SIGGRAPH Asia Spotlights WebVR, Local Thai Artists,and VR Dome Theater
WhatThe 10th edition of SIGGRAPH Asia will showcase initiatives from Google, USC Institute for Creative Technologies, Mozilla A-Frame, LIFE VR and more. Over 47 regional and international exhibitors from across Southeast and East Asia will be exhibiting and showcasing the latest developments in Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques.
SIGGRAPH Asia’s VR Showcase Program will also feature industry leaders, influencers, and developers who will discuss critical topics in the virtual and augmented reality space, including research, healthcare applications, web-enabled immersive technologies, strategies for journalism, business, VR for social good, and design principles for VR/AR.This year, the program committee has curated special interactive sections that will include live painting sessions with local and regional transmedia artists, as well as their very own VR Dailies Theater.
WhenTuesday, 28 November – Thursday, 30 November
WhereBangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC)
2ndFloor, BHIRAJ Hall 3 (Access through Exhibition)
About SIGGRAPH Asia 2017
The 10th ACM SIGGRAPH Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques in Asia will take place in Bangkok, Thailand at the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC) from 27 – 30 November 2017. The annual event held in Asia attracts innovators in research, science, art, animation, gaming, interactivity, education and emerging technologies. The 4-day SIGGRAPH Asia 2017 conference includes a diverse range of juried programs such as the Art Gallery, Computer Animation Festival, Courses, Emerging Technologies, Posters, Symposium on Education, Symposium on Mobile Graphics and Interactive Applications, Symposium on Visualization, Technical Briefs, Technical Papers, VR Showcase and Workshops. A three-day exhibition held from 28 – 30 November 2017 will offer a business platform for industry players to market their innovative products and services to the computer graphics community, interactive techniques professionals, and enthusiasts from all around the world.
About ACM SIGGRAPH
The Association of Computing Machinery’s Special Interest Group on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques (ACM SIGGRAPH) sponsors SIGGRAPH Asia 2017. Founded in 1947, ACM is an educational and scientific society uniting the world’s computing educators, researchers, and professionals to inspire dialogue, share resources, and address the field’s challenges. ACM strengthens the profession’s collective voice through strong leadership, promotion of the highest standards, and recognition of technical excellence. The ACM SIGGRAPH deals with all aspects of graphical user/computer communication and manipulation: hardware, languages, data structure, methodology, and applications.