SIGGRAPH 2018: 45th Annual Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


August 12-16, 2018


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SIGGRAPH 2018 is a five-day immersion into the latest innovations in CG, Animation, VR, Games, Digital Art, Mixed Reality and Emerging Technologies. Experience research, hands-on demos, and fearless acts of collaboration.

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Other Conference Support Personnel:

Audio/Visual Support: Freeman Audio Visual Solutions
Conference Administration, Management, Marketing and Media: SmithBucklin Corporation
Exhibition Management: Hall-Erickson, Inc.
General Services: Freeman Decorating Company
Graphic Design, Editing, Web Site: Cubicle Ninjas
Housing Provider: onPeak
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Publications: Stephen N. Spencer, ACM SIGGRAPH Publications Committee Chair, University of Washington
Registration: RCS
Web Programming: Submission Portal

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    Committee Chairs

    Art Gallery Chair: Andres Burbano, Universidad de los Andes
    Art Papers Chair: Angus Forbes, University of California, Santa Cruz
    Attendee Experience Chair: Joshua Grow, Zorroa
    Birds of a Feather Chair: Mark Elendt, SideFX Software
    Business Development Chair: Paul Salvini, Accelerator Centre
    Computer Animation Festival Producer: Larry Bafia, Centre for Digital Media
    Courses Chair: Craig Kaplan, University of Waterloo
    Creative Development Director: Munkhtsetseg Nandigjav, Namukreativ
    Education Focus Area Chair: Erik Brunvand, University of Utah
    Emerging Technologies Chair: Gerry Derksen, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
    Experience Hall Manager: Christine Holmes, Blue Sky Studios
    Games Focus Area Chair: Natalya Tatarchuk, Unity Technologies
    General Submissions Chair: Kristy Pron, Walt Disney Imagineering
    Graphicsnet Chair: Justin Stimatze, Here Technologies
    Industry Relations Chair: Paul Salvini, Accelerator Centre
    International Resources Chair: Diana Arellano, Mackevision
    Posters Coordinator: Fahad Haddad, Waterproof Studios
    Production Sessions Chair: Emily Hsu, Blizzard Entertainment
    Real-Time Live! Chair: Jesse Barker, Unity Technologies
    SIGGRAPH Next Chair: Mk Haley, Walt Disney Imagineering
    Student Volunteer Chair: Emma Gauthier, Magic Leap
    Studio Chair: Nik Aberle
    Technical Papers Chair: Mathieu Desbrun, Caltech
    Virtual & Mixed Reality Chair: Pol Jeremias-Vila, Pixar Animation Studios
    SIGGRAPH 2019 Conference Chair: Mikki Rose, Blue Sky Studios

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