7th October 2011

CBCI Telecom To Demo Snapstream Media Monitoring Demo at GTEC 2011

cbci telecomCanadian visual communications solutions provider CBCI Telecom will be offering live demonstrations of the US-made Snapstream Media Monitoring Appliance at the upcoming GTEC 2011 conference on October 18th and 19th at the New Ottawa Convention Center. GTEC 2011 expo floor tickets are free for public sector personnel or $50.00 for the private sector, so register soon. There are still some ticket options available for the full conference, as well. Read the rest of this entry »

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7th October 2011

CMF English Production Incentive Deadline Reminder

Canada Media FundThe Canada Media Fund has sent out a reminder that October 14, 2011 is the first closing date for the 2011-2012 English Production Incentive. As the guidelines (PDF) for the English Production Incentive state:

Applications to this program will be accepted until October 14, 2011, or until funds for the province or territory’s allocation are depleted, whichever comes first. If any portion of a province/territory’s allocation has not been committed by October 14. For example, if the CMF has not received complete, eligible application(s) with regard to the province or territory’s allocation by this date, the uncommitted portion will be made available to other projects eligible for the English Production Incentive in this fiscal year. That said, in no case will the CMF’s contribution to a project from the English Production Incentive exceed 10% of a Television Component’s Eligible Costs or $1 million, whichever is less.

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7th October 2011

New Website And Blog To Boost Confidence For Kids and Parents

emily madillNanaimo children’s author Emily Madill has just launched her new website and blogs designed to empower others to believe in themselves. In Emily’s Journey, some of the topics she writes about relate to life as a Mom. In Confident Kids Are Cool, Emily will cover topics geared for school-aged children and will offer up fun ideas and confidence-boosting activities for kids to feel good about who they are. Read the rest of this entry »

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7th October 2011

Canadian Speedcubers Ready For World Championship

World Cube AssociationCanadian speedcubers are ready to show their speed at the biannual Rubik’s World Championship, which kicks off on October 14th in Bangkok, Thailand. The 3-day event will be held at Baiyoke Sky Hotel, Thailand’s tallest and most scenic hotel. At the prestigious event 350 competitors from 40 countries will face off, among them many world record holders and national champions.

The 6th Rubik World Championship is considered to be the largest meeting of the Grandmasters of the cube. During the 3 days the speedcubers are competing for more than 24,000 euros total in 19 official events. The most anticipated event is the 3x3x3 and many are anticipating a new world record. People are placing their bet on Feliks Zemdegs from Australia who shocked the world with a 5.66 second world record this year at the Melbourne Winter Open. Read the rest of this entry »

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7th October 2011

Congratulations To Canada’s Top 100 Employers 2012

Top 100 Employer's 2012Congratulations to the legal, technology, educational and financial firms who play a part in the innovative and creative side of the Canadian economy as developers, innovators, service providers, educators, mentors and event sponsors, as well as to the government agencies whose services also provide support for the things we do. Special congratulations to Digital Extremes and Next Level Games for representing the interactive entertainment sector.

To learn more about the Top 100 process, you are invited to attend the annual conference for the Canada’s Top 100 Employers Project, which takes place on November 28-29, 2011 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Toronto. At the conference you will hear from world-class speakers and the winners of the Canada’s Top 100 Employers competition — all hand-picked by the Mediacorp editorial team to bring you the latest thinking on becoming an employer-of-choice. Read the rest of this entry »

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7th October 2011

Shaw Gateway Experience Now Nationwide

Shaw CableThe latest in home entertainment technology is now available nationwide through the Shaw Gateway Experience. The centre of a connected home, the Gateway is a multi-room HDPVR that allows families to access recorded content and the entire Shaw Video On Demand library on multiple TVs.

“The Shaw Gateway delivers a totally new way of experiencing in-home entertainment,” said Peter Bissonnette, President, Shaw Communications Inc. “As the first product of its kind in Canada, we’re excited to bring our customers across Canada the powerful technology and connectivity that the Shaw Gateway provides.” Read the rest of this entry »

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7th October 2011

Dx3 Canada and Sparksheet Launch Online Magazine

Sparksheet, the award-winning multiplatform magazine powered by Spafax, is launching a new online magazine forDx3 Canada Dx3 Canada, the first and only Canadian trade show “where business gets digital.” The “Dx3 Digest,” to be launched at the end of October, will feature original content around digital marketing, digital advertising and digital retailing before, during and after the event. Read the rest of this entry »

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7th October 2011

Cineplex Beams William Shatner’s The Captains into Theatres Across Canada

Star Trek fans, set your phasers to stun! William Shatner’s new documentary, The Captains, lands in participating movie theatres across Canada on Thursday, October 13 at 7 p.m. (local time) for a one-night only presentation. This special event, presented by Cineplex Entertainment’s Front Row Centre Events and Ballinran Entertainment, is the final frontier to see this highly anticipated documentary in theatres. Read the rest of this entry »

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7th October 2011

Lieutenant-General The Hon Roméo Dallaire To Speak At TEDxVancouver

tedxThe organizers of TEDxVancouver is Honoured to Announce International Champion of Human Rights, Award-Winning Author and Leader, Lieutenant-General The Hon Roméo A. Dallaire O.C., C.M.M., G.O.Q., M.S.C., C.D. (Ret) Senator, will be speaking at TEDxVancouver 2011. Born to a Canadian soldier family in 1946 in the Netherlands, Dallaire joined the Canadian army cadets at 14, and attended le Collège militaire royal de St Jean and Royal Military College in Kingston. Read the rest of this entry »

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6th October 2011

IABC Conference Showcases Best New Waves in Communications

iabcProfessional communicators across Canada are congregating in scenic Whistler this November 6th through- 8th for the 2011 International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) Canada Western Region conference. Themed the Best of the Best, this year’s conference showcases expert sessions in three key areas: Personal Best, Best Practices and Best are Back – Conference All Stars. Read the rest of this entry »

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