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

Joe's Conference Schedule

 

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Joe V. Effex (VFX Artist)

Here’s my schedule for the week at SIGGRAPH in case you want to join me.

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Sunday, 30 July


 
Panel
State and Future of Hair in Feature Film and Visual Effects
9-10:30 am, Room 403AB

 
Talks
It’s Complicated
10:45 am-12:15 pm, Room 403AB

 
Talks
Effects Omelette
2-3:30 pm, Room 152

 
Talks
I Live to Move It, Move It
3:45-5:15 pm, Room 403AB

 
Technical Papers Fast Forward
6-8 pm, South Hall K

     
Production Sessions Movie Screening: Cars 3
9-11 pm, South Hall K

 

Monday, 31 July


 
Talks
Hair It Is!
9-10:30 am, Room 403AB

  
Keynote Session: Fireside Chat With Floyd Norman
11 am-12:45 pm, South Hall K

 
Panels
CGIStudio: Thirty Years, One Renderer
3:45-5:15 pm, Room 403AB

 
SIGGRAPH 2017 Reception
8-10 pm, California Science Center

 

Tuesday, 1 August


 
Panel
History of the JPL Computer Graphics
9 am-12:15 pm, Room 408AB

  
Production Session
Stories the Ocean Tells Us: The Making of "Moana"
10:45 am-12:15 pm, South Hall K

  
Production Session
Crazy Eight: The Making of a Race Sequence in Disney/Pixar's "Cars 3"
2-3:30 pm, South Hall K

  
Production Session
ILM Presents: Behind the Magic, the Visual Effects of "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story"
3:45-5:15 pm, South Hall K

  
Real-Time Live!
6-7:45 pm, South Hall K

 

Wednesday, 2 August


 
Talks
Alt. Workflows
9-10:30 am, Room 402AB

  
Production Session
Behind the Headset: The Making of Google Spotlight Stories’ “Son of Jaguar" and “Sonaria", and Oculus Story Studios’ “Dear Angelica”
10:45 am-12:15 pm, South Hall K

    
Poster Sessions 
(View Display & Rendering related Posters)
12:15-1:15 pm, South Hall J Entrance

 
Course
Path Tracing in Production – Part 2: Making Movies
2-5:15 pm, Room 408AB

  
Production Session
Sony Pictures Imageworks: Celebrating 25 Years of Innovation, Imagination and Creativity
5:45-7:15 pm, South Hall K

 
Computer Animation Festival 
Electronic Theater
8-10 pm, South Hall K

 

Thursday, 3 August


 
Talks
Pipe Dreams
9-10:30 am, Room 402AB

 
Talks
Partly Crowdy
10:45 am-12:15 pm, Room 408AB

  
Production Sessions
The Making of Marvel Studio’s "Spider-Man Homecoming"
2-3:30 pm, South Hall K

  
Production Sessions
The Making of Marvel Studio’s "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2"
3:45-5:15 pm, South Hall K

 

Important Tip


As you assemble your schedule, don’t forget to allocate some of your “free time” to a slow stroll through:

     
The Exhibition’s energetic real-time marketplace of technology
South Halls H/J

    
The Experience Hall’s Art Gallery, Emerging Technologies, Studio, and VR Village
South Hall G

    
Posters packed with speculation and achievement
South Hall J Entrance

    
Production Gallery, a one-of-a-kind exhibit recognizing the art, processes, and physical materials involved in bringing major studio projects to the screen. 
Concourse Foyer