imgix is the leading provider of on-demand image processing for websites and mobile apps. imgix’s API gives developers the power to perform image transformations at scale – from simple crops and compression down to complex things like changing color profiles and adding watermarks – in real time before an image is served. This means images load faster and look better on every screen while saving bandwidth and storage space.
imgix is venture backed, with about $10 million in investment, and was launched through the famed Y Combinator accelerator program. Its customers include: Unsplash, Kickstarter, Spotify, StockX, Shinola, Bonnier, OneFootball, Coursera, Nikkei, and many others.
Kijiji, which means “village” in Swahili, is the number one classifieds website in Canada, connecting over 13.5 million buyers and sellers each month. Kijiji offers Canadians a platform to buy and sell in their communities, using a collaborative approach and cutting-edge technology. The Kijiji community is for all Canadians and when you work here you can help improve it, as part of a culture that gives back. Kijiji strives to embrace change and continuously adapt to help Canadians find exactly what they’re looking for.
Pigeon Row is a communications and content creation firm based with offices in Toronto, ON and Halifax, NS. Our award-winning team offers services that include social media strategy and management, video production, content creation, and publicity.
Seneca College is one of the top public post secondary training institution in Canada. The School of Creative Arts and Animation is a recognized global training leader in animation, interactive media, documentary filmmaking, graphic design, music, acting and illustration, and is ranked among Canada’s top training programs for animation and visual effects.
Artscape Daniels Launchpad is a first-of-its-kind hub for creative collaboration and entrepreneurship designed to support emerging and established artists, designers and creators to succeed like never before. This 30,000+ sq. ft. one-stop facility on Toronto’s waterfront offers members unparalleled access to multi-disciplinary creative studios with state-of-the-art tools and technology; co-working space; specialized creative entrepreneurship programs; and meeting and event facilities. Launchpad has been designed as a supportive community providing facilitated mentorship, coaching and collaboration programs and wayfinding to help creatives plug into resources, make connections and realize business opportunities.
Owned and operated by Artscape, the model for Launchpad was developed to help bridge gaps in the entrepreneurial ecosystem and shrink the divide that often exists between the tremendous cultural and economic value artists’ ideas contribute to society and what creative people earn for their work. Artscape Daniels Launchpad is named in recognition of the outstanding financial support of The Daniels Corporation, the John and Myrna Daniels Foundation and WJ Properties.
From its inception in 1998, (mt) Media Temple has been on a mission to help people and businesses succeed online. Over 125,000 customers in 100 countries now rely on Media Temple’s simple tools for domain registration, web hosting, business applications, virtual servers, and other cloud services to power more than 1.5 million websites.
The Embassy Network of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Canada
With financially contributing to having Dutch Digital Design over at FITC, the Consulate General of the Netherlands in Toronto aims at public diplomacy through the creative industry, in which The Netherlands excels in. Our Consulate General regularly supports activities like this, to showcase Dutch knowledge, innovative solutions and presentations within different industries, suitable for the Canadian market, with the overall goal to increase partnerships between Canada and The Netherlands.
The Pearson Technology Group is the most respected publisher of computer and technology books available in Canada — offering resources on topics that matter most to application and software developers, designers, programmers, system administrators, hobbyists, and IT professionals.
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Sightly takes emerging virtual reality (VR) technology, traditionally used for gaming and entertainment, and applies it to mental health therapy. By wearing a VR headset, people can be exposed to situations that could potentially cause anxiety – such as social gatherings and meeting new people – and allow them to experience positive interactions before applying new skills and higher comfort levels in the real world. Sightly does this through exposure therapy and other techniques from cognitive behavioural therapy.
Tendril is an international production studio with a passion for design-driven stories and experiences. With studios in Toronto and São Paulo, their staff consists of directors, art directors, editors, animators, designers, artists, writers, developers, producers, and strategists who have a shared ethos: create stunning work that gets noticed. With full production, interactive, and animation capabilities, and an online finishing department, Tendril is a creative partner for projects of all shapes and sizes; often from concept to delivery.
Porter Airlines has revolutionized short-haul flying with a warm and effortless approach to hospitality, restoring glamour and refinement to air travel. Porter is an Official 4 Star Airline® in the World Airline Star Rating® by Skytrax, and rated Best Small Airline in the world by Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards.
The airline currently offers flights to Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City, Moncton, Halifax, St. John’s, Thunder Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, Sudbury, Timmins, Windsor, New York (Newark), Chicago (Midway), Boston, Washington (Dulles), and has seasonal flights to Stephenville, N.L., Mt. Tremblant, Que., Myrtle Beach, S.C., Charleston, S.C., and Burlington, Vt. Vacation packages are available from Porter Escapes.
Digital Agency Network (DAN) focuses on collaboration, knowledge-sharing, business support and exploration.
DAN is a global network of carefully selected, highly talented, independently operated marketing & advertising agencies with digital DNA. DAN’s mission is to support member agencies’ businesses and enhance the intelligence, expertise, reach and effectiveness of the members through knowledge sharing and collaboration.
Today, there are more than 500 DAN member agencies operating in 76 cities worldwide. All member agencies are amongst the market leaders in their respective countries in terms of creativity, with an impressive portfolio of campaigns and awards.
Dutch Digital Design puts a spotlight on the best digital work from The Netherlands. The Dutch have a rich design tradition and Dutch Digital Design is the continuation of that international success. During FITC Amsterdam, creatives from leading agencies will show their best work and talk about the making of their projects.
1,000+ tech events in 60+ cities connecting 85,000+ members.
We nurture truly supportive tech communities because nerds build better together. Our Tech Socials are notoriously down-to-earth tech gatherings are a down-to-earth, friendly, and fun way to connect with the actual, in-person tech community. Show up, grab a drink, chat up nerds, hear from quality people. Easy. Mostly tech folk, but all nice people welcome: toronto.hackernest.com
The City of Toronto offers many programs and services to help residents and businesses. These are even more important in times of economic uncertainty. We are improving our services to help Torontonians – especially youth and people looking for work. For business owners and new start-ups we want to provide you with the information and the tools you need to help make sure your business is a success.
Sticker Mule is the fastest and easiest way to buy custom printed products. Thousands of people in the world trust us to make kick-ass stickers, labels, magnets, badges & more. Order in seconds and get free online proofs, free shipping, and super fast turnaround.
Adobe Creative Cloud gives you all of the Adobe web and UX tools, along with industry-leading design, video and photography apps, so you can create without limits. With ongoing enhancements, a growing library of training resources, sharing and collaboration capabilities, and access to your content from almost anywhere, Creative Cloud is always evolving — just like you.
Manning is an independent publisher of computer books for software developers, engineers, architects, system administrators, managers and all who are professionally involved with the computer business. The books we publish cover a huge range of topics that the modern developer needs; from languages and frameworks, to best practices for team leaders.