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September 08, 2010 11:19 ET

Media Advisory: BMO Capital Markets Hosts 11th Annual Media & Telecom Investor Conference

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 8, 2010) - BMO Capital Markets, the investment and corporate banking arm of BMO Financial Group (TSX:BMO)(NYSE:BMO), will hold its 11th Annual Media & Telecom Conference on September 14th in Toronto.

The conference will feature senior management from leading Media and Telecom companies for an in-depth look at the sector's current challenges and future opportunities.

This one-day event will be moderated by members of BMO Capital Markets top-ranked* Equity Research Team, including Tim Casey, Jeff Logsdon and Peter Rhamey.

Presentations will focus on the following key themes: 

  • Senior executives from the incumbent wireless companies and new entrants will discuss the implications of the changing competitive landscape and growth opportunities in mobile broadband.
  • Competition for household telecommunications spending will intensify as cable companies launch wireless services and telephone companies roll out video services. Hear from the players on both sides of this business.
  • Content applications are positioned to accelerate across a variety of platforms. How are content companies balancing the growth of new services against the erosion of incumbent businesses?
  • Exploring the opportunity and economic benefits of 3-D technology on the film and exhibition business

**Agenda (All times in ET)

7:30 a.m. - Breakfast & Registration

8:40 a.m. - Opening Remarks, Kevin Lynch, Vice-Chair, BMO Financial Group

8:45 a.m. - Rogers Communications, Rob Bruce, President, Communications

9:15 a.m. - Manitoba Telecom Services, Pierre Blouin, CEO

9:45 a.m. - Break

10:15 a.m. - TELUS, Joseph Natale, Chief Commercial Officer

10:45 a.m. - Bell Aliant, Karen Sheriff, President & CEO

11:15 a.m. - BCE, George Cope, President & CEO

11:45 a.m. - Working Lunch

12:30 p.m. - Quebecor, Jean-François Pruneau, VP, Finance

1:00 p.m. - Public Mobile, Jim Hardy, EVP & CFO

1:30 p.m. - WIND Mobile, Ken Campbell, CEO

2:00 p.m. - Break

2:15 p.m. - Yellow Media, Marc Tellier, President & CEO

2:45 p.m. - Torstar, David Holland, President & CEO

3:15 p.m. - Cineplex Galaxy, Ellis Jacob, President & CEO

3:45 p.m. - Corus Entertainment, John Cassaday, President & CEO

4:15 p.m. - End of Conference

*2009 Brendan Wood International Survey (Canada)

** Agenda subject to change

Presentations will be webcast and archived on the conference homepage on the BMO Capital Markets website. An agenda with presentation times for the conference is also available on the conference homepage:

About BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets is a leading, full-service North American financial services provider, with over 2,000 employees operating in 14 North American offices and 26 worldwide, offering corporate, institutional and government clients access to a complete range of investment and corporate banking products and services. BMO Capital Markets is a member of BMO Financial Group (TSX:BMO)(NYSE:BMO), one of the largest diversified financial services providers in North America with US$386 billion total assets and 38,000 employees as at July 31, 2010.



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