Today, Interactive Ontario launches a research project designed to study the economic impact of Ontario’s interactive digital media (IDM) sector. This will mark IO’s first detailed research study on this topic. This information is vital to demonstrating the contributions of the sector, allowing IO to communicate more effectively with all levels of government, funding [...]
Nominations are open until September 7th for Toronto Region Board of Trade's Business Excellence Awards. This is an annual event celebrating members of the Toronto Region business community who have demonstrated exceptional growth, leadership and innovation. Nominate a deserving business in one of seven categories, including Technology Innovation - visit the TRBOT website to find out [...]
On June 21, IO hosted its 2016 Annual General Meeting and Summer Cocktail. The meeting featured updates from the Executive Committee, our Advocacy Committee Chair Mary Sorrenti (Game Pill) and our Board Governance Committee Chair Jeffrey Elliot (Table Rock Media). We were very pleased to welcome two new directors to our Board - Lisa Coulman, [...]
A critical part of the Government's Innovation Agenda starts today with the launch of an interactive website. The website, Canada.ca/Innovation, allows Canadians to share their ideas for positioning Canada as a world leader in promoting research, accelerating business growth, and propelling entrepreneurs from the commercialization and start-up stages to international success. To achieve this vision, [...]
World Refugee Day takes place June 20th and features a YouTube-A-Thon. They are encouraging participants to create a video and “donate” the views to raise funds and awareness. The more likes and shares, the better. Learn more about how you can participate here.