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Fri, 07/01/2016 - 04:40
The sun was shining on the lusciously green grounds of Canadian Film Centre as invited startups arrived bright and early for the first-ever IDEABOOST Demo Hub on Saturday, June 11, 2016. The Startup Summer Social brought together alumni... Read More
Fri, 06/17/2016 - 03:15
From cutting edge VR to ad-tech, storytelling and audience engagement tools, startup companies in the IDEABOOST accelerator receive generous support from experienced mentors who encourage, guide and inspire them as they develop and... Read More
Thu, 06/16/2016 - 00:45
Have you seen CFC Media Lab's Video Picks on the bottom right corner of the Canadian Film Centre’s homepage? That widget is powered by Vubble a startup that harnesses the power of algorithm tech alongside real human curators. Meet ... Read More
Mon, 06/13/2016 - 21:45
Shawn Rosemarin, Network Connect mentor and CTO of VMWare CanadaShawn Rosemarin, Network Connect mentor and CTO of VMWare Canada, shared his expertise on sales strategy as part of IDEABOOST Network Connect’s most recent Speaker Series, held on May... Read More
Sat, 05/21/2016 - 00:55
Driving change was a key theme in Premier Kathleen Wynne's keynote speech at the 2016 edition of Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) Discovery, which took place on May 9 and 10, 2016 in Toronto. “Innovation is not... Read More
Thu, 05/19/2016 - 01:55




Exciting news! CFC Media Lab launched the fifth cohort of our IDEABOOST accelerator the first weekend in May. Congratulations to the six chosen companies and best of luck to them all as they embark on their four-... Read More
Mon, 05/16/2016 - 19:35
Whether you’re seeking a magician to inspire the office team, or need a DJ for your house party, the new online community SparkGig has you covered: connecting talent seekers with talented performers. Bundle the community aspect of SparkGig with... Read More
Fri, 05/13/2016 - 04:15
The CMW Startup Launch Pad event, held at the Sheraton Hotel on May 5, 2016 as part of Canadian Music Week, featured a compelling mix of music-related businesses pitching for a $10,000 cheque courtesy of LyricFind and SOCAN.Among the pitchers was... Read More
Fri, 05/13/2016 - 04:05
CFC Media Lab is keeping very busy this May with multiple activations across various conferences and festivals both here in Canada and abroad. Should you find yourselves at any of these events, please come by and check out our new VR... Read More
Fri, 04/29/2016 - 18:30