iVentures – inventing the future

iVentures 2018

November 6th & 7th, 2018

The Design Exchange | Toronto

2017 Speakers

  • Marguerite Dibble (Burlington, USA)

    CEO

    GameTheory

  • Louis Chen (Beijing, CHN)

    CEO

    Parfait Culture

  • // Catherine Winder (Vancouver, CAN) – Keynote Speaker //

    Partner / CEO

    Skybound North

  • Chris Dunn (Toronto, CAN)

    Program Consultant

    OMDC

  • Louis-Etienne Dubois

    Assistant Professor

    Ryerson University - School of Creative Industries

  • Matt Toner (Vancouver, CAN)

    CEO

    Biba

  • The Honourable Eleanor McMahon

    Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport

    Government of Ontario

  • Jennifer McIlroy (Toronto, CAN)

    Coordinator & Professor

    ACCEL Centre of Entrepreneurship - Centennial College

  • Jairus Khan (Toronto, ON)

    Composer / Sound Designer

    Only Dead Men

  • Glenn O’Farrell (Toronto, CAN)

    CEO

    Groupe M├ędia TFO

  • Steve Saylor (Toronto, CAN)

    YouTuber

    Blind Gamer

  • Harold Dumur (Montreal, CAN)

    CEO

    OVA

  • Chris Cataldi (New York City, USA)

    Co-Founder & COO

    Genvid Technologies

  • Marcelo Serres (Pasadena, USA)

    Director of Technology and Game Production

    Pebblekick Inc

  • Karen Thorne-Stone (Toronto, CAN)

    President & CEO

    Ontario Media Development Corporation

  • Norma Rossler (Kitchener, ON)

    Owner

    Blot Interactive

  • Matt Hyde (London, UK)

    Creative Director

    GLITCHERS

  • Charles Lavigne (Vancouver, CAN)

    CEO & Co-Founder

    LlamaZOO Interactive

  • Victoria Evans (Ottawa, CAN)

    Founder

    Digital Vic

  • Christa Dickenson

    President & CEO

    Interactive Ontario

  • Tammy Kwan (New York City, USA)

    Co-founder

    Cognitive ToyBox

  • Russell Ward (Toronto, CAN)

    President

    Massively

  • Megan Malone (Ottawa, CAN)

    Senior Associate

    Export Development Canada

  • Tim Martin (Nashville, USA)

    CEO

    Rustici Software

  • Benjamin St. Louis (Toronto, CAN)

    Manager, AODA Compliance Policy & Accountability

    Accessibility Directorate of Ontario

  • John Gardiner (Toronto, CAN)

    CFO

    Highmark Interactive

  • Lee Downs (Toronto, CAN)

    Senior ID & Communications Specialist

    Redwood Performance Group

  • Avinash Kumar (Delhi, IND)

    Co-founder

    Quicksand

  • Michael Carter (Toronto, CAN)

    Assistant Professor

    School of Creative Industries at Ryerson University

  • Nancy Chapelle (Toronto, CAN)

    Executive Director

    Bell Fund

About the event

Now in its 11th year, iVentures is a conference and marketplace for ideas across all forms of interactive digital media (IDM), including video games, eLearning, augmented and virtual reality, convergent media and much more.

Conference elements:

  • Keynotes, panels, presentations and workshops
  • B2B meeting opportunities
  • An Interactive Digital Media Expo
  • Networking receptions