The art of storytelling really hasn’t changed through the centuries: human vs. human, human vs. nature—the foundation remains the same.
...This is the third Merging Media conference led by Executive Director Christine Lim-Labossière, who is working with the Canadian Media Production Association to create unique partnership between themselves and The StoryWorld 2012 Conference in Hollywood. This partnership is a joint effort to grow strong transmedia communities and build a lively and connected cross-media industry on the West Coast.
This continued building of a creative community has huge significance to the BC economy. Considering therecent report suggesting BC leads the country in people working for startups, the creation of BC base intellectual property, (transmedia generated IP) will create new opportunities, will create new companies, and will create new jobs....'