CNW Daybook for Wednesday, October 1, 2008



    TORONTO, Sept. 30 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     MI'KMAQ OF NOVA SCOTIA SIGN HISTORIC NATIONHOOD PROCLAMATION
    CITY:      HALIFAX
    LOCATION:  At Province House
    CONTACT:   George Paul, Communications Officer, Mi'kmaq Rights
               Initiative, Cell: (902) 890-4830
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9493.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      September 29 - October 1
    EVENT:     2008 ORHRI CONFERENCE - EMPLOYER BRAND
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Quebec City Convention Centre, 900, boulevard René-Levesque
               Est
    CONTACT:   And accreditation: Caroline Soulas, (514) 879-1636, ext.
               224, 1-800-214-1609, ext. 224, Cell phone: (514) 941-1989
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/23/c7307.html

    DATE:      September 29 - October 3
    EVENT:     POINTE-A-CALLIERE, MONTREAL MUSEUM OF ARCHAEOLOGY AND HISTORY
               - INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE IN MONTREAL - CULTURAL TOURISM:
               TRENDS AND STRATEGIES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montréal Science Centre
    CONTACT:   Claude-Sylvie Lemery, (450) 653-0051, Cellular: (438) 274-3874
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/09/c2662.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/26/c8736.html

    DATE:      October 1 - October 3
    EVENT:     15TH BIOCONTACT QUEBEC GATHERING
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Château Frontenac
    NOTES:     Journalists must send an accreditation request to:
               media@biocontact.qc.ca
    CONTACT:   Hélène Turcotte, BioContact 2008, (418) 573-4046
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9335.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/09/c2650.html

    TIME:      15:00
    EVENT:     ADVITECH PRESENTS AT BIOCONTACT CONFERENCE IN QUEBEC CITY
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  In the Bellevue room at the Chateau Frontenac Hotel
    CONTACT:   Renaud Beauchesne, MBA, President and Chief Executive Officer,
               Advitech Inc., (418) 686-7498, ext. 228; Serge Comeau,
               Investor's relations, Advitech Inc., (514) 862-4160
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9687.html

    TIME:      16:00
    EVENT:     AIM THERAPEUTICS' DR. RICHARD TIMMER PRESENTS AT BIOCONTACT
               QUEBEC
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Le Château Frontenac
    CONTACT:   Dr. Richard Timmer, President and CEO, (416) 673-8433
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/29/c9500.html

    TIME:      16:30
    EVENT:     HAEMACURE CORPORATION PRESENTATION AT BIOCONTACT QUEBEC 2008
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Château Frontenac, in the Bellevue Room
    CONTACT:   Haemacure Corporation: Joseph Galli, Chairman and CEO, (514)
               990-7074; Gilles Lemieux, Secretary, (514) 282-3350 ext. 22
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/25/c8189.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      September 30 - October 1
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN INSTITUTE PRESENTS THE NATURAL GAS STORAGE
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Marriott Bloor Yorkville
    CONTACT:   Kevin Robichaud, Marketing Manager, The Canadian Institute,
               Telephone: (416) 927-0718 ext. 401
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/25/c6662.html

    DATE:      October 1
    EVENT:     SIR ROGER PENROSE SHARES THE LATEST THEORIES AT PERIMETER
               INSTITUTE PUBLIC LECTURE
    CITY:      WATERLOO
    LOCATION:  Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
    CONTACT:   To inquire about seats for journalists or to coordinate an
               interview, contact Angela Robinson at  (519) 569-7600 x5051
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/29/c9282.html

    DATE:      October 1 - October 3
    EVENT:     ONTARIO'S DIGITAL ECONOMY CONFERENCE
    CITY:      HUNTSVILLE
    LOCATION:  Deerhurst Resort and Conference Centre
    NOTES:     To get the full program, or to register for the conference,
               visit www.thedigitaleconomy.ca
    CONTACT:   Alison Withey, Blue Whale Communications Inc., (705) 788-0080
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/17/c5252.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     INFO-PICKETS AGAINST OUTSOURCING CLEANING JOBS AT ST JOE'S
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Three locations at St Joseph's Hospital: Charlton Site, 50
               Charlton Avenue East, Mountain Site, 100 West 5th Street,
               Stoney Creek Site, 2757 King Street East
    CONTACT:   David Robbins, CUPE Communications, cell (613) 878-1431
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/26/c8837.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/29/c9279.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     RELEASE OF THE REPORT OF THE INQUIRY INTO PEDIATRIC FORENSIC
               PATHOLOGY IN ONTARIO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Ballroom at the Metropolitan Hotel, 108 Chestnut
               Street
    CONTACT:   Peter Rehak, media relations officer, Inquiry into Pediatric
               Forensic Pathology in Ontario, (416) 212-6877
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/03/c8910.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     TORONTO'S CHILDREN'S AID SOCIETIES AND MAYOR DAVID MILLER
               LAUNCH 3RD ANNUAL USE YOUR VOICE CHALLENGE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Trinity Square, Eaton Centre (by Dundas entrance)
    NOTES:
    CONTACT:   Kyla Thoms, (416) 968-7311 x237; Kaleigh Sainthill, (416)
               968-7311 x222; Event day contact: Kyla Thoms, (705) 571-3200;
               Kaleigh Sainthill (416) 454-5858
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/29/c9218.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     DAVID APLIN RECRUITING PRESENTS GEN-Y EMPLOYMENT SEMINAR TO
               OTTAWA BUSINESS LEADERS
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Sala San Marco, 215 Preston Ave.
    CONTACT:   Stephanie Bolduc, VP, David Aplin Recruiting, (613) 288-2211
               ext. 2
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/23/c7591.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     THE WORLD OF NOH - COMING TO TORONTO'S JAPANESE CANADIAN
               CULTURAL CENTRE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, 6 Garamond Court
    CONTACT:   Victoria Ollers, (416) 822-2288; Paul Tyler, (905) 235-7285
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/15/c4437.html

    TIME:      19:30
    EVENT:     SOBEY ART AWARD PRESENTED BY SCOTIABANK - GALA AWARD CEREMONY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen's Park, Hyacinth Gloria Chen
               Crystal Court and Samuel Hall Currelly Gallery
    NOTES:     Winner of the 2008 Sobey Art Award presented by Scotiabank
               announced at approximately 8:40 pm EST. Interviews are
               available on request and will be scheduled on a first come
               first serve basis.
    CONTACT:   To RSVP to event and/or to request an interview please
               contact: Svava Juliusson, Coordinator, Sobey Art Award,
               (416) 434-6883
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/29/c9236.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED/B-ROLL</B>

    TIME:      07:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     RBC INSURANCE RELEASES ITS RECENT CONSUMER SURVEY (IPSOS REID)
               STATS ON FIRE SAFETY
    CO-ORDS:      
http://cnw.pathfireondemand.com/viewpackage.action?packageid=93
    CONTACT:   CNW BROADCAST, TORONTO (416) 863-9350
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9570.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     DIAZ PRESENTING AT COPIC ENERGY FALL CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:     
http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2411860
    CONTACT:   Robert W. Lamond, Chairman - or - Donald K. Clark, Chief
               Operating Officer, DIAZ RE

SOURCES LTD., Telephone: (403) 269-9889 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/30/c9750.html TIME: 12:00 Eastern EVENT: CANADIAN ONCOLOGY SOCIETIES - HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 33RD ESMO CONGRESS INTERNET: www.cos.ca CONTACT: Charles Pitts, (877) 990-9044 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/22/c7089.html TIME: 14:00 Eastern EVENT: EAGLE ROCK PRESENTS AT THE COPIC ENERGY FALL CONFERENCE INTERNET: www.newswire.ca CONTACT: Jim Silye, President and Chief Executive Officer, Tel: (403) 269-4040 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/24/c7995.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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