Explode Conf. 2017

Nov 23, 2017

Toboggan Brewing Co.

585 Richmond St,
London, ON

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Design + Code + Business

Where entrepreneurs, designers and developers converge to share ideas.

Explode is an opportunity to learn, interact and experiment with southwestern ontario's digital creative community.

Explode 2017 Theme is Creative Practice: Storytelling, intersections, overlaps, idea collisions and the value of interdisciplinary work. The Explode Conference examines the benefits of creative collaboration.


  1. Mistakes Were Made: A Career In Design

    Tom Creighton

    Director of Design at Wealthsimple

  2. The Never-Ending Creative Practice

    Robert Wardhaugh

  3. The Story of The Forest City Cookbook

    Alieska Robles & Amanda Devries

    Forest City Cookbook

  4. Change Behaviours Through Creativity

    Aaron Barth

    President, Dialectic


Explode takes place in downtown London at Toboggan Brewing Co.

This state of the art brewery is the perfect background for a day of industry leaders, emerging talent and novel ideas to come together and network, learn and collaborate.




1:30 pm
2:00 pm
Opening Remarks
2:15 pm
The Story of The Forest City Cookbook
2:45 pm
The Never-Ending Creative Practice
3:15 pm
3:30 pm
Change Behaviours Through Creativity
4:15 pm
Mistakes Were Made: A Career In Design
5:00 pm
Official Explode Conf Party



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