CNW Daybook for Wednesday, October 8, 2008



    TORONTO, Oct. 8 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     5N PLUS'S ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hotel Novotel Montreal Aeroport, 2599, Blvd Alfred Nobel
    CONTACT:   Jacques L'Ecuyer, President and CEO, 5N Plus Inc.,
               (514) 856-0644
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c2367.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 13:00
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF CENTRAIDE CAMPAIGN 2008 - MARCH OF  1,000
               UMBRELLAS THROUGH DOWNTOWN MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Participants assemble on McGill College Avenue (corner of
               Ste. Catherine Street West).
    CONTACT:   Annick Gagnon, (514) 288-1261, ext. 242, Cell phone:
               (514) 705-7350
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2802.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c3336.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES THE
               HONOURABLE ED STELMACH, PREMIER OF ALBERTA
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès de Montréal, 1001 place Jean-Paul-Riopelle
    CONTACT:   RSVP with Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations,
               (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/07/c3890.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON THE DRAFT LEASE AGREEMENT FOR THE SITE
               OF THE CBC BROADCASTING ANTENNA IN PARC DU MONT-ROYAL  -
               INFORMATION SESSION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Basement of Saint-Kevin Church, located at 5590
               Côte-des-Neiges, (métro Côte-des-Neiges)
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell. (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/23/c7414.html
         http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/07/c3884.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA BRIEFING WITH MEMBERS OF THE NEW HEALTH AND HYGIENE
               COUNCIL OF CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  InterContinental Hotel, 225 Front Street West
    CONTACT:   Ethan Pigott, Hill & Knowlton Canada, (416) 413-4744; Leigha
               Cotton, Hill & Knowlton Canada, (416) 413-4757
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c3132.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE HONOURABLE JIM FLAHERTY, MINISTER OF FINANCE, DISCUSSES
               THE UPCOMING MEETING OF G7 FINANCE MINISTERS IN WASHINGTON
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ministers' Regional Office, 150 King Street West, Suite 2404
    CONTACT:   Office of the Minister of Finance, (613) 996-7861; David
               Gamble, Media Relations, Department of Finance,
               (613) 996-8080
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2008/07/c4253.html

    TIME:      10:15
    EVENT:     HOUSING CO-OPS JOIN PROVINCIAL AND TERRITORIAL HOUSING
               MINISTERS, MUNICIPALITIES AND NATIONAL HOUSING GROUPS TO
               CALL FOR FEDERAL ACTION ON HOUSING
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  The Multi-Purpose Room at the Foster Farm Community Centre,
               1065 Ramsey Crescent
    CONTACT:   Nicholas Gazzard, Executive Director, 1-800-465-2752, ext.
               230, (613) 293-8913 (cell); Merrilee Robson, Program
               Manager, Communications, 1-877-533-2667, ext. 122, (778)
               227-3864 (cell); David Granovsky, Government Relations
               Co-ordinator, 1-800-465-2752, ext. 122, (613) 290-7687 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4284.html

    TIME:      10:15 - 16:00
    EVENT:     INTERCHANGE PUBLIC AFFAIRS - PROVINCIAL AND TERRITORIAL
               MINISTERS AND HOUSING ORGANIZATIONS TO MAKE THE CASE FOR
               LONG-TERM FEDERAL ENGAGEMENT
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Multi-Purpose Room at the Foster Farm Community Centre, a
               Community Housing facility, at 1065 Ramsey Crescent
    NOTES:     See the link below for a detailed schedule
    CONTACT:   Massimo Bergamini, InterChange Public Affairs,
               (613) 230-0183 (o), (613) 290-5317 (c)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c2980.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 10:50
    EVENT:     FCM PRESIDENT TO DELIVER AN ADDRESS - DEVELOPING CONCRETE
               SOLUTIONS TO CANADA'S AFFORDABLE HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS
               CHALLENGES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Multi-Purpose Room at the Foster Farm Community Centre,
               Community Housing facility, 1065 Ramsey Crescent
    CONTACT:   or to coordinate an interview with FCM President Jean
               Perrault, contact: Maurice Gingues, (613) 907-6395,
               mgingues@fcm.ca
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/07/c4037.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 13:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN UNION OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES - INFO-PICKETS AGAINST
               OUTSOURCING CLEANING JOBS AT ST JOE'S
    CITY:      HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  Three locations at the same time 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/October2008/06/c3506.html
         http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c2997.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 MASCOTS SUMI, QUATCHI AND MIGA JOIN THE CP
               SPIRIT TRAIN EXPERIENCE
    CITY:      THUNDER BAY
    LOCATION:  Marina Park
    CONTACT:   Breanne Feigel, Canadian Pacific, (403) 589-6949
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/08/c2353.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 18:00
    EVENT:     REGISTERED NURSES' ASSOCIATION OF ONTARIO (RNAO) AND YORK
               UNIVERSITY'S FACULTY OF HEALTH ARE SPONSORING AN ALL-PARTY
               DIALOGUE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Accolade West Building, Room 109, York University, 4700
               Keele St.
    CONTACT:   Marion Zych, Director of Communications, RNAO, Phone: (647)
               406-5605 or (416) 408-5605; Nora Gubins, Director of
               Communications, Faculty of Health, York University, Phone:
               (416) 736-2100 ext. 21072
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c3478.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     SECOND ANNUAL PALM ENROUTE AWARDS IN MOBILITY DESIGN TO BE
               PRESENTED IN TORONTO
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Nyood Restaurant at 1096 Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   to arrange for interviews, or to RSVP for the awards
               ceremony, please contact: ZOI Agency: France-Michele Thomas,
               (514) 282-9888 ext.25; Chris Blacklock, (514) 282-9888 ext.29
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/29/c9059.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    DATE:      October 7 - October 8
    EVENT:     CIBC WORLD MARKETS CONFERENCE TO FEATURE SENIOR EXECUTIVES
               FROM MORE THAN 40 LEADING BUSINESS INCOME FUNDS
    INTERNET:  http://conferences.cibcwm.com/incomefund08/
    CONTACT:   Kevin Dove, Communications and Public Affairs, CIBC at (416)
               980-8835
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c3557.html

    TIME:      10:30 - 11:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ANNOUNCEMENT OF NATIONAL IMPORTANCE RELATED TO THE FUTURE
               PROTECTION AND PREPAREDNESS OF CANADA'S ORGANIZATIONS
    INTERNET:  www.vvcnetwork.ca/csa/10082008
    CONTACT:   Amy Clark, Environics Communications, (416) 969-2758;
               Anthony Toderian, CSA Group, (416) 747-2620
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c9774.html

    TIME:      16:50 Eastern
    EVENT:     ENHANCED OIL RE

SOURCES INC. TO PRESENT AT IPAA OIL & GAS SYMPOSIUM INTERNET: www.ipaa.org CONTACT: visit our website at www.enhancedoilres.com or call Don Currie at 1-888-990-3551 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/07/c3897.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>USA</B> DATE: October 6 - October 8 EVENT: FORMER BOMBARDIER DIRECTOR OF FLIGHT OPERATIONS AND SKYJET NORTH AMERICA GENERAL MANAGER DISCUSS AND COMMENT ON EMERGING TRENDS IN US BUSINESS AVIATION CITY: ORLANDO LOCATION: At NBAA 2008, ACASS will be at booth #5691 (affiliate Challenger Spares and Support) CONTACT: Mark Lowe, PRagmatic Communications, (514) 499-9632, Mobile: (514) 576-2519 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/29/c9274.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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