CNW Media Daybook for Thursday, March 9, 2017

TORONTO, March 8, 2017 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

THURSDAY, MARCH 9

SOCIAL MEDIA EVENT

TIME:

13:00

EVENT:

Competition Bureau Hosts fifth annual "2 Good 2 B True Day" Twitter Chat

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

Join the conversation by using the #2G2BT hashtag and ask questions and share your experiences.

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---competition-bureau-hosts-fifth-annual-2-good-2-b-true-day-twitter-chat-615580614.html

 

QUEBEC

TIME:

ALL-DAY EVENT

EVENT:

The International Gymnix Welcomes Nearly 1000 Gymnasts in Montreal

CITY:

MONTREAL

LOCATION:

Claude-Robillard Sports Complex, 1000, Émile-Journault Avenue

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---the-26th-edition---the-international-gymnix-welcomes-nearly-1000-gymnasts-in-montreal-615476463.html



TIME:

15:00

EVENT:

Fifth Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas – Closing ceremonies and the official signing of the "Montreal Declaration"

CITY:

MONTREAL

LOCATION:

Palais des congress de Montréal, 201 Viger Street West

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---media-invited-to-attend-the-fifth-regional-platform-for-disaster-risk-reduction-in-the-americas-615360884.html

 

ONTARIO

TIME:

ALL-DAY EVENT

EVENT:

RCMP Synthetic Drug Awareness Workshop

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

Delta Waterfront Hotel

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---rcmp-synthetic-drug-awareness-workshop-609813885.html



TIME:

9:00

EVENT:

Honey Nut Cheerios ramps up Bring Back The Bees for 2017 with dramaticexperiential pop-up activation

CITY:

TORONTO

LOCATION:

322½ Queen Street West (between Spadina and Peter)

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---media-preview-experience-life-after-the-bees-have-gone---in-the-grocery-store-no-one-wants-to-shop-in-615449173.html



TIME:

9:00

EVENT:

Minister Bains and Hajdu announce details about Canada's Skills Strategy

CITY:

TORONTO

LOCATION:

Peraso Technologies, 144 Front St W, Suite 785

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---ministers-bains-and-hajdu-to-announce-details-about-canadas-global-skills-strategy-615698634.html



TIME:

9:45

EVENT:

Technical briefing regarding budget 2016 investments in water/wastewater and progress on elimination of long-term drinking water advisories

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

National Press Theater, 150 Wellington St

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---technical-briefing-and-announcement-regarding-budget-2016-investments-in-waterwastewater-and-progress-on-elimination-of-long-term-drinking-water-advisories-615699424.html



TIME:

9:45

EVENT:

Bank CEOs and financial sector leaders make announcement with Minister of Finance

CITY:

TORONTO

LOCATION:

TMX Broadcast Centre Gallery, The Exchange Tower, 130 King St.

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---bank-ceos-and-financial-sector-leaders-to-make-announcement-with-minister-of-finance-615691403.html



TIME:

10:30

EVENT:

Round-table discussion on volunteerism hosted by Pillar Nonprofit Network

CITY:

LONDON

LOCATION:

Innovation Works, 201 King Street, 1st Floor, London Life Solutions Lab

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---their-excellencies-to-visit-london-and-present-honours-615563723.html



TIME:

11:00

EVENT:

Minister Morneau celebrates investment in research infrastructure at Ryerson University

CITY:

TORONTO

LOCATION:

Ryerson University, Sears Atrium, 3rd Floor, George Vari Engineering and Computing Centre (ENG), 245 Churst St

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---minister-morneau-to-celebrate-investment-in-research-infrastructure-at-ryerson-university-615231794.html



TIME:

11:20

EVENT:

The Prime Minister will depart for Houston, United States of America

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

Canada Reception Centre (Hangar 11), Macdonald-Cartier International Airport

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---itinerary-for-thursday-march-9-2017-615709024.html



TIME:

12:15

EVENT:

Announcement regarding budget 2016 investments in water/wastewater and progress on elimination of long-term drinking water advisories

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

House of Commons Foyer, Centre Block, 111 Wellington St.

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---technical-briefing-and-announcement-regarding-budget-2016-investments-in-waterwastewater-and-progress-on-elimination-of-long-term-drinking-water-advisories-615699424.html



TIME:

13:30

EVENT:

Ontario Energy Board coming to Innisfil to hear from consumers

CITY:

INNISFIL

LOCATION:

Innisfil Town Hall, Community Room, 2101 Innisfil Beach Road

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---ontario-energy-board-coming-to-innisfil-to-hear-from-consumers-615215683.html



TIME:

14:00

EVENT:

Governor General presents honours to more than 45 remarkable Canadians

CITY:

LONDON

LOCATION:

London Convention Centre, 300 York Street

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---their-excellencies-to-visit-london-and-present-honours-615563723.html



TIME:

18:30

EVENT:

Ontario Energy Board coming to Innisfil to hear from consumers

CITY:

INNISFIL

LOCATION:

Innisfil ideaLab & Library, Community Room, 967 Innisfil Beach Road

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---ontario-energy-board-coming-to-innisfil-to-hear-from-consumers-615215683.html



TIME:

19:00

EVENT:

In Person: Melissa Maker

CITY:

TORONTO

LOCATION:

Indigo CF Sherway Gardens

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/march-events-at-indigo-spring-into-a-new-month-with-two-new-heathers-picks-and-take-part-in-the-experienceindigo-instagram-contest-for-a-chance-to-win-a-100-gift-cardi-615005393.html



TIME:

19:00

EVENT:

In Conversation: Vikram Vij

CITY:

TORONTO

LOCATION:

Indigo CF Sherway Gardens

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/march-events-at-indigo-spring-into-a-new-month-with-two-new-heathers-picks-and-take-part-in-the-experienceindigo-instagram-contest-for-a-chance-to-win-a-100-gift-cardi-615005393.html

 

MANITOBA

TIME:

10:30

EVENT:

Minister Carr celebrates investment in research infrastructure at the University of Manitoba

CITY:

WINNIPEG

LOCATION:

University of Manitoba, Fort Garry Campus, Engineering Building, EITC Atrium, 75 Chancellors Circle

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---minister-carr-to-celebrate-investment-in-research-infrastructure-at-the-university-of-manitoba-615233514.html

 

SASKATCHEWAN

TIME:

9:00

EVENT:

BASF Knowledge Harvest 2017

CITY:

SWIFT CURRENT

LOCATION:

Swift Current: Living Sky Casino, 1401 North Service Rd. East

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/paul-coffey-to-share-stories-of-the-nhl-family-and-teamwork-at-basf-knowledge-harvest-event-614361113.html

 

ALBERTA

TIME:

ALL-DAY EVENT

EVENT:

Conference Board of Canada's Western Business Outlook 2017 Conference Series

CITY:

RED DEER

LOCATION:

Welikoklad Centre

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---conference-board-of-canadas-western-business-outlook-2017-conference-series-615482384.html



TIME:

8:00

EVENT:

Ombudsman Service Representative Consultations

CITY:

EDMONTON

LOCATION:

Hilton Garden Inn West Edmonton, 17610 Stony Plain Rd.

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---veterans-ombudsman-to-hold-public-town-hall-with-veterans-on-march-9-in-edmonton-615685973.html



TIME:

11:45

EVENT:

Minister McKenna to focus on clean growth – Luncheon Keynote Address

CITY:

CALGARY

LOCATION:

TELUS Convention Centre - Exhibition Hall E, 120-9th Avenue SE

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---minister-mckenna-to-focus-on-clean-growth-in-calgary-on-march-9-615682884.html



TIME:

13:00

EVENT:

Minister McKenna to focus on clean growth – Exhibition/Panel Discussion

CITY:

CALGARY

LOCATION:

Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, Culbert Atrium, main floor, Johnson-Cobbe Energy Centre, 1301 – 16 Avenue NW

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---minister-mckenna-to-focus-on-clean-growth-in-calgary-on-march-9-615682884.html



TIME:

18:30

EVENT:

Veterans Ombudsman holds public town Hall

CITY:

EDMONTON

LOCATION:

Hilton Garden Inn West Edmonton, 17610 Stony Plain Rd.

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---veterans-ombudsman-to-hold-public-town-hall-with-veterans-on-march-9-in-edmonton-615685973.html

 

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