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Media Registration

The deadline for Advance Media Registration has passed. All media representatives who have not registered in advance must register at SIGGRAPH 2003 in San Diego. The media headquarters will open at 6 pm on Saturday, 26 July, in room 25B-C of the San Diego Convention Center. Please review the media qualifications below to determine if you qualify for media registration. You must submit all documentation, as specified on this page and on the media registration form. Each organization is limited to five media representatives, except college publications, which are limited to one. No exceptions will be made.

Media Qualifications
Those requesting media registration must be currently employed by a publication or news organization. Account representatives, sales executives, book authors, and engineers do not meet the criteria for media registration. For a media badge you must fall under one of the following to receive media registration:

Business and Trade Publications/News Wire Services. Reporters and editors from magazines, newspapers, trade publications, and wire services must provide a business card and a current masthead that includes their name. Contributing editors and reporters must verify they have been retained to cover SIGGRAPH 2003 by presenting an original letter of assignment.

Television and Radio. Broadcast reporters and producers from news organizations must provide a business card and an original letter of assignment.

Analysts. Analysts must provide a business card from a recognized analyst firm and one bylined article from the past six months.

Freelance Writers. Freelance writers must provide at least one bylined article published within the last six months and must verify they have been retained to cover SIGGRAPH 2003 by presenting an original letter of assignment. Those who freelance occasionally and are employed by non-news organizations are not eligible for media registration.

Online Publications. Reporters from online publications must provide a business card and at least two bylined articles printed from their web site. The site must contain editorial content and cover the computer graphics industry. Personal web pages will not be accepted.

University Publications. University publication reporters must provide at least two bylined articles published within the last six months and must verify they have been retained to cover SIGGRAPH 2003 by presenting an original letter of assignment from the university. University publications are limited to one media representative.

Advance Registration
The deadline for Advance Media Registration has passed. All media representative who have not registered in advance must register at SIGGRAPH 2003 in San Diego. The media headquarters will begin accepting registration at  6 pm on Saturday, 26 July, in room 25B-C of the San Diego Convention Center.

A separate credential for use of cameras or video equipment must be obtained by completing the Audio-Visual Agreement when you pick up your media badge at SIGGRAPH 2003.

Media Registration at SIGGRAPH 2003
Please review the media qualifications to determine if you qualify for media registration.

Proceed to the Media Headquarters Office, Room 25B-C of the San Diego Convention Center. You must submit all documentation, as specified on this page and on the media registration form. No exceptions will be made.

Media Badge: What It Entitles You To
Media badge holders are entitled admission to:
  • Art Gallery
  • Animation Theaters
  • Courses
  • Educators Program
  • Electronic Theater Ticket
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Exhibition, Exhibitor Tech Talks
  • Guerilla Studio
  • International Resources
  • Keynote Address and Awards
  • Papers
  • Pathfinders
  • Sketches & Applications
  • Special Sessions and Special Event
  • Web Graphics
Full Conference attendees have first option on technical program seating.

Media Badge: What It Does Not Entitle You To
  • ACM Transactions on Graphics 22(3) (Conference Proceedings special issue)
  • Conference Select CD-ROM
  • Full Conference DVD
  • Electronic Art & Animation Catalog
  • Reception
  • Sketches & Applications presentation Building Character on Wednesday, 30 July