SIGGRAPH Conference in Vancouver, BC

SIGGRAPH Conference in Vancouver, BC

SIGGRAPH Conference (10-14 August 2014, Vancouver, BC)

The 41st International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques.

Leonardo will be hosting several events at the conference for the public, members, and affiliates alike. 

Leonardo-Related Events @ SIGGRAPH 2014:

1.  Art Gallery Reception:  Tuesday August 12, 2-3:30 PM.  In collaboration with the SIGGRAPH Art Program, Leonardo has published the SIGGRAPH art catalog as a special issue of Leonardo journal every year since 2009.  Again this year Leonardo in association with MIT Press will host an art gallery / issue release reception at the conference. 

2.  Leonardo Community Meeting (Birds of a Feather meeting):  Wednesday August 13, 1-2:30 PM, featuring presentations about the Art/Science programs of our Leonardo Affiliates.  These presentations always stimulate lively discussions about the joys and challenges of offering cross-disciplinary education to university students.

3.  LEAF Panel, “Zen of Collaboration,” Monday August 11, 2:30-4 PM, hosted by Leonardo Education and Art Forum Chair David Familian (UC-Irvine). This session will explore a variety of approaches to creating productive and rewarding collaborations between artists and scientists. Presenters will share experiences from academia and encourage discussion from attendees and industry.