Electronic Theatre 2

Electronic Theatre 2

Date: Wednesday 7th September 2011

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:30pm

Venue: EGO2 Auditorium, CoFA

What’s it all about:

Special Guest Presentation to proceed Electronic Theatre presentation:
Joey Hegarty, Software Developer from Animal Logic’s R&D team will be presenting his Siggraph talk Volumetric Effects in a Snap

The twenty minute talk will describe how and why Animal Logic created Snap, a grid-based simulation and volumetric rendering framework used in Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole and Sucker Punch.

A screening of the second portion of the Electronic Theatre presentation from the ACM SIGGRAPH 2011 Conference held in Vancouver, Canada will then follow.

Cost: Free for Siggraph members, 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)

RSVP: Why don’t you RSVP using Facebook so we have an idea how many of you are likely to show up?

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.

About sydgraph

Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH is dedicated to the generation and dissemination of information on computer graphics and interactive techniques. We are a membership organisation that values passion, integrity, excellence, volunteerism, and cross-disciplinary interaction in all of our activities.