SIGGRAPH Asia 2016 is proud to host its first VR Showcase program. This new program aims to provide a highly visible and energetic venue to explore emerging trends and applications in virtual reality. The VR Showcase offers exciting opportunities for attendees to delve deep into digital worlds, try state-of-the-art technologies, and experience new approaches for creative expression and collaboration within immersive environments.
Check it out here for more info on the VR Showcase and to get your conference pass! (Use Registration Voucher Code FSP10020MT74 for a 10% discount on conference pass)
Hongbo Fu, SIGGRAPH Asia’s Conference Chair and Associate Professor at the School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong says, “SIGGRAPH Asia has grown from strength to strength since its introduction in 2008. This year in Macao, delegates will be inspired by top-notch research innovations, learning opportunities as well as amazing digital artwork, creative animations, and emerging technologies. The newly introduced VR showcase aims to take delegates into unbelievable, immersive virtual worlds. Furthermore, delegates will be able to engage with industry leaders from Google, Facebook, Pixar, NVIDIA, DJI, Lytro, Fyusion, and more. SIGGRAPH Asia has always been the platform that brings academia and professionals together, and we hope that attendees will use this opportunity to explore, learn, experience and get connected, virtually and physically!”
This year’s edition is themed “Key to the Future” and will be showcasing innovative projects and emerging technologies for computer graphics and interactive techniques. More than 6,000 delegates from over 50 countries are expected to attend SIGGRAPH Asia, including industry professionals, academia and enthusiasts. There will also be a diverse range of programs, including an 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, Workshops and the new VR Showcase.
SIGGRAPH Asia 2016 is happening on the 5-8 Dec 2016 and will be held at THE VENETIAN MACAO.