FITC Toronto 2017

2017-04-23 00:00:00 2017-04-26 00:00:00 America/Toronto FITC Toronto 2017 FITC Toronto 2017 is a three-day professional celebration of the best the world has to offer in design, web development, media and innovation in creative technologies. Toronto FITC Toronto


Motion design (or “motion graphics,” if you prefer) sits at the busy intersection of graphic design, animation and filmmaking. Inextricably linked to technology, the discipline of motion design is constantly evolving, adapting to emerging media while pushing the boundaries of storytelling and communication.

Drawing on his 15 years as an enthusiast and professional working in the field of motion design, Justin Cone (founder of Motionographer), will gaze into his crystal ball and share his divinations with you. Expect practical, entertaining and possibly challenging insights. Also expect cats.


Understand where the field of motion design is headed and what it means to you.

Target Audience

Anyone interested in visual culture, storytelling and/or communication arts.

Five Things Audience Members Will Learn

  1. What is motion design?
  2. Where did the field come from and where is it headed?
  3. Why does motion design matter to everyone (not just motion designers)?
  4. How will emerging technologies like VR, AR and mixed reality make motion design the dominant form of communication for the 21st century?
  5. How can you benefit from the (continual) rise of motion design?