Birds of a Feather
 
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[Meeting Space Request]
This form must be received by 7 July 2003.

Birds of a Feather (BOF) events must be free of charge, related to computer graphics or interactive techniques, open to all SIGGRAPH 2003 attendees, and non-commercial in nature (topics specific to one commercial product or company are discouraged). Invitation-only, non-commercially sponsored events are also welcome. All BOFs will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis as to keep with the spirit of a BOF.

Please include all country, city, and area codes.
Entries marked with a dot (*) must be filled in.

First Name *
Last Name *
Company or Organization *
Address *
Address (continued)
City *
State/Province
(US and Canada only)
Postal Code *
Country *
Telephone
(Include all country, area, and city codes.)
Fax
Email *
Event Information
Event Title *
The event title will appear in all SIGGRAPH 2003 printed materials and on the SIGGRAPH 2003 Web site if requested below.

Event Description *
A brief description is required for assignment of meeting space. For example: "This event is for attendees interested in non-photorealistic rendering."
* Would you like this event published in the Program and Buyer's Guide?
(Form must be received by 26 May 2003.)
Yes
No
* Would you like this event published on the kiosk in Registration?
(Form must be received by 27 June 2003.)
Yes
No
* Would you like this event published on the SIGGRAPH 2003 Web site?
(Form must be received by 14 July 2003.)
Yes
No
* Is this event open to all attendees? Yes
No
* Is this event free of charge? Yes
No
* Is the topic limited to one commercial product or company? Yes
No
* Are you a SIGGRAPH 2003 exhibitor? Yes
No
* Have you been an exhibitor at previous SIGGRAPH conferences? Yes
No
Logistics
*  Dates
 Saturday, 26 July      Sunday, 27 July      Monday, 28 July
 Tuesday, 29 July      Wednesday, 30 July      Thursday, 31 July
* Event Start Time AM PM
* Event End Time AM PM
Thirty minutes will be added to the start and end times to accommodate set up and tear down.
 Reservation Start Time AM PM
 Reservation End Time AM PM
Provide reservation times ONLY if set up and/or tear down require more than 30 minutes.
* Location  
Birds of a Feather events can be scheduled at the San Diego Convention Center or a SIGGRAPH 2003 Hotel. Space is assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. Space in the convention center is complimentary but limited. Some hotels may charge a rental fee for space. SIGGRAPH 2003 Conference Management will tell you if there is a fee prior to confirming your space request.

Please Note: The room reserved for pre-scheduled BOFs at the San Diego Convention Center will be set in classroom style (capacity of 90) for the duration of the conference. A $200 fee will be incurred by the BOF organizer if any other room set up is chosen.

First Choice
Second Choice
* Room Set Up
 Expected Attendance
 
Banquet

 
Classroom

 
Conference

 
Square

 
Reception
[No Seating]

 
Theater

SIGGRAPH 2003 reserves the right to cancel any event without notification if the event does not conform to the specific guidelines for Birds of a Feather events.

Event confirmation will be emailed within two weeks of receiving a completed request. The confirmation will include contact information for set up, food and beverage, and audio/visual needs. An incorrectly completed form may delay processing. SIGGRAPH 2003 reserves the right to reassign meeting space as necessary.

Applicants are responsible for individual ASCAP/BMI licensing fees for music played during a Birds of a Feather event. Contact SIGGRAPH 2003 Conference Management for more information.

Applicants are responsible for all charges. No charges in conjunction with the event may be billed to SIGGRAPH 2003. The venue contact may accept changes to attendance estimates, but changes to date and time or room assignments must be made in writing through SIGGRAPH 2003 Conference Management.


THIS FORM MUST BE RECEIVED BY 7 JULY 2003.

QUESTIONS? Please send them to Sue Ebert or SIGGRAPH 2003 Birds of a Feather.







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