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Pick A Path: SIGGRAPH 2001 Exhibits Plus
Audience: Exhibits Plus Registration
 
Background
Welcome to SIGGRAPH 2001. As a first-time attendee with an Exhibits Plus registration, use this brief guide as a starting point for your conference expedition.
 
Please note that some suggestions below may not fall within your visit schedule. You should consult the SIGGRAPH 2001 Program & Buyer's Guide schedule for complete information.
 
Highlights
 
Variety is the hallmark of a SIGGRAPH conference. The most inspired ideas bridge disciplines, passions, and technologies into new forms of excellence. Take advantage of the "food group" theory below by getting a balanced number of "servings" of each type in your conference experience:
  • Listen (L) Presentation sessions to acquire specific knowledge.
     
  • Talk (T) Interactive opportunities to meet and participate.
     
  • Find (F) Goal-driven activities with desired outcomes.
     
  • See (S) Experiential events that broaden awareness and appreciation.

The list below is a small sample of SIGGRAPH 2001 offerings by each conference day.
  Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Don't Miss
(if possible)
Art Gallery: N-Space
Showcase of the finest digital art and experience
L,S
L,S
L,S
L,S
L,S
L,S
 
Birds of a Feather
Attendees who share common work environments, technologies, and interests
T,F
T,F
T,F
T,F
T,F
T,F
 
Career Services - Career Center and
Job Fair (*=Wed.)
T,F
T,F
T,F
T,F,*
T,F
T,F
 
Computer Animation Festival
The year's finest achievements
S
S,S
S,S
S,S
S,S
S
X
Emerging Technologies
Design and interactivity, robotics and display systems
T,S
T,S
T,S
T,S
T,S
T,S
X
Exhibition
Computer graphics roducts and services
 
 
T,F,S
T,F,S
T,F,S
 
X
Fundamentals Seminar Essential orientation to CG
L
 
 
 
 
 
 
Keynote Address/Awards
Danny Hillis: The Big Picture
 
 
 
L,S
 
 
X
Special Sessions
 
 L,T,S
 
 L,T,S
 L,T,S
 
X

Checklist
  • Schedule "must-see" items first; remember to schedule some rest, too.
     
  • Try to get a balanced number of each "food group" in your visit.
     
  • Visit areas outside your interests for surprising insights and inspirations.
     
  • Return feedback SIGGRAPH Pathfinders.

Feedback
 
This information was brought to you by SIGGRAPH Pathfinders, a volunteer group dedicated to mentoring of first-time conference visitors.
 
Please take a moment to help us help you. Share with us how this information improved (or could have improved) your conference experience. You can reach us at SIGGRAPH 2001 at the Pathfinder booth in main registration or via email: pathfinders@siggraph.org. Thank you.
 


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