Date: Wednesday 7th November 2007
Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm
What’s it all about?
Synthetic Realities or Virtual Places — whatever you want to call them, AFTRS lecturer Kit Divine (who should be known to you all from her role in the www.dlf.org.au) will speak on the topic of creating 3D environments. Kit is currently undertaking a PhD on the subject called, “Upon These Rocks” — which entails a 3D visualisation of the Rocks in Sydney. Her vast experience as a practitioner, lecturer and innovator make this a must-see session for anyone interested in 3D.
Cost: Free for Siggraph members. $5 cover charge for refreshments for guests and non-members.
(Attendees can sign up as a new member on the night. Annual Membership fees are $40 for professionals and $20 for students)
Probably best known for the annual SIGGRAPH International conference on computer graphics for film, televisions and new media industries, ACM SIGGRAPH also puts on a variety of programs year-round and worldwide to benefit the SIGGRAPH community. The event listed above is hosted by our local chapter and is free for all chapter members.