Upcoming Events

All-Star Showcase (May 23)

May 23, 2019
TBA

The Transmedia Zone All-Star showcase invites you to explore cutting-edge innovations in storytelling, media, and the creative industries. Get an inside scoop on the emerging trends in podcasting, live entertainment, and brain health. Engage with some of the Transmedia Zone's best entrepreneurs as they share their trials and triumphs in a panel discussion and see first hand their innovations in creative storytelling through interactive displays and demonstrations. Connect with industry leaders, entrepreneurs, and academics to catch a glimpse of some of the most compelling storytelling innovations at the All-Star Showcase event. All-Star Teams Science Everywhere is changing the story of science to be one that is fun and exciting for everyone by innovating a new way to host live events called “free-style socials.” Through their FreeStyle socials, they have reached over 5,000 people while addressing challenging topics like gender-identity, cannabis, and artificial intelligence. Sensaride is an app that reverses the effects of aging of the brain by providing direct access to your brainwaves and allows users to train the brain network through an interactive story. Winners of the Smart City Award, they are expanding their reach by partnering with George Brown College and NRC/IRAP. Inappropriate Questions is a podcast that helps listeners develop understanding of marginalized groups including LGBTQ2S+, disability, and religious groups in a respectful manner. They are pushing the boundaries of podcasting by working with artists from those communities to create webcomics that accompany each of their episodes. Event Programming  The panel discussion begins promptly at 5:00PM. It is encouraged that guests arrive no later than 5:00PM in order to experience the programming to its fullest. 5:00PM - Panel Discussion led by Dr.Emilia Zboralska begins. 6:00PM - Participants engage in interactive demonstrations and installations led by our All-Star teams.

All-Star Showcase (May 23)

May 23, 2019
TBA

The Transmedia Zone All-Star showcase invites you to explore cutting-edge innovations in storytelling, media, and the creative industries. Get an inside scoop on the emerging trends in podcasting, live entertainment, and brain health. Engage with some of the Transmedia Zone's best entrepreneurs as they share their trials and triumphs in a panel discussion and see first hand their innovations in creative storytelling through interactive displays and demonstrations. Connect with industry leaders, entrepreneurs, and academics to catch a glimpse of some of the most compelling storytelling innovations at the All-Star Showcase event. All-Star Teams Science Everywhere is changing the story of science to be one that is fun and exciting for everyone by innovating a new way to host live events called “free-style socials.” Through their FreeStyle socials, they have reached over 5,000 people while addressing challenging topics like gender-identity, cannabis, and artificial intelligence. Sensaride is an app that reverses the effects of aging of the brain by providing direct access to your brainwaves and allows users to train the brain network through an interactive story. Winners of the Smart City Award, they are expanding their reach by partnering with George Brown College and NRC/IRAP. Inappropriate Questions is a podcast that helps listeners develop understanding of marginalized groups including LGBTQ2S+, disability, and religious groups in a respectful manner. They are pushing the boundaries of podcasting by working with artists from those communities to create webcomics that accompany each of their episodes. Event Programming  The panel discussion begins promptly at 5:00PM. It is encouraged that guests arrive no later than 5:00PM in order to experience the programming to its fullest. 5:00PM - Panel Discussion led by Dr.Emilia Zboralska begins. 6:00PM - Participants engage in interactive demonstrations and installations led by our All-Star teams.

Leader's Lunch

June 18, 2019
44 Gerrard St E

Celebrate a semester of innovation in storytelling at our April Leader's Lunch. Great company meets great food as we appreciate those who have contributed to the Transmedia Zone community. Come out and take this opportunity to meet some familiar faces!

Past Events

Workshop Series: The Creative Business

March 28, 2019
10 Dundas East

Workshop Series: The Creative Business

March 28, 2019
10 Dundas East

Test

March 26, 2019
10 Dundas St E

Game Jam: An Insider’s Look at Game Design

March 14, 2019
Toronto Public Library - Toronto Reference Library

The Secret Marathon 3K at Ryerson

March 8, 2019
Ryerson University

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