Canadian Film Centre Brings Canada’s First YouTube Industry Conference to Buffer Festival

The Canadian Film Centre has announced the inaugural Buffer Festival Industry Day.

The event will take place in Toronto on Thursday, October 16 at the Hyatt Regency Toronto. The one-day conference is for industry professionals looking to optimize YouTube as a content and talent development platform and a marketing and distribution channel.

Speakers lined up to attend include top ranking YouTubers:

● Harley Morenstein of Epic Meal Time (6,500,000 subscribers)

● Mitchell Moffitt of AsapSCIENCE (2,800,000)

● Shay Carl

● Craig Benzine

“The CFC Media Lab is committed to accelerating talent, products and companies in the digital entertainment sector,” said Amy Davies, Associate Director, CFC Media Lab and Executive Producer, Buffer Festival Industry Day.

“Central to that ecosystem is YouTube, and we are thrilled to create and launch Canada’s first-ever YouTube Industry conference in partnership with one of our resident companies, Apprentice A Productions, and their new property, Buffer Festival,” she added.

Tickets start at $125.