At Digifest, you’ll experience interactive sessions, presentations from inspiring speakers, workshops, exhibitions as well as incredible opportunities to meet with peers from across the country.

Influential Keynote Presentations

Hear from influential figures in the world of emerging technologies and media who will inspire new ways of thinking and offer insights into what the future holds in the areas of Privacy, Money and Pleasure.

IT’S A START Pitch Competition

An exciting and interactive entrepreneurial challenge in which contestants have 3 minutes to pitch their projects for the chance to win thousands in cash, incubation space, and mentorship.

Best of the Best Student Showcase

A unique opportunity for academic institutions from across North America to exhibit the best work that their graduating students have created.

Meet the Media Guru Presentation

Founded in Milan in 2005, Meet the Media Guru will feature an eminent voice in new media, culture and innovation.

Digital Pioneer Award

The Digifest Digital Pioneer Award recognizes outstanding Canadians who have made significant contributions to the field of digital media.

Public Day

Free to the public, Saturday features engaging workshops, exhibits, play spaces and demonstrations by artists, entrepreneurs and makers of many cool things.

FUTURE15 Talks

On Thursday and Friday morning, join FUTURE15 Talks for a series of idea-packed 15 minute presentations that inspire.

Learning Workshops

Designed for aspiring designers, these workshops will teach participants about videography and drones / designing for smart watches / digital privacy for the home and more.

Startup Market

On Saturday, meet entrepreneurs and startups as they share their technology and services throughout the main atrium at this one day exhibition.

The Pleasure Room

New for 2015, The Pleasure Room will feature the latest in multi-sensory experiences and technology that touches on all five senses.

Who should attend?

Anyone interested in emerging technologies, new media, or simply what our future holds. Designers, educators, students, makers, tech enthusiasts and curious individuals of all sorts will not want to miss this once in a lifetime event.


Click here to register for 2015 Tickets