CNW Group Daybook for Wednesday, January 31, 2007 ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL



    TORONTO, Jan. 31 /CNW/ -

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     CUSTOM HOUSE BREAKFAST PRESENTATION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Hotel Ruby Foos
               7655 Decarie Blvd
    CONTACT:   Media contact: Don Fenton, Director, Communications, Tel:
               (416) 646-3598 Extension 270, Mobile: (647) 261-3104,
               (416) 434-3681, For more information on event registration
               contact: Geoff Bush, Coordinator, I.E.Canada, Quebec Chapter,
               Tel: (514) 484-0031, Mobile: (514) 992-9214
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/24/c8731.html

    TIME:      10:30
    EVENT:     CONCORDIA TO LAUNCH A BANKING RESEARCH CENTRE WITH
               DESJARDINS GROUP
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Harriet and Abe Gold Atrium
               Main floor
               Engineering, Computer Science and Visual Arts Complex
               1515, Ste. Catherine St. West
    CONTACT:   Tanya Churchmuch, Senior Media Relations Advisor, Concordia
               University, (514) 848-2424 ext. 2518, Cell: (514) 518-3336
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/31/c2639.html

    TIME:      11:30
    EVENT:     SAILORS FROM HMCS VILLE DE QUEBEC WILL TRAIN WITH BONHOMME
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  The Bassin Louise
    CONTACT:   Acting Sub-Lieutenant Stéphan Boivin, (418) 694-5560 ext.5670;
               or Lieutenant-Commander Luc Charron (418) 559-8325
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/30/c2692.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     NOMINATION MEETING WEDNESDAY: ARTHUR SANDBORN A CANDIDATE
               FOR QUEBEC SOLIDAIRE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  CEDA
               2515 Delisle
               Little Burgundy
    CONTACT:   Nika Deslauriers-Paquette, media relations, Québec Solidaire,
               (514) 710-6452
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/30/c2787.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      09:00
    EVENT:     VIDEO/PHOTO OP - SPRING 2007 CGTA GIFT SHOW
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Toronto International Centre
               6900 Airport Road
               Toronto Congress Centre
               650 Dixon Road
    CONTACT:   Leanna Kruk, The Idea Workshop Limited, Office: (416) 504-3977
               ext. 27, Cell: (647) 296-6362
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/28/c9462.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PRESS CONFERENCE - THE 2007 HEART AND STROKE FOUNDATION
               REPORT ON CANADIANS' HEALTH WILL BE RELEASED
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario Head Office
               2300 Yonge Street
               13th Floor
    CONTACT:   Sharon Edwards, Heart and Stroke Foundation, (416) 489-7111,
               ext. 482, (416) 937-5307; Jane-Diane Fraser, Heart and
               Stroke Foundation, (613) 569-4361, ext. 273
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/25/c9097.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     WORLD'S BIGGEST SNOW GLOBE SHOWCASES WINTER FUN
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Festival Plaza
               110 Laurier Avenue West
    CONTACT:   Jacqlyn Marcus, Cohn & Wolfe, phone: (416) 924-5700 x 4085;
               Outside of business hours please contact Heather Meehan,
               (647) 274-6810
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/30/c2574.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     HEALTH AND LONG-TERM CARE MINISTER GEORGE SMITHERMAN WILL BE
               MAKING AN IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT ABOUT CARDIAC CARE SERVICES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  University of Ottawa Heart Institute
               Foustanellas Auditorium
               2nd Floor
               40 Ruskin Street
    CONTACT:   David Spencer, (416) 327-4320
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/31/c2785.html

    TIME:      10:20
    EVENT:     NEWS CONFERENCE TO ANNOUNCE THE LAUNCH OF HR E

SOURCE™ CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: HRPAO Annual Conference & Trade Show Metro Toronto Convention Centre South Building 800 Level Hall E. CONTACT: Jeff Pekar, (416) 923-2324 ext. 344 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/29/c2265.html TIME: 10:30 EVENT: CANADIAN BOREAL INITIATIVE (CBI) TO RELEASE REPORT ON THE NATURAL CAPITAL OF THE MACKENZIE REGION CITY: OTTAWA LOCATION: Charles Lynch Press Theatre Room 130-S Parliament Hill CONTACT: Christine Choury, Director of Communications, (613) 230-4739, ext. 222, Cell: (613) 355-6513; Andrew Dumbrille, Canadian Boreal Initiative, (613) 762-2525 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/30/c2649.html TIME: 10:30 - 12:00 EVENT: GTA COMMUTER BEHAVIOR STUDY FOR TRANSPORT CANADA CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Ministry of Transportation Ontario (MTO) Carpool Lot Highway 400 and Major MacKenzie Drive CONTACT: Natalia Smalyuk, (416) 606-5844; Bob Brehl, (416) 994-1470 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/24/c8517.html http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/30/c2371.html TIME: 11:00 EVENT: MINISTER BENTLEY MAKES IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT ON WORKPLACE LITERACY CITY: LONDON LOCATION: Elgin, Middlesex, Oxford Local Training Board, 705 Consortium Court CONTACT: Sheamus Murphy, Minister's Office, (416) 325-7215; Tanya Blazina, Communications Branch, (416) 325-2746; Public Inquiries: (416) 325-2929 or 1-800-387-5514, TTY: 1-800-263-2892 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/30/c2666.html TIME: 11:00 EVENT: TORONTO CARIBBEAN CARNIVAL FESTIVAL MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE PRESS CONFERENCE CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: The Westin Harbour Castle Hotel 1 Harbour Square CONTACT: Stephen Weir TCC, FMC publicist, (416) 489-5868, (416) 801-3101 cell URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/29/c2178.html TIME: 13:00 EVENT: TORONTO TRANSIT COMMISSION; AFFORDABLE HOUSING COMMITTEE MEETINGS CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: City Hall 2nd Floor Committee Room 2; 1 CONTACT: Francine Antonio, City of Toronto Media Relations, (416) 397-5318 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/27/c9827.html TIME: 18:00 - 22:00 EVENT: BLUE JAYS BASEBALL CLUB HOSTS THE 3RD ANNUAL GM REVERSE DRAW CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: LIBERTY GRAND CONTACT: Toronto Blue Jays Communications Department, (416) 341-1302/03 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/25/c9314.html TIME: 18:15 EVENT: LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR OF ONTARIO AND MINISTER OF CULTURE CONGRATULATE WINNERS OF TELLING OUR STORIES. CELEBRATION EVENT OF ONTARIO'S PROVINCE-WIDE WRITING CONTEST ABOUT THE MAGIC OF LIBRARIES CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Metro Toronto Convention Centre Room 206D 255 Front Street West CONTACT: Telling Our Stories Communications Contact Yvonne Attard, (416) 909-7251 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/22/c7236.html TIME: 19:00 - 21:00 EVENT: CITIZENS PANEL ON INCREASING ORGAN DONATIONS HOSTS PUBLIC MEETING IN BARRIE CITY: BARRIE LOCATION: Barrie Public Library Angus Ross Room 60 Worsley Street CONTACT: Doreen Thibert, Citizens Panel Secretariat, (416) 214-3494 ext. 1053 Or Heather MacMillan, (416) 644-2906 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/29/c2237.html TIME: 19:00 - 21:00 EVENT: PUBLIC FORUM ON THE FUTURE OF THE GREAT LAKES CITY: TORONTO LOCATION: Council Chambers Toronto City Hall 100 Queen Street West 2nd Floor CONTACT: Rick Findlay, Director, Water Program, Pollution Probe, (613) 863-8081 (cell) URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/30/c2719.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>SASKATCHEWAN</B> TIME: 11:30 - 13:30 EVENT: SASKATCHEWAN INDUSTRY AND RE

SOURCES PRESENTS: INNOVATIVE BY NATURE CITY: CALGARY LOCATION: Imperial Ballroom Hyatt Regency Hotel 700 Centre Street SE CONTACT: Jennifer Redston, Office: (306) 787-1691, Cell: (306) 537-3825; or Michelle Dubois, (403) 264-9711 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/30/c2287.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>ALBERTA</B> TIME: 11:30 EVENT: GROUNDBREAKING FOR NEW AUDI DEALERSHIP IN CALGARY CITY: CALGARY LOCATION: 110 Ave. 77 St. North West Behind the Spyhill Bottle Depot CONTACT: Doug Clark, (905) 428-4893; onsite Audi representative: Brad Beckett, (604) 551-7488 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/30/c2675.html TIME: 12:00 EVENT: BMO BANK OF MONTREAL OPENS $1.3 MILLION BRANCH ON ROPER ROAD IN SOUTHEAST EDMONTON CITY: EDMONTON LOCATION: 5340 75th St. NW Pinnacle Business Park CONTACT: Laurie Grant, Vancouver, (604) 665-7596 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/30/c2641.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B> DATE: January 31 EVENT: 2010 ABORIGINAL BUSINESS SUMMIT CITY: VANCOUVER LOCATION: Sheraton Wall Centre Hotel CONTACT: Tewanee Joseph, (604) 230-3126 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/December2006/14/c7186.html TIME: 07:00 EVENT: ETHNIC MARKETING PRESENTATION CITY: VANCOUVER LOCATION: Hyatt Regency Hotel 655 Burrard Street CONTACT: (604) 983-6262 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/26/c9433.html ------------------------------------------------------------------------- <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B> TIME: 08:22 Pacific EVENT: VERMILION ENERGY TRUST PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE TRUST CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.FCC_SG_Vancouver_TC_VET_UN CONTACT: Vermilion Energy Trust, Paul Beique, Director Investor Relations, Ph: (403) 269-4884 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/24/c6821.html TIME: 08:30 Eastern EVENT: TERMINATION OF THE TESIMILIFENE PHASE III PIVOTAL TRIAL IN ADVANCED BREAST CANCER INTERNET: www.ymbiosciences.com PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3416, or toll-free at 1-800-589-8577 CONTACT: Investor Relations U.S.: Thomas Fechtner, The Trout Group LLC, Tel. (212) 477-9007 x31; Investor Relations Canada: James Smith, the Equicom Group Inc., Tel. (416) 815-0700 x 229; Media Enquiries: Mike Beyer, Sam Brown Inc., (773) 463-4211 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/30/c2871.html TIME: 08:45 Eastern EVENT: CITIBANK'S 2007 FINANCIAL SERVICES CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.veracast.com/webcasts/citigroup/fs07/74202266.cfm CONTACT: Media inquiries: Peter Fuchs, (416) 926-6103; Investor Relations: Patricia Kelly, 1-800-795-9767 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/29/c9401.html TIME: 09:38 Pacific EVENT: SOUND ENERGY TRUST TO PRESENT AT THE FIRST ENERGY / SOCIETE GENERALE TRUST CONFERENCE IN VANCOUVER INTERNET: http://www.firstenergy.com/conf/TC_Jan_07/SND_UN.html CONTACT: Anne-Marie Buchmuller, Manager, Investor Relations, Phone: (403) 218-3664, Toll-free: (888) 414-4144, Cell: (403) 472-0053 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/30/c2232.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: ALCAN INC. INVITES THE MEDIA TO LISTEN IN ON THE COMPANY'S 2006 FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS PRESENTATION TO ANALYSTS INTERNET: www.alcan.com PHONE NO.: +1-706-643-7783 (Local and Overseas), +1-877-652-1294 (North America) CONTACT: Patricia Keuroglian, Alcan Inc., (514) 848-8151 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fr/releases/archive/January2007/25/c9234.html TIME: 10:00 Pacific EVENT: TRILOGY ENERGY TRUST LIVE WEBCAST PRESENTATION INTERNET: http://www.FCC_SG_Vancouver_TC_TET_UN CONTACT: Trilogy Energy Trust, Jim Riddell, President & CEO, Ph: (403) 290-3600 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/24/c7224.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: AGF MANAGEMENT LIMITED YEAR END 2006 RESULTS INTERNET: www.agf.com http://events.streamlogics.net/agf/jan31-07/index.asp PHONE NO.: 1-888-825-9691 CONTACT: Adrian Basaraba, Vice President, Finance and Investor Relations, (416) 865-4203 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/24/c8469.html TIME: 10:00 Eastern EVENT: PRESS CONFERENCE - THE 2007 HEART AND STROKE FOUNDATION REPORT ON CANADIANS' HEALTH WILL BE RELEASED PHONE NO.: 1-800-595-8550 CONTACT: Sharon Edwards, Heart and Stroke Foundation, (416) 489-7111, ext. 482, (416) 937-5307; Jane-Diane Fraser, Heart and Stroke Foundation, (613) 569-4361, ext. 273 URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/25/c9097.html TIME: 10:54 Pacific EVENT: CATHEDRAL ENERGY SERVICES INCOME TRUST LIVE WEBCAST PRESENTATION AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE TRUST CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.firstenergy.com/conf/TC_Jan_07/CET_UN.html CONTACT: Cathedral Energy Services Income Trust, Mark Bentsen, President & CEO, Ph: (403) 265-2560 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/26/c9920.html TIME: 11:00 Eastern EVENT: CE FRANKLIN Q4 CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1694000 PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415 in Toronto or dialing 1-800-732-9307 CONTACT: Michael West, Chairman, President and CEO, (403) 531-5602; Denise Jones, Controller, (403) 531-5611 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/30/c2890.html TIME: 11:16 Pacific EVENT: TOTAL ENERGY SERVICES TRUST PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE TRUST CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.FCC_SG_Vancouver_TC_TOT_UN CONTACT: Total Energy Services Trust, Lindsay Mullaly, Manager, Corporate Affairs, Ph: (403) 216-3922 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/24/c6825.html TIME: 11:48 Pacific EVENT: PARAMOUNT ENERGY TRUST PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE TRUST CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.firstenergy.com/conf/TC_Jan_07/PMT_UN.html www.paramountenergy.com CONTACT: Susan Riddell Rose, President, CEO & Director, Ph: (403) 269-4400 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/25/c9574.html TIME: 12:10 Pacific EVENT: FAIRBORNE ENERGY TRUST PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE TRUST CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.firstenergy.com/conf/TC_Jan_07/FEL_UN.html CONTACT: Fairborne Energy Trust, Steve VanSickle, President & CEO, Ph: (403) 290-7759 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/25/c9386.html TIME: 12:32 Pacific EVENT: PROGRESS ENERGY TRUST PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE TRUST CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.FCC_SG_Vancouver_TC_PGX_UN CONTACT: Progress Energy Trust, Michael Culbert, President & CEO, Ph: (403) 261-8989 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/24/c6832.html TIME: 12:54 Pacific EVENT: PEYTO ENERGY TRUST PRESENTS AT THE FIRSTENERGY/SOCIETE GENERALE TRUST CONFERENCE INTERNET: http://www.firstenergy.com/conf/TC_Jan_07/PEY_UN.html CONTACT: Peyto Energy Trust, Darren Gee, President & CEO, Ph: (403) 261-6081 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/25/c9145.html TIME: 14:00 Eastern EVENT: SKOR FOOD GROUP Q1-2007 EARNINGS PHONE NO.: (416) 646-3097 or Toll Free 1-800-590-1817 CONTACT: Vince Capobianco, President and CEO, (905) 660-1212 ext 234; John Lewis, Linear Capital Corp., (416) 364-2266, toll free 1-877-600-6001 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/30/c2559.html TIME: 16:30 Eastern EVENT: VASOGEN YEAR-END RESULTS INTERNET: www.vasogen.com PHONE NO.: (416) 695-6130 or 1-888-789-0150 CONTACT: Glenn Neumann, Investor Relations, 2505 Meadowvale Boulevard, Mississauga, ON, Canada, L5N 5S2, tel: (905) 817-2004 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/23/c8359.html TIME: 17:00 Eastern EVENT: TSX GROUP FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR Q4 AND FULL YEAR 2006 INTERNET: www.tsx.com, under Investor Relations PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3425 and 1-800-732-6179 CONTACT: Steve Kee, Director, Media & Marketing, TSX Group Inc., Toronto Office, (416) 947-4682, Toll Free 1-888-873-8392, Cellular (416) 358-3714, Vancouver Office, (604) 602-6902, Calgary Office (403) 218-2892; Sylvin Gauthier, Information Coordinator, Montreal Office, (514) 788-2414 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/09/c4134.html TIME: 17:30 Eastern EVENT: SIERRA WIRELESS FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS INTERNET: http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1664080 PHONE NO.: 1-800-796-7558 or (416) 644-3423 CONTACT: David McLennan, Chief Financial Officer, Phone: (604) 231-1185 URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/January2007/29/c2356.html -------------------------------------------------------------------------

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