Great Northern Way Trust

ABOUT THE CENTRE FOR DIGITAL MEDIA DISTRICT & GREAT NORTHERN WAY TRUST

Join us where creativity and technology converge: the Centre for Digital Media.

Located in the heart of Vancouver, the Centre for Digital Media is a thriving district for entrepreneurship, education and public engagement. Led by Great Northern Way Trust, a groundbreaking joint venture between the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, Emily Carr University of Art + Design and the British Columbia Institute of Technology, this 10.5-acre destination is home to a pioneering master’s degree program, parks, art galleries, artist and game studios, tech workspaces for creative industries and university live-work residences. Graduate students receive a powerhouse degree bearing the seals of the four Great Northern Way Trust partner institutions and connections to globally-recognized industry partners. 2017 marks the 10th anniversary of this innovative Master of Digital Media program and the beginning of a new phase of strategic growth, including vibrant real estate development, a new campus for Emily Carr University, public transit and community transformation.

GREAT NORTHERN WAY TRUST BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Morgan Sturdy, Chair

Catherine Warren, President

Archana Ananthanarayan

David Ascher

Alison Blair

Steve Eccles

John Haythorne

Eric Martin

Peter Smailes

Martti Solin