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You Have to be There: docSHIFT Summit

Don’t miss this boundary pushing conference featuring presentations by leading international innovators and forward-thinking producers. Uncover new business, creative, and technical strategies and inject a fresh perspective into your cross-platform documentaries.

Two full days of inspiration, information, networking, and debate! Promises to be the most exciting docSHIFT program yet.

Some Guest Speakers:

Matt Locke from Storythings
The former head of multi-platform commissioning at Channel 4, and former Head of Innovation at BBC’s New Media takes us to the new frontiers of immersive storytelling. More about Storythings.

Welcome to The Goggles!
Meet Michael Simons and Paul Shoebridge, AKA The Goggles: the Vancouver-based creative team behind Adbusters, and the internationally acclaimed interactive documentary Welcome to Pine Point.

Details

When: Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 9:00 AM – Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 6:00 PM (ET)
Where: NFB Mediatheque, 150 John Street 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON Canada
Register here: http://docshiftsummit.eventbrite.com/

CFC Media Lab Fellows @ Hot Docs

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Make connections this year at Hot Docs!

We have a slew of past and present CFC Media Lab Fellows floating around Hot Docs this year!
Why not take this opportunity to chat them up if you see them?

Anthony Saad
Dorothy Engelman
Michael Schaus
David Oppenheim
Mark Jones
Joan Prowse
Amit Breuer
Lisa Santonato
Andreas Ua’Siaghail
Katie Macguire
David Hartman

The festival runs until May 9, 2010. For a full schedule of screenings and events, click HERE.

Happy Doc-ing!

SiG@MaRS Information Session

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Are you a social entrepreneur?
Are you an entrepreneur creating a business that helps society or the environment?
Are you supporting the work of entrepreneurs at your foundation or ministry?
Do you create technology that can be used to affect social change?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, are curious to learn more, or just want to hang out at MaRS for a morning, please join us for our annual SiG@MaRS Information Session – version 2010 on Wednesday, March 24, 8am – 12:30pm.

Take a look at our schedule for the morning and feel free to drop in when you can:

8:00-8:30am: Refreshments and networking

8:30-9:20am: Overview. Hear updates on what’s going on in the area of social entrepreneurship and social innovation at MaRS.

9:30-10:20am: Going deep. SiG@MaRS provides advisory services to social entrepreneurs – convenes interested stakeholders – and accelerates for impact.

10:30-11:20am: Conversation. This is your chance to chat with MaRS staff, volunteers and other members of the social innovation community, take this time to get to know someone new and explore your area of interest in more detail

11:30-12:30pm: School for Social Entrepreneurs Feasibility Report Back. The team from MASS LBP will join us to provide a report back to the community on the feasibility of a School for Social Entrepreneurs in Ontario.

We do hope you can join us!

Register now!

CFC Media Lab Fellows @ Hot Docs

Make connections this year at Hot Docs! We have a slew of past and present CFC Media Lab Fellows floating around Hot Docs this year! Why not take this opportunity to chat them up if you see them? Anthony Saad Dorothy Engelman Michael Schaus David Oppenheim Mark Jones Joan Prowse Amit Breuer Lisa Santonato Andreas […]

SiG@MaRS Information Session

Are you a social entrepreneur? Are you an entrepreneur creating a business that helps society or the environment? Are you supporting the work of entrepreneurs at your foundation or ministry? Do you create technology that can be used to affect social change? If you answered yes to any of these questions, are curious to learn […]

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