CNW Group Daybook for Tuesday, April 17, 2007 ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL



    TORONTO, April 17 /CNW/ -

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      April 17
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL AIR TRANSPORT ASSOCIATION (IATA) OPS FORUM 2007
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès
    CONTACT:   Pierre Bellerose, Vice President, Public Relations, Product
               Research and Development, Tourisme Montréal, (514) 844-2404
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/02/c9369.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE MEDIA ARE INVITED TO MEET MR. LOUIS MASSICOTTE, THE
               FOUNDING PRESIDENT AND CEO OF MEDICAL INTELLIGENCE
               TECHNOLOGIES PRIOR TO THE CONFERENCE AT THE QUEBEC CHAMBER
               OF COMMERCE LUNCHEON MEETING
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  Château Frontenac
    CONTACT:   Jean Brouillard, Communication et relations publiques,
               (418) 682-6111
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5727.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     MEETING OF TWO GREAT EXPLORERS: BERNARD VOYER AND STEVE
               MACLEAN
    CITY:      LONGUEUIL
    LOCATION:  Canadian Space Agency
               6767 Route de l'Aéroport
    CONTACT:   Julie Simard, Media Relations, Canadian Space Agency,
               (450) 926-4370
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5133.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     COMPUTATION'S FREE EARTH WEEK COMPUTER RECYCLING EVENTS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  7080 Alexandra St.
               Suite 401
    CONTACT:   Dennis Maslo, (416) 629-5667 or 1-866-910-4358 (Quebec Only)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/04/c9577.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      April 17
    EVENT:     INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITY - SPEAK WITH LEADING EXPERT IN "GREEN"
               PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT ON THE MYTHS, MISPERCEPTIONS AND
               CHALLENGES OF "GOING GREEN"
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Interview Opportunity
    CONTACT:   Andi Argast or Heather Spriet, Edelman: (416) 979-1120
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/05/c2542.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5300.html

    DATE:      April 17
    EVENT:     CANADIAN ENVIRONMENTAL CONFERENCE AND TRADESHOW (CANECT 2007)
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Steve Davey, Tel: (905) 727-4666 Ext. 23
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/27/c7179.html

    DATE:      April 17
    EVENT:     INTERVIEW AVAILABILITY OF DR. JEAN-MARC ASSAAD, CANADIAN
               PSYCHOLOGIST AND MOTIVATIONAL EXPERT WHO SHARES SECRETS TO
               STAYING MOTIVATED AND GETTING BACK ON TRACK WITH YOUR NEW
               YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TORONTO
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Goode, Daniela Ferri, Edelman, (416) 979-1120 ext.
               230, 272
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/02/c8675.html

    DATE:      April 17
    EVENT:     CUPE ONTARIO SCHOOL SUPPORT STAFF ANNUAL MEETING WILL BE
               INSTRUCTIONAL FOR MCGUINTY LIBERALS
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Sheraton Fallsview
               Ballroom
    CONTACT:   Stella Yeadon, CUPE Communications, (416) 578-8774
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5568.html

    DATE:      APRIL 17
    EVENT:     WORKERS FIRST - UNITED STEELWORKERS NATIONAL POLICY
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Westin Ottawa
               11 Colonel by Drive
               Confederation Ballroom
    CONTACT:   For a detailed Agenda: Pat Van Horne, (416) 347-0217;
               Other Contacts: Ken Delaney, (416) 986-1005; Ken Neumann,
               (416) 558-2510
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5592.html

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     TRANSPORTATION MINISTER DONNA CANSFIELD VISITS A CHILD CAR
               SAFETY SEAT CLINIC TO HIGHLIGHT THE IMPORTANCE OF PROPERLY
               INSTALLING CHILD CAR SEATS AND BOOSTER SEATS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ontario Government Downsview Complex
               Building A
               2680 Keele Street
               North East Parking Lot
    CONTACT:   Rilett, Minister's Office, (416) 327-9134
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5724.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     90TH ANNUAL HEALTH & SAFETY CANADA CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
               South Building
               222 Bremner Blvd.
               Hall F
               (Note: check in at Media Room 710)
    CONTACT:   Edye Rome, Edye Rome Communication Services, Tel:
               (416) 785-6213, Cell: (416) 993-6213; or Vince J. Ciarlo, Tel:
               (416) 763-3783, Cell: (416) 458-5090
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5686.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     MEDIA INVITATION - TODAY'S PARENT TO DONATE $50,000 TO
               CHILDREN'S CHARITIES IN CANADA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Sutton Place Hotel
               Stop 33
               955 Bay Street
    CONTACT:   Lisa Dunn Wedmann, (416) 764-2069
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c4998.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     PUBLIC HEARING ON PROCEDURE - INTERNAL INQUIRY INTO THE
               ACTIONS OF CANADIAN OFFICIALS IN RELATION TO ABDULLAH
               ALMALKI, AHMAD ABOU-ELMAATI AND MUAYYED NUREDDIN
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Bytown Lounge
               111 Sussex Drive
    CONTACT:   Francine Bastien, (613) 947-7606, Cell: (613) 299-6554
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/12/c4353.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     CIDA ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL SUPPORT FOR THE CANADIAN RED CROSS
               CAMPAIGN AGAINST MALARIA
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Charles H. Hulse Public School
               2605 Alta Vista Drive
    CONTACT:   Canadian Red Cross, Media Line, (613) 740-1994; Nicole
               Lascelle, Director of Communications, Office of the Minister
               of International Cooperation, (819) 953-6238; Media
               Relations Office, Canadian International Development Agency
               (CIDA), (819) 953-6534
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5525.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     ONTARIO GOVERNMENT TO ANNOUNCE SUPPORT TO UNIVERSITY OF
               TORONTO FOR CHILDREN'S DENTAL SERVICES
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Faculty of Dentistry
               University of Toronto
               Paediatric Dentistry Anaesthesia Surgicentre
               124 Edward Street
               Room 360
    CONTACT:   Tricia Edgar, Minister's Office, (416) 212-7161,
               (416) 573-7728 (Cell); Anne Machowski-Smith, Ministry of
               Children and Youth Services, (416) 325-5156
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5680.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     LUNCHEON KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY THE RT. HONOURABLE JOE CLARK ON
               CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AT LEADERSHIP FORUM 2007
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
               South Building
               222 Bremner Blvd.
               (Note: Media should check in at Media Room 710)
    CONTACT:   Edye Rome, (416) 785-6213 (office), (416) 785-6060 (fax),
               (416) 993-6213 (cell); Vince J. Ciarlo, Tel: (416) 763-3783,
               Cell: (416) 458-5090
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5668.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     COMPUTATION'S FREE EARTH WEEK COMPUTER RECYCLING EVENTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  2444 Bloor St. West
               (Rear entrance)
    CONTACT:   Dennis Maslo, (416) 629-5667
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/04/c9577.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CITY'S TRANSPORTATION SERVICES READY FOR 2007 ROAD
               CONSTRUCTION SEASON
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Leaside Bridge
               (Near Millwood Rd. and Overlea Blvd. intersection)
    CONTACT:   Steve Johnston, Sr. Communications Co-ordinator,
               (416) 392-4391
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5582.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     CPA POLICE DAY ON PARLIAMENT HILL - PRESS CONFERENCE WITH
               CPA PRESIDENT TONY CANNAVINO
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Charles Lynch Room
               Centre Block
               Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Pierre Collin, Communications Officer, (613) 231-4168, Cell:
               (613) 299-6516
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2007/13/c4812.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5340.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     EDUCATION MINISTER KATHLEEN WYNNE WILL MAKE AN ANNOUNCEMENT
               ON ONTARIO'S SAFE SCHOOLS STRATEGY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Media Studio
               Room 149
               Ontario Legislative Building
               Queen's Park
    CONTACT:   Michelle Despault, Minister's Office, (416) 212-3747; Patricia
               MacNeil, Communications Branch, (416) 325-2676
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5623.html

    TIME:      12:30
    EVENT:     TORONTO HOMES FOR THE AGED HONOURS EXCELLENCE IN VOLUNTEERING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Members' Lounge
               Toronto City Hall
               100 Queen St. W.
    CONTACT:   Media contact: Erin Mulcahey-Abbott, Manager, Fundraising
               and Volunteer Programs, Homes for the Aged, (416) 392-8489
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5534.html

    TIME:      16:30
    EVENT:     WALLBRIDGE MINING COMPANY LIMITED ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF
               SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TSX Broadcast Centre
               130 King Street West
    CONTACT:   Wallbridge Mining Company Limited Alar Soever, President,
               Tel: (705) 682-9297; Mara Strazdins, Vice-President, Investor
               Relations Tel: (416) 369-1500 ext. 222
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/11/c4106.html

    TIME:      16:30
    EVENT:     CIPHER PHARMACEUTICALS INC. ANNUAL AND SPECIAL MEETING OF
               SHAREHOLDERS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Board of Trade
               1 First Canadian Place
    CONTACT:   Craig Armitage, Investor Relations, The Equicom Group,
               (416) 815-0700 ext 278; Larry Andrews, President & Chief
               Executive Officer, Cipher Pharmaceuticals, (905) 602-5840
               ext. 24
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/12/c4569.html

    TIME:      18:00 - 22:00
    EVENT:     PEARLS OF WISDOM ART SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  System 4 Gallery
    CONTACT:   Clint Ross, Donohue Mansfield, (416) 591-1606
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5499.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     BROADCAST PIONEER TED ROGERS WILL RECEIVE THE WORDS & DEEDS
               LEADERSHIP AWARD FROM THE CANADIAN COUNCIL FOR ISRAEL AND
               JEWISH ADVOCACY (CIJA) AND UJA FEDERATION OF GREATER TORONTO
               AT THE WORDS & DEEDS LEADERSHIP AWARD DINNER
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Royal York Hotel
               Canadian Room
    CONTACT:   Howard English, UJA Federation, VP Corporate Communications,
               (416) 631-5735 or (416) 274-8461
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5516.html

    TIME:      19:45
    EVENT:     MEMORIAL PROCESSION FOR JUNE CALLWOOD
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Jessie's Centre
               205 Parliament St.
    CONTACT:   Kathleen Sandusky, Communications, Casey House, (416) 962-4040
               ext. 268
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/14/c5259.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      08:15
    EVENT:     CONFERENCE BOARD OF CANADA - DIVERSITY SEMINAR: CREATING
               PRODUCTIVE, INCLUSIVE ENVIRONMENTS: A CALL TO ACTION
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  The Westin Calgary
               320 4th Ave. SW
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Marketing and Communications Coordinator,
               (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/13/c5053.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     TD AMERITRADE HOLDING CORPORATION FISCAL SECOND QUARTER
               RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.amtd.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-819-9193
    CONTACT:   TD AMERITRADE Holding Corporation, Kim Hillyer, (402) 827-8654
               Manager Communications and Public Affairs; or Tim Nowell,
               (402) 597-8440 Director Investor Relations
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/03/c9711.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     MEDIA BRIEFING: EDC'S GLOBAL EXPORT FORECAST, SPRING 2007
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-733-7571
    CONTACT:   Phil Taylor, Public Affairs, (613) 291-1276
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/11/c3652.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BRITANNIA BULK PLC WILL HOST A CONFERENCE CALL FOR THEIR Q4
               RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 1-888-793-1716 North America, (415) 537-1805 International
    CONTACT:   Fariyal Khanbabi, Chief Financial Officer, +44(0)20-7264-4900
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/12/c4723.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      April 17
    EVENT:     AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR CANCER RESEARCH ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      LOS ANGELES
    LOCATION:  Los Angeles Convention Center
    CONTACT:   Helen Findlay, Executive Vice-President, (416) 862-2323 ext.
               223; James Smith, Investor Relations, (416) 815-0700 ext. 229
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/04/c2052.html

    TIME:      08:00 Pacific
    EVENT:     AETERNA ZENTARIS TO PRESENT FIRST IN VITRO DATA FOR PI3K
               INHIBITORS AND IN VIVO RESULTS FOR A GHRH ANTAGONIST AT THE
               AACR ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      LOS ANGELES
    LOCATION:  Los Angeles Convention Center
    CONTACT:   Jenene Thomas, Senior Director, Investor Relations & Corporate
               Communications, (418) 655-6420; Paul Burroughs, Media
               Relations, (418) 652-8525 ext. 406
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/13/c4872.html
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