SIGGRAPH 2018

GENERATION NEW. SIGGRAPH 2018 is a five-day immersion into the latest innovations in CG, Animation, VR, Games, Digital Art, Mixed Reality and Emerging Technologies. Experience research, hands-on demos, and fearless acts of collaboration.
SIGGRAPH 2018, Vancouver Canada
Sunday, 2018, August 12 (All day) to Thursday, 2018, August 16 (All day)
Vancouver Canada

SIGGRAPH is the world’s largest, most influential annual conference and exhibition in computer graphics and interactive techniques: Five days of research results, demos, educational sessions, art, screenings, and hands-on interactivity featuring the community’s latest technical achievements, and three days of commercial exhibits displaying the industry's current hardware, software, and services.

See our announcement Web3D at SIGGRAPH 2018: X3D the backbone for new dimensions of 3D to learn more.

Learn more about Web3D technologies and attend our Birds of a Feather (BoF) sessions listed below. These are also listed on the SIGGRAPH 2018 BOFs page.

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Sessions

Session Date/Time Location Contact Description
Immersive Visualisation for Research, Science and Art
  • Mon (13 Aug) 09:00 to 12:00
ACM SIGGRAPH Theater, West Building, Room 102, Vancouver Convention Centre npolys Immersive Visualisation for Research, Science and Art
Cartographic Visualization (Carto) BoF
  • Mon (13 Aug) 12:00 to 13:30
ACM SIGGRAPH Theater, West Building, Room 102, Vancouver Convention Centre brutzman The ACM SIGGRAPH Cartographic Visualization (Carto) session explores how viewpoints and techniques from the computer graphics community can be effectively applied to cartographic and spatial data sets.
Web3D Korea Chapter Standardization Meeting
  • Mon (13 Aug) 15:00 to 18:00
Gallery Board Room, Pan Pacific Hotel mwlee X3D progress and plans for mixed augmented reality, humanoid animation, C++/C# language bindings, and physical sensors. New participants are welcome! 환영합니다
Design Printing and Scanning: Web3D Makers Making More!
  • Wed (15 Aug) 11:00 to 12:30
West Building, Room 116-117, Vancouver Convention Centre brutzman 3D-CAD models reach beyond the screen to physical objects. Intelligent X3D applications link 3D printing and scanning. How can we integrate 3D publishing further in new devices and authoring toolchains.
Mobile VR/AR Meetup
  • Wed (15 Aug) 12:00 to 13:00
East Building, Room 12, Vancouver Convention Centre mitchwilliams Come share your VR creations, inquiries, and ideas. Bring your headsets, demos, and questions. Whether you are experienced or getting started, come network and collaborate with the VR development community.
WebVR Evolution for a Larger Web
  • Wed (15 Aug) 12:30 to 14:00
West Building, Room 116-117, Vancouver Convention Centre brutzman Upcoming X3D Specification improvements add full Web integration, Physically Based Rendering, and VR/AR/Mixed Reality. What other capabilities does the SIGGRAPH community need for 3D publishing on the Web?
Scaling Up 3D Medical Applications for People Everywhere
  • Wed (15 Aug) 14:00 to 15:30
West Building, Room 116-117, Vancouver Convention Centre Data-harmonization efforts by Web3D, DICOM and HL7 are working to support medical visualization, analytics, and publication of electronic medical records. What else is needed to make 3D capabilities available to support everyone?