The Canadian Digital Media Network (CDMN) is dedicated to establishing Canada as a world leader in digital media by enabling connections and collaboration of people across the country – entrepreneurs, companies, research institutes and government – and bringing more digital solutions to market. The CDMN comprises Canada’s largest concentration of business-driven digital media research, technology development, and digital commercialization expertise; it connects digital media expertise and capability from coast-to-coast, creating a digital convergence corridor. Digital media covers a broad spectrum of technology and services, and includes any information created and shared virtually.
Stratford is a destination internationally renowned as one of North America’s great arts towns. A short, scenic drive from Toronto or London, Stratford makes a great day trip or weekend getaway. And bring your appetite! Savour Stratford and where to dine summarize the dynamic local food scene and the popular Stratford Bacon & Ale Trail and Stratford Chocolate Trail. Our beautiful City celebrates a vibrant art and music scene, our famed theatre, modern recreational facilities and a variety of recreational programs.
The Stratford Accelerator Centre is focused on accelerating the growth and maturation of early-stage technology and digital media companies. The Centre accomplishes this by bringing like-minded entrepreneurs together under one roof and delivering world-class mentoring, coaching, programming and services, along with facilitating potential grant funding. Established on the same principles anchoring the Waterloo Accelerator Centre, the Stratford Accelerator Centre accepts Clients through a competitive application and intake process, and works toward accelerating Clients' growth from vision through to early market success.
The University of Waterloo Stratford Campus is a collaborative, strategic partnership between the city of Stratford and the University of Waterloo to bring students, leading researchers, businesses and entrepreneurs together to create, examine and commercialize opportunities in the digital media space.