TIFF Nexus Locative Media Innovation Day @ Digifest 2011

Update: 40% industry discount and 70% student discount added.
Contact Peter Kuplowsky ([email protected]) for student rate details.

Discover the latest trends in mobile and locative media!

As part of Digifest 2011 Innovation Days, TIFF Nexus hosts the first in a series of conferences that bring film, gaming and new media professionals together at TIFF Bell Lightbox.

Friday, October 28 from 1pm to 7pm


Join us for inspiring talks with industry experts and hands on activities including:

Bill Buxton Presents “Whereable Media”

Design guru and author of Sketching User Experiences: Getting the Design Right and the Right Design, Bill will discuss how the three rules of digital are more-or-less the same as those for real-estate: location, location, location.

Spacing Toronto Presents Locative Services and Augmented Reality App Lightning Talks


Shawn Micallef, senior editor of Spacing Magazine introduces a series of talks that will inspire attendees to try out the coolest geo-location based and augmented reality apps coming out of Ontario.

Future Stories Presents a Hands-on Workshop with SnapDragonAR Augmented Reality Software

A guided immersion into SnapDragonAR, a unique tool for artists, educators, and storytellers of all ages. Attendees will experiment, prototype and tell new stories with this latest platform out of York University’s Future Cinema Lab.

Feeling inspired yet? This TIFF Nexus conference closes with a Networking Reception and Technology Demo where attendees will meet presenters, share ideas with film, gaming and new media professionals and get a closer look at projects from the TIFF Nexus Peripherals Initiative creative jam.


Only from TIFF Nexus and only at TIFF Bell Lightbox

More information here.