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Agenda, Hearing 6 February 2012, Calgary, Alberta

Agenda (Revised on 30 January 2012)

 HEARING

Calgary, Alberta

6 to 10 February 2012 at 9:00 a.m.

The Coast Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre
1316-33rd Street N. E.
Calgary
, Alberta

Hearing Room: Plaza 1-2
Temporary Examination Room:
Plaza 3 - 403-457-2016

Interventions received concerning the applications scheduled for this hearing are available on the public examination files.

Reference Documents: Broadcasting Notices of Consultation CRTC 2011-694 and 2011-694-1.


Public Files

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Monday, 6 February 2012

Appearing Items

Calgary market

Phase I – Presentations by the applicants

1. Diversified Society of Alberta
Calgary, Alberta
Application 2011-0687-3

Application by Diversified Society of Alberta, a not-for-profit organization, for a broadcasting licence to operate an ethnic-based FM radio programming undertaking in Calgary.

2. Unison Media Inc.
Calgary, Alberta
Application 2011-1327-4

Application by Unison Media Inc. for a broadcasting licence to operate an ethnic commercial specialty FM radio programming undertaking in Calgary.

3. Alberta Mosaic Radio Broadcasting Inc.
Calgary, Alberta
Application 2011-1345-6

Application by Alberta Mosaic Radio Broadcasting Inc. for a broadcasting licence to operate an ethnic commercial specialty FM radio programming undertaking in Calgary.

4. Multicultural Broadcasting Corporation Inc.
Calgary, Alberta
Application 2011-1334-9

Application by Multicultural Broadcasting Corporation Inc. for a broadcasting licence to operate an ethnic commercial FM radio programming undertaking in Calgary.

 Tuesday, 7 February 2012

 5. Punjabi – World Network Ltd.
Calgary, Alberta
Application 2011-0936-4

Application by Punjabi – World Network Ltd. for a broadcasting licence to operate an ethnic commercial AM radio programming undertaking in Calgary.

6. Jim Pattison Broadcast Group Ltd. (the general partner) and Jim Pattison Industries Ltd. (the limited partner), carrying on business as Jim Pattison Broadcast Group Limited Partnership
Calgary, Alberta
Application 2011-1325-8

Application by Jim Pattison Broadcast Group Ltd. (the general partner) and Jim Pattison Industries Ltd. (the limited partner), carrying on business as Jim Pattison Broadcast Group Limited Partnership, for a broadcasting licence to operate an English-language commercial FM radio programming undertaking in Calgary.

7. Harvard Broadcasting Inc.
Calgary, Alberta
Application 2011-1338-1

Application by Harvard Broadcasting Inc. for a broadcasting licence to operate an English-language commercial FM radio programming undertaking in Calgary.

8. Bell Media Inc. and 7550413 Canada Inc., partners in a general partnership carrying on business as Bell Media Calgary Radio Partnership
Calgary, Alberta
Application 2011-1341-4

Application by Bell Media Inc. and 7550413 Canada Inc., partners in a general partnership carrying on business as Bell Media Calgary Radio Partnership, for a broadcasting licence to operate an English-language commercial FM radio programming undertaking in Calgary.

 Wednesday, 8 February 2012

 9. Clear Sky Radio Inc.
Calgary, Alberta
Application 2011-1343-0

Application by Clear Sky Radio Inc. for a broadcasting licence to operate an English-language commercial FM radio programming undertaking in Calgary.

10. 7954689 Canada Inc.
Calgary, Alberta
Application 2011-1344-8

Application by 7954689 Canada Inc. for a broadcasting licence to operate an English-language commercial FM radio programming undertaking in Calgary.

11. Rawlco Radio Ltd.
Calgary, Alberta
Application 2011-1340-7

Application by Rawlco Radio Ltd. for a broadcasting licence to operate an English-language commercial FM radio programming undertaking in Calgary.

12. Corus Entertainment Inc., on behalf of its wholly owned subsidiary CKIK-FM Limited
Calgary, Alberta
Application 2011-1347-2

Application by Corus Entertainment Inc., on behalf of its wholly owned subsidiary CKIK-FM Limited, to amend the broadcasting licence for the AM radio programming undertaking CHQR Calgary. The licensee proposes to add an FM transmitter in Calgary to broadcast the programming of CHQR.

 Thursday, 9 February 2012

 Phase II – Interventions on competing applications

1. Diversified Society of Alberta

2. Unison Media Inc.

3. Alberta Mosaic Radio Broadcasting Inc.

4. Multicultural Broadcasting Corporation Inc.

5. Punjabi – World Network Ltd.

6. Jim Pattison Broadcast Group Ltd. (the general partner) and Jim Pattison Industries Ltd. (the limited partner), carrying on business as Jim Pattison Broadcast Group Limited Partnership

7. Harvard Broadcasting Inc.

8. Bell Media Inc. and 7550413 Canada Inc., partners in a general partnership carrying on business as Bell Media Calgary Radio Partnership

9. Clear Sky Radio Inc.

10. 7954689 Canada Inc.

11. Rawlco Radio Ltd.

12. Corus Entertainment Inc., on behalf of its wholly owned subsidiary CKIK-FM Limited

Phase III – Presentations by interveners

Intervener (Diversified Society of Alberta)

1. Dewett Law Office (int. #185)

Panel of Interveners (Unison Media Inc.)

2. Paramjit Bath (int. #647)

3. Surinder Rehill (int. #768)

4. Drug Awareness Foundation Calgary (int. #841)

 Panel of Interveners (Alberta Mosaic Radio Broadcasting Inc.)

5. Action Committee for Black Affairs Calgary (int. #814)

6. Canadian Mexican Chamber of Business (int. #824)

7. Calgary Region Immigrant Employment Council (int. #573)

Panel of Interveners (Multicultural Broadcasting Corporation Inc.)

8. Romanian-Canadian Cultural Association of Calgary (int. #288)

9. Calgary Multicultural Centre (int. #327)

10. Dr. Amandeep Taggar (int. #843)

Panel of Interveners (Jim Pattison Broadcast Group Limited Partnership)

11. Music BC Industry Association (int. #452)

12. Alberta Music Industry Association (int. #467)

13. Said The Whale (int. #479)

Panel of Interveners (Bell Media Calgary Radio Partnership)

14. Canal House Marketing (int. #113)

15. Drew Allum (int. #261)

16. Brendan Hagan (int. #349)

Panel of interveners (Clear Sky Radio Inc.)

17. Cressman-Sakamoto Agency (int. #184)

18. Cliff Dumas (int. #459)

Intervener (Rawlco Radio Ltd.)

19. Robert Tremills (int. #394)

Friday, 10 February 2012

Phase IV – Replies by the applicants

1. Corus Entertainment Inc., on behalf of its wholly owned subsidiary CKIK-FM Limited

2. Rawlco Radio Ltd.

3. 7954689 Canada Inc.

4. Clear Sky Radio Inc.

5. Bell Media Inc. and 7550413 Canada Inc., partners in a general partnership carrying on business as Bell Media Calgary Radio Partnership

6. Harvard Broadcasting Inc.

7. Jim Pattison Broadcast Group Ltd. (the general partner) and Jim Pattison Industries Ltd. (the limited partner), carrying on business as Jim Pattison Broadcast Group Limited Partnership

8. Punjabi – World Network Ltd.

9. Multicultural Broadcasting Corporation Inc.

10. Alberta Mosaic Radio Broadcasting Inc.

11. Unison Media Inc.

12. Diversified Society of Alberta

 Non-appearing items

Even though there is no oral presentation for the following applications, they are, nevertheless, part of this hearing and such, they will be considered by the Panel and a decision will be rendered at a later date.

Please refer to Broadcasting Notices of Consultation CRTC 2011-694 and 2011-694-1 for a detailed description of the following applications which are available electronically in the Temporary Examination Room.

13. Haliburton Broadcasting Group Inc.
Across Canada (2011-1205-2)

14. GlassBOX Television Inc.
Across Canada (2011-1207-8)

15. iLaugh Inc.
Across Canada (2011-1275-5)

16. Papoo Holdings Inc.
Ottawa, Ontario (2011-1175-7)

17. Frank Torres, on behalf of a corporation to be incorporated
Uxbridge, Ontario (2011-1302-6)