DigiBC's mission is to promote, support and accelerate the growth of BC's Creative Technology industry to the benefit of current and future generations.
Our membership consists of companies from the video game/interactive, animation, visual effects, and VR/MR/AR sectors, along with technology
enablers and service providers who work alongside our members to help grow the creative technology economy in the province. We seek to
achieve our goals through advocacy and policy engagement, growth programs, talent programs, events, and member benefit initiatives.
Strawberry Fields Interactive
DigiBC member, Strawberry Fields Interactive is a Vancouver-based innovation studio with the goal of creating highly sociable interactive experiences in the digital world. They are currently ramping up for the Kickstarter launch of their first project, Aeksia - Step Into the Role. This free-to-play game brings tabletop RPGs to VR and PC where you can play out your adventures in an immersive tabletop experience. Join the adventure and sign up for their mailing list to receive the latest news and updates. Kickstarter page >>
Women Leading Change in STEM
An evening of inspiration and empowerment celebrating women in STEM. Industry leaders will come together for a panel discussion to share their experiences and talk about increasing equality, diversity and inclusion in STEM. The list of panelists includes Denise Williams (First Nations Technology Council), Julie Angus (Open Ocean Robotics), Mina Hoorfar (UVic Engineering & Computer Science), Sue Paish (Digital Supercluster) and moderated by the Honourable Janet Austin, Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia. Taking place on October 13 @ 5:00 PM. Free to attend but please register in advance. RSVP link >>
VIFF Immersed Tech Crawl
The VIFF Immersed Tech Crawl presented by DigiBC brings together members of BC's XR community. Attendees can get to know some of the province's top XR creators in this virtual trade show. Genius XR has provided their immersive platform, Congrego.Tech, for the event which will run from October 1-11. Participating companies: Splash Mango, IM4 Media Lab, Inscape Studios, Strawberry Fields Interactive, Hammer & Tong, re:Naissance Opera Click to log on >>
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What We Do
Our mission is to help ensure that Creative Technology, as a cornerstone of the broader technology sector, grows and thrives in the province for the benefit of current and future generations. We are involved in ongoing discussions with the government regarding short and long-term policy development, and working with leaders in education to help shape the curriculum from kindergarten through post-secondary to help better equip BC students for fulfilling a career in creative tech. We are engaged to help grow the number and strength of creative tech programs in the province, as well as hold a series of networking and professional development events. Member companies and their employees can take advantage of an ever-increasing number of member benefit programs.