CNW Daybook for Wednesday, March 24, 2010

TORONTO, March 24 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    QUEBEC

    DATE:      March 19 - March 28
    EVENT:     CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY - CREATIVE ARTS THERAPIES WEEK
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for details
    NOTES:     For full details on Creative Arts Therapies week activities,
               including a list of province-wide events, visit:
               http://finearts.concordia.ca/creative-arts-therapies-week
    CONTACT:   Guylaine Vaillancourt, (514) 848-2424 ext. 5670
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/18/c3101.html

    DATE:      March 19 - March 28
    EVENT:     LAURENTIAN BANK CO-PRESENTING THE NATIONAL HOME SHOW
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Bonaventure
    CONTACT:   Mary-Claude Tardif, Public Relations Advisor, (514) 284-4500,
               extension 4695
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/19/c2895.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     PRESENTATION OF TELEFILM CANADA'S 2009 GUICHET D'OR AWARD
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  Headquarters of the Service de police de la Ville de Montréal,
               1441 Saint-Urbain
    CONTACT:   Eva Hartling, Senior Advisor, External Communications,
               Telefilm Canada, (514) 283-0838, ext. 2090, (514) 458-1072
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/19/c3382.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/23/c4379.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:00
    EVENT:     CIBC ANNOUNCES MAJOR DONATION TO CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  John Molson School of Business Building, MB-6.101, 1450 Guy
               St., 6th floor, Sir George Williams Campus
    CONTACT:   Lucy Niro, Director, Communications, Advancement and Alumni
               Relations, Concordia University, (514) 848-2424, ext. 4977,
               Mobile: (514) 467-4955
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c3414.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     INNERGEX RENEWABLE ENERGY INC. - SPECIAL MEETING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Marriott Château Champlain, Viger Room, Level A, 1050 De La
               Gauchetière Street West
    CONTACT:   Investors and media: Mr. Jean Trudel, MBA, Vice President -
               Finance and Investor Relations, Innergex Renewable Energy
               Inc., (450) 928-2550, ext. 252; Ms. Edith Ducharme, LL.L.,
               Director - Financial Communications and Investor Relations,
               Innergex Renewable Energy Inc., (450) 928-2550, ext. 222
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/February2010/11/c9159.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     INNERGEX POWER INCOME FUND - SPECIAL MEETING
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Marriott Château Champlain, Viger Room, Level A, 1050 De La
               Gauchetière Street West
    CONTACT:   Investors and media: Mr. Jean Trudel, MBA, Vice President -
               Finance and Investor Relations, Innergex Renewable Energy
               Inc., (450) 928-2550, ext. 252; Ms. Edith Ducharme, LL.L.,
               Director - Financial Communications and Investor Relations,
               Innergex Renewable Energy Inc., (450) 928-2550, ext. 222
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/11/c9159.html

    TIME:      18:30 - 20:30
    EVENT:     PUBLIC FORUM ON CANCER
    CITY:      MONTREAL

    LOCATION:  McGill University, McIntyre Medical Sciences Building, 6th
               Floor, Martin Theatre 1200 Pine Avenue West
    CONTACT:   Annette Novak (514) 398-4970
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/17/c9329.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      March 18 - March 28
    EVENT:     ARTISTS SURVEY: THE GREENBELT EXHIBITION
    CITY:      ST. CATHARINES
    LOCATION:  Gallery onefortyfive, 145 King St.
    CONTACT:   Jeanne Ridao, (647) 992-5496 (cell); Phil Anderson, (416)
               525-7688
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/18/c2841.html

    DATE:      March 22 - March 26
    EVENT:     20TH ANNUAL ROTMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE CONFERENCE - THE FRONTAL
               LOBES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    NOTES:     Media wishing to attend the conference can register on-site
               at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front St. W.
    CONTACT:   or to set up interviews with scientific speakers, please
               contact: Kelly Connelly, Senior Media Officer, Rotman Research
               Institute at Baycrest, On-site pager at conference: (416)
               612-5494
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c3389.html

    DATE:      March 24 - March 25
    EVENT:     HEALTHCARE ENTERPRISE RISK MANAGEMENT: BRINGING ERM TO LIFE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Sutton Place Hotel, 955 Bay St.
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               Tel.: (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/23/c4156.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     BREAKFAST MEETING ON REFUGEE PROTECTION AND THE CHALLENGES
               OF SOLUTIONS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  O'Connor Room, National Press Club, Sheraton Ottawa Hotel,
               150 Albert Street
    CONTACT:   Gisèle Nyembwe, UNHCR Canada, (613) 232-0909 ext. 225; Lisa
               Grenier, National Press Club, (613) 567-9900
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/18/c3184.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     MARCH BUSINESS OWNERS SEMINAR SERIES (BOSS)
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  20 Bay St, 11th Floor
    CONTACT:   Brenda Andrew, Marketing/PR Consultant, New World Financial,
               Phone: (416) 803-5500
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/17/c2358.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     AIR CANADA PRESENTATION TO INVESTORS AT THE NATIONAL BANK
               FINANCIAL INC. FIFTH ANNUAL TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Board of Trade
    CONTACT:   N/A
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/17/c2643.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     THE ONTARIO HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION, BUSINESS AND COMMUNITY
               LEADERS LAUNCH GUIDE ON COLLECTING HUMAN RIGHTS-BASED DATA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  KPMG, 333 Bay Street, Suite 4600
    CONTACT:   Rosemary Bennett, Senior Communications Officer, (416)314-4549
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c3570.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     SUGARBUSH MAPLE SYRUP FESTIVAL
    CITY:      VAUGHAN
    LOCATION:  Kortright Centre for Conservation, 9550 Pine Valley Dr
    CONTACT:   Rowena Calpito, Supervisor, Media Management, Toronto and
               Region Conservation, T: (416) 661-6600 ext 5632, C: (416)
               358-3446
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5632.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     SUGARBUSH MAPLE SYRUP FESTIVAL
    CITY:      STOUFFVILLE
    LOCATION:  Bruce's Mill Conservation Area, 3291 Stouffville Rd
    CONTACT:   Rowena Calpito, Supervisor, Media Management, Toronto and
               Region Conservation, T: (416) 661-6600 ext 5632, C: (416)
               358-3446
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5632.html

    TIME:      09:45
    EVENT:     CANCER ADVOCACY COALITION OF CANADA 2009-2010 REPORT CARD ON
               CANCER IN CANADA™ PRESENTATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Royal York Hotel, 100 Front Street West, British Columbia
               Room, Main Mezzanine Level
    CONTACT:   Alia Hassan, Stephanie Yack, (416) 924-5700 ext. 4055, 4043
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/18/c3049.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     PREVIEW OF HOMES - DANIELS' 7TH FIRSTHOME™ COMMUNITY
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  DANIELS FIRSTHOME™ DESTINATION DRIVE - northwest corner
               of Destination Drive & Winston Churchill Blvd., Erin Mills
    CONTACT:   David Eisenstadt, Beth Merrick, Rhoda Eisenstadt, The
               Communications Group Inc, (416) 696-9900 ext. 36, 40, 33
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c3889.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     CDA INSTITUTE/CDFAI REPORT ON NATO REFORM PRESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  National Press Theatre, 150 Wellington Street
    CONTACT:   CDA Institute at (613) 236-9903
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/23/c3901.html

    TIME:      11:15
    EVENT:     CANADIAN PACIFIC ADDRESSES NATIONAL BANK FINANCIAL 5TH ANNUAL
               TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Board of Trade, 1 First Canadian Place
    CONTACT:   Mike LoVecchio, Senior Manager - Media Relations, Canadian
               Pacific, Tel.: (416) 814-0948 - 24/7 Media Pager, Cell:
               (778) 772-9636
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/15/c9633.html

    TIME:      13:05
    EVENT:     SPEECH BY MARK CARNEY, GOVERNOR OF THE BANK OF CANADA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Château Laurier, 1 Rideau Street
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison at (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/March2010/19/c3450.html

    TIME:      17:30 - 19:30
    EVENT:     NOMINEES OF THE 30TH ANNUAL GENIE AWARDS HONOURED AT EVENTS
               ACROSS CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Bar Italia, 582 College Street
    CONTACT:   Judy Lung, Communications Manager, Academy of Canadian Cinema
               & Television, Ph: (416) 366-2227 ext. 238; Judith Dubeau,
               Ixion Communications, Ph: (514) 495-8176
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/16/c2342.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     CNBPA HOSTS FIRESIDE CHAT ON ELECTRONIC BRANDING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  KPMG, 333 Bay Street, suite 4600
    CONTACT:   Register online at www.cnbpa.ca, News & Events
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c3836.html

    TIME:      19:00 - 21:00
    EVENT:     CENTENNIAL COLLEGE HOLDS THE DOODLE MASTERPIECE FUNDRAISER
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Centennial College's Centre for Creative Communications, 951
               Carlaw Ave. at Mortimer, one block west of Pape Ave
    CONTACT:   Paul Koidis, Manager, Communications, Marketing and
               Development, (416) 289-5000 ext. 8609
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/12/c9299.html
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    SASKATCHEWAN

    TIME:      14:30
    EVENT:     COURTNEY HIROTA AVAILABLE FOR COMMENT ON HOW THE 2010 - 2011
               SASKATCHEWAN BUDGET WILL AFFECT SASKATCHEWAN FOODSERVICE
               OPERATORS
    CITY:      REGINA
    LOCATION:  Saskatchewan Legislature Rotunda
    CONTACT:   Courtney Hirota, (204) 688-8557 (cell) or  Prasanthi
               Vasanthakumar, Communications Specialist, (800) 387-5649
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/23/c4265.html
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    BRITISH COLUMBIA

    DATE:      March 24
    EVENT:     COMMISSION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL COOPERATION - INTERACTIVE
               CONFERENCE: NORTH AMERICA'S ENERGY MARKET: ALIGNING POLICIES
               AND MANAGING CARBON
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Pacific Rim, 1038 Canada Place
    CONTACT:   For details and interview requests contact: Eduardo Viadas,
               (514) 350-4331
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/23/c4179.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     SAMSUNG 3DTV MEDIA DAY
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Cambie Best Buy, 2220 Cambie Street
    CONTACT:   Danielle Jang, Communications Manager, Best Buy Canada,
               Office: (604) 412-1880, Cell: (604) 562-5631
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c3799.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/16/c2143.html
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    SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL

    TIME:      11:00 - 11:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     VIDEO B-ROLL AVAILABLE VIA CNW - INTRODUCING BAYER'S
               CONTOUR® USB - THE FIRST BLOOD GLUCOSE METER WITH BUILT-IN
               DIABETES MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE
    CO-ORDS:   CO-ORDINATES: Anik F2 C, Transponder 3B, Downlink Frequency:
               3820 vertical, Audio subcarriers 6.2 and 6.8
    CONTACT:   CNW BROADCAST, TORONTO, (416) 863-2115
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/23/c4392.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     AIR CANADA PRESENTATION TO INVESTORS AT THE NATIONAL BANK
               FINANCIAL INC., FIFTH ANNUAL TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.nbfinancial.com/webcast/transportation_en.htm
    CONTACT:   N/A
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/17/c2643.html

    TIME:      08:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     COMMISSION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL COOPERATION - INTERACTIVE
               CONFERENCE: NORTH AMERICA'S ENERGY MARKET: ALIGNING POLICIES
               AND MANAGING CARBON
    INTERNET:  http://www.cec.org/energy2010
    CONTACT:   For details and interview requests contact: Eduardo Viadas,
               (514) 350-4331
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/23/c4179.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ÆTERNA ZENTARIS FOURTH QUARTER FULL YEAR 2009 FINANCIAL AND
               OPERATING RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.aezsinc.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-231-8191 or (647) 427-7450 or (514) 807-9895
    CONTACT:   Paul Burroughs, Director of Communications, (418) 652-8525
               ext. 406
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/17/c2299.html

    TIME:      10:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     SXC HEALTH SOLUTIONS PRESENTS AT THE BARCLAYS CAPITAL 2010
               GLOBAL HEALTHCARE CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:
    http://cc.talkpoint.com/barc002/032310a_rb/?entity=97_MNBN5YC
    CONTACT:   Jeff Park, Chief Financial Officer, SXC Health Solutions
               Corp., Tel: (630) 577-3206
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/17/c2752.html

    TIME:      10:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     WESTJET PRESENTS AT THE 5TH ANNUAL NATIONAL BANK FINANCIAL
               TRANSPORTATION AND LOGISTICS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.nbfinancial.com/webcast/transportation_en.htm
    CONTACT:   WestJet Media Relations, 1-888-WJ 4 NEWS (1-888-954-6397)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c3429.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 11:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     RELEASE AND BRIEFING, VIA CONFERENCE CALL, OF FCM'S REPORT
               ON THE SOCIAL SAFETY NET AND THE ROLE OF MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENTS
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-219-7782 and provide access code 682038
    CONTACT:   Eric Collard, (613) 907-6211
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c3926.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     AGF CONFERENCE FIRST QUARTER 2010 RESULTS CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.agf.com or http://events.startcast.com/events/233/B0043/
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-300-4047
    CONTACT:   Lucy Becker, Vice-President, Public Relations and Public
               Affairs, (416) 865-4284
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/15/c9810.html

    TIME:      11:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     CN EXECUTIVE VICE-PRESIDENT AND CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
               ADDRESSES THE NATIONAL BANK FINANCIAL ANNUAL TRANSPORTATION &
               LOGISTICS CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.cn.ca/investors
    CONTACT:   Jim Feeny, Director, Public & Government Affairs, (780)
               643-7730
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/17/c2563.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     XBRL CANADA WEBINAR - IFRS AND XBRL - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
               NOW
    INTERNET:  www.xbrl.ca
    CONTACT:   XBRL Canada, Gerald Trites, Project Director, (416) 602-3931
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/09/c8193.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     FORTUNA SILVER MINES INC. FOURTH QUARTER 2009 RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.investorcalendar.com/IC/CEPage.asp?ID=156726
    PHONE NO.: 1-877-407-8035; (201) 689-8035
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations: Lima office: Carlos Baca, Tel:
               51-1-616-6060, Vancouver office: Erin Ostrom, Tel: (604)
               484-4085
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/19/c3249.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c3938.html

    TIME:      13:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CARDIOME PRESENTS AT BARCLAYS CAPITAL 2010 GLOBAL HEALTHCARE
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.cardiome.com
    CONTACT:   Cardiome Investor Relations, (604) 676-6993 or Toll Free:
               1-800-330-9928
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/19/c3434.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NEW FLYER 2009 YEAR-END FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2998820
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-231-8191 or (647) 427-7450
    CONTACT:   Glenn Asham, Chief Financial Officer, Tel: (204) 224-1251
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/16/c2360.html
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    USA

    DATE:      March 23 - March 25
    EVENT:     EXFO PRESENTS AT THIS YEAR'S INTERNATIONAL CTIA WIRELESS
    CITY:      LAS VEGAS
    LOCATION:  International CTIA Wireless in Las Vegas, NV, at booth 6664
               (Mobile Backhaul Pavilion) and at booth 1935 (Testing
               Solutions Pavilion)
    CONTACT:   Maryse Brodeur, Media Planner, (418) 683-0913, Ext. 3429;
               Vance Oliver, Manager, Investor Relations, (418) 683-0913,
               Ext. 3733
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/22/c3504.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:30 Pacific
    EVENT:     DIVERSINET AVAILABLE FOR BRIEFINGS AND PRODUCT DEMONSTRATIONS
    CITY:      LAS VEGAS
    LOCATION:  Booth # 7028 in the Wireless Health Pavilion at CTIA, Las
               Vegas Convention Center
    CONTACT:   Laura Abbott, (203) 869-8217; Ron Both or Geoffrey Plank,
               (949) 292-2624
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/23/c4059.html

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