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.
Pacific Contact Digital Showcase 2023
BC Touring Council is launching a new digital showcase opportunity at Pacific Contact 2023, April 13-16 at the Anvil Centre, Massey Theatre, and Eighth & Eight Creative Spaces in New Westminster. There will be approximately 6 digital showcases, and these will be works that combine performance with new and alternative media such as AR/VR and projection to engage audiences in new ways. These performances can be installation-based and will be presented in unconventional spaces. Deadline to apply is August 19. Apply now >>
DigiCamp: Summer 2022
Have a daughter, niece or sister who's curious about coding? As part of DigiBC's ongoing commitment to education for youth, we have partnered with UTG Academy again and have IUGO Mobile Entertainment & East Side Games on board as sponsors for this video game development focused online coding summer camp for girls. This incredible opportunity is open to 8-13 year olds and is suitable for a wide range of novice and beginner coders (with no previous experience necessary). Each reoccurring summer camp session is a novel experience built to accommodate the skills and creative goals for every participant's project ideas - returning campers are always welcome! Learn more >>
WIGeh Lightning Lunch (August 31)
⚡ Join us for the next Women in Games Vancouver (WIGeh) Lightning Lunch on August 31. This online session will feature a series of short presentations with insights and practical takeaways on supporting diversity and inclusion in video game production and the broader industry. The theme for this month’s event will be looking into overcoming barriers. 3 x 10-minute presentations followed by Q&A and door prizes. Free to attend but you must register in advance. RSVP link >>
Our 2022 sizzle reel showcases some spectacular content that is made right here in BC. Looking for some inspiration
for what to play or watch while supporting BC content creators? Look no further!
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.