CNW Group Daybook for Wednesday, March 21, 2007 ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL



    TORONTO, March 20 /CNW/ -

    
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      March 16 - 25
    EVENT:     DELL CANADA AT THE MONTREAL HOME SHOW
               PRESENTED BY RE/MAX
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Bonaventure, Booth 1926
    CONTACT:   Janet Fabri, DELL Canada Corporate Communications, (416) 758-
               3398 (office), (416) 797-4202 (cell),; Elynn Wareham, Sarah
               Van Lange, (416) 486-5910, (416) 486-5918
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/12/c9366.html

    DATE:      March 16 - 25
    EVENT:     28TH EDITION OF THE MONTREAL NATIONAL HOME SHOW PRESENTED BY
               RE/MAX
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place Bonaventure
    CONTACT:   Bouba Slim, (514) 286-1004, ext. 24, Cell.: (514) 777-1926;
               Salle de presse: (514) 397-4805
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/15/c2932.html

    DATE:      March 20 - 22
    EVENT:     INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY TRADE SHOW AND
               CONFERENCE, AMERICANA 2007
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montréal Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Amély Tremblay, Morin Public Relations, Cellular: (514)
               774-8522
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4625.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/19/c3882.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     WORLD WATER DAY: COUNCIL OF CANADIANS DELIVERS 45,000
               PETITIONS TO JOHN BAIRD
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Minister John Baird's constituency office, 2249 Carling Ave,
               Suite 418
    CONTACT:   Meera Karunananthan, Media Officer, (613) 233-4487 ext. 234,
               cell: (613) 795-8685
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4677.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     SAINTE-JUSTINE CENTENNIAL PRESENTS "FACES OF LOVE"
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Main entrance, CHU Sainte-Justine, 3175 Côte-Sainte-Catherine
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Bachand, Sainte-Justine Centennial, (514) 345-4931,
               extension 4456
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/19/c3681.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE BOARD OF TRADE OF METROPOLITAN MONTREAL WELCOMES ANDRE
               BOISCLAIR, LEADER OF THE OFFICIAL OPPOSITION, PARTI QUEBECOIS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Le Centre Sheraton, 1201 René-Lévesque Blvd. West
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Paquette, Coordinator, Media relations, Board of
               Trade of Metropolitan Montreal, (514) 871-4000, ext. 4015;
               Julie Gosselin, Coordinator, Communications, Board of Trade
               of Metropolitan Montreal, (514) 871-4000, ext. 4047
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4501.html
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/28/c5492.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     CITIZENSHIP CEREMONY
    CITY:      SHERBROOKE
    LOCATION:  Centre culturel de l'Université de Sherbrooke, 2500, boul. de
               l'Université
    CONTACT:   Stéphane Malépart, Regional Communications Directorate,
               Citizenship and Immigration Canada, (514) 283-4800
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4366.html

    TIME:      14:30
    EVENT:     KEVIN DOUGHERTY, PRESIDENT, SUN LIFE FINANCIAL CANADA,
               PROFILES SUN LIFE FINANCIAL'S CANADIAN OPERATIONS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Mount Royal Centre
    CONTACT:   Media Relations Contact: Susan Jantzi, Senior Manager,
               External Communications & Corporate Affairs, Tel: (519) 888-
               3160; Investor Relations Contact: Kevin Strain, Vice-
               President, Investor Relations, Tel: (416) 204-8163
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/15/c2954.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     VIC COULEUR MULTIMEDIA - A GRAND HAPPENING UNVEILING THE
               LATEST ACQUISITIONS
    CITY:      LASALLE
    LOCATION:  2512, Lapierre
    CONTACT:   Diane Desnoyers, Communications Desnoyers, Telephone: (514)
               824-5872; Steve Daigle, Président, Vic Couleur Multimédia,
               Telephone: (514) 368-5484
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/16/c3078.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      March 19 - 21
    EVENT:     2007 NATIONAL CONSULTATION ON CAREER DEVELOPMENT: DEVELOPING
               CAREERS TODAY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front Street West
    CONTACT:   Media must register in advance; For more information or
               media accreditation, contact: Yvonne Squires, Marketing and
               Communications Coordinator, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/16/c3551.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     CANADIAN FEDERATION OF STUDENTS RELEASES FINAL REPORT OF THE
               TASK FORCE ON THE NEEDS OF MUSLIM STUDENTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  International Student Centre, Cumberland Room, University of
               Toronto, 33 St. George Street
    CONTACT:   Jesse Greener, Ontario Chairperson: (416) 925-3825 or (416)
               301-5747 (cell)
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4678.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     PUBLIC HEARING ON PARTICIPATION AND FUNDING
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  The Bytown Lounge, 111 Sussex Drive
    CONTACT:   Francine Bastien, (613) 947-7606, Cell.: (613) 299-6554
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/15/c2744.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     GOVERNOR GENERAL'S STUDENT FORUM "FROM THE ABOLITION OF THE
               SLAVE TRADE TO THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION"
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ballroom at Rideau Hall
    CONTACT:   Marilyne Guèvremont, Rideau Hall Press Office, (613) 998-7280
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/16/c3476.html

    TIME:      11:00
    EVENT:     FUNERAL SERVICE - FIRE SERVICES' CAPTAIN GARY WILSON
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  St. Margaret's-in-the-Pines Anglican Church, 4130 Lawrence
               Ave. E.
    CONTACT:   Captain Mike Strapko, Toronto Fire Services Media Line,
               (416) 338-0763
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4665.html

    TIME:      11:45 - 13:30
    EVENT:     THE ECONOMIC CLUB OF TORONTO PRESENTS: REDEFINING 'CANADIAN'
               IN TODAY'S AUTO INDUSTRY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The National Club, 303 Bay Street
    CONTACT:   Toyota Canada Inc., Kathryn Ruhland, Manager, Public
               Relations, (416) 431-8333; Toyota Canada Inc., Melanie
               Testani, Consultant, Public Relations, (416) 431-8432;
               Toyota Canada Inc., Jodie Benedek, Consultant, Public
               Relations, (416) 438-6320 ext. 2720
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4542.html

    TIME:      12:15
    EVENT:     THE HONOURABLE JIM FLAHERTY, THE HONOURABLE LAWRENCE CANNON
               AND THE HONOURABLE JOHN BAIRD HIGHLIGHT KEY BUDGET 2007
               ENVIRONMENTAL MEASURES
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Transport Canada Test Centre, 2780 Sheffield Road
    CONTACT:   Chisholm Pothier, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of
               Finance, (613) 996-7861; David Gamble, Media Relations,
               Department of Finance, (613) 996-8080; Natalie Sarafian,
               Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of Transport,
               Infrastructure and Communities, (613) 991-0700; Eric Richer,
               Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of the Environment,
               (819) 997-1441
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4801.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     FORMER CANADIAN IDOL MELISSA O'NEIL, DEGRASSI STAR LAUREN
               COLLINS AND OTHER CANADIAN CELEBRITIES JUDGE CHOIR GROUPS IN
               REAL CANADIAN ANTHEM SEARCH COMPETITION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Danforth Music Hall 147 Danforth Ave. Toronto, ON M4K 1N2
    CONTACT:   Debra Goldblatt, for rock-it promotions, at (416) 489-0055
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/19/c3854.html

    TIME:      16:00 (Media Preview)
               17:00 (Official opening of the exhibition)
    EVENT:     THE MUSEE D'ART CONTEMPORAIN DE MONTREAL
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Rideau Hall, through the Princess Avenue gate
    CONTACT:   Isabelle Serrurier, Rideau Hall Press Office, (613) 998-0287
    URL:
    http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/19/c3971.html

    TIME:      17:00
    EVENT:     ALL-STAR EDITION OF MUCHONDEMAND CO-HOSTED BY HALLE BERRY
               AND GIOVANNI RIBISI
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  MuchMusic (Queen & John)
    CONTACT:   Scott Campbell, Senior Publicist, Music & Youth Services,
               (416) 591-7400 x2794
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4730.html

    TIME:      19:00 - doors open
               20:00 - award ceremony
    EVENT:     BOMBAY SAPPHIRE ANNOUNCE 2007 WINNER OF SIXTH ANNUAL
               CANADIAN DESIGNER GLASS COMPETITION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  GARDINER MUSEUM, 111 Queen's Park
    CONTACT:   Charlene Lo, Optimum PR, (416) 436-8651
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4759.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     MEET THE AUTHORS OF EAT, SHRINK & BE MERRY
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  Indigo Signal Hill, 5570 Signal Hill Centre S.W.
    CONTACT:   Charlene Hess, (604) 669-3020
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/16/c3584.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     MIKE FARRELL OF M*A*S*H, TALK & BOOK SIGNING
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Chapters Robson, 788 Robson Street
    CONTACT:   Charlene Hess, Zone Marketing Manager, Indigo and Chapters
               Western Canada, Indigo Books & Music Inc., (604) 669-3020
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/16/c3163.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     TD BANK FINANCIAL GROUP PRESENTS AT NATIONAL BANK CONFERENCE
    INTERNET:  www.td.com/investor/index.jsp
    CONTACT:   Tim Thompson, Investor Relations, (416) 982-6346; Simon
               Townsend, Corporate Communications, (416) 944-7161
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/16/c3537.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     BOYD GROUP INCOME FUND Q4 CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.boydgroup.com
    PHONE NO.: 416-640-1917
    CONTACT:   Bruce Wigle, Investor Relations, 416-815-0700
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/14/c2264.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     WORLD ENERGY SOLUTIONS FOURTH QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.worldenergy.com and www.newswire.ca
               PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3418 or 1-800-731-6941
    CONTACT:   Investor Relations, Jim Parslow, World Energy
               Solutions, Inc., (508) 459-8100
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/09/c9000.html

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CONNORS BROS. INCOME FUND YEAR-END RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.connors.ca
    PHONE NO.: 416-644-3414 or 1-800-733-7560
    CONTACT:   Kent McNeil, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial
               Officer, Connors Bros., Ltd., (858) 715-4076
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4742.html
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/26/c4282.html

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     GLOBAL RAILWAY INDUSTRIES LTD. CONFERENCE CALL TO REVIEW THE
               2006 FOURTH QUARTER AND ANNUAL FINANCIAL RESULTS
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-5774 or 416-644-3419)
    CONTACT:   Company Contact: Terry McManaman, President & CEO, Tel:
               (570) 802-0366; Investor Relations: Gerry Wimmer,
               INVESTORFILE.com, Tel: (416) 360-8895, Toll Free:
               1-888-894-8222
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/13/c2016.html

    TIME:      12:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     INEX PHARMACEUTICALS 2006 YEAR END OPERATING RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL
    INTERNET:  www.inexpharm.com
    PHONE NO.: (416) 641-6115 or 1-866-542-4241
    CONTACT:   Ian Mortimer, Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial
               Officer, Phone: (604) 419-3200; Media: Karen Cook Boas,
               James Hoggan & Associates Inc., Phone: (604) 739-7500
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/20/c4354.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     THE BRICK GROUP INCOME FUND - 2006 YEAR END RESULTS WEBCAST
    INTERNET:
              http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=1754940
    CONTACT:   Mike Borys, Executive Vice President and Chief
               Financial Officer of The Brick GP Ltd. at (780) 930-6300
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/19/c5853.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     THE CITY OF TORONTO SIGNS A DIGITAL CITY NETWORK AGREEMENT
               WITH SAN FRANCISCO TO ADVANCE TORONTO'S IMPORTANT DIGITAL, ICT
               AND NEW MEDIA SECTORS
    INTERNET:  http://events.telemerge.ca/cityoftoronto/022107/index.php
    CONTACT:   Rob Berry, Manager, Sector and Strategic Partnerships,
               Economic Development, Culture and Tourism, (416) 576-7026;
               Joaquin Alvarado, Director, Institute for Next Generation
               Internet, San Francisco State University, (510) 761-0657
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/19/c4084.html

    TIME:      15:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     REJEAN ROBITAILLE, PRESIDENT AND CEO OF THE LAURENTIAN BANK
               PRESENTER AT THE CANADIAN FINANCIAL SERVICES CONFERENCE OF
               NATIONAL BANK FINANCIAL
    INTERNET:  www.laurentianbank.ca (please click on the link below for
               more details)
    CONTACT:   Gladys Caron, Vice-president, Public Affairs, Communications
               and Investor Relations, Laurentian Bank, Office:
               (514) 284-4500, extension 7511, Mobile: (514) 893-3963
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2007/19/c4172.html
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    <B>INTERNATIONAL</B>

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     MOSAID, SEMICO AND FIDUS ANNOUNCE SOC DESIGN FORUM
    CITY:      SHANGHAI, CHINA
    LOCATION:  Riverfront Business Hotel
    CONTACT:   Media inquiries: Colleen McGuire, Communications Specialist,
               (613) 599-9539, x1228; Lou Covey, VitalCom PR, (650) 366-8212
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/February2007/05/c4732.html
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