CNW Group Daybook for Wednesday, April 18, 2007 ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL



    TORONTO, April 17 /CNW/ -

    
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    <B>NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR</B>

    DATE:      April 18 - 21
    EVENT:     COMMUNITY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AGENDA UNITES OVER 450 CED
               STAKEHOLDERS AT NATIONAL CONFERENCE
    CITY:      ST. JOHN'S
    LOCATION:  Delta St. John's Hotel & Conference Centre
    CONTACT:   National: Erin Brocklebank, Communications Coordinator,
               Canadian CED Network (CCEDNet), Tel: (250) 386-9980
               (ext. 106); Local: Jennifer Deon, Public Relations Officer,
               Futures in Newfoundland and Labrador's Youth (FINALY!), Tel:
               (709) 738-6272
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/10/c3612.html
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    <B>NOVA SCOTIA</B>

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     RELEASE OF "CYBER BULLYING: OUR KIDS' NEW REALITY"
    CITY:      DARTMOUTH
    LOCATION:  Dartmouth High School, 95 Victoria Rd
    CONTACT:   Kids Help Phone: Tara Haley, Coordinator, Ambassador Programs,
               (902) 457-4473; Aliant: Mark Duggan, Community Relations
               Manager, 1-866-663-6064
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5544.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      April 16 - 18
    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:      11:00
    EVENT:     COMPUTATION'S FREE EARTH WEEK COMPUTER RECYCLING EVENTS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  7080 Alexandra St., Suite 401
    CONTACT:   Dennis Maslo at (416) 629-5667 or 1-866-910-4358 (Quebec
               Only)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/10/c2623.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/04/c9577.html

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     RELEASE OF "CYBER BULLYING: OUR KIDS' NEW REALITY"
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Ecole Secondaire Saint-Henri, 4115 rue St-Jacques
    CONTACT:   Patricia Crummey, Coordinator, Public Relations, Kids Help
               Phone, (416)586-5437 x 8345; Jacqueline Michelis, Bell Canada,
               Media Relations, (613) 785-1427 or 1-877-391-2007
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5425.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      April 16 - 30
    EVENT:     PEARLS OF WISDOM ART SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  System 4 Gallery
    CONTACT:   Clint Ross, Donohue Mansfield, P: (416) 591-1606
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5499.html

    DATE:      April 17 - 21
    EVENT:     CUPE ONTARIO SCHOOL SUPPORT STAFF ANNUAL MEETING
    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 - 19
    EVENT:     WORKERS FIRST - UNITED STEELWORKERS NATIONAL POLICY CONFERENCE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Westin OTTAWA, 11 Colonel By Drive, Confederation Ballroom
    CONTACT:   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 - 08:30
    EVENT:     GRAND & TOY SMALL BUSINESS SUCCESS SEMINARS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  King & Brant, 540 King St. W.
    CONTACT:   Diane Medeiros, APEX Public Relations, (416) 924-4442 ext. 234
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/12/c4293.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF LABOUR INSPECTION CONFERENCE
               OPENING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre, North and South Buildings,
               222 Bremner Blvd. (note: Media Room 710, South Building)
    CONTACT:   Edye Rome, Edye Rome Communication Services, Tel: (416)
               785-6213, Cell: (416) 993-6213
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/17/c6150.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     LABOUR MARKET DAY PROBES DEPTHS OF CANADA'S TECH SECTOR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Albany Club, 91 King Street East.
    CONTACT:   Shaun Markey, (613) 728-9951
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/12/c4414.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/17/c5646.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     ENERPLUS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
               PRESENTS AT CIBC WORLD MARKETS 2007 ENERGY CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  CIBC World Markets 2007 Energy Conference
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations at 1-800-319-6462
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c1498.html

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     AGF OPENS THE MARKETS AT THE TSX
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto Stock Exchange, 130 King Street West
    CONTACT:   AGF Corporate Communications: Lucy Becker, Vice-President,
               (416) 865-4284; Karen Archer, Communications Co-ordinator,
               (416) 865-4295; TSX Group Inc.: Steve Kee, Director, Media &
               Marketing, (416) 947-4682
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5426.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     COMPUTATION'S FREE EARTH WEEK COMPUTER RECYCLING EVENTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  2444 Bloor St. West (entrance at rear)
    CONTACT:   Dennis Maslo at (416) 629-5667 or 1-866-910-4358 (Quebec
               Only)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/04/c9577.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/10/c2623.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     GMP CAPITAL TRUST FISCAL 2006 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TSX Broadcast Centre Gallery, which is located at 130 King
               Street West
    CONTACT:   GMP Capital Trust, Investor Relations, Tel: (416) 367-8600,
               Fax: (416) 941-0839
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/02/c9237.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ENERGY MINISTER DWIGHT DUNCAN AND ENVIRONMENT MINISTER
               LAUREL BROTEN MAKE AN IMPORTANT ENERGY ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  National Home Show, Heritage Court (between Halls A and B),
               Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place, 100 Princes'
               Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Steven Erwin, Minister's Office, (416) 327-3546; Sylvia
               Kovesfalvi, Communications Branch, (416) 327-4334
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/17/c6208.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO POWER AUTHORITY AND THE ONTARIO MINISTRY OF ENERGY
               ANNOUNCE ONTARIO'S 2007 SUMMER ELECTRICITY CONSERVATION
               PROGRAMS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  National Home Show, Heritage Court, Direct Energy Centre,
               Exhibition Place, 100 Princes' Boulevard
    CONTACT:   Alvin Poon or Meredith Sjogren, NATIONAL Public Relations,
               (416) 586-0180
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/17/c5522.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     RELEASE OF "CYBER BULLYING: OUR KIDS' NEW REALITY"
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Jarvis Collegiate Institute, Auditorium, 495 Jarvis Street
    CONTACT:   Patricia Crummey, Coordinator, Public Relations, Kids Help
               Phone, (416) 586-5437 x 8345; Jacqueline Michelis, Bell Canada
               Media Relations, (613) 785-1427 or 1-877-391-2007
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5459.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     PHOTO-OP: WWF-CANADA PANDA WITH AN ICE PACK ON ITS HEAD AND A
               LARGE THERMOMETER
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Peace Tower, Parliament Hill
    CONTACT:   Andrew Dumbrille, (613) 862-1852
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/17/c5866.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     ONTARIO WINE INDUSTRY LAUNCHES UNIQUE ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Rogers Centre, .400 Summit Suite
    CONTACT:   Sherri Haigh, (416) 809-6560
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/17/c5953.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     SORRY2INTERRUPT - GLOBAL WARMING: CANADIANS ARE STEAMING
               ABOUT CANADA'S INACTION!
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  2 Queen Street East, main foyer
    CONTACT:   Stacie Smith, Earth Day Canada, (416) 910-8112
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5529.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     CPA AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE - ANNUAL AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE
               CEREMONY
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ballroom, Fairmont Château Laurier
    CONTACT:   Pierre Collin, Communications Officer, (613) 231-4168, Cell:
               (613) 299-6516
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5340.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/April2007/13/c4812.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 14:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN BUSINESS MAGAZINE PRESENTS "OUTLOOK ON RETAIL"
               LUNCHEON
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Rosewater Club, 19 Toronto St.
    CONTACT:   Jacqueline Segal, Public Relations Coordinator, Rogers
               Publishing Inc., (416) 764-4125
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5177.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 14:00
    EVENT:     MAYOR DAVID MILLER ADDRESSES TORONTO BOARD OF TRADE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Delta Toronto East, 2035 Kennedy Rd.
    CONTACT:   Don Wanagas, Director of Communications, Office of the Mayor,
               (416) 338-7134; Stuart Green, Deputy Director of
               Communications, Office of the Mayor, (416) 338-7119
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/17/c5960.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     UNITED STEELWORKERS CANADIAN NATIONAL POLICY CONFERENCE: USW
               AND AMICUS MAKE HISTORIC ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Quebec Room, Westin Hotel, 11 Colonel By Drive (across from
               Ottawa Congress Centre)
    CONTACT:   Pat Van Horne (Canada) at (416) 347-0217; Gary Hubbard (U.S.)
               at (202) 778-4384 or (202) 256-8125; Richard O'Brien (U.S. and
               Europe) at +7768931320 or +2074208936
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5472.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     CANADA'S CFO OF THE YEAR FOR 2007 AWARD GALA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Royal York
    CONTACT:   Carolyn Forest, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, (416) 814-5730;
               Peter Zvanitajs, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, (416) 941-8383
               x13408
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/04/c2043.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     BRINGING THE OUTSIDE IN; FORUM ON CANADA'S NORTH
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Canadian Museum of Nature, 240 McLeod Street
    CONTACT:   Jennifer James, Communications Officer, Canadian Wildlife
               Federation, (613) 599-9594
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/17/c6149.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     RELEASE OF "CYBER BULLYING: OUR KIDS' NEW REALITY"
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Queen Elizabeth Junior & Senior High, 512 - 18 Street NW
    CONTACT:   Patricia Crummey, Coordinator, Public Relations, Kids Help
               Phone, (416) 586-5437 x 8345; Jacqueline Michelis, Bell
               Canada, Media Relations, (613) 785-1427 or 1-877-391-2007
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5469.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     RELEASE OF "CYBER BULLYING: OUR KIDS' NEW REALITY"
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Technical Secondary School, New Drama Studio, 2600
               East Broadway
    CONTACT:   Patricia Crummey, Coordinator, Public Relations, Kids Help
               Phone, (416) 586-5437 x8345; Jacqueline Michelis, Bell
               Canada Media Relations, (613) 785-1427 or (877) 391-2007
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5419.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     HON. ANSON CHAN SPEAKS AT FRASER INSTITUTE LUNCHEON
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  The Fairmont Waterfront Centre Ballroom, 900 Canada Place Way
    CONTACT:   Raeann Co, Media Relations Co-ordinator, The Fraser
               Institute, Tel. (604) 688-0221 ext. 568
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c4783.html
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    <B>SATELLITE FEED</B>

    TIME:      15:00 EDT - 15:30 EDT
    EVENT:     VIDEO B-ROLL VIA SATELLITE - ENERGY MINISTER DWIGHT DUNCAN
               KICKS OFF FALL ENERGY CONSERVATION CAMPAIGN
    CO-ORDS:   Anik F2 C band analogue
               Transponder 3B
               Audio subcarrier 6.2 and 6.8
               Downlink frequency 3820 vertical
    CONTACT:   CNW BROADCAST, TORONTO (416) 863-9350
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/17/c6080.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      06:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     COMPTON PRESENTS AT THE CIBC WORLD MARKETS ENERGY CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.comptonpetroleum.com
    CONTACT:   E.G. Sapieha, President & CEO, N.G. Knecht, VP Finance &
               CFO., Telephone: (403) 237-9400
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/16/c5424.html

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     WOLVERINE WORLD WIDE, INC. FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR FISCAL 2007
               FIRST QUARTER
    INTERNET:  http://www.wolverineworldwide.com
    CONTACT:   Christi Cowdin for Wolverine World Wide, Inc.,
               +1-616-866-6271
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/09/c3197.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     WEST 49 INC.  HOSTS CONFERENCE CALL TO DICUSS ITS FISCAL
               2008 FOURTH QUARTER AND ANNUAL FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:
               http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=180070
               0
               PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416  or 1-800-732-6179
    CONTACT:   Kim Mullenger, Manager, Investor Relations, West 49 Inc.,
               (905) 336-5454 x224; Trevor Heisler, Investor Relations, The
               Equicom Group Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 270
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/12/c4285.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     NAL OIL & GAS TRUST WEBCASTS PRESENTATION AT THE CIBC WORLD
               MARKETS 2007 ENERGY CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:
               http://events.startcast.com/events/118/energy2007/launch.asp?
               pres=17
    CONTACT:   Gordon Currie, Manager, Investor Relations, Telephone: (403)
               294-3620, Toll Free: (888) 223-8792
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/17/c5532.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GMP CAPITAL TRUST FISCAL 2006 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING SLIDE
               PRESENTATION AND LIVE AUDIO WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.gmpcapitaltrust.com
    CONTACT:   GMP Capital Trust, Investor Relations, Tel: (416) 367-8600,
               Fax: (416) 941-0839
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/02/c9237.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     METRO INC. RELEASES ITS SECOND QUARTER RESULTS OF 2006-2007
               FISCAL YEAR
    INTERNET:  http://www.metro.ca
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3417 or (514) 807-8791
    CONTACT:   Roberto Sbrugnera, Director, Treasury and Investor Relations,
               METRO INC., (514) 643-1245
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/11/c4019.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     UNITED STEELWORKERS CANADIAN NATIONAL POLICY CONFERENCE: USW
               AND AMICUS TO MAKE HISTORIC ANNOUNCEMENT
    PHONE NO.: UNITED STATES: (866) 205-3921, INTERNATIONAL: (612) 332-0932
               Please specify "USW and AMICUS Press Call" when the operator
               answers and provide your name and affiliation.
    CONTACT:   Pat Van Horne (Canada) at (416) 347-0217; Gary Hubbard (U.S.)
               at (202) 778-4384 or (202) 256-8125; Richard O'Brien (U.S. and
               Europe) at +7768931320 or +2074208936
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2007/17/c5472.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      April 14 - 18
    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
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