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SIGGRAPH 2008
Schedule of Programs & Events

Conference Registration Categories

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circleBasic Access

triangleComputer Animation Festival Pass

Computer Animation Festival can be purchased separately

One-Day registration includes access for one day to conference programs and events associated with that level of registration and all days of the Exhibition. One-Day access does not include technical documentation or tickets for the Reception.

Conference schedule subject to change.

Eight small symposia are being presented in cooperation with ACM SIGGRAPH, these small symposia are related to important aspects of computer graphics and interactive techniques.

Complete information on symposia locations and schedules

    SUN 10 AUGUST MON 11 AUGUST TUE 12 AUGUST WED 13 AUGUST THU 14 AUGUST FRI 15 AUGUST
  Registration 1–7 pm 7:30 am–6 pm 8 am–6 pm 8 am–6 pm 8 am–6 pm 8 am–3:30 pm
  Merchandise Pickup 1–7 pm 7:30 am–6 pm 8 am–6 pm 8 am–6 pm 8 am–6 pm 8 am–3:30 pm
  SIGGRAPH Store 1–7 pm 7:30 am–6 pm 8 am–6 pm 8 am–6 pm 8 am–6 pm 8 am–6 pm
square Classes   8:30 am–5:30 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm
square Geek Bar   8:30 am–5:30 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm
square Informal Forums     10:20–11:30 am   8:30 am–12:15 pm  
square Panels   3:45–5:30 pm 1:45–5:30 pm 8:30–10:15 am & 3:45–5:30 pm 10:30 am–12:15 pm 10:30 am–12:15 pm
square Reception         7–10 pm  
square Roundtables   10:30 am–12:15 pm 3:45–5:30 pm 3:45–5:30 pm 1:45–5:30 pm  
square Talks   8:30–10:15 am & 3:45–5:30 pm 8:30 am–3:30 pm 10:30 am–5:30 pm 1:45–5:30 pm 10:30 am–5:30 pm
square Technical Papers     8:30 am–5:30 pm 8:30 am–6 pm 8:30 am–6 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm
squarecircle Art & Design Galleries
Design & Computation
  8:30 am–6 pm 9 am–7 pm 9 am–6 pm 9 am–6 pm 9 am–2 pm
squarecircle Art & Design Galleries
Slow Art
  8:30 am–6 pm 9 am–7 pm 9 am–6 pm 9 am–6 pm 9 am–2 pm
squarecircletriangle Birds of a Feather Throughout the week          
squarecircletriangle Featured Speakers   1:30 pm 1:30 pm   1:45 pm  
squarecircle FJORG!   9 am–midnight 12:01 am–5 pm      
squarecircle International Resources   8:30 am–6 pm 8 am–6 pm 8 am–6 pm 8 am–6 pm 8 am–4 pm
squarecircle New Tech Demos   8:30 am–6 pm 9 am–7 pm 9 am–6 pm 9 am–6 pm 9 am–2 pm
squarecircle Posters   8:30 am–5:30 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm 8:30 am–noon
squarecircle The Studio   1–6 pm noon–11 pm noon–11 pm 9 am–6 pm 9 am–2 pm
    SUN 10 AUGUST MON 11 AUGUST TUE 12 AUGUST WED 13 AUGUST THU 14 AUGUST FRI 15 AUGUST
square   triangle Computer Animation Festival            
     Competition
   Screenings
    1:45 and 5:45 pm 10:30 am and 5:45 pm 10:30 am and 5:45 pm 10:30 am
     Festival Awards
   Ceremony
        3:45 pm  
     Festival Talks   8:30–10:15 am & 3:45–5:30 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm  
     Production
   Sessions
  10:30 am–12:15 pm
& 3:45–5:30 pm
  1:45–3:30 pm 10:30 am–12:15 pm  
     Production
   Studio Nights
    8–11 pm 8–11 pm 8–11 pm  
     Invited Screenings     12:30–11:00 pm 10:30 am–11 pm 10:30 am–11 pm 10:30 am–3 pm
     Stereoscopic 3D:
   Research,
   Applications,
   and Entertainment
  8:30 am–7:45 pm 8:30 am–5:30 pm      
squarecircletriangle Exhibition     9:30 am–6 pm 9:30 am–6 pm 9:30 am–3:30 pm  
squarecircletriangle Exhibitor Tech Talks     9:30 am–6 pm 9:30 am–6 pm 9:30 am–3:30 pm  
squarecircletriangle Job Fair     10 am–4 pm 10 am–4 pm 10 am–1 pm  
squarecircletriangle Special Events            
   Fast–Forward
   Technical Papers
   Preview Session
  6–8 pm        
     FJORG!
   Viking Judging
   Ceremony
      6:30–8:30 pm    
     The Anti-Auteurs:
   User-Generated
   Content and
   the Evolving Video
   Game Ecosystem
    6–8 pm      
     SpeedLab   3:45–5:30 pm       1:45–3:30 pm
     Winners of the ACM
   Student Research
   Competition
        10:30 am–12:15 pm
    SUN 10 AUGUST MON 11 AUGUST TUE 12 AUGUST WED 13 AUGUST THU 14 AUGUST FRI 15 AUGUST