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CFC Media Lab is pleased to announce an exciting guest speaker lineup and action-packed agenda for Enterprising Culture, the first-ever Franco-Canadian Cultural Forum. Arisa Cox, host of the reality TV series, Big Brother Canada, will emcee the... Read More
Fri, 09/23/2016 - 05:30
Maybe you know Michael Hyatt from CBC’s Next Gen Den - Dragon’s Den. Or his regular appearances on CBC’s The Exchange. Or his talks on leadership, entrepreneurship or the future of technology at conferences across the country. Chances are that... Read More
Tue, 08/30/2016 - 20:50
The Canadian National Exhibition, or “The Ex” – fairground rides, petting zoos and deep fried mars bars. This year for the first time, the Ex held an Innovation Garage, which showcased the latest developments in the world of Augmented and... Read More
Tue, 08/30/2016 - 02:20
MadLipz is an app that lets you replace the voice on any video clip with your own. It lets you create hilarious parodies by combining high-quality audio functionality and access to an extensive video clip library. Surpassing 200,000 downloads via... Read More
Sat, 08/20/2016 - 01:45
The six startup companies in the fifth cohort of CFC MediaLab’s IDEABOOST pitched to some of the biggest names in Canadian venture capital earlier this summer. The VCs in attendance included Prashant Matta, Associate at Omers Ventures; Al... Read More
Fri, 08/19/2016 - 00:55
One of Canada’s most successful content producers, Shaftesbury has created popular movies and TV series for the past 28 years like Murdoch Mysteries, The Listener, Houdini Doyle and Slasher.  In 2008, they brought many of their... Read More
Wed, 07/27/2016 - 02:20

Jack Zhang, founder of Greenlight Essentials, is developing his first feature film, co-written with artificial intelligence (AI), called
Impossible Things. Zhang believes AI can help guide creative work and generate pure movie magic. We spoke... Read More
Tue, 07/26/2016 - 20:30




If the speakers and attendees at this year’s
Montreal Startup Festival were anything to go by, 2016 just might be seen as the year that doing good surpassed making money as the primary entrepreneurial raison d’etre. Startup culture it... Read More
Sat, 07/23/2016 - 21:30
When you’re an early-stage IDEABOOST startup with just two or three founders, the idea of a corporate culture seems wholly irrelevant. You’re so busy getting on with what needs to be done, it’s easy to forget that in the seeds of the future... Read More
Thu, 07/14/2016 - 06:15
Ben Sainsbury and Anthony Baird, award-winning filmmakers and entrepreneurs, are co-founders of Filmtyme (an IDEABOOST Network Connect company). They will be taking their team to Montreal’s Hackerfest for a 24-hour VR Hack-in that kicks... Read More
Fri, 07/08/2016 - 00:40