Monthly Archives: February 2011

You’re Invited: Inside the Lean Startup – a MaRS event!

Launching with a minimum viable product, iterating based on validated learning and pivoting are key Lean Startup ideas that have quickly taken hold in the entrepreneurial community. This panel will quickly review the fundamentals of the lean startup method and then focus on sharing lessons learned by founders and entrepreneurs in applying the principals to […]

The MENASA Studio Dispatches features work of Alumni, Faisal Anwar

Artist: Faisal Anwar Title: Change our path Year: 2011, sound collage Duration: 5 min “They” took the wrong path in “globalization”. Instead of making things better and connected they forced to make it similar and disoriented. ____________________________ Exhibition details The MENASA Studio Dispatches 16 March—19 March 2011 The MENASA Studio Dispatches are a series of […]

Amazing Conference Opportunity – Previsualization and Virtual Production: BRINGING IT ALL TOGETHER!

From storyboard to screen, the Screen Industries Research and Training Centre (SIRT) brings it all together at a conference dedicated to previsualization and virtual production – two innovative processes that are changing the face of film and TV production. Hosted by SIRT at its Pinewood Toronto Studios facility, the conference will look at how digital […]

Vote For Storming Juno for People’s Choice at SXSW!

Each year the People’s Choice Award is given to the public’s favourite finalist from the SXSW Interactive Awards Competition. Please take the time to vote for online at: and support alumni, James Milward, and his team at the Secret Location! We wish you the best of luck!

Call for Proposals: $50K Grants Available for Next-Generation Children’s Media Projects in Canada

The Centre for Creative Communications, Centennial College, is seeking innovative and forward-thinking proposals from Canadian media, interactive, creative, technology, business and social entrepreneurs for the next wave of children’s media and multi-platform projects to qualify for $50K federal development grants. The new kidsmediacentre, an industry and creative content think tank at Centennial College, will hold […]

Screwing in the Light Bulb: Introduction to Electronic Media Arts, a Workshop!

Come and see Laura Paolini and Rob Cruickshank talk shop at InterAccess! Details What: Screwing in the Light Bulb: Introduction to Electronic Media Arts When: Tuesday, February 8, 7-10pm Price: $45 (members), $60 (non-members) This discussion-based class introduces participants to key trends in media art history, using several historical case studies and recent artworks as […]

Congratulations to The Secret Location!

Congratulations go out to alumnus James Milward and the team at The Secret Location! We are proud to announce their two South By Southwest Interactive Awards nominations in the Film and TV, and the Social Media categories respectively. ‘Storming Juno’ The Secret Location extended the narrative of History Television’s Storming Juno, a docudrama about the […]