Witnesses: College Student Alliance: Tyler Charlebois, Director of Advocacy. Canadian Dance Assembly: Shannon Litzenberger, Executive Director. Residential and Civil Construction Alliance of Ontario: Andy Manahan, Executive Director. Employers' Coalition for Advanced Skills: Paul Charette, Chairman, Bird Construction; Pamela Fralick, President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Healthcare Association. Colleges Ontario: Linda Franklin, President and Chief Executive Officer; Bill Summers, Vice-President, Research and Policy. Professional Association of Canadian Theatres: Lucy White, Executive Director. Ontario Coalition for Social Justice: John Argue, Coordinator. National Council of Welfare: Sheila Regehr, Director; Mark Chamberlain, Member. Canadian Institute of Actuaries: Robert Howard, President. Wellesley Institute: Michael Shapcott, Director, Affordable Housing and Social Innovation; Nimira Lalani, Research Associate. Canadian Association of Physicists: Robert Mann, President; Dominic Ryan, President, Canadian Institute for Neutron Scattering. Association of International Automobile Manufacturers of Canada: David Adams, President. Canadian Association of Income Funds: Peter Carayiannis, Director, Legal and Government Relations. Hoffmann-La Roche Limited: Jim Hall, Vice-President, Sales and Marketing. Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology: Ronald Holgerson, Vice-President, Advancement and Public Affairs. Writers' Union of Canada: Deborah A. Windsor, Executive Director. March of Dimes Canada: Steven Christianson, Manager, Government Relations and Advocacy; Janet MacMaster, Assistant, Government Relations. Police Association of Ontario: Larry Molyneaux, President; Ronald Middel, Chief Administrative Officer. Ontario Federation of Labour: Wayne Samuelson, President; Sheila Block, Research Director. Canadian Business Press: Bruce Creighton, Director. Ontario Municipal Social Services Association: Janet Menard, Board Member, Commissioner of Human Services for the Regional Municipality of Peel; Etan Diamond, Manager, Policy and Research. Canadian Paraplegic Association: Bruce Drewett, President; William Adair, Executive Director. As an individual: Richard St. Denis. VON Canada (Victorian Order of Nurses): Judith Shamian, President and Chief Executive Officer. Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario: Doris Grinspun, Executive Director. Canadian National Institute for the Blind: Christopher McLean, Director, Government Relations. Social Innovation Generation : Allyson Hewitt, Director, Social Entrepreneurship.