Interactive Ontario welcomes Ministers representing innovation and culture to iVentures

International leaders, innovators, investors and creators from across the Interactive Digital Media spectrum will converge on October 26th and 27th for iVentures, a conference for ideas across all forms of interactive digital media (IDM). iVentures will spotlight the important innovations being made in Ontario, and will aim to create connections between business leaders and creators in overlapping sectors from around the world.

To kick off both days of the conference, Interactive Ontario will welcome dignitaries from the two major sectors impacted by the conference. Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport, The Honourable Eleanor McMahon will deliver opening remarks on day one of the conference (October 26th) and The Honourable Reza Moridi, Minister of Research, Innovation and Science will open the second day of iVentures (October 27th).

According to a recent study commissioned by Interactive Ontario, Ontario’s Interactive Digital Media sector is responsible for $1.4 Billion of Canada’s GDP, and supports 16,900 Full-time equivalent jobs in the province.