If you missed SIGGRAPH 2017 watch a selection of recorded Live Streaming Sessions.

The Art & Science of VR



Wednesday, 2 August, 3:45 pm - 5:15 pm, Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles Convention Center - Theatre 411

Facing Mike

The workflow and technology behind the Meet Mike Epic VR experience: spanning the integration of complex scanning and modeling, facial AI deep learning, and advanced real-time UE4 graphics.

Mike Seymour, The University of Sydney

Christopher Evans
Epic Games, Inc.

Christopher Nichols
Chaos Group Labs

Jay Busch
Google, Inc.

Heroes: The Making of an Interactive, Mixed-Reality Duet

Heroes is multidimensional experience that guides the audience and participants through the emotionality of dance set to an iconic David Bowie song. This panel discussion illuminates the process of creating this extraordinary experience and the intricacies of creating a live-action performance with world-class visual effects incorporated into a Unity-driven experience for Gear VR and HoloLens.

Csilla Kozma-Andersen
Nokia Technologies

Melissa Painter
MAP Design Lab

Tim Dillon
Moving Picture Company

Thomas Wester
Thomas Wester Consulting

Jason Schugardt