Representing eLearning for a Technology Road Map for New Media in Canada

February 8, 2008

Don Presant has joined a group of digital media leaders to participate in a landmark project for the New Media sector.

The Cultural Human Resources Council (CHRC) in collaboration with Industry Canada, is undertaking the development of a Technology Roadmap for New Media Content Creation. This process will help define New Media Content Creation in Canada over the next five years; and the training, legislation/regulations/policies, and funding that will be necessary to enable New Media Content Creators to realize the potential of their medium.

Don will be part of the Expert Working Group which will develop the Technology Roadmap (TRM). He is representing the interests of eLearning, along with Paul Stacey of BCcampus and Kevin McNulty of Coole Immersive in Alberta. Other participants from across Canada include:

A report will be produced in the fall of 2008, along with a series of next steps, including project development.