Damage Labs Info Session

Thursday, September 10, 2020
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Learn about DMG’s new initiative, Damage Labs, and its first Studio Startup cohort aimed at founding new studios led by marginalized and underrepresented founders. Join us for an information session introducing the program before applications to participate open September 14!

The Studio Startup program is for new founders from historically marginalized and underrepresented backgrounds ready to start a game studio. Explore ethical labour frameworks, alternative financing and structures that centre marginalized creators.

To learn more about the curriculum, supports and timelines, please join us for this info session, and check out the web site: damagelabs.ca

If you are unable to make the live session, don’t worry! It will be recorded and all resources will be shared after the event.

You do not need to be a DMG member to attend or to qualify for this program.


  • 6:00pm: Welcome, intros
  • 6:15pm: About the program
  • 6:20pm: Intro to social finance
  • 6:25pm: Application criteria + how to apply
  • 6:30pm: Q&A

What to Bring

Bring any questions and ideas you have.

This session will be held on the Damage Labs video hub, Vito. Please look for an email from Vito with your unique login link. If you have any trouble accessing the hub, please email hello@damagelabs.ca or message @jennie on Slack.


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