Canada Media Fund
Funding through Canada Media Fund’s Convergent and Experimental Streams
Learn how this important fund works and can provide opportunities for your business to partner with film and television companies on the creation of interactive media.
Cross-media content and how to profit from producing it
The content business model has been disrupted. As traditional media merges with web video, mobile, and social media, content producers need to think beyond their borders and focus on the international market. What knowledge do you need to profit from this change? Gavin McGarry, guides the audience through the reality of building content for the new global marketplace. Using case studies, statistics, and past experience, he helps the audience understand the realities and opportunities in cross platform media.
NFB: Create. Connect. Interact.
As the country’s public producer, the National Film Board of Canada is exploring what it means today to connect with Canadians and to create new ways of producing artistic, inventive and socially relevant content in the age of the Internet. Join Rob McLaughlin, Director of Digital Content and Strategy for NFB’s English Program, for a presentation on innovative approaches to interactivity and the creative application of digital technologies as they relate to story, expression and community.
Augmented Reality: Evolution of Media and Convergence
Augmented Reality is at the center of the ongoing convergence between Social, Local, Mobile, and Virtual. As new technologies and platforms emerge, media is evolving and creating opportunities to engage consumers in new and highly interactive ways. Robert will speak about looking beyond the hype, thinking outside of the box, and finding ways to leverage cross-media content and a variety of technologies to create exciting experiences for consumers and increase profit.
P2HD and AVCCAM and 3D Workshop: What are All Those Codecs
1. Why 1080i, 720p, 30p 24p?
2. P2HD On Set and Post Workflow
3. 3D Camera, Monitors and Workflow
This will be a lively and invigorating session in which selected attendees requiring innovative solutions and selected attendees with innovative ideas will articulate their ideas via a brief (400 second) presentation. The purpose is to succinctly promote, encourage and support innovation and partnering opportunities. If you have either an innovative idea or need an innovative solution, and are interested in presenting it, find out what you need to know.