The deadline for manuscripts was:
13 January 1999
The deadline for camera-ready papers was:
7 May 1999
The deadline for final speaker requirements is:
9 July 1999
The deadline for Conference Proceedings videotape submissions is:
14 June 1999
Information for Contributors Site Index Main

These pages contain valuable information for those who have received a letter stating that their submitted paper has been accepted by SIGGRAPH 99.  


Contributor Responsibilities
1. Authors of accepted papers must prepare camera-ready versions of their papers (or summaries, for video papers) in the ACM-standard format for publication in the Conference Proceedings. SIGGRAPH 99 will also produce a CD-ROM of all the accepted papers, so they must also be prepared in electronic form. Questions regarding formats and deadlines should be directed to Stephen Spencer.
2. Authors of accepted papers may submit videotapes for inclusion on the Conference Proceedings videotape. Information regarding the videotape is available online. Questions regarding the videotape should be directed to Robert McDermott.
3. You must communicate your session's presentation requirements to Speaker Preparation Services
Please contact us immediately with any questions or concerns.

SIGGRAPH 99 Responsibilities
The author(s) of each accepted paper will have approximately 25 minutes (depending on the length of the paper) to present the paper at SIGGRAPH 99. For information on how to prepare a quality presentation and on the presentation equipment available at the conference, please see Speaker Preparation Services.
SIGGRAPH 99 also provides the following services to Papers presenters:
1. Contributor Recognition including Full Conference registration.
2. Session and scheduling signage.
3. At the Los Angeles Convention Center, during the conference, SIGGRAPH 99 provides:

Insurance for equipment brought into the convention center (including donated equipment). Please see Insurance Coverage requirements and information.
Standard session room setup and equipment. Arrangements for equipment outside the standard setup are the sole responsibility of Panels presenters.
Speaker preparation services including slide production and rehearsals.
For more information during SIGGRAPH 99, contact Steve Overby in the Speaker Prep Room at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Prior to the conference:
Steve Overby
SIGGRAPH 99 Speaker Prep Coordinator
AVW Audio Visual, Inc.
4201 South Congress, Suite 316
Austin, Texas 78745 USA
+1.512.371.0214 fax

Donor Recognition
SIGGRAPH 99 believes that it is important to thank corporate donors and to make attendees aware of the donors' support of the conference. All recognition offered by SIGGRAPH 99 is to acknowledge and thank donors and does not serve as reimbursement for support or as a trade for registration or access to the conference or specific programs or events in return for donations.
Organizations that loan equipment or donate cash and/or services to SIGGRAPH 99 or to its contributors, prior to or during the conference, are acknowledged as follows:
The name of the donating organization is printed as acknowledgement in the SIGGRAPH 99 Program and Buyer's Guide and on the donor recognition banner (which is hung prominently in the convention center).
Each donor receives a personalized thank-you letter from SIGGRAPH 99 after the conference.
Standard-sized signs, approved and produced by SIGGRAPH 99, may be displayed on donated equipment to acknowledge the use of equipment, at the discretion of the SIGGRAPH 99 Conference Chair.
Possible acknowledgement on the SIGGRAPH 99 Web site.


All of our deadlines between now and the conference are very tight. Please help us by communicating your needs and questions early.
Again, congratulations. We are looking forward to working with you to make the Papers program a success!

Alyn Rockwood
SIGGRAPH 99 Papers Chair

SIGGRAPH 99 Comments & Questions Site Index Main