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CAMP Festival

September 9-11, 2018 in Calgary

CAMP celebrates creative technology, art and design by bringing together like-minded professionals, artists, and students to share and shape experiences that educate, challenge and inspire. The annual CAMP Festival is hosted at the historical Theatre Junction GRAND in Calgary.


Join us at CAMP for 2 full days of cutting-edge creative technology, art and design.

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Learn more about the presentations, workshops, and special evening events.


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Calling all presenters, volunteers, and forward-thinking sponsors who embrace digital culture.

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  • All
  • Art
  • Business
  • Design
  • Fashion
  • Film
  • Gaming
  • Photography
  • Science
  • Technology

Helping You Go


At CAMP, we understand it’s not always easy to convince your boss or your teacher to let you go to CAMP. We have created two customizable request letters that can help your chances of going to CAMP. You can download them both and choose the one that best fits your needs. Just fill in the blanks, hit print and submit it to your boss, teacher or HR department. Good luck!

Why You Should Go


Are your creative sparks not where they should be? Have you always wanted to know more and stay relevant in an industry that’s in constant flux? Do you want to be inspired? CAMP is two solidly packed days of awesomeness, with hand-picked speakers from around the world coming together in Calgary. We cover everything in the digital realm, from creative, inspiration, art, and business to creative coding, web development, and gaming. CAMP brings people together who share your passion and gives the digital future a stage.

Who Should Go


Are you into digital media? Do you consider yourself a digital creator or technologist? Are you in charge of a forward-thinking brand? Do you want to transcend boundaries? If you’ve answered yes to any of these questions, CAMP is for you. CAMP festival is for designers, developers, digital artists and anyone who creates in the digital space. From technical to inspirational sessions, there’s always something for you, no matter what stage of your career you’re in.

What You Will Experience


Explore what creative thinkers from around the world in various innovative industries are up to and experience the excitement of the cutting edge in design and technology. Learn from their processes, techniques, their challenges and successes. Challenge yourself to think differently. Connect with your peers and leave inspired.


"CAMP was one of the best events I have been part of. A tip of the cowboy hat to you. Amazing experience. It was one of the most impactful for me creatively."


"I attended CAMP Festival in Calgary and my mind was blown… Back at work today and all I wanna do is work on fun stuff ’cause CAMP."


"CAMP was a real pleasure, thank you so much for putting everything together so wonderfully! Congratulations!"

  • $99/ pass
  • Student
    • Includes access to:
    • All presentations
    • All evening events
    • Valid Student ID Required
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  • $299/ pass
  • General
      • Includes access to:
      • All presentations
      • All evening events
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CAMP Festival is hosted at Theatre Junction GRAND

608 1st Street SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1M6 | We are wheelchair accessible! |

Adventure Workshops

September 9, 2018

Designing for Wicked Problems

Designing for Wicked Problems

Join Google’s UX Design Lead, David M. Hogue, and focus on crafting designs, and making design and product decisions when possible solutions are in conflict, or where there is no optimal solution.


Sunday, September 9, 2018
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Marriott Downtown Calgary

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Design Wearable Watch Faces

Design Wearable Watch Faces

Samsung presents a wearables product overview and provides insight on how you can generate revenue and explore marketing opportunities. Hosted by Kavitha Gopalan, Sr. Software Engineer at Samsung.


Sunday, September 9, 2018
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Marriott Downtown Calgary

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Bring Characters to Life

Bring Characters to Life

Create characters in Virtual Reality, rig and animate them with motion capture data, finish and polish in Cinema 4D and learn best practices. Hosted by Film Director and Visual Effects Artist, Chris Dowsett.


Sunday, September 9, 2018
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Marriott Downtown Calgary

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