SIGGRAPH Asia 2017

SIGGRAPH Asia 2017 awards top talent in computer graphics and digital imaging
3:00 pm PDT 09/12/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

SIGGRAPH Asia featured an awards component for the following four programs: Symposium on Mobile Graphics and Interactive Applications Symposium on Visualisation Emerging Technologies Computer Animation Festival Winners in Symposium on Mobile Graphics and Interactive Applications Best Paper: ProsumerFX: Mobile Design of Image Stylisation Components by Tobias Dürschmid, Hasso Plattner Institute / University of Potsdam, Maximilian Sochting, Hasso Plattner Institute / University of Potsdam, Amir Semmo, Hasso Plattner Institute / University of Potsdam, Matthias Trapp, Hasso Plattner Institute / University of Potsdam … Read More


SIGGRAPH Asia 2017 ends on a high note
7:48 pm PDT 08/12/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

SIGGRAPH Asia 2017 wrapped its tenth edition on a high note. This year’s edition brought together some of the biggest names and organisations in the computer graphics and interactive techniques industry. Held from 27 to 30 November 2017 at Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC), Asia’s premier graphics, animation, art and technology event drew 6,526 computer graphics professionals, researchers, enthusiasts and trade visitors from 58 countries and regions under one roof. Close to 600 speakers presented at the conference, … Read More


Siggraph Asia 2017 through pictures
6:58 pm PDT 30/11/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

SIGGRAPH Asia saw a great start on the first day with keynote speeches, conferences and panel discussions. The second day added to the buzz and excitement with an amazing line up of sessions like the making of Coco, VR and AR for healthcare, demystifying characters in Moana, as well as the VR showcase and pavilions from Asian countries at the exhibition centre. To have a dekko at some moments from the event, click here.


SIGGRAPH Asia: Yoshifumi Kitamura explains vast possibilities of AI, AR and VR in dynamic aware interiors
10:00 pm PDT 27/11/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

The future, is near. So near, that you can see it. Out of a host of amazing sessions on 27 November, the first day of SIGGRAPH Asia 2017, one was Artificial Intelligence Meets Virtual Reality and Augmented Realities. The objective of the workshop was to invite scholars and practitioners to discuss synergies between VR and AR, AI and machine learning. A cross-disciplinary team of experts with a background in computer science, human-computer interaction (HCI), psychology/cognitive sciences, culture/communication studies, design and … Read More


Discover how humanity impacts digital imaging at SIGGRAPH Asia 2017
11:00 am PDT 27/11/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

From 27 to 30 November in Bangkok, Thailand, the tenth edition of SIGGRAPH Asia will showcase some of the world’s top professionals, academics and creative minds who are at the forefront of digital imaging, research, science, art, animation, gaming, interactivity, education and emerging technologies. The event is the region’s largest annual conference and exhibition on computer graphics and interactive techniques. SIGGRAPH Asia will take place at the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC) and is expected to attract 7,000 attendees from over … Read More