SIGGRAPH 2019 Conference Chair, Mikki Rose's, vision for the conference falls into three main buckets: Community, Sustainability, and Spectacle.
This month's President's Corner focuses on the value of volunteership.
LET’S DRAW!: NEW DEEP LEARNING TECHNIQUE FOR REALISTIC CARICATURE ART
Data-driven method leverages deep learning AI for photo-to-caricature translation
Nomination for SACAG Chair
The current SIGGRAPH Asia Conference Advisory Group (SACAG) Chair, YT Lee, will be stepping down at the end of 2018. The nomination for the new Chair is now open. Here are the details:
1. Anyone who knows a suitable candidate can make a nomination.
2. Please provide the justification for your nomination, highlighting your candidate’s services for the SIGGRAPH organization, particularly for SIGGRAPH Asia.
3. The nominee must consent to be nominated. Please state that in your justification.
The proposed bylaw changes by the ACM SIGGRAPH Executive Committee (EC) have been approved by the ACM EC when the member voting failed to meet the ten percent rule required for all bylaw changes. These changes will start in the voting taking place in next summer's elections.