SIGGRAPH 2020: 47th Annual Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques

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United States of America


August 17-28, 2020


Conference Theme:

Think Beyond

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The 47th annual, and first fully virtual ONLINE SIGGRAPH Conference was originally meant to take place in Washington, D.C. before the COVID-19 epidemic hit.

Explore the latest innovations in your field and connect with a global community of creators and thought-leaders at SIGGRAPH 2020. Experience this year’s top advancements in computer graphics and interactive techniques from the comfort of your home or office.

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Conference Committee Chairs:

ACM SIGGRAPH Frontiers Chair: MK Haley, Walt Disney Imagineering
Adaptability Focus Area Co-Chair: Christine Holmes, Blue Sky Studios
Adaptability Focus Area Co-Chair: Natalie Rountree
Art Gallery Chair: Nik Apostolides, Johns Hopkins University
Art Papers Chair: Andres Burbano, Universidad De Los Andes
Attendee Experience Manager: Corinne Price, ICF
Courses Chair: Susan Reiser, Unc Asheville & Vassar College
Creative Development Director: Larry Bafia, Centre For Digital Media
Electronic Theater Director: Munkhtsetseg Nandigjav, Savannah College of Art And Design
Education Liaison: Andrew Duchowski, Clemson University
Emerging Technologies Chair: Dani Belko, Facebook
Games Focus Area Chair: Carlos Gonzalez-Ochoa
General Submissions Chair: Ginger Alford, SMU Lyle School of Engineering
Graphicsnet Chair: David Spoelstra, Mediamachine LLC
Immersive Pavilion Chair: Chris Redmann, Unity Technologies
International Resources Chair: June Kim, University of New South Wales
Posters Chair: Ana Cecilia Balliache Liendo, Schell Games
Production Sessions Chair: Derrick Nau, Dreamworks Animation
Real-Time Live! Chair: Marc Olano, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
SIGGRAPH Executive Experience Co-Chair: Thierry Frey, Reel FX Animation Studios
SIGGRAPH Executive Experience Co-Chair: Joanne Green, University of Pittsburgh
SIGGRAPH Labs Co-Chair: Erik Brunvand, University of Utah
SIGGRAPH Labs Co-Chair: Forrest Lucas, Two Bit Circus
Student Volunteers Chair: Sarah Rust, Rooster Teeth
Technical Papers Chair: Szymon Rusinkiewicz, Princeton University
VR Theater Director: Monica Cappiello, Cogswell Polytechnical College
SIGGRAPH 2021 Conference Chair: Pol Jeremias-Vila, Pixar Animation Studios


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