CNW Daybook for Wednesday, October 28, 2009

TORONTO, Oct. 27 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    QUEBEC

    TIME:      14:45
    EVENT:     CNW GROUP'S SHARLENE DOZOIS PRESENTS AT THE CANADIAN
               INSTITUTE'S MEDIA RELATIONS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      MONTRÉAL
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Intercontinental
    CONTACT:   Amanda Laird, Communications Coordinator, CNW Group, Tel.:
               (416) 863-5601
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/26/c2570.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     CANADA REVENUE AGENCY - FREE INFORMATION SESSIONS ON THE
               HOME RENOVATION TAX CREDIT
    CITY:      QUÉBEC
    LOCATION:  Eastern Quebec Tax Services Office, located at 165 De la
               Pointe-aux-Lièvres street
    NOTES:     Additional information and registration: Johanne Morency,
               Telephone : 418-649-4068, Toll free: 1-877-588-5001 ext.:
               4168, E-mail: Visibilite-Outreach.QUE-QUE@cra-arc.gc.ca
    CONTACT:   Christiane Joachim, Communications Manager, (514) 283-2464,
               ext. 8288, Toll free: 1-800-292-3430, ext. 8288
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c7061.html
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    ONTARIO

    DATE:      October 24 - October 29
    EVENT:     10TH WUSHU WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ricoh Coliseum and the Direct Energy Centre
    CONTACT:   Chris McDowall, (416) 628-5648
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8469.html

    DATE:      October 28 - October 29
    EVENT:     DREAMCATCHER CHARITABLE FOUNDATION PRESENTS THE ABORIGINAL
               INNOVATIONS CONFERENCE AND THE 5TH ANNUAL BLACK TIE GALA
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Hamilton Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Sonya Singh, Media Relations Coordinator, Dreamcatcher
               Foundation, (416) 560-1490
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/27/c3075.html

    DATE:      October 28 - October 30
    EVENT:     THE CANADIAN SCIENCE POLICY CONFERENCE TO DISCUSS THE MOST
               IMPORTANT SCIENCE POLICY ISSUES FACING THE COUNTRY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Marriott Eaton Centre, Lower Level; 89 Chestnut St. Conference
               Centre
    CONTACT:   Pamela Gutteridge, (416) 421-0595
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/27/c2755.html

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     2009 DRUG AWARENESS CONFERENCE
    CITY:      ROCKLAND
    LOCATION:  River Rock Inn, 2808 Chamberland Street
    CONTACT:   Sgt. Marc Laporte, Royal Canadian Mounted Police, "O" Division
               (Ontario), Media Relations Coordinator, Office (519) 640-7302,
               Mobile (416) 992-4409; Cpl. Caroline Poulin, Royal Canadian
               Mounted Police, "A" Division (National Capital Region), Media
               Relations Coordinator, Office (613) 993-9902, Cell: (613)
               612-2482
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/27/c2937.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 17:00
    EVENT:     THE PROMISE OF MUSIC: TRANSFORMING YOUNG MINDS AND LIVES - A
               ONE-DAY SYMPOSIUM ON THE IMPORTANCE OF MUSIC TO THE
               DEVELOPMENT OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Royal Conservatory of Music
    CONTACT:   Julia Howell, (416) 402-4274; Beth Sulman, (416) 434-5259;
               Emma Jowett, (416) 961-5898 x 217
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/30/c2223.html

    TIME:      10:15
    EVENT:     LEADERSHIP NOW! 2009 - 6,000 PEEL BOARD STUDENTS UNITE TO
               STAMP OUT GLOBAL POVERTY
    CITY:      BRAMPTON
    LOCATION:  Powerade Centre
    NOTES:     Visit peelschools.org for the detailed event agenda for each
               day. Media attending the event should enter through the
               Founders entrance and check in at the registration table.
    CONTACT:   Janet McDougald, chair of the board, Peel District School
               Board, (905) 278-1402; Sylvia Link, Manager of Communications
               and Strategic Partnership Support Services, (905) 890-1010,
               ext. 2814
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c9956.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:30
    EVENT:     COMMISSIONAIRES SUDBURY OFFICE OFFICIAL OPENING AND WELCOME
    CITY:      SUDBURY
    LOCATION:  Rainbow Centre, 40 Elm Street, Unit 102A
    CONTACT:   Andrée Paige, Media Relations, Commissionaires Ottawa, Cell:
               (613) 863-1828
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c9728.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     OPP UPDATES THE PUBLIC ON THE INCREASING SCALE OF MARIHUANA
               CULTIVATION IN ONTARIO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Travelodge Hotel (Airport), Eaton Ballroom, 925 Dixon Road
    CONTACT:   Sergeant Pierre Chamberland, OPP Corporate Communications
               Bureau, Phone: (705) 329-6878
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/27/c2995.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     OPSEU PRESIDENT WARREN THOMAS JOINS PRIVATE SECTOR UNIONS AND
               LAID OFF WORKERS CALL ON THE PROVINCIAL AND FEDERAL
               GOVERNMENTS TO KEEP THEIR WORD AND ENSURE THAT THOSE WHO
               WERE PROMISED TRAINING GET IT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Steelworkers Action Centre, 4th floor, 25 Cecil
               Street (one-block south and one block east of College and
               Spadina)
    CONTACT:   Sheila Keenan, OFL Communications Director, (416) 443-7665;
               Mike Belmore, OFL Communications Department, (416) 443-7658
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/27/c3046.html

    TIME:      16:30 - 17:30
    EVENT:     CANADIAN INSTITUTE OF CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS (CICA) FINANCE
               QUALIFICATION SESSION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  St. Andrew's Club, 150 King Street West, 16th Floor, The
               Conservatory Suite
    CONTACT:   Tobin Lambie, Manager, Media, CICA at (416) 204-3228
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/22/c9654.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     INDIGENOUS SOVEREIGNTY WEEK
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  St. Joseph's Church, 151 Laurier Ave E. (at Cumberland)
               (Hall entrance at 174 Wilbrod St)
    CONTACT:   Michael Desautels: (613) 222-7381
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c9794.html
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    ALBERTA

    TIME:      07:30 - 17:00
    EVENT:     JERGENS SKIN HYDRATION STATION
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Edmonton Bell Tower,  10104 - 103 Avenue
    CONTACT:   Cathy Mitchell, APEX Public Relations, T: (416) 924-4442
               ext. 236
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/27/c2862.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 11:00
    EVENT:     'MR. HOCKEY' GORDIE HOWE AND NHL ALUMNI HELP LAUNCH NEW
               SCOTIABANK PRO-AM FOR ALZHEIMER'S
    CITY:      EDMONTON
    LOCATION:  Matrix Hotel, 10001 107 St NW
    CONTACT:   Deborah Spence, Scotiabank Public Affairs, T: (403) 601-4855,
               C: (403) 612-3317; Michelle Cobb, Scotiabank Public Affairs
               T: (778) 327-5451, C: (778) 668-2995
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/26/c2337.html
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    WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL

    TIME:      06:30 Mountain
    EVENT:     OPTI CANADA THIRD QUARTER 2009 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2852960
    PHONE NO.: (800) 814-4860; (416) 644-3419
    CONTACT:   OPTI Canada Inc., (403) 249-9425
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/21/c9217.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     INMET MINING THIRD QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2837120
               or www.inmetmining.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3421 or 1-866-250-4877
    CONTACT:   Lynda Beesley, Assistant Corporate Secretary, (416) 860-3968
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/13/c6288.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/27/c2303.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     QLT INC. THIRD QUARTER 2009 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.qltinc.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-319-4610 or (604) 638-5340
    CONTACT:   Karen Peterson, Telephone: (604) 707-7000, or 1-800-663-5486;
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/27/c2759.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANAM GROUP INC. - 2009 THIRD-QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.canamgroup.ws
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-223-7781
    CONTACT:   Jasmin Gosselin, Vice President, Communications, Canam Group
               Inc., (450) 641-4000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/15/c7175.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CE FRANKLIN LTD. - THIRD QUARTER RESULTS WEBCAST
    INTERNET:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2830960
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3423 or 1-800-589-8577
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations, 1-800-345-2858, (403) 531-5604
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/05/c3850.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/26/c2473.html

    TIME:      14:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MAPLE LEAF FOODS INC. 2009 THIRD QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  http://investor.mapleleaf.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 340-8018, 1-866-223-7781
    CONTACT:   Jeanette Jones, (416) 926-2013
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/20/c8553.html

    TIME:      15:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     ONCOLYTICS BIOTECH INC. PRESENTS AT BIO INVESTOR FORUM 2009
    INTERNET:
    http://www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/confLobby.zhtml?ticker=ONC.TO&item_id=2478360
               or www.oncolyticsbiotech.com
    CONTACT:   For Canada: The Equicom Group, Nick Hurst, Tel: (403)218-2835;
               For United States: The Investor Relations Group, Erika Moran,
               Tel: (212) 825-3210
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/23/c9999.html

    TIME:      16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     TMX GROUP INC. FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR THIRD QUARTER 2009
    INTERNET:  www.tmx.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3425 or 1-800-732-1073
    CONTACT:   Carolyn Quick, Director, Corporate Communications, TMX Group,
               (416) 947-4597; Paul Malcolmson, Director, Investor and
               Government Relations, TMX Group, (416) 947-4317
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/05/c3896.html

    TIME:      17:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MDA THIRD QUARTER 2009 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  http://www.mdacorporation.com/investor/events.cfm
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-766-6630, (416) 695-6616
    CONTACT:   Wendy Keyzer, MDA External Relations, (604) 231-2743
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2009/14/c6341.html

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