CNW Daybook for Wednesday, March 3, 2010

TORONTO, March 3 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:00
    EVENT:     MECHTRONIX WORLD CORP.ANNOUNCES DONATION TO CONCORDIA
               UNIVERSITY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Henry F. Hall Bldg., H-020-00,1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd. W.,
               basement level
    CONTACT:   Howard Bokser, Managing Editor, Communications, Advancement
               and Alumni Relations, Concordia University, (514) 848-2424,
               ext. 3826; Adeline Gautier, Marketing Director,
               Mechtronix Systems Inc. (A division of MWC), (514) 342-0800
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5737.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      March 3
    EVENT:     THE SISTAHS CONCERT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Koerner Hall, Royal Conservatory of Music
    CONTACT:   Mohammed Nakhooda, Corporate Communications, TD Bank Financial
               Group, (416) 983-8622
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/25/c3557.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 PARALYMPIC TORCH RELAY FLAME CREATION CEREMONY
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Victoria Island
    CONTACT:   Chris Shauf, Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (778)
               835-7894
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c5934.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     JERGENS SKIN HYDRATION STATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Brookfield Place  - 181 Bay Street, Bay & Wellington Tower,
               Concourse Level
    CONTACT:   Cathy Mitchell, APEX Public Relations, T: (416) 924-4442
               ext. 236
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/16/c2084.html

    TIME:      08:15
    EVENT:     IABC/TORONTO PRESENTS THE 2009 COMMUNICATOR OF THE YEAR (COTY)
               AWARD TO ROB DEVITT, PRESIDENT AND CEO OF TORONTO EAST GENERAL
               HOSPITAL (TEGH)
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Marriott Downtown Toronto Eaton Centre, 525 Bay Street
    CONTACT:   Christine Andrew, VP Marketing Communications, IABC/Toronto,
               (647) 654-6802; Trell Huether, VP Awards, IABC/Toronto, (416)
               962-3366 x 233
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5609.html

    TIME:      08:45 - 16:00
    EVENT:     TOP CANADIAN ATHLETES TAKE PART IN THE TRUE SPORT ROAD TRIP
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Grenoble Public School, 9 Grenoble Drive
    CONTACT:   Christine Mulkins, Publicist, (416) 652-2544, Cell: (647)
               242-3686, Robin Turnbull, Program Director, CSA, (416)
               604-0310, Cell: (416) 805-4221
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/26/c5225.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 PARALYMPIC TORCH RELAY LIGHTING CELEBRATION
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Chris Shauf, Vancouver 2010 Torch Relay Team, Tel: (778)
               835-7894
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c5934.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA CONFERENCE TO ANNOUNCE THE 2010 JUNO AWARDS NOMINEES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Royal York Hotel, 100 Front St. W., Imperial Room
    CONTACT:   Holmes Creative Communications, Chris McDowall, (416) 628-5648
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c5963.html

    TIME:      10:20
    EVENT:     MEDIA AVAILABILITY WITH NATIONAL CHIEF SHAWN ATLEO
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Westin Ottawa, Newfoundland Room
    NOTES:     Media are also welcome to attend National Chief Atleo's
               keynote address to AFOA at approximately 9:15 a.m. in the
               Confederation Ballroom.
    CONTACT:   Jenna Young, Communication Officer, Assembly of First Nations,
                   Cell: (613) 314-8157
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c6021.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     WINDSOR MASTECTOMY PATIENT LAURIE JOHNSTON - MEDIA CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Torkin Manes LLP, Richmond Room, 15th Floor, 151 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Margaret McCaffery, Torkin Manes LLP, Office: (416) 863-1188
               x 240, Mobile: (416) 782-7828; Jane Shapiro, Hill & Knowlton
               Canada, Office: (416) 413-4770, Mobile: (416) 457-1429
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c5896.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:45
    EVENT:     MAYORAL CANDIDATE ROCCO ROSSI PRESENTS HIS PLAN TO BALANCE
               THE BOOKS AT CITY HALL
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 123 Queen Street West
    NOTES:     Media availability to follow after the event in the Grand
               East Ballroom.
    CONTACT:   Christina Salvino, Toronto Board of Trade, (416) 862-4513
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/26/c5194.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:30
    EVENT:     5TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION AND FRIENDS OF THE GREENBELT AWARD
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Bronfman Hall, The Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queens Park
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Story, Friends of the Greenbelt Foundation at (647)
               966-6310
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/26/c5167.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c6048.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 PARALYMPIC TORCH RELAY MEDIA BRIEFING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  100 Queen St. West, Toronto, ON M5V 3C6, Meeting Room C
    CONTACT:   Denyse Johnson, Vancouver 2010 Torch Relays Team, Tel: (604)
               404-7935
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5569.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     THE 37TH CANADIAN SPORT AWARDS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Canadian Sport Centre Ontario, 12 Concorde Place
    CONTACT:   Christine Mulkins, Publicist, (416) 652-2544, Cell: (647)
               242-3686; Robin Turnbull, Program Director, CSA, (416)
               604-0310, Cell: (416) 805-4221
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/26/c5076.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/05/c7137.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     CORPORATE EXECUTIVES ARE COMPETING AT FRONTIER COLLEGE'S
               ANNUAL SCRABBLE® CORPORATE CHALLENGE EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Design Exchange, 234 Bay Street
    CONTACT:   Kendra Tedford Devine, Frontier College Foundation, (416)
               923-3591 ext. 335
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5828.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     THE MAHARAJA'S BOLLYWOOD BASH - GALA IN SUPPORT OF THE
               CANADIAN PARAPLEGIC ASSOCIATION ONTARIO
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Verdi Convention Centre, 3550 Derry Road E.
    CONTACT:   Lynn Mineque - Tel: (416) 949-1632
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c6146.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/22/c3698.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     MEET BESTSELLING YOUNG ADULT FICTION AUTHORS BECCA FITZPATRICK
               AND LISA MCMANN AS THEY SIGN COPIES OF THEIR MOST RECENT
               RELEASES HUSH, HUSH AND GONE.
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Yonge & Eglinton, 2300 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/22/c3713.html
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    ALBERTA

    DATE:      March 2 - March 3
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN INSTITUTE'S 10TH ANNUAL ARCTIC GAS SYMPOSIUM
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency, Calgary
    CONTACT:   Jessika Hunt, The Canadian Institute(416) 927-0718 Ext. 324
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/19/c3270.html
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    SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL

    TIME:      11:00 - 11:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     INTERAC® REMINDS CANADIANS TO PRACTICE DEBIT CARD SAFETY
               DURING FRAUD PREVENTION MONTH
    CO-ORDS:   Anik F2C, Transponder 3B, Downlink Frequency: 3820 vertical,
               Audio subcarrier 6.2 and 6.8
    CONTACT:   CNW BROADCAST, TORONTO, (416) 863-2115
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c6279.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      07:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     RBC FIRST QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.rbc.com/investorrelations/ir_events_presentations.html
    PHONE NO.: (416) 695-7806 or 1-888-789-9572
    CONTACT:   Gillian McArdle, Media Relations, (416) 974-5506, toll-free
               1-888-880-2173
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/09/c7768.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 08:55 Eastern
    EVENT:     ÆTERNA ZENTARIS CEO TAKES PART IN PANEL DISCUSSION ON CANCER
               THERAPY AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS HEALTHCARE CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.aezsinc.com
    CONTACT:   Paul Burroughs, Director of Communications, (418) 652-8525
               ext. 406
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/23/c3829.html

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ONCOGENEX PHARMACEUTICALS PRESENTS AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS'
               HEALTHCARE CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://ir.oncogenex.com
    CONTACT:   Jason Spark, Porter Novelli Life Sciences, (619) 849-6005
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5410.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DON COXE, STRATEGY ADVISOR, BMO CAPITAL MARKETS, ADDRESSES
               MEDIA AT THE BMO CAPITAL MARKETS 19TH ANNUAL GLOBAL METALS &
               MINING CONFERENCE
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-8527, 1-877-240-9772, 800-9559-6853
    CONTACT:   Kim Hanson, Toronto, (416) 867-3996; Holly Holt, New York,
               (646) 919-8629; David Suma, Toronto, (416) 359-7489
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c5099.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     RBC HOSTS ANNUAL MEETING OF COMMON SHAREHOLDERS
    INTERNET:  www.rbc.com/investorrelations/ir_events_presentations.html
    CONTACT:   Gillian McArdle, Media Relations, (416) 974-5506, toll-free
               1-888-880-2173
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/09/c7768.html

    TIME:      09:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     SEMAFO INC. - BENOIT LA SALLE SPEAKS AT THE BMO CAPITAL
               MARKETS 2010 GLOBAL METALS AND MINING CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:
    http://audability.com/AudabilityAdmin/Clients/SEMAFO/10840_33201093000AM/
    NOTES:     The presentation will also be posted on www.semafo.com
    CONTACT:   SEMAFO: Benoit La Salle, President & CEO, (514) 744-4408,
               Toll-Free: 1-888-744-4408; Sofia St Laurent, Communications,
               (514) 744-4408, Toll-Free: 1-888-744-4408
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c6182.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     KILLAM PROPERTIES INC. FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END 2009
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.killamproperties.com and www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (647) 427-7450, 1-888-231-8191
    CONTACT:   Dale Noseworthy, Director, Investor and External Relations,
               Killam Properties Inc., (902) 442-0388
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2010/25/c3618.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DAVIS + HENDERSON FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.newswire.ca/webcast/
    PHONE NO.: (647) 427-7450 or 1-888-231-8191
    CONTACT:   Bob Cronin, Chief Executive Officer, Davis + Henderson,
               Limited Partnership, (416) 696-7700, extension 5301; Brian
               Kyle, Chief Financial Officer, Davis + Henderson, Limited
               Partnership, (416) 696-7700, extension 5690
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/10/c8452.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c3557.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BANKERS PETROLEUM LTD. RESERVES UPDATE WEBCAST
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2981220
    CONTACT:   Abby Badwi, President and Chief Executive Officer, (403)
               513-2694; Doug Urch, Executive VP, Finance and Chief Financial
               Officer, (403) 513-2691
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5418.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     AECON YEAR-END 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 359-1281 or 1-800-268-5851
    CONTACT:   Mitch Patten, Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Aecon
               Group Inc., (416) 297-2615
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/23/c4011.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NEWALTA Q4 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.newalta.com
    PHONE NO.: (647) 427-7450 or 1-888-231-8191
    CONTACT:   Anne M. MacMicken, Executive Director, Investor Relations,
                   (403) 806-7019
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/23/c4141.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TRINIDAD DRILLING LTD. FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END RESULTS
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2942500
    CONTACT:   Lyle Whitmarsh, President & Chief Executive Officer, (403)
               265-6525; Brent Conway, Executive Vice President & Chief
               Financial Officer, (403) 265-6525; Lisa Ciulka, Director of
               Investor Relations, (403) 294-4401
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c3747.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     FORT CHICAGO ENERGY PARTNERS L.P. 2009 YEAR END RESULTS
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:
    http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=192215&s=1&k=C07D152ED6677363A125CCD96E9E82D2
    CONTACT:   Stephen H. White, President and C.E.O.; Richard Weech, Vice
               President, Finance and C.F.O., Fort Chicago Energy Partners
               L.P., Phone: (403) 296-0140
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c3771.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PARKLAND INCOME FUND FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END RESULTS
               WEBCAST
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2964720
    CONTACT:   Mike W. Chorlton, President and CEO, (403) 357-6400; Ken J.
               Grondin, Senior Vice President and CFO, (403) 357-6400
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5001.html

    TIME:      11:00 Atlantic
    EVENT:     KILLAM PROPERTIES INC. ANNOUNCES ITS FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR
               THE FOURTH QUARTER AND FISCAL YEAR ENDED DECEMBER 31, 2009
    INTERNET:  www.killamproperties.com/events-and-presentations and at
               www.newswire.ca
    PHONE NO.: (647) 427-7450 or (888) 231-8191
    CONTACT:   Dale Noseworthy, CA, CFA, Director, Investor and External
               Relations, Killam Properties Inc., (902) 442-0388
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c6227.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     DAVID HAUGHTON AND TONY ROBSON, CO-HEADS, MINING RESEARCH,
               HOST CONFERENCE CALL FOR MEDIA LIVE FROM BMO'S METALS &
               MINING CONFERENCE
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-8527; 1-877-240-9772; 800-9559-6853
    CONTACT:   Kim Hanson, Toronto, (416) 867-3996; Holly Holt, New York,
               (646) 919-8629; David Suma, Toronto, (416) 359-7489
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/02/c4958.html

    TIME:      13:05 - 14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MEDICAL FACILITIES CORPORATION PRESENTS AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS
               HEALTHCARE CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.wsw.com/webcast/rbc116/panel20/
    CONTACT:   Michael Salter, Chief Financial Officer, Medical Facilities
               Corporation, (416) 848-7380 or 1-877-402-7162; Adriana
               Braczek, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group Inc., (416)
               815-0700 or 1-800-385-5451 ext. 240
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/25/c4712.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     LAURENTIAN BANK 1ST QUARTER RESULTS 2010 CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.banquelaurentienne.ca
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-226-1792
    CONTACT:   Gladys Caron, Vice-President, Public Affairs, Communications
               and Investor Relations, (514) 284-4500, extension 7511,
               Cellular: (514) 893-3963
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/15/c9546.html
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    USA

    TIME:      08:00 - 08:55 Eastern
    EVENT:     ÆTERNA ZENTARIS CEO TAKES PART IN PANEL DISCUSSION ON CANCER
               THERAPY AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS HEALTHCARE CONFERENCE
    CITY:      NEW YORK CITY
    LOCATION:  Holmes I Room of The New York Palace Hotel
    CONTACT:   Paul Burroughs, Director of Communications, (418) 652-8525
               ext. 406
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/23/c3829.html

    TIME:      08:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ONCOGENEX PHARMACEUTICALS PRESENTS AT RBC CAPITAL MARKETS'
               HEALTHCARE CONFERENCE
    CITY:      NEW YORK
    LOCATION:  the Palace Hotel
    CONTACT:   Jason Spark, Porter Novelli Life Sciences, (619) 849-6005
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2010/01/c5410.html

    TIME:      12:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     BOARDWALK REIT PRESIDENT ROB GEREMIA PARTICIPATES IN A
               ROUNDTABLE PRESENTATION AT THE CITI 2010 GLOBAL PROPERTY CEO
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      PALM BEACH
    LOCATION:  The Breakers, One South County Road
    CONTACT:   Sam Kolias, CEO, (403) 531-9255; Roberto Geremia, President,
               (403) 531-9255; William Wong, CFO, (403) 531-9255
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2010/25/c4727.html

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