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About Us

Our Story

CAMP is a Calgary-grown initiative, brought forward by Wild Forest in 2014, and further developed logistically through a long-standing friendship and collaboration with Toronto-based event producer, FITC. CAMP is entirely a love project put on annually to connect with the community at large and keep everyone current with industry development, art and innovations.

Our aim is to celebrate and explore digital culture. We educate, challenge and inspire our audience by giving a stage to renowned artists and professionals, hosting workshops, and creating networking opportunities. In addition, we also focus on bridging the gap between post-secondary and industry as well as support digital community-based initiatives.

The festival all begins with our curated creative and technical storytellers from around the world who share their passion, meet, interact and educate. CAMP takes shape because of the contributions from our sponsors and volunteers as well as the local and international artists and studios that lend a helping hand each year. Your participation does the rest.

Past Speakers

Aaron Draplin
Alon Chitayat
Anton Repponen
Ash Thorp
Becky Wheat-Bain
Ben Unsworth
Bradley Munkowitz (GMUNK)
Brett Doar
CJ Gammon
Clarissa Peterson

Claudio Guglieri
Danny Yount
Dave Brown
David Nagy
Denis Lirette
Edward Keeble
Elbert Perez
Elise Russell
Emily Hicks
Grant Skinner
Helen Papagiannis

Irene Pereyra
James White
Jason White
Jay Grandin
Jean-Philippe Côté
Jesse Louis-Rosenberg
Jessica Rosenkrantz
Joel McConvey
Joey Camacho
Joshua Davis
Joshua Smith (Hydro74)

Kathryn Nixon
Kim Alpert
Marc Binkley
Mario Klingemann
Mark Schoennagel
Matt Wright
Matthew Barnett
Meaghan Nishiyama
Michael Muller
Michael Sikorsky
Neetu Sidhu

Neil Huxley
Nicole Jacek
Patrick Moskwa
Patti Derbyshire
Ramy Nassar
Robyn Larsen
Roger Jewett
Sara Blake
Scott March
Shantell Martin
Sougwen Chung

Stacey Mulcahy
Stefan Sagmeister
Steve Tam
Sylvia Cheverie
Tatjana Green
Tommy Lewis
Yuko Shimizu
Zander Brimijoin

Archives

1,201

Total Attendees

8

Workshops Held

68

Stories Told

3

Festivals

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