Presenter

Biography
Raqi Syed is a Sr. Lecturer at Victoria University of Wellington. She has worked as a Lighting Artist for Disney Feature Animation and a Senior Technical Director at Weta. In 2020 Raqi co-directed MINIMUM MASS, an interactive VR film. MINIMUM MASS won the 2020 Annecy International Film Festival Crystal Award for “Best VR,” was winner at ANIDOX Denmark, and has played at Tribeca, Cannes, and Venice International Film Festivals.

Raqi is a 2018 Sundance Fellow and 2020 Ucross Fellow. She holds an MFA from the USC School of Cinematic Arts and an MA from the VUW Institute of Modern Letters.
Presentations
Talk
Production & Animation
Research & Education
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Animation/Simulation
Diversity Equity & Inclusion
Dynamics/Simulation
Modeling
Real-Time
Visual Effects
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Birds of a Feather
Production & Animation
Research & Education
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Diversity Equity & Inclusion
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Experience Plus
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Educator's Forum
Arts & Design
Research & Education
Diversity Equity & Inclusion
Education
Rendering
Visual Effects
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