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Media Advisory - Scotiabank Global Banking and Markets Transportation and Aerospace Conference to be Broadcast on Web

TORONTO , Nov. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - Scotiabank Global Banking and Markets will host its Transportation and Aerospace Conference on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 . This year's event will provide investors an opportunity to meet with some of the sector's key decision makers. Audio portions of the presentations will be broadcast live on the web beginning at 8:30 a.m. EDT .

Scheduled presenters and times* are:

8:30 a.m.  Canadian National Railway Co., Jean-Jacques Ruest, Executive Vice President (EVP) and Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)
9:00 a.m.  WestJet Airlines Ltd., Gregg Saretsky, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
9:30 a.m.  Air Canada , Michael Rousseau , EVP and Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
11:00 a.m.        Bombardier Inc., Philippe Poutissou, Vice President (VP), Marketing, Bombardier Commercial Aircraft
11:30 a.m.  CAE Inc., Andrew Arnovitz, VP, Investor Relations and Strategy
12:00 p.m.      Heroux-Devtek, Gilles Labbé, President and CEO

Listeners may access the conference live via a web audio link at www.gbm.scotiabank.com.  The conference will be archived on the Global Banking and Markets website for three months.

* Agenda is subject to change. See www.gbm.scotiabank.com for most current schedule.

Since 1998, Scotiabank Global Banking and Markets' Industry Conferences have been ranked No. 1 in Canada by independent surveys.

Scotiabank Global Banking and Markets provides corporate and investment banking and capital markets products and services to corporate, institutional and government clients across the globe. The Bank has over 30 Global Banking and Markets offices around the world and more than 300 relationship managers, organized around industry specialties. For more information, please visit www.gbm.scotiabank.com.

Scotiabank is one of North America's premier financial institutions and Canada's most international bank. With more than 81,000 employees, Scotiabank and its affiliates serve some 19 million customers in more than 55 countries around the world. Scotiabank offers a broad range of products and services including personal, commercial, corporate and investment banking. With assets of $670 billion (as at July 31 , 2012), Scotiabank trades on the Toronto (BNS) and New York Exchanges (BNS). For more information please visit www.scotiabank.com.

SOURCE: Scotiabank