Welcome to Digifest 2019


Digifest is a tech festival and startup event, organized annually by the Digital Media and Gaming Incubator at George Brown College. Digifest brings together thought leaders, entrepreneurs, designers, students and creative together to share compelling digital content in the interactive, gaming and design industries. This year’s theme, CREATIVE GROWTH, is about growth of the next generation of startups, growth of your personal brand, growth of smart cities, growth in cannabis, growth in tech applications across industries such as food, finance, teaching and learning.

Join us April 25-27, as Digifest 2019 features IT’S A START Pitch Competition, Digital Pioneer Award, Talks, Workshops, Student Showcase, Family Day, MEET Talk (formerly Meet the Media) and the Interactive Zone. 

Thought leaders from across the globe have shared the stage including visualization designer Giorgia Lupi (USA/Italy), fashion tech designer Anouk Wipprecht (Netherlands), Arduino co-founder Massimo Banzi (Italy), filmmaker Keichi Matsuda (UK/Japan) and Shopify’s Satish Kanwar. 

Stay tuned for more updates on Digifest 2019 and IT’S A START Pitch Competition!

Watch highlights below from Digifest 2018 and IT’S A START Pitch Competition!

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