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General Submissions Reviewer Role Descriptions

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A Designer

This person works in art and design within the field of computer graphics. They may be familiar with techniques for 3D printing, animation, video production, digital illustration, and graphic arts.

An Art Director

This person may work in the movie industry or in advertising. They are responsible for ensuring the production designer's creative vision for all the special effects that eventually give a film its visual identity.

An Engineer or Technical Director

This person has strong computer graphics skills and in-depth working knowledge of several core graphics engine systems perhaps for animation, rendering or audio/multimodal interaction. They may work in the games industry or in film production.

An Industry Researcher

This person works for a company specializing in computer graphics or interaction hardware/software. They develop state-of-the-art industrially applicable novel algorithms for displays, visual, haptic, auditory rendering. This person is very technical.

A Software Developer

This person develops algorithms for use in computer graphics, they may develop open source systems, user interface tools, mobile apps or 3D web or VR applications.  

A University Professor

This person is head of a computer graphics research lab at a well known university. They have expertise in a wide range of computer graphics specific topics. They teach and guide research. They have a number of people working in their team. They might specialize in technical algorithms or have an art and design focus depending on their expertise.

A Project Manager/Director

This person may work in movies, games or another tech-related industry. They are responsible for leading and guiding teams and work with both artists and technologists. They have an in-depth understanding of how different skill sets come together to form a final project.


We have also finalized a set of keywords to use in conjunction with these roles:

Animation
Art & Design
Audio/Music
Capture/Scanning
Display
Dynamics/Simulation
Education
Games
Geometry
Hardware
Image
Maker
Mobile
Production
Rendering
Research
UI/Tools/Systems
VR/AR