Current Programming

Keynotes

Interactive Ontario’s Keynotes are a series of online events in which IO will invite leading experts to present timely video game and interactive digital media trends, ideas and strategies to industry members and stakeholders.

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Masterclass

Interactive Ontario’s Masterclass enables professionals in Video Game and Interactive Digital Media to advance specific skills and knowledge in a meaningful way, with the support of peers and experts.

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Black Youth Action Plan

IO’s Black Youth Action Plan (BYAP) program works toward eliminating systemic, race-based disparities by increasing opportunities for black youth in Ontario’s video game and interactive digital media (IDM) sector.

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Indie Superboost

Indie Superboost is an industry led effort bring people together for candid, in depth, authentic sharing, helping each other to share stories, ask questions, and come through the realities of succeeding as a sustainable Indie studio.

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Upcoming Programming

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B2B Opportunities

IO will continue to organize missions and B2B meetings in 2022.

To start, IO is planning an in-person mission to the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in March 2022 (pending evolving COVID restrictions), organized in collaboration with the Canadian Interactive Alliance/l’Alliance Interactive Canadienne

Past Programming

  • Published On: March 10th, 2022Tags:

    Join us and our panel of industry experts as we explore current trends in financing for video game studios and the titles they create.

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  • Published On: March 1st, 2022Tags:

    Participants will have a positive, constructive practical workshop experience designed to introduce a comfort level with essential elements of pitching for success.

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  • Published On: February 10th, 2022Tags:

    Pitching is an integral part of the process, whether it’s your game to a publisher or your studio to an investor. Join our panel of industry professionals as we discuss the process and art of pitching.

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  • Published On: March 16th, 2021Tags:

    Join us for Spotlight: Opportunities for the Video Games Industry in South Korea with Global Affairs Canada and level up your company!

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  • Published On: February 1st, 2021

    The Black Youth Action Plan (BYAP) works toward eliminating systemic, race-based disparities by increasing opportunities for Black children, youth and families across the province.

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  • Published On: December 17th, 2020Tags:

    Discover how LiveOps is shaping the next big step in games and how your studio can use this powerful approach to game development to better engage with your communities and monetize your game.

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