CNW Daybook for Wednesday, May 20, 2009



    TORONTO, May 20 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      11:30 - 14:00
    EVENT:     EDC'S GLOBAL EXPORT FORECAST AND NOVA SCOTIA OUTLOOK, SPRING
               2009
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  World Trade and Convention Centre, 1800 Argyle Street
    CONTACT:   Phil Taylor, Export Development Canada, (613) 598-2904
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c3592.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN COUNCIL OF PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS - FIRST EVER
               'CROSS-PROFESSIONAL' NATIONAL ENGINEERING SUMMIT 2009:
               LEADING A CANADIAN FUTURE - THE NEW ENGINEER IN SOCIETY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel, 900 René-Lévesque Blvd. W.
    CONTACT:   Aurélie Walsh, Blueprint Public Relations, (613) 237-7400
               Ext. 23, cell (613) 797-4259
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/12/c3230.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE THREE UNIVERSITY BENEFICIARIES OF THE ESTATE OF MAX
               STERN (CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY, MCGILL UNIVERSITY/MONTREAL,
               HEBREW UNIVERSITY/JERUSALEM) WILL HOST A RETURN CEREMONY FOR
               THE SEVEN OLD MASTER AND NINETEENTH CENTURY PAINTINGS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Michal and Renata Hornstein
               Pavilion, 1379 Sherbrooke Street West
    CONTACT:   Fiona Downey, Media Relations Advisor, Concordia University,
               (514) 848-2424, Ext. 2518, Cell: (514) 518-3336
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/15/c4687.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     ANNUAL MEETING OF UNITHOLDERS OF COMINAR REAL ESTATE
               INVESTMENT TRUST
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Omni Mont-Royal Hotel, 1050 Sherbrooke Street West
    CONTACT:   Michel Dallaire, P.Eng., President and Chief Executive
               Officer, (418) 681-8151; Michel Berthelot, CA, Executive
               Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, (418) 681-8151
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/22/c4236.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5206.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES MICHEL
               LABRECQUE, CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS, SOCIETE DE
               TRANSPORT DE MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  OMNI Mont-Royal, 1050 Sherbrooke Street W
    CONTACT:   RSVP with: Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations,
               (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5082.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     TRANSPORT CANADA - CHRISTIAN PARADIS, MINISTER OF PUBLIC
               WORKS AND GOVERNMENT SERVICES WILL MAKE AN IMPORTANT
               INFRASTRUCTURE ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Guy-Favreau Complex, 200 boul. René-Lévesque ouest, Main
               entrance, Level 00, Commercial Mall
    CONTACT:   Media Relations, Transport Canada, Ottawa, (613) 993-0055
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5340.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     DESJARDINS FINANCIAL SECURITY - NEW SFL FINANCIAL CENTRE IN
               THE MONTREAL WEST ISLAND
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  555, Dr. Frédérik-Philips, suite 100 in Ville St-Laurent
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Truchon, Desjardins Financial Security,
               (514) 350-8700, extension 8668, Toll free: 1-877-750-8700,
               extension 8668
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5269.html

    TIME:      16:30 - 18:30
    EVENT:     2ND C-VERT ENVIRONMENT FORUM WITH DAVID SUZUKI
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Ecole secondaire La Voie,  6755 Lavoie
    CONTACT:   Michel Séguin, Stephen R. Bronfman Foundation, (514) 878-5318,
               Cell.: (514) 755-5318
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/15/c4639.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     CONSERVATIVE PARTY OF CANADA: FUNDRAISING RECEPTION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Reine-Elizabeth, Le Grand Salon, 900 boulevard
               René-Levesque Ouest
    CONTACT:   Béatrice G. Pepper, (514) 679-7122
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/18/c4975.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     OFFICE DE CONSULTATION PUBLIQUE DE MONTREAL - QUADRILATERE
               SAINT-LAURENT - GENERAL PRESENTATION (VISION, PROPOSED
               PROJECT AND BY-LAWS)
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Holiday Inn Select, 99 Viger Avenue (at St-Urbain)
               Place d'Armes Metro
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell: (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5055.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     OFFICE DE CONSULTATION PUBLIQUE DE MONTREAL - PUBLIC
               CONSULTATION ON THE CONSTRUCTION PROJECT "QUADRILATERE
               SAINT-LAURENT"
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Holiday Inn Select, 99 Viger Avenue (at St-Urbain),
               Place d'Armes Metro
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell: (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/06/c8958.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     OFFICE DE CONSULTATION PUBLIQUE DE MONTREAL (OCPM) - PUBLIC
               CONSULTATION ON TWO CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN THE AREA OF
               SAINT-LAURENT BOULEVARD AND SAINTE-CATHERINE STREET, AT THE
               HEART OF THE QUARTIER DES SPECTACLES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Holiday Inn Select, 99 Viger Avenue (at St-Urbain),
               Place d'Armes Metro
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell: (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/18/c4617.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      May 20 - May 21
    EVENT:     NAPP CANADA JOB FAIR AT CENTENNIAL COLLEGE
    CITY:      SCARBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  Centennial's Student Residence and Conference Centre, 940
               Progress Ave. (401 & Markham Rd.)
    CONTACT:   NAPP Canada, Rita Persaud, Director, (647) 203-8759, Mila
               Gould, Manager, (647) 203-8759; Centennial College, Indira
               Singh, Advisor, (416) 289-5000 ext. 2531, Adrianne Matthews,
               (416) 289-5000 ext. 3536
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/14/c4151.html

    DATE:      May 20 - May 21
    EVENT:     2009 TOP TALENT: NEW STRATEGIES FOR A NEW REALITY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 100-123 Queen St W
    NOTES:     Media must register in advance.
    CONTACT:   or media accreditation, contact: Yvonne Squires, Media
               Relations, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5145.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     VICWEST INCOME FUND HOLDS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Gallery, TSX Broadcast and Conference Centre, 130 King
               Street West
    CONTACT:   Colin Osborne, President & Chief Executive   Officer,
               Vicwest Income Fund, Tel: (905) 469-5700; John Slattery,
               Executive VP & Chief Financial Officer, Vicwest Income Fund,
               Tel: (905) 469-5706
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5071.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 15:00
    EVENT:     NAPP CANADA JOB FAIR AT CENTENNIAL COLLEGE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Student Residence and Conference Centre, 940 Progress Ave.
               (401 & Markham Rd.) in Scarborough
    CONTACT:   Media contacts: NAPP Canada, Rita Persaud, Director, (647)
               203-8759; Mila Gould, Manager, (647) 203-8759; Centennial
               College, Linda Lugli, Advisor, (416) 289-5000 ext. 2045;
               Gina Marshall, Advisor, (416) 289-5000 ext. 2531
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c6851.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     MORE TOP COPS CHOPPING THEIR LOCKS FOR THE CANADIAN CANCER
               SOCIETY COPS FOR CANCER CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      SCARBOROUGH
    LOCATION:  Scarborough Town Centre, 300 Borough Drive
    CONTACT:   Sherry Lamb, Senior Manager, Special Events, Canadian Cancer
               Society: (416) 526-0950; or Meaghan Gray, TPS Public
               Information, Toronto Police Services: (416) 808-7095
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5104.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     GRAND OPENING OF A NEW ALLSTATE INSURANCE AGENCY IN NEWMARKET
    CITY:      NEWMARKET
    LOCATION:  Allstate Insurance Agency, 17725 Yonge Street
    CONTACT:   Darcy Bonner, Corporate Relations, (416) 318-3309
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5147.html

    TIME:      15:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     ALLSTATE INSURANCE AGENCY IN BARRIE GRAND OPENING
    CITY:      BARRIE
    LOCATION:  Allstate Insurance Agency, 421 Bryne Drive, Suite 2
    CONTACT:   Darcy Bonner, Corporate Relations, (416) 318-3309
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5151.html
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    <B>MANITOBA</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN EMERSON
    CITY:      EMERSON
    LOCATION:  Emerson Town Hall, 104 Church Street
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/12/c2759.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      May 19 - May 20
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA - THE ALBERTA WATER CONFERENCE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Calgary, 700 Centre Street SE
    NOTES:     Media must register in advance
    CONTACT:   or media accreditation: Yvonne Squires, Media Relations,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/14/c4000.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN LETHBRIDGE
    CITY:      LETHBRIDGE
    LOCATION:  Ramada Lethbridge, 2375 Mayor Magrath Drive South
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/May2009/12/c2749.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      12:45
    EVENT:     MEDIA BRIEFING FOLLOWING VANOC BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  VANOC Headquarters, 400-3585 Graveley Street
    CONTACT:   Chris Brumwell, VANOC Communications, (604) 403-1869;
               Jennifer Young, VANOC Communications, (604) 403-3589
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5405.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     VICWEST INCOME FUND ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    INTERNET:  www.vicwestfund.com
    CONTACT:   Colin Osborne, President & Chief Executive  Officer, Vicwest
               Income Fund, Tel: (905) 469-5700; John Slattery, Executive
               VP & Chief Financial Officer, Vicwest Income Fund, Tel:
               (905) 469-5706
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/19/c5071.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CN'S EXECUTIVE VICE-PRESIDENT SALES AND MARKETING ADDRESS
               THE WOLFE RESEARCH SECOND ANNUAL GLOBAL TRANSPORTATION
               CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.cn.ca/en/investors-webcasts-events.shtml
    CONTACT:   Media: Bryan Tucker, Senior Manager, Public Affairs and
               Media Relations, (514) 399-6450; Investors: Robert
               Noorigian, Vice-President, Investor Relations, (514) 399-0052
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/14/c4007.html

    TIME:      11:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     SXC HEALTH SOLUTIONS PRESENTS AT THE 8TH ANNUAL JMP
               SECURITIES RESEARCH CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  http://www.wsw.com/webcast/jmp8/sxci/
    CONTACT:   Jeff Park, Chief Financial Officer, SXC Health Solutions
               Corp., Tel: (630) 577-3206 ; Dave Mason, Investor Relations
               - Canada, The Equicom Group Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 237;
               Susan Noonan, Investor Relations - U.S., The SAN Group, LLC,
               (212) 966-3650
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/04/c8173.html

    TIME:      11:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANACCORD'S FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END RESULTS CONFERENCE
               CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.canaccord.com/investor/webcast
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414, 1-800-732-9307 or 00-800-2288-3501
    CONTACT:   North America Media: Scott Davidson, Managing Director,
               Global Head of Marketing & Communications, Phone:
               (416) 869-3875; For investor relations inquiries contact: Joy
               Fenney, Vice President, Investor Relations & Communications,
               Phone: (416) 869-3515; London Media: Bobby Morse or Ben
               Willey, Buchanan Communications (London),
               Phone: +44 (0) 207 466 5000; Nominated Adviser and Broker:
               Marc Milmo or Dugald J. Carlean, Fox-Pitt, Kelton Limited,
               Phone: +44 (0) 207 663 6000
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/May2009/06/c8830.html

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