APRIL 27 – 29, 2017 | work. learn. play.
Digifest 2017 is a three-day conference located on Toronto’s waterfront (Corus Quay, 25 Dockside Drive) that focuses on the future of education, creativity, entrepreneurship, gaming, and technology; organized by George Brown College. We connect the creative community with the most innovative technologies, ideas, and initiatives focused on learning, leadership, and positive social change.
Join us for presentations from speakers, skill-building workshops, the IT’S A START Pitch Competition, Research & Business Student Showcase, our annual Interactive Zone, the Digital Pioneer Award, as well as incredible opportunities to meet with peers from across the country. This year’s edition of Digifest will highlight stories of innovators using unique technologies to address global problems under the theme of Work, Learn, and Play.
Digifest Exhibition Floor 2017
Digifest 2017 features our Interactive Zone, Research & Business Student Showcase, as well as our Saturday Only Career Forum.
The student showcase is a unique platform for schools to display their research capabilities to hundreds of Digifest attendees, the general public, and potential industry partners- including some of the most celebrated designers of our time.
NEWS AND UPDATES
Who will be the first Canadian startup to pitch for the $1M RMB prize in the 5th OTEC competition in Beijing? Each year, George Brown College’s Digital Media and Gaming Incubator hosts the IT’S A START Pitch Competition for emerging start-ups in Toronto, Canada. The...read more
Satish is the VP of Product at Shopify, the world’s leading multi-channel commerce platform for small and medium-sized businesses. He was chosen as one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 and is an active speaker, mentor, and angel investor in the Canadian startup community....read more
As Vice President, Exhibition, Research, and Design at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Corey has oversight of all exhibition programs, research and curation, design and production across all media, digital platforms and transmedia storytelling, and...read more