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  • Sony Canada

    “Sony is extremely proud to be partnering with SIRT on this exciting new initiative.”

    - Mark Saddleton, Canada Country Head at Sony of Canada Limited

  • Celtx

    “Congratulations to SIRT on the release of the #VPIH! The Celtx Team can’t wait to be a part of it.”

    - Perry Voulgaris, Business Development at Celtx

  • Pinewood Studios

    “Congratulations SIRT, delighted to be your home for Virtual Production! ”

    - Megan Guy, VP International, Pinewood Studios

  • Monogram

    “Congratulations SIRT on the Epic Games grant to take virtual production talent development to the next level.”

    - Greg Barber, VP Strategic Partnerships, Monogram

  • Dwight Crane LRX

    “Congratulations on the launch of Hub! We’re excited for your growth and the expanded opportunities for the industry.”

    - Brian Dwight, President, Dwight Crane LRX

  • Canadian Film Centre

    “Thank you SIRT –building a Virtual Production hub ensures our creators can access tools to expand their storytelling potential and develop skills that make them globally competitive.”

    - Kathryn Emslie, Chief Programs Officer, CFC

  • APG Media

    “Congratulations SIRT! The Hub is a beacon for virtual production innovation, both in Canada and around the world. APG is proud to be a partner. Partnering with SIRT allows APG to fully test and perfect our LED display solutions for the rigorous real-world and rapidly evolving requirements of virtual production.”

    - David Weatherhead, President & CEO, APG Media

  • Blackmagic Design

    “Congratulations to SIRT on continuing to drive innovation and for being at the forefront of virtual production technology.”

    - Dan May, President, Blackmagic Design, Americas

  • GamePill

    “Congratulations on the opening of the Virtual Production hub. SIRT has been instrumental in helping us create an efficient production pipeline and we look forward to many more years of continued collaborative innovations to push the limits of what is creatively possible.”

    - Mike Sorrenti, President

  • Computer Animation Studios of Ontario

    “CASO congratulates SIRT in their launch of the Virtual Production Innovation Hub and is very excited to partner in developing processes and creating pipelines to support our workforce in the Film, Television and Digital Industry.”

    - CASO Co-chairs: Neishaw Ali, President + Exec Producer, SpinVFX & Matt Bishop, Exec Producer, Sinking Ship Entertainment

  • SPINVFX

    “SPINVFX Congratulates SIRT in creating this amazing Virtual Production Hub! We are proud to partner in their research and development in establishing best practices and educating our workforce by allowing for 'hands-on' training.”

    - Neishaw Ali, President+ Exec Producer, SpinVFX

  • Wacom

    “Wacom is excited to partner with SIRT to shape the future of creation.”

    - Wacom Team

  • Vicon

    “Congratulations to SIRT on the launch of the Virtual Production Innovation Hub, from your friends at Vicon”

    - Vicon Team

  • Canadian Opera Company & The National Ballet of Canada

    “Congratulations on the launch of the VPIH! We’re looking forward to continued collaboration to support the Performing Arts Sector.”

    - Steven Sherwood – Associate Director IT, COC & Christopher Sonnemann – Director IT, NBOC

  • Directors Guild of Canada

    “DGC Ontario congratulates our friends at SIRT on their Virtual Production Innovation Hub launch!”

    - DGC Team

  • Cream Productions

    “We congratulate SIRT on creating the #VPIH and look forward to working together with your amazing team of high caliber students and staff!”

    - Andrew MacDonald, Executive in Charge of Innovation, Cream Digital

  • The Other End

    “We plan on making our mark by extending the creative freedom and gains in time and cost management provided by virtual production. Our key focus is to develop workflows and software tools to make virtual production accessible, affordable, and scalable for Canadian content creators.”

    - The Other End Team

News & Events

Sheridan partners in accessible emerging technologies for the performing arts

July 5, 2021 – In partnership with the National Ballet of Canada, the Royal Opera House, and Canadian Opera Company, the Sheridan Screen Industries Research and Training Centre (SIRT) has recently launched Expanding…

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Sheridan’s Screen Industries Research and Training Centre (SIRT) launches Virtual Production Innovation Hub

May 27, 2021 - This afternoon, Sheridan’s Screen Industries Research and Training Centre (SIRT) announced the official launch of the Virtual Production Innovation Hub (VPIH)

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