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iLunch Hamilton – Specialized Financing Models for Digital Media

March 2, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


iLunch is a monthly lunch-and-learn series that provides skills development and networking to interactive digital media producers and those in other sectors wishing to learn more or collaborate with IDM (Interactive Digital Media) creators. The theme of iLunch 14 is IDM Advancements – find out the latest trends in the world of IDM.

Each session includes lunch, a panel discussion, Q&A and networking time. Please note that the doors open for this iLunch at 12:00pm.

iLunch Hamilton Session Details

Wondering how to access specialized financing for IDM? Find out how IDM production companies are combining funding options from the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), Export Development Canada (EDC) and the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC).

To bring this fascinating ecosystem to life, Shane Lee of BDC, Shannon McLuhan of EDC and Tanya Lahiri of RBC will be sharing case studies for both early stage companies and more mature ones. Moderated by Mark Edwards of Edwards PC, Creative Law, this is a must-attend event for any IDM producer looking to grow their business; whether you’re still looking forward to revenue or already established with business deals inside and outside of Canada!

Mark Edwards of Edwards PC, Creative Law


  • Tanya Lahiri – Senior Relationship Manager, Media & Entertainment, Royal Bank of Canada
  • Shannon McLuhan – Senior Account Manager, Small Business Solutions, Export Development Canada
  • Shane Lee – Account Manager, Acquisition, Business Development Bank of Canada


12:00-12:30pm: Arrivals + Lunch

12:30-1:30pm: Panelist discussion

1:30-2:00pm: Q & A


Register here!