Two of the unions were on strike for 6 weeks.
Lindasy Sharp is appointed. He comes to the ROM from Australia and is a museum man. His title is President and CEO.
Daniel Libeskind is announced as the architect for the project, following an international search. He sketches his idea on napkins from the ROM's restaurant.
The launch of what has become a popular annual fundraising event. Curators enjoy lying and attendees are fascinated by the challenges they are given. The proceeds from the first one go to support the web site.which has been launched without extra funding.