WATERLOO, Ont. (Wednesday, June 20, 2007) -- The Centre for International Governance Innovation, the University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier University will jointly announce a multi-million-dollar, transformational gift to the social sciences in Canada by Jim Balsillie.

Date: Monday, June 25, 2007

Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Location: Centre for International Governance Innovation

57 Erb Street West, Waterloo, Ontario

Please join Jim Balsillie, co-CEO of Research In Motion;  Brenda Halloran, mayor of the City of Waterloo; David Johnston, president and vice-chancellor of the University of Waterloo; Robert G. Rosehart, president and vice-chancellor of Wilfrid Laurier University; and John English, executive director of the Centre for International Governance Innovation.

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