CNW Daybook for Wednesday, September 2, 2009



    TORONTO, Sept. 1 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     DEMONSTRATION OF THE FIRST ROBOTIC RADIOSURGERY SYSTEM
               DESIGNED TO TREAT TUMORS NON-INVASIVELY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  The Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (CHUM),
               Salle André-Bisson, 1st floor, pavillon Lachapelle
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Forgue, Communications Advisor, CHUM, (514) 890-8000,
               extension 14342, Pager: (514) 801-5762
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/01/c9212.html

    TIME:      10:45
    EVENT:     GUIDED TOUR OF THE CYBERKNIFE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (CHUM),
               CyberKnife treatment room, 5th basement level (SS5), pavillon
               Lachapelle
    CONTACT:   Nathalie Forgue, Communications Advisor, CHUM, (514)
               890-8000, extension 14342, Pager: (514) 801-5762
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/01/c9212.html

    TIME:      10:45 - 11:45
    EVENT:     YOUTH FUSION: PRESS CONFERENCE FOR THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF AN
               INNOVATIVE PROGRAM THAT COUNTERS DROPOUT RATES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  1515 St-Catherine West, Amphitheatre 1.605
    CONTACT:   Salim Idrissi, Press Attaché, (514) 848-2424 ext. 5136, Cell:
               (514) 999-5335
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/31/c8833.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     MINISTER BLACKBURN DELIVERS $951,000 IN RESEARCH AND
               DEVELOPMENT TAX CREDITS TO TECNAR AUTOMATION LTEE
    CITY:      ST-BRUNO
    LOCATION:  Tecnar Automation Ltée, 1321 Hocquart Road
    CONTACT:   Caitlin Workman, Media Relations, Canada Revenue Agency, (613)
               941-6269; Sophie Doucet, Press Secretary, Office of the
               Minister of National Revenue, (613) 995-2960
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/September2009/01/c9422.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT
    CITY:      RIVIERE-DU-LOUP
    LOCATION:  Hôtel Universel de Rivière-du-Loup, 311 Hôtel-de-Ville
               Boulevard
    CONTACT:   (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2009/25/c7446.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE - UNVEILING OF THE CREATION OF A SECOND
               PERFORMING ARTS AND CIRCUS HUB IN MONTREAL
    CITY:      VERDUN
    LOCATION:  Studio B, 5160, boulevard LaSalle
    CONTACT:   Francine Morin, Responsable du protocole et des relations
               publiques, Verdun Borough, (514) 765-7282
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/01/c9225.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      September 1 - September 3
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT
    CITY:      SAULT STE. MARIE
    LOCATION:  Great Northern Hotel & Conference Centre, 229 Great Northern
               Road
    CONTACT:   (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2009/25/c7423.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     TD GREAT CANADIAN SHORELINE CLEANUP DIVES INTO THE OTTAWA
               RIVER TO SEE WHAT "TREASURES" CAN BE FOUND
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Base of Parliament Hill where the Rideau Canal meets the
               Ottawa River (near the Locks)
    CONTACT:   RSVP: Jean Fong, Vancouver Aquarium, 1-800-375-8776; Matt
               Cram, TD Bank Financial Group, (416) 983-1514
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/31/c8659.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     GRAND OPENING OF NEDERMAN CANADA'S OFFICES AND EXPANDED NORTH
               AMERICAN ASSEMBLY FACILITY
    CITY:      MISSISSAUGA
    LOCATION:  Nederman Canada, 5775 McLaughlin Road, L5R 3P7 (Southeast
               corner of McLaughlin Rd. and Matheson Blvd.)
    CONTACT:   Sheelagh Black, Marketing Manager, (905) 366-2200, ext. 235
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/01/c9318.html

    TIME:      13:00
               16:00
               19:30
    EVENT:     THE PRESIDENT'S CHOICE® SPONSORED SUPERDOGS SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Canadian National Exhibition Toronto
    CONTACT:   Marc Aflalo, SuperDogs PR and Communications, (866) 923-5256
               x705; David Primorac, Senior Director, Public Relations,
               Loblaw Companies Limited, (905) 459-2500, extension 3634
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/21/c6297.html

    TIME:      19:50
    EVENT:     THE CUMIS GROUP LIMITED (CUMIS) PRESENTS A CHEQUE FOR $50,000
               TO KIDSPORT CANADA
    CITY:      MARKHAM
    LOCATION:  Angus Glen Golf Club, 10080 Kennedy Road
    CONTACT:   Tim Humphreys, Manager, Corporate Communications, The CUMIS
               Group Limited, Tel: (905) 631-5102, Toll-free: 1-800-263-9120,
               ext. 5102, Cell: (905) 220-8969
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/31/c9099.html
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    <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT
    CITY:      MOOSE JAW
    LOCATION:  Sportsman's Centre, 276 Home Street East
    CONTACT:   (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/August2009/25/c7428.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      September 1 - September 3
    EVENT:     EDUCATION MINISTERS MEET IN CALGARY DURING WORLDSKILLS
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Suites Calgary Eau Claire (255 Barclay Parade SW)
    CONTACT:   Tamara Davis, Coordinator, Communications and Media Relations,
               Cell: (416) 804-6548, Tel.: (416) 962-8100, ext. 241
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/01/c9200.html

    DATE:      September 1 - September 7
    EVENT:     40TH WORLDSKILLS COMPETITION
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Media Centre located at Stampede Park in the Agriculture
               Building
    CONTACT:   To get accredited please contact: Alicia Silver, Event and
               Accreditation Assistant, WorldSkills Calgary 2009 Ltd.
               (Organizing Committee), Phone: (403) 774-5141 (land line);
               For media story enquiries, please contact: Alesia Fieldberg,
               Media Relations Coordinator, WorldSkills Calgary 2009 Ltd.
               (Organizing Committee), Phone: (403) 774-5138 (land line);
               For media centre enquiries, please contact: Laurie Stretch,
               NATIONAL Public Relations, Phone: (403) 531-0331 (land line)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/05/c2932.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      13:00
               16:00
               19:30
    EVENT:     THE PRESIDENT'S CHOICE® SPONSORED SUPERDOGS SHOW
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Pacific National Exhibition
    CONTACT:   Marc Aflalo, SuperDogs PR and Communications, (866) 923-5256
               x705; David Primorac, Senior Director, Public Relations,
               Loblaw Companies Limited, (905) 459-2500, extension 3634
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2009/21/c6297.html

    TIME:      13:30 - 14:30
    EVENT:     GRADUATE MANAGEMENT ADMISSION COUNCIL PRESIDENT DISCUSSES
               RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN MBA AND SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  UBC Robson Square, Room C 180/150, 800 Robson Street
    CONTACT:   Derek Moscato, UBC Sauder School of Business, (604) 822-8345
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2009/01/c9434.html

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