SOURCE: Interactive Ontario

Interactive Ontario

October 03, 2012 10:30 ET

Evolving the Entertainment Experience: X-Summit Sessions + Schedule Announced

TORONTO--(Marketwire - Oct 3, 2012) - Interactive Ontario has released the 2012 schedule ( for X-Summit, a conference dedicated to enabling professionals in film, TV, gaming, interactive online storytelling, marketing and more to tell their stories seamlessly across multiple platforms. X-Summit takes place in Toronto on November 6 & 7, 2012.

"As the divisions between various forms of media become less pronounced, X-Summit offers a crucial opportunity for content creators and executives to meet each other and discuss cross-media collaboration," said Interactive Ontario President & CEO Donald Henderson. "X-Summit will give attendees the knowledge and contacts they need to tell the best story possible and drive revenues by expanding their intellectual property across a variety of media."

Programming includes keynotes, panels and presentations on the first day, followed by in-depth discussion in smaller workshops, roundtables and case studies on the second day. Topics include:

  • Attracting Audiences: Interactive Digital Media as Marketing Vehicle vs. IDM as IP Story Extension
  • I'm Famous/Profiting on teh Internets: The Art and Business of Web Series Success
  • Workshop: Writing a Solid Digital Media Concept Pitch
  • The Nebulous Nature of Producer: Cross-Industry Language Roundtable
  • Evolving the Entertainment Experience

In addition, conference attendees can book up to five 1x1 meetings with select speakers. Early bird passes are on sale until October 9th. Visit for full details on speakers and session titles and to register.

About Interactive Ontario: Interactive Ontario (IO) is a member-driven not-for-profit trade association committed to the growth of the Ontario interactive digital content industry. IO is the voice of the interactive industry in Ontario, representing companies working in e-Learning, video/online games, mobile, broadcast, social media and other forms of interactive digital media. IO's programming includes the INplay, X-Summit and GameON: Finance conferences.

Contact Information

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    Carly Beath
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