CNW Daybook for Wednesday, October 10, 2007



    TORONTO, Oct. 10 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      October 10 - 13
    EVENT:     FAMILY DOCTOR WEEK IN CANADA ACTIVITIES
    CITY:      NATION-WIDE
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for details
    CONTACT:   Jayne Johnston, Communications Manager, The College of
               Family Physicians of Canada, 1-800-387-6197 ext.303
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8209.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      08:30 (Event Starts)
    EVENT:     FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE KINGSCLEAR INVESTIGATION
    CITY:      FREDERICTON
    LOCATION:  Delta Fredericton, 225 Woodstock Rd
    CONTACT:   Nelson Kalil, Media Relations, (613) 952-2452; James
               Lévêque, Media Relations, (613) 797-5706
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c8869.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 10
    EVENT:     HEAD OF TORONTO STOCK EXCHANGE HITS THE SPEAKING TOUR
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Quebec City Chamber of Commerce
    CONTACT:   Steve Kee, Director, Media & Marketing, TSX Group Inc.,
               Toronto Office, (416) 947-4682, Toll Free 1-888-873-8392,
               Cellular (416) 358-3714, Vancouver Office, (604) 602-6902,
               Calgary Office, (403) 218-2892; Sylvin Gauthier, Information
               Coordinator, Montreal Office, (514) 788-2414
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9147.html

    TIME:      09:40
    EVENT:     PRINCE EDWARD, EARL OF WESSEX, HONOURS YOUTH WHO ARE MAKING
               A DIFFERENCE THROUGH FREE THE CHILDREN'S VOLUNTEERISM
               PROGRAMS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  The Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Salon Hochelaga 3, 900 Rene
               Levesque Blvd W
    CONTACT:   Cristelle Basmaji, (514) 843-1907
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9668.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     AZIMUT: SPECIAL MEETING REMINDER
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fairmount Queen Elizabeth Hotel
    CONTACT:   Jean-Marc Lulin, President and CEO; Normand Champigny,
               Executive Vice President, (450) 646-3015
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9226.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE - THE CHAOULLI GROUP LAUNCHES ITS ACTIVITIES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hotel Delta, Salon Opus 2, 475, avenue du Président-Kennedy
    CONTACT:   Frédérique Laurier, Groupe 2000 neuf, (514)
               868-2009, Cell: (514) 979-2541; Julie Villeneuve, Groupe
               2000 neuf, (514)
               868-2009, Cell: (514) 240-6754
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/05/c9358.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE - THE COALITION AGAINST MORBID OBESITY
               DISCLOSES THE RESULTS OF THE FIRST SURVEY GIVING A VOICE TO
               QUEBEC'S MORBIDLY OBESE PEOPLE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Women's Y of Montreal, 1355 René-Lévesque West, Studio 1
    NOTES:     Subway: Lucien L'Allier and Guy-Concordia
    CONTACT:   Hélène Hains, Enigma communications, (514) 982-0308,
               ext. 221, 1-888-787-0308, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8458.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT ON THE TRANSFER OF THE FEDERAL GAS TAX TO THE
               MUNICIPALITY OF LA PECHE
    CITY:      LA PECHE
    LOCATION:  Desjardins Room, Sport Complex, 20 Raphael Road
    CONTACT:   Karine White, Press Secretary to the Honourable Lawrence
               Cannon, (613) 991-0700; Charles Ricard, General Director,
               Municipality of La Pêche, (819) 456-2161; Communications
               Directorate, Infrastructure Canada, (613) 948-1148
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9741.html

    TIME:      16:30
    EVENT:     THE AZRIELI SERIES OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR MEMOIRS - INAUGURAL
               LAUNCH EVENT
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Salle Gesù, 1200 Bleury Street
    CONTACT:   To RSVP or to schedule an interview, please contact: Roch
               Landriault, (514) 843-2345
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9839.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     SUBMISSION SESSION FOR PUBLIC CONSULTATION OF DRAFT POLICY
               AND IMPLEMENTATION ACTIONS FOR THE EQUALITY OF WOMEN AND MEN
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  City Hall, 275, rue Notre-Dame Est
    CONTACT:   Mylène Bernard, Communications Officer, Service des
               communications et des relations avec les citoyens, (514)
               868-5103
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/September2007/21/c3687.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 9 - 11
    EVENT:     BEACHES WORLD TOUR CONFERENCE WELCOMES GLOBAL BEACH EXPERTS
               TO TORONTO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel, 525 Bay Street
    NOTES:     Registration is available online on the Blue Flag Canada web
               site: www.BlueFlag.ca
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Foulds, Environmental Defence, (416) 323-9521 ext.
               232; (647) 280-9521 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/13/c8490.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/04/c8295.html

    DATE:      October 10 - 11
    EVENT:     CARBON EMISSIONS BUSINESS FORUM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Design Exchange, 234 Bay St.
    NOTES:     Please click on the URL below for a list of activities.
               Media must register in advance.
    CONTACT:   or media accreditation, contact: Yvonne Squires, Marketing
               and Communications Coordinator, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9850.html

    DATE:      October 10 - 13
    EVENT:     THE POTTERY + GLASS SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Barbara Frum Atrium of the Canadian Broadcasting Centre, 250
               Front St. West
    CONTACT:   Iris Dorton, Show Coordinator for FUSION: The Ontario Clay
               and Glass Association, Phone (705) 743-0330
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/03/c7744.html

    TIME:      After the close of the polls
    EVENT:     ONTARIO LIBERAL LEADER DALTON MCGUINTY'S ELECTION NIGHT
               ITINERARY
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Château Laurier, Main Ballroom, 1 Rideau Street
    CONTACT:   Jane Almeida, (416) 961-3800 ext. 417
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/02/c7520.html

    TIME:      09:20
    EVENT:     ONTARIO PC PARTY LEADER JOHN TORY'S ITINERARY FOR ELECTION
               DAY, WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10TH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for details
    CONTACT:   Lindsay Wallace, (647) 722-1759
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/10/c2064.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     RCMP CAREER PRESENTATION
    CITY:      PORT COLBORNE
    LOCATION:  Port Colborne Legion, 67 Clarence St.
    CONTACT:   Nathalie TESSIER, POSITION: Central Region Recruiting, PHONE
               NUMBER: 1-877-888-0433
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2007/26/c5217.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      11:00 MST
    EVENT:     YIPI! NET ZERO FOOTPRINT HOUSING PROJECT GROUNDBREAKING
               CEREMONY
    CITY:      SPRUCE HOME, SK
    LOCATION:  South Beach Homes Site
    CONTACT:   Carol Mulley, CMHC, (403) 585-9317
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9471.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    DATE:      October 10 - 11
    EVENT:     SCOTIA CAPITAL'S ENERGY TRUST CONFERENCE BROADCAST ON WEB
    INTERNET:  www.scotiacapital.com
    CONTACT:   Paula Cufre, Scotiabank Public Affairs, (416) 933-1093
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c9394.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     ELECTIONS ONTARIO HOLDS LIVE MEDIA BRIEFING WEBCAST AND
               CONFERENCE CALL
               REGARDING GENERAL ELECTION AND REFERENDUM
    INTERNET:  http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=95893&s(equal
               sign)1&k(equal
               sign)3CAC724B912D48A9FD8E949379FDA7CF
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3424 or 1-800-595-8550
    CONTACT:   Matt Roth, GCI Group for Elections Ontario, (416) 486-5911
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/09/c2071.html

    TIME:      12:15 Pacific
    EVENT:     VASOGEN CEO PRESENTS COMPANY OVERVIEW AT BIO INVESTORFORUM
    INTERNET:  www.vasogen.com
    NOTES:     Event takes place at the Palace Hotel, San Francisco
    CONTACT:   Glenn Neumann, Investor Relations, tel: (905) 817-2004
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/02/c7606.html

    TIME:      13:15 Pacific
    EVENT:     NVENTA BIOPHARMACEUTICALS CORPORATION - PRESIDENT AND CHIEF
               EXECUTIVE OFFICER PRESENTS AT THE BIO INVESTOR FORUM
    INTERNET:  http://www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/confLobby.zhtml?ticker=
               NVN.TO&item_id=1660569
    CONTACT:   Donna Slade, Director, Investor Relations, Tel: (858)
               202-4945
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/02/c7288.html

    TIME:      16:15 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE CALL - CATCHER HOLDINGS, INC. DISCUSSES RECENT
               ACQUISITION
               OF VIVATO NETWORKS
    PHONE NO.: 800.265.0241 (toll-free)
               617.847.8704 (International)
               ACCESS CODE:   37576546
    CONTACT:   Financial Analysts: Jeff Salzwedel,
               jeff@sfcinc.com, (503) 722-7300; Media: John Sacke, Sacke
               & Associates
               Inc., johns@sackepr.com, (416) 493-5723 ext 201; Company:
               Denis McCarthy, Chief Financial Officer,
               dmccarthy@catcherinc.com, (925) 949-8309
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/08/c9568.html

    TIME:      17:45 Eastern
    EVENT:     BIOMIRA PRESENTS AT THE BIO INVESTORFORUM 2007
    INTERNET:  
http://www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/confLobby.zhtml?ticker=BIOM&item_id=1657575
               and at the Biomira website (www.biomira.com).
    CONTACT:   Investor and Media Relations Contact: Julie Rathbun, Rathbun
               Communications, (206) 769-9219
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2007/03/c8100.html

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