The ACM SIGGRAPH NYC chapter's Twelfth Annual Industry Spotlight will feature animation and post-production facilities from the NYC metropolitan area. Presenters will share a bit about their company, show some recent work and discuss future projects. It's one of the chapter's most popular events each year.
On Thursday, April 3, 2014, the New York City chapter of ACM SIGGRAPH will host the twelfth annual Industry Spotlight at the Fashion Institute of Technology in Midtown Manhattan. One of the chapter's most popular events, the Industry Spotlight provides NYC animation and post-production professionals an opportunity to learn more about the facilities that operate in the metropolitan area.
How did the digital dinosaurs of "Jurassic Park" make their way into the ground-breaking movie in 1993? On the 20-year anniversary of the film, the digital artists who created the critters will come together in a panel that's sure to be memorable.
On October 29, the Toronto ACM SIGGRAPH Chapter will host an “Interactive Industry Night with the Design Community” at the Design Exchange Museum. The event will be a “fast forward” format of short, engaging, presentations by leaders in the Toronto computer graphics and visual effects industries.
Design Exchange Museum, 234 Bay St, Toronto, ON M5K 1B2
Tuesday, 29 October 2013 from 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM (EDT)
On Tuesday, October 29, the Toronto ACM SIGGRAPH Chapter will host a stimulating night of presentations and discourse on the Toronto computer graphics industry. With the historic Design Exchange on Bay Street as a backdrop, the evening will be filled with the exchange of ideas and professional contact information.
In celebration of the Toronto ACM SIGGRAPH Professional Chapter's new website, http://toronto.siggraph.org/, the chapter is hosting a launch event on June 25.
In addition to networking opportunities, attendees will be treated to a screening of the SIGGRAPH 2012 Computer Animation Festival Electronic Program in Toronto's lovely theatre The Royal (608 College St). Post party at 10:00 p.m. at The Monarch Tavern.
Three panelists - Miranda Patterson, Scott Sindorf and Allan Wai - along with moderator Mechthild Schmidt, will look at how the convergence of various types of media impacts our lives and shapes our expectations. More details can be found at nyc.siggraph.org This was added by Teresa as a demo. Will probably be okay to delete.