CNW Weekly Look-Ahead Calendar from Saturday, October 18 to Friday, October 24, 2008



    TORONTO, Oct. 17 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

    
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      October 18 - October 19
    EVENT:     THE CHILDREN'S WISH FOUNDATION OF CANADA'S NATIONAL
               WISHMAKER PARADE
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for more information
    CONTACT:   George James, Director, Communications, The Children's Wish
               Foundation of Canada, o: (905) 839-4566, ext. 240, c: (416)
               402-3783
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/05/c8654.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 18
    EVENT:     DIABETES CONFERENCE DRAWS INTERNATIONAL EXPERTS TO MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais Des Congrès du Montréal, 1001, place
               Jean-Paul-Riopelle
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Dolan, Marie-Anne Grondin, Edelman, (416) 979-1120
               ext. 257, (514) 844-6665 ext. 246,
               jennifer.dolan@edelman.com,
               marie-anne.grondin@edelman.com; Onsite: Jeremy Brace,
               Canadian Diabetes Association, (416) 671-2155,
               jeremy.brace@diabetes.ca
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/10/c5226.html

    DATE:      October 18th - October 19th
    EVENT:     12TH CONFERENCE OF HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENT OF
               COUNTRIES USING FRENCH AS A COMMON LANGUAGE
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Click on the URL below for more information.
    CONTACT:   Martin Brie, Senior Manager - Press Centre and Relations
               with Host Broadcaster, (418) 649-3368, Fax: (418) 649-3254
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/15/c4735.html

    TIME:      13:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     VANCOUVER 2010 MASCOTS SUMI, QUATCHI AND MIGA JOIN THE CP
               SPIRIT TRAIN
               EXPERIENCE
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Place des Vestiges on the Quays of the Old Port, across from
               Jacques-Cartier Pier
    CONTACT:   Breanne Feigel, Canadian Pacific, (403) 589-6949
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/08/c2353.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 18
    EVENT:     NORTH AMERICAN SPINE SOCIETY (NASS) ANNUAL MEETING
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Christine Chiu, MTCC, Marketing Manager, (416) 585-8106;
               Frank Kocich, NASS, Director of Marketing & Communications,
               (630) 230-3648, (773) 266-5063 CELL
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/09/c4807.html

    DATE:      October 18 - October 19
    EVENT:     ONTARIO NON-PROFIT HOUSING ASSOCIATION "GET CONNECTED" -
               LEADING INDUSTRY REPRESENTATIVES EXPLORE THE CONNECTIONS
               BETWEEN HOUSING, THE ECONOMY, HEALTH AND THE ENVIRONMENT AT
               THE 2008 ANNUAL CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ottawa Marriot Hotel 100 Kent Street & Ottawa Crowne Plaza,
               101 Rue Lyon Street
    CONTACT:   Rhona Duncan, Ontario Non-Profit Housing Association, Tel:
               (416) 927-9144 x 126, Cell: (647) 828-8081
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/10/c5245.html

    DATE:      October 18 - October 19
    EVENT:     LAWRENCE PARK COMMUNITY CHURCH CELEBRATES GRAND RE-OPENING
               WEEKEND
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Lawrence Park Community Church
    CONTACT:   Derek Mock, (416) 489-1551
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6584.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     TD CANADA TRUST IS THROWING A BIG PARTY AT SIMCOE AND CONLIN
               IN OSHAWA
    CITY:      OSHAWA
    LOCATION:  2061 Simcoe St N
    CONTACT:   Kelly Hechler, Media Relations, TD Bank Financial
               Group, (416) 982-2469
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/17/c6870.html

    TIME:      13:30
    EVENT:     THE SECOND ANNUAL LAW CONFERENCE OF THE CANADIAN
               CONSTITUTION FOUNDATION
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  the Days Inn (downtown), 30 Carlton Street
    CONTACT:   Media wishing to attend the 1:30 p.m. debate on Saturday
               October 18, or any other portions of this conference, must
               register with Adam Revay, who can be contacted at
               403-466-8980.
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/17/c6646.html

    TIME:      14:30 - 16:00
    EVENT:     FLICK OFF EXPRESS STOP
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  University of Ottawa, Confederation Park
    CONTACT:   David Holmes, (416) 628-5605; Chris McDowall, (416) 628-5648
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/22/c6990.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      October 17 - October 19
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY INSPIRING HOPE 2008 CONFERENCE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  The Westin Calgary
    CONTACT:   Deanna Kraus at (403) 541-5375, Media Relations Specialist,
               Canadian Cancer Society, Alberta/NWT Division
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/24/c7971.html
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      October 19
    EVENT:     THE CHILDREN'S WISH FOUNDATION OF CANADA'S NATIONAL
               WISHMAKER PARADE
    CITY:      PLEASE SEE URL FOR VARIOUS CITIES
    LOCATION:  Please see URL for more information
    CONTACT:   George James, Director, Communications, The Children's Wish
               Foundation of Canada, o: (905) 839-4566, ext. 240, c: (416)
               402-3783
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/05/c8654.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 19th
    EVENT:     12TH CONFERENCE OF HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENT OF
               COUNTRIES USING FRENCH AS A COMMON LANGUAGE
    CITY:      QUEBEC CITY
    LOCATION:  Click on the URL below for more information.
    CONTACT:   Martin Brie, Senior Manager - Press Centre and Relations
               with Host Broadcaster, (418) 649-3368, Fax: (418) 649-3254
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/July2008/15/c4735.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     AWARD OF THE 2008 RFI-REPORTERS WITHOUT BORDERS-OIF - JEAN
               HELENE PRIZES FOR PRINT MEDIA AND RADIO
    CITY:      QUEBEC
    LOCATION:  At the Governor-General's residence
    CONTACT:   RFI Contacts: Françoise Hollman, head of communication;
               Annick Beaumesnil, cultural operations: 33 1 4430 8951;
               Anthony Ravera, Press: 33 1 5640 2985; Andrée Navarro, 33 1
               5640 4727
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6677.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 19
    EVENT:     ONTARIO NON-PROFIT HOUSING ASSOCIATION "GET CONNECTED" -
               LEADING INDUSTRY REPRESENTATIVES EXPLORE THE CONNECTIONS
               BETWEEN HOUSING, THE ECONOMY, HEALTH AND THE ENVIRONMENT AT
               THE 2008 ANNUAL CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Ottawa Marriot Hotel 100 Kent Street & Ottawa Crowne Plaza,
               101 Rue Lyon Street
    CONTACT:   Rhona Duncan, Ontario Non-Profit Housing Association, Tel:
               (416) 927-9144 x 126, Cell: (647) 828-8081
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/10/c5245.html

    DATE:      October 19
    EVENT:     LAWRENCE PARK COMMUNITY CHURCH CELEBRATES GRAND RE-OPENING
               WEEKEND
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Lawrence Park Community Church
    CONTACT:   Derek Mock, (416) 489-1551
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6584.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     WISH COMES TRUE FOR 15 YEAR OLD ST. CATHARINE'S BOY
    CITY:      ST. CATHARINES
    LOCATION:  Future Shop - Fairview Mall, G2-285 Geneva Street
    CONTACT:   George James, Communications Director, The Children's Wish
               Foundation of Canada, o: (905) 839-4566, ext. 240, c: (416)
               402-3783
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/17/c6833.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     COMPUTATION'S WASTE REDUCTION WEEK COMPUTER RECYCLING EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  280 Jane St.
    CONTACT:   Dennis Maslo at (416) 629-5667 or 1-866-910-4358
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5598.html
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    <B>ALBERTA</B>

    DATE:      October 17 - October 19
    EVENT:     CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY INSPIRING HOPE 2008 CONFERENCE
    CITY:      CALGARY
    LOCATION:  The Westin Calgary
    CONTACT:   Deanna Kraus at (403) 541-5375, Media Relations Specialist,
               Canadian Cancer Society, Alberta/NWT Division
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/24/c7971.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      October 19 - October 22
    EVENT:     CANADIAN WIND ENERGY ASSOCIATION - 24TH ANNUAL CANWEA
               CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Convention and Exhibition Centre
    NOTES:     order to have full access to the media centre, plenary
               sessions, presentation venues workshops and tradeshow floor,
               media representatives are required to complete and
               application for accreditation. Members of the press may
               apply for accreditation at:
               http://www.canwea.ca/media/index_e.php
    CONTACT:   CanWEA Ottawa office: Ulrike Kucera, Media RelationsOfficer,
               (613) 234-8716 ext. 228 (office), (613) 867-4433 (mobile),
               ulrikekucera@canwea.ca, www.canwea.ca; Media contact in
               Vancouver: Lara Gerrits, Media Relations, Laura Ballance
               Media Group (LBMG), (604) 252-3613 (office), (604) 805-9545
               (mobile)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2356.html

    DATE:      October 19 - October 22
    EVENT:     CANADIAN WIND ENERGY ASSOCIATION WELCOMES YOUTH TO ANNUAL
               CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Centre
    CONTACT:   Lara Gerrits, Media Relations, Laura Ballance Media Group
               (LBMG), (604) 252-3613 (office), (604) 805-9545 (cell);
               Ulrike Kucera, CanWEA Media Relations Officer, (613)
               234-8716 ext. 228 (office), (613) 867-4433 (cell); Margret
               Brady Nankivell, British Council Climate Change
               Communications Officer, (613) 364-6237 (office), (613)
               301-5922 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/10/c5094.html

    DATE:      October 19 - October 22
    EVENT:     MEET WITH GERMAN WIND ENERGY COMPANIES AT THE CANWEA TRADE
               SHOW AND CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Exhibition and Convention Center (Canada Place),
               German pavilion, booth 515 and 600 to 615
    CONTACT:   Eva Lotta Schmidt, Business Consultant, (514) 844-3051, Fax:
               (514) 844-1473
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5910.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      October 19 - October 22
    EVENT:     30TH ANNUAL CGI FORUM BRINGS STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT AMS
               ADVANTAGE ERP
               COMMUNITY TOGETHER
    CITY:      HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA
    LOCATION:  See URL for details
    CONTACT:   Investors: Lorne Gorber, Vice-President, Global
               Communications and Investor Relations, (514) 841-3355;
               Media: Linda Odorisio, Vice-President, US Communications,
               (703) 267-8118
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6393.html
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      October 20 - October 26
    EVENT:     SAFE KIDS CANADA AND CN INVITE MEDIA TO COVER SAFE CROSSING
               WEEK 2008
    CITY:      NATIONAL
    LOCATION:  locations across Canada
    CONTACT:   Denyse Boxell, Project Leader, Safe Kids Canada, (416)
               813-5118
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5350.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     THE 2008 CAPITAL ONE JUST FOR LAUGHS COMEDY TOUR
    CITY:      SAINT JOHN
    LOCATION:  Imperial Theatre
    CONTACT:   Corrine Leon, National Tour Publicist, Corrine Leon
               Communications, (514) 603-6962
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/04/c9478.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 20 - October 21
    EVENT:     EXPOPLAST 08 IN MONTREAL! - SPOTLIGHT ON QUEBEC'S PLASTICS
               AND COMPOSITES INDUSTRY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès
    NOTES:     Monday, October 20, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. - Tuesday, October 21,
               10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    CONTACT:   Dean Dussault, (514) 843-2309; Roch Landriault, (514)
               843-2345
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c6028.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     COUNCIL OF THE FEDERATION - CANADA'S ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL
               SITUATION
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec / Centre CDP Capital,
               1000, place Jean-Paul-Riopelle
    NOTES:     1. Media are asked to register in advance by sending their
               name, media outlet and phone number to
               sigrid@councilofthefederation.ca.
               2. Media must register upon arrival at the meeting and
               obtain an identification badge, which must be worn at all
               times.
               3. A media work room will be available on the 2nd Floor,
               1000, place Jean-Paul-Riopelle
    CONTACT:   Hugo D'Amours, Press Secretary, Office of the Premier of
               Québec, (418) 643-5321; Sigrid Claasen, Council of the
               Federation Secretariat, (613) 563-4066
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6482.html

    TIME:      08:30
    EVENT:     NORWAY LAUNCHES FIRST CANADIAN TRANSATLANTIC SCIENCE WEEK
    CITY:      GATINEAU
    LOCATION:  Canadian Museum of Civilization, 100 Laurier Street
    CONTACT:   Kevin Putnam, (w.) (613) 238-6571, (m.) (416) 417-1893
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6476.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 14:00
    EVENT:     GILLES LEFRANCOIS - GUEST SPEAKER AT THE CANADIAN CLUB OF
               MONTREAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Saint James Club
    NOTES:     For additional information or to register:
               http://www.canadianclub-montreal.ca.
    CONTACT:   Mr. Jean Trudel, MBA, Vice President - Finance and Investors
               Relations, Innergex Renewable Energy Inc., (450) 928-2550
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6655.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 20
    EVENT:     NATIONAL QUALITY INSTITUTE ANNOUNCES AWARD WINNERS FOR
               EXCELLENCE IN 2008
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Kevin Dougherty, Board Chairman of the National
               Quality Institute, c/o Yvonne D'Souza - Sun Life Global
               Investments, (416) 979-6260; Allan Ebedes, President and
               CEO, National Quality Institute, (416) 251-7600, ext. 233
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/09/c2710.html

    DATE:      October 20 - October 21
    EVENT:     INVESTIGATIVE AND FORENSIC ACCOUNTING CONFERENCE BEING HELD
               IN NIAGARA FALLS
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Sheraton on the Falls Hotel
    CONTACT:   Tobin Lambie, Manager, Media, with the CICA at (416) 204-3228
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4428.html

    TIME:      08:00 - 09:30
    EVENT:     FEI CANADA NATIONAL BREAKFAST SEMINAR SPONSORED BY GRANT
               THORNTON
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Fairmont Royal York, Canadian Room, 100 Front Street West
    CONTACT:   Caroline Spivak, Profile Communications, (417) 371-9740
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6672.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 17:00
    EVENT:     TORONTO SMALL BUSINESS FORUM
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Delta Chelsea Hotel, 33 Gerrard Street West
    CONTACT:   Mark Toljagic, Communications Officer, Centennial College,
               (416) 289-5000, ext. 7142 or (416) 605-6012
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4409.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CRTC TO HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING
    CITY:      CAMBRIDGE
    LOCATION:  Future Inns Cambridge, 700 Hespeler Road
    NOTES:     For more information or to listen to the hearing through
               live audio feed,
               please visit our website at the following address,
    http://www.crtc.gc.ca/eng/broadcast.htm#NPH200810
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: MediaRelations
               (819) 997-9403, Fax: (819) 997-4245; General Inquiries: (819)
               997-0313, TDD: (819) 994-0423, Fax: (819) 994-0218,
               Toll-free #
               1-877-249-2782, TDD - Toll-free #
               1-877-909-2782; On-line Services
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2008/17/c6817.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     COMPUTATION'S WASTE REDUCTION WEEK COMPUTER RECYCLING EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  280 Jane St.
    CONTACT:   Dennis Maslo at (416) 629-5667 or 1-866-910-4358
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5598.html

    TIME:      11:00 - 13:30
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF 8TH ANNUAL WASTE REDUCTION WEEK
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Arcadian Court, 401 Bay Street, Simpson Tower, 8th Floor
    CONTACT:   Stephanie Nadalin, Optimum Public Relations, (416) 306-6561;
               Josie Haynes, Optimum Public Relations, (416) 934-8012
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5915.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     BUSINESS FOR THE ARTS AWARDS GALA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  the Carlu, 444 Yonge Street, 7th Floor
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Gordon, Media and Public Relations Manager,
               Business for the Arts, (647) 342-5822
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5892.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      October 19 - October 22
    EVENT:     CANADIAN WIND ENERGY ASSOCIATION - 24TH ANNUAL CANWEA
               CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Convention and Exhibition Centre
    NOTES:     order to have full access to the media centre, plenary
               sessions, presentation venues workshops and tradeshow floor,
               media representatives are required to complete and
               application for accreditation. Members of the press may
               apply for accreditation at:
               http://www.canwea.ca/media/index_e.php
    CONTACT:   CanWEA Ottawa office: Ulrike Kucera, Media RelationsOfficer,
               (613) 234-8716 ext. 228 (office), (613) 867-4433 (mobile),
               ulrikekucera@canwea.ca, www.canwea.ca; Media contact in
               Vancouver: Lara Gerrits, Media Relations, Laura Ballance
               Media Group (LBMG), (604) 252-3613 (office), (604) 805-9545
               (mobile)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2356.html

    DATE:      October 19 - October 22
    EVENT:     CANADIAN WIND ENERGY ASSOCIATION WELCOMES YOUTH TO ANNUAL
               CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Centre
    CONTACT:   Lara Gerrits, Media Relations, Laura Ballance Media Group
               (LBMG), (604) 252-3613 (office), (604) 805-9545 (cell);
               Ulrike Kucera, CanWEA Media Relations Officer, (613)
               234-8716 ext. 228 (office), (613) 867-4433 (cell); Margret
               Brady Nankivell, British Council Climate Change
               Communications Officer, (613) 364-6237 (office), (613)
               301-5922 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/10/c5094.html

    DATE:      October 20 - October 22
    EVENT:     MEET WITH GERMAN WIND ENERGY COMPANIES AT THE CANWEA TRADE
               SHOW AND CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Exhibition and Convention Center (Canada Place),
               German pavilion, booth 515 and 600 to 615
    CONTACT:   Eva Lotta Schmidt, Business Consultant, (514) 844-3051, Fax:
               (514) 844-1473
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5910.html

    TIME:      09:00 - 10:30
    EVENT:     CANWEA TO UNVEIL STRATEGIC VISION FOR WIND ENERGY IN CANADA
               AT 2008 ANNUAL CONFERENCE: FAST FORWARD TO WIND
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Convention & Exhibition Centre - 999 Canada Place
    NOTES:     To register: http://www.canwea.ca/media/index_e.php
    CONTACT:   Ulrike Kucera, Media Relations Officer, (613) 234-8716 ext.
               228, Mobile: (613) 867-4433
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/21/c5857.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 12:00
    EVENT:     CNIB INDUSTRIAL EYE SAFETY PROGRAM BC WORKSHOP
    CITY:      BURNABY
    LOCATION:  Construction Safety Association BC, 203 - 5489 Byrne Rd.
    CONTACT:   Deborah Churchill, Manager Communications, Western Canada,
               (604) 431-2174 (work), (604) 340-6385 (cell)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5866.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      October 20 - October 22
    EVENT:     30TH ANNUAL CGI FORUM BRINGS STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT AMS
               ADVANTAGE ERP
               COMMUNITY TOGETHER
    CITY:      HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA
    LOCATION:  See URL for details
    CONTACT:   Investors: Lorne Gorber, Vice-President, Global
               Communications and Investor Relations, (514) 841-3355;
               Media: Linda Odorisio, Vice-President, US Communications,
               (703) 267-8118
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6393.html
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      October 21 - October 26
    EVENT:     SAFE KIDS CANADA AND CN INVITE MEDIA TO COVER SAFE CROSSING
               WEEK 2008
    CITY:      NATIONAL
    LOCATION:  locations across Canada
    CONTACT:   Denyse Boxell, Project Leader, Safe Kids Canada, (416)
               813-5118
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5350.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 21
    EVENT:     EXPOPLAST 08 IN MONTREAL! - SPOTLIGHT ON QUEBEC'S PLASTICS
               AND COMPOSITES INDUSTRY
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Palais des congrès
    NOTES:     Monday, October 20, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. - Tuesday, October 21,
               10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    CONTACT:   Dean Dussault, (514) 843-2309; Roch Landriault, (514)
               843-2345
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c6028.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA'S MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN GASPE
    CITY:      GASPE
    LOCATION:  Hôtel des Commandants, 178, rue de la Reine
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6432.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      October 21
    EVENT:     INVESTIGATIVE AND FORENSIC ACCOUNTING CONFERENCE BEING HELD
               IN NIAGARA FALLS
    CITY:      NIAGARA FALLS
    LOCATION:  Sheraton on the Falls Hotel
    CONTACT:   Tobin Lambie, Manager, Media, with the CICA at (416) 204-3228
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4428.html

    DATE:      October 21
    EVENT:     CHEESE FOR CHARITY DAY, A FUNDRAISER TO HELP SUPPORT
               CHILDREN'S MIRACLE NETWORK
    CITY:      PARTICIPATING TRADITIONAL PIZZA PIZZA RESTAURANTS IN ONTARIO
    LOCATION:  participating traditional Pizza Pizza restaurants in Ontario
    CONTACT:   Kristen Luszka, Torchia Communications, Tel.: (416) 341-9929
               Ext 228, ; Jason Chapman, Torchia Communications, Tel.:
               (416) 341-9929 Ext 224
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c6101.html

    DATE:      October 21
    EVENT:     OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST MICHAEL PHELPS AT POWER WITHIN
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Metro Toronto Convention Centre
    CONTACT:   Mich Ahern, Office: 1-866-994-2555, Mobile: (416) 454-8060
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c2179.html

    TIME:      07:30 - 09:00
    EVENT:     HEAR FULL RESULTS OF HRPA 2008 WORKFORCE PLANNING SURVEY:
               'EMPLOYERS REMAIN UNPREPARED FOR EXODUS OF RETIRING BOOMERS'
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  CANOE RESTAURANT, 54th Floor, TD Tower
    CONTACT:   TO CONFIRM ATTENDANCE OR TO ARRANGE PHONE INTERVIEWS
               PLS. CONTACT: MARK NUSCA, Porter Novelli Canada, (416)
               422-7179
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6542.html

    TIME:      07:30
    EVENT:     MEDIA ADVISORY - DR. HARALD ZUR HAUSEN, 2008 GAIRDNER AND
               NOBEL PRIZE LAUREATE, SPEAKS AT PUBLIC LECTURE IN TORONTO:
               HPV: VACCINATING AGAINST CANCER
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  MaRS Centre, 101 College Street
    CONTACT:   Bob Ramsay, (416) 598-3970
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/09/c4831.html

    TIME:      08:00
    EVENT:     BANK OF CANADA INTEREST RATE ANNOUNCEMENT - LOCK-UP
    CITY:      OTTAWA
    LOCATION:  Bank's head office in Ottawa. (Please use the East Tower
               entrance at 234 Wellington Street and proceed to the
               reception desk. Be sure to have your press card with you.)
    CONTACT:   Jeremy Harrison, (613) 782-8782
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6468.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CRTC TO HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING
    CITY:      CAMBRIDGE
    LOCATION:  Future Inns Cambridge, 700 Hespeler Road
    NOTES:     For more information or to listen to the hearing through
               live audio feed,
               please visit our website at the following address,
    http://www.crtc.gc.ca/eng/broadcast.htm#NPH200810
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: MediaRelations
               997-0313, TDD: (819) 994-0423, Fax: (819) 994-0218,
               Toll-free #
               1-877-249-2782, TDD - Toll-free #
               1-877-909-2782; On-line Services
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2008/17/c6817.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     COMPUTATION'S WASTE REDUCTION WEEK COMPUTER RECYCLING EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  280 Jane St.
    CONTACT:   Dennis Maslo at (416) 629-5667 or 1-866-910-4358
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5598.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 12:30
    EVENT:     TRAVEL INDUSTRY COUNCIL OF ONTARIO'S CONSUMER AWARENESS
               CAMPAIGN LAUNCH
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Exhibition Loop Streetcar Stop, Exhibition Place. Behind the
               Horse Palace on Manitoba Drive.
    CONTACT:   Jackie Cousins, Larter Advertising, (416) 543-7700
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/17/c6872.html

    TIME:      11:30 - 14:00
    EVENT:     THE SMALL BUSINESS SUMMIT WITH SIR RICHARD BRANSON
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Liberty Grand, 25 British Columbia Road
    CONTACT:   Jennifer Link or Thomas Sargent at (416) 979-1120 x235/250
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/14/c5746.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      October 22
    EVENT:     CANADIAN WIND ENERGY ASSOCIATION - 24TH ANNUAL CANWEA
               CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Convention and Exhibition Centre
    NOTES:     order to have full access to the media centre, plenary
               sessions, presentation venues workshops and tradeshow floor,
               media representatives are required to complete and
               application for accreditation. Members of the press may
               apply for accreditation at:
               http://www.canwea.ca/media/index_e.php
    CONTACT:   CanWEA Ottawa office: Ulrike Kucera, Media RelationsOfficer,
               (613) 234-8716 ext. 228 (office), (613) 867-4433 (mobile),
               ulrikekucera@canwea.ca, www.canwea.ca; Media contact in
               Vancouver: Lara Gerrits, Media Relations, Laura Ballance
               Media Group (LBMG), (604) 252-3613 (office), (604) 805-9545
               (mobile)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2356.html

    DATE:      October 22
    EVENT:     CANADIAN WIND ENERGY ASSOCIATION WELCOMES YOUTH TO ANNUAL
               CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Centre
    CONTACT:   Lara Gerrits, Media Relations, Laura Ballance Media Group
               (LBMG), (604) 252-3613 (office), (604) 805-9545 (cell);
               Ulrike Kucera, CanWEA Media Relations Officer, (613)
               234-8716 ext. 228 (office), (613) 867-4433 (cell); Margret
               Brady Nankivell, British Council Climate Change
               Communications Officer, (613) 364-6237 (office), (613)
               301-5922 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/10/c5094.html

    DATE:      October 21 - October 22
    EVENT:     MEET WITH GERMAN WIND ENERGY COMPANIES AT THE CANWEA TRADE
               SHOW AND CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Exhibition and Convention Center (Canada Place),
               German pavilion, booth 515 and 600 to 615
    CONTACT:   Eva Lotta Schmidt, Business Consultant, (514) 844-3051, Fax:
               (514) 844-1473
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5910.html

    DATE:      October 21
    EVENT:     29TH EDITION OF SMALL BUSINESS WEEK. - YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR
               AWARDS CEREMONY
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  N/A
    CONTACT:   Johanne Bissonnette, Media Relations Manager, (514) 283-7929
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6357.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 12:30
    EVENT:     EXPERTS DISCUSS CHALLENGES FACING INVESTORS TODAY AND NEW
               NATIONAL INVESTOR RESEARCH AT BCSC CAPITAL IDEAS 2008
               CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Four Seasons Hotel, 791 W. Georgia Street
    CONTACT:   Ken Gracey, (604) 899-6577 or (B.C. & Alberta) 1-800-373-6393
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6558.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      16:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     CN TO REPORT THIRD-QUARTER 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS
    INTERNET:  http://www.cn.ca/en/investors.shtml
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-542-4239 or 416-641-6114 by 4.20 p.m. ET
    CONTACT:   Media: Mark Hallman, Director, Communications, Media, (905)
               669-3384; Investment Community: Robert Noorigian,
               Vice-President, Investor Relations, (514) 399-0052
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/03/c2991.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      October 21 - October 22
    EVENT:     30TH ANNUAL CGI FORUM BRINGS STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT AMS
               ADVANTAGE ERP
               COMMUNITY TOGETHER
    CITY:      HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA
    LOCATION:  See URL for details
    CONTACT:   Investors: Lorne Gorber, Vice-President, Global
               Communications and Investor Relations, (514) 841-3355;
               Media: Linda Odorisio, Vice-President, US Communications,
               (703) 267-8118
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6393.html
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      October 21 - October 26
    EVENT:     SAFE KIDS CANADA AND CN INVITE MEDIA TO COVER SAFE CROSSING
               WEEK 2008
    CITY:      NATIONAL
    LOCATION:  locations across Canada
    CONTACT:   Denyse Boxell, Project Leader, Safe Kids Canada, (416)
               813-5118
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5350.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     THE 2008 CAPITAL ONE JUST FOR LAUGHS COMEDY TOUR
    CITY:      MONCTON
    LOCATION:  Capitol Theatre
    CONTACT:   Corrine Leon, National Tour Publicist, Corrine Leon
               Communications, (514) 603-6962
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/04/c9478.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 21 - October 25
    EVENT:     7TH MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL ADVENTURE FILM FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  UQAM's Salle Marie-Guérin-Lajoie
    CONTACT:   Anne-Marie Braconnier, (514) 277-3477 ext. 25
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/25/c6326.html

    DATE:      October 21
    EVENT:     PUBLIC NOTICE -THE WEST MONTREAL READAPTATION CENTRE (WMRC)
               ANNUAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY
    CITY:      LACHINE
    LOCATION:  8000 Notre-Dame in Lachine
    CONTACT:   Sylvie Tremblay, Coordinator, Communications and Special
               Projects, (514) 363-3025
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/06/c4892.html

    TIME:      16:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     ELECTRONIC ARTS -  LAUNCH OF BOOGIE SUPERSTAR FOR THE WII
               PLATFORM
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  EA Montréal, 3 Place Ville-Marie, 1st Floor
    NOTES:     Please RSVP by Monday, October 20 at the latest
    CONTACT:   Roch Landriault, (514) 843-2345, Cell: (514) 249-4537
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5983.html

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT OF CANADIAN
               NATIONAL SHOPS SITE IN POINTE SAINT-CHARLES
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  basement of Eglise Saint-Charles at 2115 Centre Street
    CONTACT:   Luc Doray, (514) 872-3568, Cell.: (514) 977-8365
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/09/c4956.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CRTC TO HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING
    CITY:      CAMBRIDGE
    LOCATION:  Future Inns Cambridge, 700 Hespeler Road
    NOTES:     For more information or to listen to the hearing through
               live audio feed,
               please visit our website at the following address,
    http://www.crtc.gc.ca/eng/broadcast.htm#NPH200810
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: MediaRelations
               997-0313, TDD: (819) 994-0423, Fax: (819) 994-0218,
               Toll-free #
               1-877-249-2782, TDD - Toll-free #
               1-877-909-2782; On-line Services
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2008/17/c6817.html

    TIME:      10:00
    EVENT:     THE "ULTIMATE CAREER TALK" BRINGS THE WORLD'S TOP SCIENTISTS
               TO EXPLAIN THEIR
               DISCOVERIES TO TORONTO'S BRIGHTEST HIGH SCHOOL SCIENCE
               STUDENTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Tribute Concert Hall in the Accolade East Building, York
               University
    CONTACT:   Bob Ramsay, (4l6) 598-3970
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6541.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     COMPUTATION'S WASTE REDUCTION WEEK COMPUTER RECYCLING EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  280 Jane St.
    CONTACT:   Dennis Maslo at (416) 629-5667 or 1-866-910-4358
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5598.html

    TIME:      18:00
    EVENT:     PEN CANADA 25TH ANNIVERSARY
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Fleck Dance Theatre, Queen's Quay West
    CONTACT:   Sarah Elton, (416) 995-2002
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6575.html
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    <B>BRITISH COLUMBIA</B>

    DATE:      October 21 - October 22
    EVENT:     CANADIAN WIND ENERGY ASSOCIATION - 24TH ANNUAL CANWEA
               CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Convention and Exhibition Centre
    NOTES:     order to have full access to the media centre, plenary
               sessions, presentation venues workshops and tradeshow floor,
               media representatives are required to complete and
               application for accreditation. Members of the press may
               apply for accreditation at:
               http://www.canwea.ca/media/index_e.php
    CONTACT:   CanWEA Ottawa office: Ulrike Kucera, Media RelationsOfficer,
               (613) 234-8716 ext. 228 (office), (613) 867-4433 (mobile),
               ulrikekucera@canwea.ca, www.canwea.ca; Media contact in
               Vancouver: Lara Gerrits, Media Relations, Laura Ballance
               Media Group (LBMG), (604) 252-3613 (office), (604) 805-9545
               (mobile)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/02/c2356.html

    DATE:      October 21 - October 22
    EVENT:     CANADIAN WIND ENERGY ASSOCIATION WELCOMES YOUTH TO ANNUAL
               CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Centre
    CONTACT:   Lara Gerrits, Media Relations, Laura Ballance Media Group
               (LBMG), (604) 252-3613 (office), (604) 805-9545 (cell);
               Ulrike Kucera, CanWEA Media Relations Officer, (613)
               234-8716 ext. 228 (office), (613) 867-4433 (cell); Margret
               Brady Nankivell, British Council Climate Change
               Communications Officer, (613) 364-6237 (office), (613)
               301-5922 (cell)
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/10/c5094.html

    DATE:      October 21 - October 22
    EVENT:     MEET WITH GERMAN WIND ENERGY COMPANIES AT THE CANWEA TRADE
               SHOW AND CONFERENCE
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Vancouver Exhibition and Convention Center (Canada Place),
               German pavilion, booth 515 and 600 to 615
    CONTACT:   Eva Lotta Schmidt, Business Consultant, (514) 844-3051, Fax:
               (514) 844-1473
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5910.html

    TIME:      08:30 - 13:30
    EVENT:     METRO VANCOUVER LEADERS SUMMIT ON IMMIGRANT EMPLOYMENT
    CITY:      VANCOUVER
    LOCATION:  Morris J Wosk Centre for Dialogue, Simon Fraser University,
               515 West Hastings Street
    CONTACT:   Carla S. Shore, C-Shore, Communications Inc., P: (604)
               731-0975, C: (604) 329-0975
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/14/c5842.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      11:30 Eastern
    EVENT:     LAUNCH OF KRAFT HOCKEYVILLE 2009
    PHONE NO.: 1-800-732-6179 or 416-644-3415
    CONTACT:   Jessica Hanick, Erin O'Reilly, On behalf of Kraft Canada,
               (416) 342-1819,
               (416) 342-1811; James Lamont, On behalf of CBC, (Office)
               (416) 342-1818,
               (Mobile) (416) 859-5870
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/17/c6849.html

    TIME:      13:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     VITRAN CORPORATION INC. INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST
    INTERNET:  www.vitran.com
    PHONE NO.: (800) 738-1032
    CONTACT:   Robert Rinderman, Norberto Aja, Jaffoni & Collins
               Incorporated, (212) 835-8500
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4529.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    DATE:      October 21 - October 22
    EVENT:     30TH ANNUAL CGI FORUM BRINGS STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT AMS
               ADVANTAGE ERP
               COMMUNITY TOGETHER
    CITY:      HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA
    LOCATION:  See URL for details
    CONTACT:   Investors: Lorne Gorber, Vice-President, Global
               Communications and Investor Relations, (514) 841-3355;
               Media: Linda Odorisio, Vice-President, US Communications,
               (703) 267-8118
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6393.html

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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      October 23 - October 26
    EVENT:     SAFE KIDS CANADA AND CN INVITE MEDIA TO COVER SAFE CROSSING
               WEEK 2008
    CITY:      NATIONAL
    LOCATION:  locations across Canada
    CONTACT:   Denyse Boxell, Project Leader, Safe Kids Canada, (416)
               813-5118
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5350.html
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    <B>NEW BRUNSWICK</B>

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     THE 2008 CAPITAL ONE JUST FOR LAUGHS COMEDY TOUR
    CITY:      MONCTON
    LOCATION:  Capitol Theatre
    CONTACT:   Corrine Leon, National Tour Publicist, Corrine Leon
               Communications, (514) 603-6962
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/04/c9478.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 23 - October 25
    EVENT:     7TH MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL ADVENTURE FILM FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  UQAM's Salle Marie-Guérin-Lajoie
    CONTACT:   Anne-Marie Braconnier, (514) 277-3477 ext. 25
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/25/c6326.html

    TIME:      12:00 - 20:00
    EVENT:     PASSPORT CANADA'S MOBILE PASSPORT UNIT IN STE-ANNE-DES-MONTS
    CITY:      STE-ANNE-DES-MONTS
    LOCATION:  Maison de la culture, 120 7e rue Ouest
    CONTACT:   Media enquiries: (819) 934-3837
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6432.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     CRTC TO HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING
    CITY:      CAMBRIDGE
    LOCATION:  Future Inns Cambridge, 700 Hespeler Road
    NOTES:     For more information or to listen to the hearing through
               live audio feed,
               please visit our website at the following address,
    CONTACT:   Media Relations: MediaRelations
               997-0313, TDD: (819) 994-0423, Fax: (819) 994-0218,
               Toll-free #
               1-877-249-2782, TDD - Toll-free #
               1-877-909-2782; On-line Services
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/fgov/en/releases/archive/October2008/17/c6817.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     COMPUTATION'S WASTE REDUCTION WEEK COMPUTER RECYCLING EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  280 Jane St.
    CONTACT:   Dennis Maslo at (416) 629-5667 or 1-866-910-4358
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5598.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      09:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     CANAM GROUP INC. - WEBCAST OF CONFERENCE CALL WITH FINANCIAL
               ANALYSTS AND THE MEDIA
    INTERNET:  www.canamgroup.ws
    PHONE NO.: 1-866-542-4262
    CONTACT:   Jasmin Gosselin, Vice President, Communications, Canam Group
               Inc., (450) 641-4000
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/10/c5171.html

    TIME:      11:00 Mountain
    EVENT:     ENCANA HOLDA CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST ON THIRD QUARTER
               2008 RESULTS
    INTERNET:  www.encana.com, under Investor Relations
    PHONE NO.: (888) 337-8259 and quote access code 7433356
    CONTACT:   Investor contact: Paul Gagne, Vice-President, Investor
               Relations, (403) 645-4737; Ryder McRitchie, Manager,
               Investor Relations, (403) 645-2007; Susan Grey, Manager,
               Investor Relations, (403) 645-4751; Media contact: Alan
               Boras, Manager, Media Relations, (403) 645-4747
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/08/c4424.html
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    <B>NATIONAL</B>

    DATE:      October 24 - October 26
    EVENT:     SAFE KIDS CANADA AND CN INVITE MEDIA TO COVER SAFE CROSSING
               WEEK 2008
    CITY:      NATIONAL
    LOCATION:  locations across Canada
    CONTACT:   Denyse Boxell, Project Leader, Safe Kids Canada, (416)
               813-5118
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5350.html
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    <B>PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND</B>

    TIME:      19:00
    EVENT:     THE 2008 CAPITAL ONE JUST FOR LAUGHS COMEDY TOUR
    CITY:      CHARLOTTETOWN
    LOCATION:  Confederation Centre
    CONTACT:   Corrine Leon, National Tour Publicist, Corrine Leon
               Communications, (514) 603-6962
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/04/c9478.html
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    <B>QUEBEC</B>

    DATE:      October 24 - October 25
    EVENT:     7TH MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL ADVENTURE FILM FESTIVAL
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  UQAM's Salle Marie-Guérin-Lajoie
    CONTACT:   Anne-Marie Braconnier, (514) 277-3477 ext. 25
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/August2008/25/c6326.html

    DATE:      October 24
    EVENT:     HEC MONTREAL - ANNUAL ALUMNI HOMECOMING WITH THE THEME
               "PASSEPORT POUR LE SAVOIR" (PASSPORT FOR KNOWLEDGE).
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  HEC
    CONTACT:   Kristel Glockner, Activity Coordinator, Alumni Office,
               Réseau HEC Montréal, (514) 340-6706
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c5828.html

    TIME:      17:30
    EVENT:     THE 24 HOURS OF TREMBLANT IS COUNTING ON A NEW LAUNCH
               FORMULA TO HIGHLIGHT THE MILLION DOLLARS RAISED BY ITS EVENT
               LAST YEAR!
    CITY:      MONTREAL
    LOCATION:  Théâtre TELUS, at 1280 rue St-Denis (corner of Ste-Catherine)
    NOTES:     Press briefing (5:30 to 6 p.m.) / Celebration (from 6 p.m.)
    CONTACT:   Carla Beauvais, (514) 843-4160, ext. 221
    URL: http://www.cnw.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6490.html
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    <B>ONTARIO</B>

    DATE:      Oct. 24th - Oct. 26th
    EVENT:     DR. MEHMET OZ SPEAKS ABOUT RAISING HEALTHY KIDS AT "THE
               OPRAH WINFREY SHOW".
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  TORONTO
    CONTACT:   Yvette Murray, (416) 966-2626
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2008/10/c2073.html

    TIME:      09:30
    EVENT:     THE "ULTIMATE CAREER TALK" BRINGS THE WORLD'S TOP SCIENTISTS
               TO EXPLAIN THEIR
               DISCOVERIES TO TORONTO'S BRIGHTEST HIGH SCHOOL SCIENCE
               STUDENTS
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Hart House Theatre, U of T
    CONTACT:   Bob Ramsay, (4l6) 598-3970
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c6541.html

    TIME:      10:00 - 19:00
    EVENT:     COMPUTATION'S WASTE REDUCTION WEEK COMPUTER RECYCLING EVENT
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  280 Jane St.
    CONTACT:   Dennis Maslo at (416) 629-5667 or 1-866-910-4358
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c5598.html

    TIME:      18:30
    EVENT:     OSTEOPOROSIS CANADA HOSTS FOODIE EXTRAVAGANZA
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Steam Whistle Brewery
    CONTACT:   Gillian Fedchak, Manager, Resource Development -
               Osteoporosis Canada, Tel: (416) 696-2663
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/16/c3686.html

    TIME:      21:30
    EVENT:     SPECIAL SCREENING OF MIKE MCKEOWN'S AWARD-WINNING
               DOCUMENTARY ON THE SPORT 'ROCK PAPER SCISSORS: A GEEK
               TRAGEDY'
    CITY:      TORONTO
    LOCATION:  Bloor Cinema, 506 Bloor Street West
    CONTACT:   Jessica Davidson, (416) 969-2735
    URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/September2008/23/c7357.html
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    <B>WEBCAST/CONFERENCE CALL</B>

    TIME:      11:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     PRIMARY ENERGY RECYCLING CORPORATION THIRD QUARTER 2008
               RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL
    PHONE NO.: (416) 644-3414 or (800) 733-7571
    CONTACT:   V. Michael Alverson, Chief Financial Officer, Primary
               Energy, (630) 371-0639
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/01/c2461.html
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    <B>USA</B>

    TIME:      12:45 - 16:00 Eastern
    EVENT:     RECEPTION FOR WOMEN ARRIVING IN NEW YORK CITY AFTER RUNNING
               FROM MILTON,
               ONTARIO FOR COLORECTAL CANCER AWARENESS
    CITY:      NEW YORK
    LOCATION:  12:45 p.m. - The team runs through the Holland Tunnel
               1:00 p.m.  - The team's escorted by the NYPD through Hudson
               River Park
               2:30 p.m.  - Arrival at the Canadian Consulate General, at
               6th Avenue and 50th Street
               4:00 p.m.  - Closing reception  in the "Canada Room" of the
               Canadian Consulate General, 1251 Avenue of Americas.
    CONTACT:   Julie Wajcman at 1-877-50COLON (26566)
    URL: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/October2008/15/c6010.html
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