Media Advisory - Weathering the Global Storm: An Economic Outlook

    CALGARY, April 2 /CNW Telbec/ - The Conference Board will release its
latest economic forecast for Canada at Weathering the Global Storm: An
Economic Outlook in Calgary.

    When:   Monday, April 6, 2009

    Who:    Kip Beckman, Principal Research Associate, will provide the
            economic outlook for the U.S. and the world, at 8:45 a.m.

            Pedro Antunes, Director, National and Provincial Forecast, will
            present the Conference Board's latest national economic forecast,
            Canadian Outlook - Spring 2009, at 9:30 a.m.

            Marie-Christine Bernard, Associate Director, Provincial Forecast,
            will discuss the state of Alberta's economy and when it can
            expect to rebound from the recession, at 11:00 a.m.

            Glen Hodgson, Senior Vice-President, Forecasting and Analysis and
            Chief Economist, will deliver the keynote presentation, Crisis
            and Transformation: How will the World be Different After the
            Recession? at 12:50 p.m.

    Where:  Calgary TELUS Convention Centre, 120 9 Ave SE.

    For more information, visit:

    Media must register in advance.

For further information:

For further information: or media accreditation: Yvonne Squires, Media
Relations, (613) 526-3090, ext. 221,

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