Khal Spoke at the Canadian House of Commons

Project Whitecard's CEO, Khal Shariff addressed the House of Commons’ Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology by invitation, on February 24th, 2014 at 3:30 ET. Link


Starlite: Astronaut Rescue Released on Steam

Friday, January 24th, 2014: Project Whitecard Studios Inc. announced today the upcoming release on Steam of the game “Starlite: Astronaut Rescue - Developed in Collaboration with NASA” for iPad, PC and Mac. The game will be available on Monday, January 27th, 2014.

In Starlite: Astronaut Rescue, players complete an imagined near-future Mars mission in which they must construct a habitat, craft tools and use advanced robots. With the help of a virtual crewmate, a mini-adventure soon turns into more than bargained for on the Red Planet.


Project Whitecard Studios signs for $750,000 from the Canada Media Fund!

Project Whitecard Studios signs for $750,000 from the Canada Media Fund!
Experimental game concept, “Starlite” to Thrill Mobile Adventurers

Winnipeg, Manitoba, November 13, 2013: Project Whitecard Studios Inc. excitedly delivers the news today that they have signed their contract with the Canada Media Fund for 750,000 dollars in funding for their game concept Starlite, a “thrilling adventure through the solar system, developed in conjunction with NASA.”


CSA's Planting the Seed takes Gold!

The Canadian Space Agency and Project Whitecard Inc. have won a prestigious Gold Medal in the 2013 International Serious Play Awards competition!
Reaching approximately 1 million elementary students this year, “Planting the Seed” simulates the experience of working on the International Space Station with the guidance of a virtual astronaut, Chris Hadfield. Students learn about the role of plants in biological life support systems by creating a virtual living wall inside the ISS.


Official Mars Curiosity Rover Activity Rewards with a Digital Badge!

August 14, 2012 – The Curiosity Rover landed on Mars on August 6th, 2012 and web surfers now have a chance to earn the first Starlite Digital Badge developed in partnership with NASA. By interacting with a brand-new type of 3D content, visitors will have a chance to join in the excitement by testing out a game that mimics some of the exciting new rover’s capabilities. Try out Curiosity’s ‘ChemCam’ laser, or drill for samples.


The Future of Learning, Let's Change Everything - Khal at TEDx

How do we use computer game technology in traditionally non-game friendly industries? A new paradigm has been created for informing and personal enrichment, which is visually stunning and exceptionally compelling, and will benefit people from around the world. And we are just on the cusp of its true potential. Project Whitecard has received worldwide


Khal Shariff: Student Success Story

Khal is honoured to have had University of Winnipeg profile him on their site this summer. He loves U of W and he returns briefly as an instructor to teach two courses this fall:
"Khal Shariff is a graduate of the Internet Systems Specialist Diploma program, or ISSD. He is currently the CEO of Project Whitecard Inc. and manages 10-12 individuals whose specialty is creating educational games, apps and websites.


PWC's Khal a Finalist for "E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year!"

Khal Shariff, Chief Executive Officer of Project Whitecard Inc.  Selected
as a Finalist for Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year - "Emerging

For Immediate Release
Contact: Khal Shariff
July 29, 2011