Speaker and Artist Fee Policy

DMG recognizes the value of the time and experience of its members and guests, and strives to compensate all speakers and artists fairly.

Type

Length

Fee

Tutorials

< 1 hour

$75

Workshops (evenings)

< up to 4 hours

$125

Workshops (weekends/afternoons)

4-7 hours

$250

Artist talks

< 1.5 hours

$150

Panelist

~ 1 hour panel

$75

Panel moderation

~ 1 hour panel

$95

Presentation and Q&A at monthly social event

< 15 minutes

None

Non-curated arcade and showcase events

None*

Curated arcade/exhibition

$125/day**

Performances

< 4 hours

$125

Technical and artistic consulting

Varies

A letter of agreement is provided, and payment is usually made via Interac within 30 days. If you have any questions about this policy, please contact us.

If you are not a Class A member of DMG or do not consider yourself to be a part of a marginalized identity group, or if you are comfortably able to afford it, we would be grateful if you opted to donate your time instead of accepting a fee.

* When part of a regular jam showcase, social event or fundraiser where voluntary submissions are requested.

** For curated exhibits held outside our venue, the exhibition fee may vary depending on the venue and funding available–but generally meets CARFAC minimums if held in Canada.