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Stay up to date with the latest from SIGGRAPH 2022, including stories from the ACM SIGGRAPH Blog, unique conversations on the SIGGRAPH Spotlight podcast, roundups from the monthly SIGGRAPHITTI newsletter, and news stories from worldwide press.

SUPERSTAR SPEAKERS, SYNCHRONIZED VR EXPERIENCE, AND MORE

ACM A.M. Turing Award winners Pat Hanrahan and Ed Catmull return to the SIGGRAPH stage as two of the 2022 Featured Speakers! This year, they will be presenting a combined session on two different topics, programmable graphics systems and the history of computer graphics. Learn more and save your spot Read More

Stand Out From the Rest

Tune in to hear SIGGRAPH 2022 Education Committee Member Johannes DeYoung and guests April Baek and Ellen Su discuss how to further your advantage and get noticed in today’s ever-changing, competitive job market, including a deep dive on which certifications stand out the most to recruiters. Listen Now

Hut, Hut, Hike

SIGGRAPH 2021 featured an incredible series of Talks, such as “Swish: Neural Network Cloth Simulation on ‘Madden NFL 21.′” In honor of the American football season coming to an end, SIGGRAPH met with a team of engineers at Electronic Arts (EA) to get the game plan on this real-time, machine Read More

THE COLOMBIAN CULTURE, TECHNOLOGY, AND FAME OF DISNEY’S ‘ENCANTO’

Walt Disney Animation Studios’s latest hit film “Encanto” is topping charts and taking TikTok by storm, but what went into creating this magical story? VFX supervisor Scott Kersavage shares how the VFX team brought the Madrigal family and rich Colombian setting to life. Plus, learn about the technical advancements “Encanto” Read More

Building the Open Metaverse

SIGGRAPH Spotlight closed 2021 by revisiting a very hot topic: the metaverse. Tune in to join SIGGRAPH 2022 General Submissions Chair Chris Redmann as he sits down with Patrick Cozzi and Marc Petit for a discussion on what we can expect for the future of the metaverse and why it Read More

The Future of Production

SIGGRAPH Spotlight is looking toward the future — of production, that is. SIGGRAPH 2021 Production Sessions Chair John Kalaigian spoke with two incredible guests, Alex Popescu and Larry Cutler, about their current projects and where they see the future of production going. Listen in to hear what the future holds. Read More

How to Build an Animation Studio

For the second time ever, SIGGRAPH Spotlight is bringing you the live audio from a SIGGRAPH conference session. Our SIGGRAPH 2021 Featured Speaker discussion with Ian Failes and Sergio Pablos, founder of SPA Studios, is now available. Listen in as Pablos discusses how to build an animation studio. Listen Now Read More

THE WORLD’S GREATEST SHOW IN REAL TIME

SIGGRAPH 2021 Real-Time Live! Chair Christopher Evans connected with 2021 Audience Choice award winners, Athomas Goldberg and Samuel Tétreault, to discuss bringing the circus to real time. Press play to listen in on the technical challenges they faced and how performance art, spoken word, and animation came together. Read More

Spotlight on DEI

SIGGRAPH 2022 Conference Chair Munkhtsetseg Nandigjav sits down with four SIGGRAPH 2021 speakers whose work aims to elevate diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in our workplaces, our industry, and our productions. Listen in as Magdiela Duhamel, Theodore Kim, Nora Dommer, and Morenike Dosu discuss being an advocate and taking steps toward Read More

In Your Best ‘Interest’

The SIGGRAPH 2021 live conference week may have wrapped, but the inspiring, exciting content is still available to you on-demand through 29 October! If you haven’t already, you can still join in on the fun when you register by 18 October. With hundreds of sessions to choose from, narrow down Read More