Monthly Archives: May 2012

You Gotta Be There: CFC Media Lab Hits the WSFF Symposium

POWER HOUR: CFC Media Lab Join Leonardo Dell’Anno, Operations and Special Projects Manager, CFC Media Lab; Joyce Wong, Technology and Production Manager, CFC Media Lab; and Andrea Mallozzi, Digital Operations and Social Media Coordinator for a discussion about the future of the CFC Media Lab. The CFC Media Lab has a 15-year track record of […]

From Pulp to Silicon

          The ancient Greeks wrote textbooks as an instructional tool for teachers.  Since then, the book has been burned, praised, protected, worshiped, and even feared. For hundreds of years, the book represented the voice of “the expert”, implying that knowledge should transfered from one authoritative source to the layman.  The print […]

See you there: Doors Open 2012!

Doors Open Toronto is upon us this weekend and we are incredibly excited to be involved at MaRS Discovery District again! We will be showing three amazing prototypes which include: The Quetzal, Alone Together, and Heart of Stars! Alone Together (Shawn Kerwin, Laurel MacDonald) Alone Together is an “art-app” for the Blackberry Playbook tablet that […]

Eric Ries Event: A Huge Success!

The Eric Ries talk with Satish Kanwar that took place on Tuesday was a huge success!  We are so glad to be part of a community of individuals who took time out of their schedules to support this event! Special thank-yous go to: Eric Ries Satish Kanwar, Jet Cooper Lean Startup Machine  Jason Cheong-Kee-You  Max Cameron, Big […]

Amazing Event: Eric Ries

We are proud to announce that next Tuesday May 15, Eric Ries, author of The Lean Startup, will be speaking at the MaRS Commons!  Eric will be introduced by Ana Serrano, Chief Digital Officer of The Canadian Film Centre and interviewed by Satish Kanwar, JOLT Accelerator Partner. This is a sold out event so be […]

See You There: OCE Discovery

Garnering over 2,600 attendees and more than 330 exhibitors, Discovery is a showcase of leading-edge technologies, best practices and research from sectors such as health, manufacturing, digital media and cleantech, including energy, environment and water. Discovery brings together key players from industry, academia, government, the investment community as well as entrepreneurs and students to pursue collaboration opportunities. We […]

Ana Serrano to Give Keynote at Innoversity Creative Summit!

The Innoversity Creative Summit is pleased to announce the world-renowned Canadian Film Centre will be its Development Partner for the 2012 Big Pitch competition. The Big Pitch Competition will see individuals compete for cash and development opportunities in a range of categories including TV scripted and unscripted, film for theatrical release, digital media storytelling and […]

We’re Hiring: Digital Marketing & Communications Manager

Digital Marketing & Communications Manager, CFC Media Lab (6 months contract position) Start Date: ASAP SUMMARY: Are you a dynamic individual with a passion for Digital Marketing and Communications, a strong knowledge of Social Media and a commitment to strategic thinking, rigorous process and stellar results? The CFC mentors and produces Canada’s most creative ideas […]