L. Riddell Rose, President and
               Chief Executive Officer, (403) 269-4400; or Cameron R.
               Sebastian, Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial
               Officer, (403) 269-4400; or Sue M. Showers, Investor
               Relations and Communications Advisor, (403) 269-4400
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/10/c9889.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     IRC YEAR END RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or (800) 731-5319
    CONTACT:   Jack Perkins, Investor Relations, (303) 991-9500; Douglas B.
               Silver, Chairman and CEO, (303) 799-9020; Renmark Financial
               Communications Inc.: Barbara Komorowski or Melanie Lecavalier,
               (514) 939-3989
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/10/c2604.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NORTHERN PROPERTY REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST FOURTH QUARTER
               EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416, or 1-800-732-0232
    CONTACT:   Mr. B. James Britton, President and Chief Executive Officer,
               or Mr. Todd Cook, Chief Financial Officer, (403) 531-0720
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2008/14/c8865.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL ROYALTY CORPORATION - 2007 YEAR END FINANCIAL
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or toll free (800) 731-5319
    CONTACT:   Jack Perkins, Investor Relations, (303) 991-9500; Douglas B.
               Silver, Chairman and CEO, (303) 799-9020; Renmark Financial
               Communications Inc.: Barbara Komorowski or Melanie Lecavalier,
               (514) 939-3989
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2008/22/c5190.html

    TIME:      13:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ADDAX PETROLEUM CORPORATION PRESENTS AT THE
               FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY
               CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK, NEW YORK
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14555
    CONTACT:   Mr. Patrick Spollen, Investor Relations, Tel.: +41 (0) 22
               702 95 47; Mr. Nick Cowling, Press Relations, Tel.: (416)
               934-8011; Mr. Craig Kelly, Investor Relations, Tel.: +41 (0)
               22 702 95 68; Mr. James Henderson, Press Relations, Tel.:
               +44 (0) 20 7743 6673; Ms. Marie-Gabrielle Cajoly, Press
               Relations, Tel.: +41(0) 22 702 94 44; Mr. Alisdair
               Haythornthwaite, Press Relations, Tel.: +44 (0) 20 7743 6676
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c9019.html

    TIME:      13:52 Eastern
    EVENT:     ITERATION ENERGY LTD. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE
               GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK,
               NEW YORK
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14561
    CONTACT:   Iteration Energy Ltd., Brian L. Illing, President & CEO,
               Ph: (403) 261-6883
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c7480.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TRANSAT A.T. INC. 2008 FIRST QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-877-461-2815 or (514) 861-1531
    CONTACT:   Jean-Michel Laberge, (514) 987-1660, ext. 4662
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c8956.html

    TIME:      14:14 Eastern
    EVENT:     NUVISTA ENERGY LTD. PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE
               GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK,
               NEW YORK
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14567
    CONTACT:   NuVista Energy Ltd., Alex G. Verge, President & CEO,
               Ph: (403) 538-8500
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c8447.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     COUCHE-TARD 2008 THIRD QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-6941
    CONTACT:   Richard Fortin, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial
               Officer, (450) 662-3272
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c9062.html

    TIME:      14:51 Eastern
    EVENT:     MULLEN GROUP INCOME FUND PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE
               GENERALE EAST COAST CANADIAN ENERGY CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK,
               NEW YORK
    INTERNET:  http://remotecontrol.jetstreammedia.com/14573
    CONTACT:   Mullen Group Income Fund, Murray K. Mullen, Chairman & CEO,
               Ph: 1-800-661-1469
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2008/05/c8445.html

    TIME:      16:00 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/March2008/07/c9992.html

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