CNW Media Daybook for Wednesday, March 8, 2017

TORONTO, March 7, 2017 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8

QUEBEC

TIME:

8:30

EVENT:

Forum on the Research Needs of First Peoples

CITY:

VAL-D'OR

LOCATION:

First Peoples Pavilion, Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue (UQAT), Val-d'Or campus, Multipurpose Room, 675 1re Avenue, Val-d'Or

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-invitation---forum-on-the-research-needs-of-first-peoples-615202543.html



TIME:

16:00

EVENT:

Fifth Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas – Cultural performance in honour of Indigenous Women on International Women's Day

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:

6:30

EVENT:

Minister Bains promotes diversity and inclusion on International Women's Day

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

Carleton University, Residence Commons Building, Rooms 270 and 272

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---minister-bains-promotes-diversity-and-inclusion-on-international-womens-day-615606833.html



TIME:

8:15

EVENT:

The Prime Minister and the Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, Marie-Claude Bibeau, will make an announcement and hold a panel discussion on Canada's commitment to promoting and defending the rights of women and girls globally

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

Sir John A. Macdonald Building, 144 Wellington Street

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---itinerary-for-wednesday-march-8-2017-615604083.html



TIME:

8:00

EVENT:

Mayor's Breakfast Reception in Celebration of International Women's Day

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

Jean Pigott Place, City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---itinerary-of-minister-maryam-monsef-for-the-international-womens-day-615593983.html



TIME:

9:00

EVENT:

Women in ETFs Opens Trading in Celebration of International Women's Day

CITY:

TORONTO

LOCATION:

TMX Broadcast Centre, 130 King Street West

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/women-in-etfs-opens-trading-in-celebration-of-international-womens-day-615601583.html



TIME:

9:00

EVENT:

Minister Chagger to deliver remarks at the Women in Business Conference

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

Ottawa Conference and Event Centre, 200 Coventry Road

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---minister-chagger-to-deliver-remarks-at-the-women-in-business-conference-615608784.html



TIME:

9:00

EVENT:

Minister McKenna delivers opening remarks for UNESCO Week for Peace and Sustainable Development

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

Shaw Centre, Gatineau Room, 55 Colonel By Dr.

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---minister-mckenna-to-deliver-opening-remarks-for-unesco-week-for-peace-and-sustainable-development-615564004.html



TIME:

9:15

EVENT:

The Prime Minister and the Minister of International Development and La Francophonie will hold a media availability

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

Sir John A. Macdonald Building, 144 Wellington Street

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---itinerary-for-wednesday-march-8-2017-615604083.html



TIME:

9:25 (Speech); 14:15 (Media Availability)

EVENT:

Minister Bennett delivers remarks at Fifth National Indigenous Women's Summit

CITY:

TORONTO

LOCATION:

Allstream/Beanfield Centre, Exhibition Place, Ballroom D, 105 Princess Blvd.

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---on-international-womens-day-minister-bennett-to-deliver-remarks-at-fifth-national-indigenous-womens-summit-615580504.html



TIME:

9:55

EVENT:

Announcement of the Leadership Accord on Gender Diversity in the Electricity Industry

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

Canadian Museum of Nature, Barrick Salon, 3rd floor, 240 McLeod Street

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---itinerary-of-minister-maryam-monsef-for-the-international-womens-day-615593983.html



TIME:

11:00

EVENT:

Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada visits Western University's Robarts Research Institute

CITY:

LONDON

LOCATION:

Robarts Research Institute, 1151 Richmond Street North

URL:

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



TIME:

11:00

EVENT:

Visit to Merrymount Family Support and Crisis Centre by Her Excellency Sharon Johnston

CITY:

LONDON

LOCATION:

Merrymount Family Support and Crisis Centre, 1064 Colborne Street

URL:

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



TIME:

12:00

EVENT:

The Prime Minister will attend Equal Voice's Historic Seating of Daughters at the Vote in the House of Commons and will deliver remarks

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

House of Commons, Parliament Hill

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---itinerary-for-wednesday-march-8-2017-615604083.html



TIME:

13:20

EVENT:

Round-table discussion on student mental health with their Excellencies, Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada and Mrs. Sharon Johnston

CITY:

LONDON

LOCATION:

Wellness Education Centre, University Community Centre, Room 269C, 1151 Richmond Street

URL:

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



TIME:

15:30

EVENT:

Keynote address at the 2017 President's Lecture Series and book signing

CITY:

LONDON

LOCATION:

Alumni Hall, Lambton Drive

URL:

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



TIME:

15:30

EVENT:

Daughters of the Vote

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

National Arts Centre Theatre, 1 Elgin Street

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---itinerary-of-minister-maryam-monsef-for-the-international-womens-day-615593983.html



TIME:

17:00

EVENT:

Event celebrating Daughters of the Vote

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

National Arts Centre Theatre, 1 Elgin Street

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---itinerary-of-minister-maryam-monsef-for-the-international-womens-day-615593983.html

ALBERTA

TIME:

ALL-DAY EVENT

EVENT:

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

CITY:

EDMONTON

LOCATION:

The Westin Edmonton

URL:

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

 

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