The Disruptive Design and Digital Fabrication exhibition explores the relationship between digital fabrication processes and social design that increasingly revolve around prototyping and iterative testing. Digital tools are today ubiquitous in academic and community settings, yet engaging with these goes beyond any particular technologically enhanced capacity. In what Katherine Hayles [...]
FITC Toronto 2020
April 19 at 9:00 am - April 21 at 6:00 pm| $349 – $1099
IO members get $300 off, IO community gets $200 off
FITC Toronto is a globally recognized industry event showcasing the best the world has to offer in design, digital development, media and innovation in creative technologies – it’s three days and nights of presentations, parties, installations and performances that unite and transform the industry.
Our event explores the future of everything innovative, technical and creative to leave you informed, challenged and inspired. With hand-picked speakers from all over the world and from a variety of backgrounds; whether you’re after a highly focused experience, or your interests are more interdisciplinary, we’ve got you covered.
What You May Find : Day 1 – The Future of Innovation
What does the future hold? Can you see it? Things are progressing and changing faster and faster, sometimes, but not always for the better. As we enter the year 2020, we want to explore the future. What we want, what we imagined, and what will be.
What You May Find : Day 2 – The Future of Technology
We have state of the art technology in our pockets, and access to centuries of information with only a word. Where are the flying cars and jetpacks that we envisioned and were promised? Will our advances eventually plateau, or lead to a singularity.
What You May Find : Day 3 – The Future of Creativity
We live in the future now. For every new design and development, there are serious and incredible consequences. Will you find a new path, a new system, a new set of tools or a new found love for something from the past.
CREATIVES – From artists and illustrators, to filmmakers and animators, plus designers from UI to VFX, FITC Toronto will leave you full of ideas to bring back to your personal and professional work.
TECHNOLOGISTS – Learn how to bring your most creative self into your code from some of the most exciting minds pushing technology forward. From techniques to toolkits to emerging platforms and wearables, you’ll walk away inspired by innovative solutions.
EXECUTIVES / MARKETERS – Explore the future of innovation, technology, and creativity through presentations from cutting edge artists, studios, creatives, and technologists from around the world.