More than 6,400 artists, researchers, developers, gaming experts, filmmakers, and academics from 41 countries all across Asia and around the world convened at Pacifico Yokohama to participate in the region's largest display of the latest in computer graphics, interactive techniques, and digital media..

"We are thrilled with the success of SIGGRAPH Asia 2009. Since its debut in Singapore last year, SIGGRAPH Asia has become a highly anticipated digital media and content show for enthusiasts and digital media professionals throughout Asia. The increased enthusiasm we saw this year is also an endorsement of the quality of work presented at SIGGRAPH Asia," said Masa Inakage, Conference Chair, SIGGRAPH Asia 2009.