CNW Weekly Look-Ahead Calendar from Saturday, April 4 to Friday, April 10, 2009



    TORONTO, April 3 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    S A T U R D A Y,   A P R I L   4
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      13:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     CELEBRITY LIFE-STYLE AND FITNESS EXPERT JENNIFER COHEN
               LAUNCHES BOOK
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Lululemon Athletica, 1232 Ste-Catherine West
    CONTACT:   Laurence Isaac, (416) 276-3931
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/03/c7224.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      08:30 - 17:00
    EVENT:     NESTEA VITAO™ OPEN CASTING CALL FOR NATIONAL ADVERTISING
               CAMPAIGN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Front Street (North-West side at Jarvis Street) Across the
               street from St. Lawrence Market
    CONTACT:   Sara O'Reilly or Natalie Little, MS&L, (416) 847-1334 or
               (416) 847-1318
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/27/c4388.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 12:00
    EVENT:     BAKUGAN FANS TAKE OVER THE SCOTIABANK THEATRE ON SATURDAY,
               APRIL 4, 2009
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Scotiabank Theatre, 259 Richmond St. West
    CONTACT:   Dale Gago, Public Relations Coordinator, Spin Master Ltd.,
               (416) 364-6002, ext. 219, cell (905) 616-1677
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/03/c7309.html

    TIME:      12:00
    EVENT:     GENIE AWARDS RED CARPET STYLE
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  12:00 noon - 4:30 pm: Arc Hotel, 140 Slater Street
               4:30 - 5:00 p.m.: Red Carpet, Aviation Museum, 11 Aviation
               Parkway
               5:00 - 11:00 p.m.: Backstage, Aviation Museum, 11 Aviation
               Parkway
    CONTACT:   Zoey Fiksel, APEX Public Relations, (416) 728-0209
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/03/c7321.html

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    S U N D A Y,   A P R I L   5
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      April 5 - April 7
    EVENT:     ELIZABETH MAY ADDRESSES THE LARGEST CANADIAN TECHNICAL
               CONFERENCE FOR THE WASTEWATER INDUSTRY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Westin Harbour Castle
    CONTACT:   Catherine Jefferson, MSc Executive Director, Tel: (416)
               410-6933 (x2)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/01/c9189.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     AUTHOR DENNIS MCCLOSKEY DISCUSSES MY FAVORITE AMERICAN.
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Manulife, 55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street)
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/27/c4731.html

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    M O N D A Y,   A P R I L   6
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      April 6 - April 10
    EVENT:     BELFAST MAYOR TOM HARTLEY OF SINN FEIN VISITS CANADA
    CITY:      HALIFAX, MONTREAL, LONDON, TORONTO AND HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  various
    CONTACT:   FOR INTERVIEWS WITH MAYOR HARTLEY PLEASE CONTACT: (416)
               402-3729
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c5751.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     MONTREAL HEART INSTITUTE AND THE UNIVERSITE DE MONTREAL
               INAUGURATE THE CENTRE DE PHARMACOGENOMIQUE BEAULIEU-SAUCIER
               DE L'UNIVERSITE DE MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Montreal Heart Institute, 5000 Bélanger St.
    NOTES:     For this special occasion, the laboratories of the Center
               will be open to media
    CONTACT:   Julie Chevrette, Communications Consultant, Montreal Heart
               Institute, (514) 376-3330, ext. 2641; Julie Gazaille, Press
               attachée, Université de Montréal, (514) 343-6796
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c6774.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ME GASTON LAFLEUR, PRESIDENT OF THE CQCD, REVEALS THE
               RESULTS OF A SURVEY ON CONSUMER SPENDING TRENDS IN QUEBEC
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Delta Montreal, 475, President Kennedy St., Salle Vivladi
    CONTACT:   Céline Ducharme, Conseil québécois du commerce de détail,
               (514) 842-6681 extension 200, 1-800-364-6766
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/03/c7278.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     YVON CHAREST, PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF
               INDUSTRIAL ALLIANCE, INSURANCE AND FINANCIAL SERVICES INC.,
               AT THE CANADIAN CLUB OF MONTREAL'S PODIUM
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth, Salon Duluth, 900, René-Lévesque
               West Blvd
    NOTES:     The speech will be at 1:00 p.m..
    CONTACT:   Ginette Bergogne, Executive Director, Canadian Club of
               Montreal, (514) 398-0457
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c6915.html

    TIME:      14:00
    EVENT:     INDUSTRIAL ALLIANCE INSURANCE AND FINANCIAL SERVICES INC. -
               ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  1080 Grande Allée West
    CONTACT:   Jacques Carrière, Vice-President, Investor Relations,
               Office: (418) 684-5275, cellular: (418) 576-3624
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/27/c4872.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      April 5 - April 7
    EVENT:     ELIZABETH MAY ADDRESSES THE LARGEST CANADIAN TECHNICAL
               CONFERENCE FOR THE WASTEWATER INDUSTRY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Westin Harbour Castle
    CONTACT:   Catherine Jefferson, MSc Executive Director, Tel: (416)
               410-6933 (x2)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/01/c9189.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 16:00
    EVENT:     THE BIG PITCH ENVIRONMENTAL FORUM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Student Centre - Centennial College (Progress Campus/Markham
               Road & 401)
    CONTACT:   Zack Steel, (647) 208-4423
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/February2009/17/c9268.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     HEATHER REISMAN DISCUSSES THE NEXT 100 YEARS BY GEORGE
               FRIEDMAN.
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Indigo Manulife, 55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street)
    CONTACT:   Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/27/c4731.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    TIME:      08:45
    EVENT:     WEATHERING THE GLOBAL STORM: AN ECONOMIC OUTLOOK
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  TELUS Convention Centre, 120 9 Ave SE
    NOTES:     Media must register in advance
    CONTACT:   Yvonne Squires, Media Relations, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c6918.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN ABBOTSFORD
    CITY:      ABBOTSFORD
    LOCATION:  Coast Abbotsford Hotel & Suites, 2020, Sumas Way
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries, (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c7111.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      07:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     MEGA BRANDS ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT WITH LENDERS
    PHONE NO.: 1-(800)-733-7560
    NOTES:     Replay available until April 13, 2009: 1 (416) 640-1917,
               access code 21302665#
    CONTACT:   Analysts and Investors: Eric Phaneuf, (514) 333-5555 ext.
               2538; Harold Chizick, (514) 333-5555 ext. 2338
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c7177.html

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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      April 6 - April 10
    EVENT:     BELFAST MAYOR TOM HARTLEY OF SINN FEIN VISITS CANADA
    CITY:      HALIFAX, MONTREAL, LONDON, TORONTO AND HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  various
    CONTACT:   FOR INTERVIEWS WITH MAYOR HARTLEY PLEASE CONTACT: (416)
               402-3729
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c5751.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN ST. ANDREWS
    CITY:      ST. ANDREWS
    LOCATION:  WC O'Neil Arena Complex
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c7084.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      April 7
    EVENT:     BEGINNING OF THE EXHIBITION LEONARDO DA VINCI
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  On the 5th floor of the Eaton Centre
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Brunetta, Brunetta Etc! Communications, (450) 628-4014
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/01/c6352.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     FREE SNOWBOARD WORKSHOPS AT PARC JEAN-DRAPEAU
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Parc Jean-Drapeau
    CONTACT:   Eve Cardinal, Coordinator, Public Affairs, Société du parc
               Jean-Drapeau, (514) 872-7318
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/06/c6767.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     "NEW TRENDS IN PLASTIC SURGERY" - PRESENTATION ON THE LATEST
               TECHNIQUES IN FACIAL AND BODY REJUVENATION
    CITY:      POINTE CLAIRE
    LOCATION:  Holiday Inn Hotel
    CONTACT:   Dr. Arie Benchetrit, (514) 695-7450
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/01/c6564.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      April 5 - April 7
    EVENT:     ELIZABETH MAY ADDRESSES THE LARGEST CANADIAN TECHNICAL
               CONFERENCE FOR THE WASTEWATER INDUSTRY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Westin Harbour Castle
    CONTACT:   Catherine Jefferson, MSc Executive Director, Tel: (416)
               410-6933 (x2)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/01/c9189.html

    DATE:      April 7
    EVENT:     MESH, CANADA'S PREMIER WEB CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  MaRS Centre
    CONTACT:   Megan Hooper, (416) 979-1120 Ext. 297
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/12/c8346.html

    DATE:      April 7
    EVENT:     CIBC'S 14TH ANNUAL NORTH AMERICAN REAL ESTATE EQUITIES
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Royal York
    CONTACT:   Kevin Dove, Communications and Public Affairs, CIBC at (416)
               980-8835
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c6874.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 10:00
    EVENT:     IMAGINE CANADA'S ETHICAL CODE PROGRAM CELEBRATES FIRST YEAR
               WITH RELEASE OF FIRST OFFICIAL REPORT BACK TO THE COMMUNITY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Central YMCA (Auditorium), 20 Grosvenor Street
    CONTACT:   Marnie Grona (English media), Senior Manager,Marketing &
               Communications, 1-800-263-1178 x 244 or (416) 597-2293,
               (416); Amanda Mayer (French media), Imagine Canada - Ottawa,
               1-800-821-8814 x 239 or (613) 238-7555
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/03/c7220.html

    TIME:      09:30 - 11:00
    EVENT:     CEREMONIAL GROUNDBREAKING FOR PHASE ONE OF THE MICHENER
               INSTITUTE'S CAPITAL DEVELOPMENT PROJECT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  The Michener Institute for Applied Health Sciences, Schatz
               Hall, 222 St. Patrick Street (University and Dundas)
    CONTACT:   Iliana Arapis, Senior Director, Communications & PR, (416)
               596-3120; Katie Schrank, Communications Associate, (416)
               596-3101 ext. 3482; CAE contact: Pascale Alpha, Director,
               Global Communications, (514) 340-5475
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/01/c6596.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     ONTARIO SCIENCE CENTRE UNCOVERS THE SCIENCE OF SPYING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Ontario Science Centre, 770 Don Mills Road
    CONTACT:   Media contacts: Christine Crosbie, Media Relations Officer,
               (416) 696-3191, Cell: (416) 895-5482; Ellen Flowers, Media
               Relations Officer, (416) 696-3154, Cell: (416) 771-2614
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c6756.html

    TIME:      14:00 - 17:00
    EVENT:     ELDERCARE SEMINAR
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  North York Public Library, 5120 Yonge Street, 2nd Floor
               Auditorium
    CONTACT:   Peter Cook, Founder, (416) 481-2733,
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/23/c3092.html

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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      April 6 - April 10
    EVENT:     BELFAST MAYOR TOM HARTLEY OF SINN FEIN VISITS CANADA
    CITY:      HALIFAX, MONTREAL, LONDON, TORONTO AND HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  various
    CONTACT:   FOR INTERVIEWS WITH MAYOR HARTLEY PLEASE CONTACT: (416)
               402-3729
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c5751.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN ST. STEPHENS
    CITY:      ST. STEPHENS
    LOCATION:  Royal Canadian Legion, 43, Queen Street West
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c7077.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    TIME:      13:00
    EVENT:     MEDIA ARE INVITED TO VISIT THE EXHIBITION LEONARDO DA VINCI:
               MAN, INVENTOR, GENIUS
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Centre d'Exposition de Montréal, Centre Eaton, 5th floor,
               McGill Metro
    CONTACT:   R.S.V.P. before April 7: Sylvie Brunetta, Brunetta Etc!
               Communications, (450) 628-4014
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c7050.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN SUDBURY
    CITY:      SUDBURY
    LOCATION:  Days Inn, 117 Elm Street
    CONTACT:   (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c7091.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      08:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     SINO-FOREST DISCUSSES MODELLING AND VALUATION IN ITS FOREST
               ASSET VALUATION REPORT
    INTERNET:     
http://www.newswire.ca/en/webcast/viewEvent.cgi?eventID=2605240
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3415, (800) 731-6941
    CONTACT:   Dave Horsley, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial
               Officer, Tel: (905) 281-8889; Louisa Wong, Senior Manager,
               Investor Communications & Relations, Tel: +852 2514-2109
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c6817.html

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CORUS ENTERTAINMENT'S CONFERENCE CALL WITH CORUS SENIOR
               MANAGEMENT REGARDING SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.corusent.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-322-2356 or (416) 640-3405
    NOTES:     The call pass code is: 3654143.
    CONTACT:   Tracy Ewing, Vice President, Communications, Corus
               Entertainment Inc., (416) 642-3792
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/01/c6377.html

    TIME:      10:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     5N PLUS INC. HOSTS A CONFERENCE CALL TO DISCUSS ITS THIRD
               QUARTER RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.5nplus.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-731-5774, (416) 644-3417 or (514) 807-8791
    NOTES:     Media wishing to quote an analyst should contact the analyst
               personally for premission.
    CONTACT:   Jacques L'Ecuyer, President and Chief Executive Officer,
               (514) 856-0644
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/30/c5667.html

    TIME:      14:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     UNITED FINANCIAL'S "THE GAME PLAN" WEBCAST OFFERS INSIGHT
               INTO CURRENT INVESTMENT CLIMATE
    INTERNET:  www.unitedfinancial.ca or www.assante.com
    CONTACT:   Murray Oxby, Director, Communications, (416) 681-3254
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/03/c7285.html

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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      April 6 - April 10
    EVENT:     BELFAST MAYOR TOM HARTLEY OF SINN FEIN VISITS CANADA
    CITY:      HALIFAX, MONTREAL, LONDON, TORONTO AND HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  various
    CONTACT:   FOR INTERVIEWS WITH MAYOR HARTLEY PLEASE CONTACT: (416)
               402-3729
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c5751.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      08:30 - 10:30
    EVENT:     SPRING TREE PLANTING KICK-OFF AND MAJOR EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Main gates, Tommy Thompson Park (corner of Leslie St and
               Unwin Ave)
    CONTACT:   Paul Tyler, GoldFenix Communications, tel: (905) 235-7285;
               Victoria Ollers, GoldFenix Communications, tel: (416)
               822-2288
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2009/01/c6370.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN SUDBURY
    CITY:      SUDBURY
    LOCATION:  Days Inn, 117 Elm Street
    CONTACT:   (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/April2009/02/c7091.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      10:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     ASTRAL MEDIA INC.'S SECOND-QUARTER FINANCIAL RESULTS
               CONFERENCE CALL FOR FISCAL 2009
    INTERNET:  astralmedia.com
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-0232
    NOTES:     Call ten minutes before the start of the call to ensure that
               you are connected on time. Inform the conference coordinator
               that you wish to be connected to the Astral Media Inc.
               conference call.
    CONTACT:   Rachel Yates, Director, Corporate and Institutional
               Communications, (514) 939-5000, extension: 3077
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/19/c2587.html

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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      April 6 - April 10
    EVENT:     BELFAST MAYOR TOM HARTLEY OF SINN FEIN VISITS CANADA
    CITY:      HALIFAX, MONTREAL, LONDON, TORONTO AND HAMILTON
    LOCATION:  various
    CONTACT:   FOR INTERVIEWS WITH MAYOR HARTLEY PLEASE CONTACT: (416)
               402-3729
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/March2009/31/c5751.html

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