DemoCamp, also known as BarCamp, originated in Palo Alto, California as a way for developers to share software, websites, and other new media products they've created or working on with one another. This is a more informal and very friendly event that cultivates discussion and the exchange of ideas! At this Demo Camp, we will be featuring three products from two different companies: Page Bureau - Manoverboard, DropClip - Freshcode, Buttons - Freshcode
This class is designed for anyone looking to edit professional-quality video with Final Cut Pro X and who prefers hands-on and interactive instruction to best explore its functionality. (3 days) 9:30am - 5:30pm
Introduction to Adobe InDesign CS5 is ideal for users who want to learn key InDesign concepts and techniques in a hands on lab and focused setting. 9:30am - 5:00pm
Yesterday, one of Canada's most iconic brands; Canadian Tire, launched an Advanced Cloud Computing Centre and "App Factory" to be hosted here in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Manitoba Interactive Digital Media Tax Credit (MIDMTC) just received a significant boost in the recently announced 2013 provincial budget. The MIDMTC has been around since 2008 but many New Media Producers found its qualifying criteria restrictive, and as a result, many interactive digital media projects did not benefit. Corrections to the tax credit have been a key priority for us over the past two years and Tuesday's 2013 budget announcement translates into a significant achievement for the New Media community in Manitoba.
New Media Manitoba staff members have signed on as volunteers for TEDxManitoba 2013 and we are looking for a few good folks to do the same!
Every spring New Media Manitoba and a delegation of Manitoba companies make the trip to San Francisco to be a part of the Game Developers Conference (GDC), the world's largest and longest-running professionals-only industry event with over 22,000 attendees. With more than 400 lectures, panels, tutorials and round-table discussions, GDC offers an exceptional mix of learning, exploring and networking opportunities for your business. This year GDC takes place from March 25th - 29th, 2013 and our plans are already in full swing, as we want to help you make the most of your trip.
Project Whitecard, a New Media company in Winnipeg has been selected for a $750,000 investment by the Canadian Media Fund (CMF) to develop their new videogame ... As CEO of Project Whitecard Inc., Khal brings over a decade of technical talent in web-related technologies and national streaming media to his current specialties: producing Serious Games, Web 2.0 applications CMS, Flash/Database Integration, and immersive learning systems. New Media Manitoba conducted an interview with Khal to get more information on this interesting project:
We've seen you working on some really cool projects here in the province but maybe you can use a little assistance growing your business outside of Manitoba? We are currently doing a call-out to new media companies that want to access new markets, build on an export plan or improve their marketing and sales process.