Bill Gates "farewell tour" comes to uWaterloo

February 14, 2008

700 lucky ticket holders will see Microsoft founder Bill Gates when he comes to the University of Waterloo to speak next Thursday on his "farewell tour."  The University has set aside 200 tickets for high school students, and the rest will go mostly to the university's own students.  Those unable to secure tickets will be able to watch the event at a separate venue, on a live screen broadcast.  The event may also be streamed on the school's website.  uWaterloo is the only Canadian university included in Gates' tour of 5 North American campuses.  570 News | Waterloo Record