Fill the Halls of SIGGRAPH Conference.
SIGGRAPH 2008, the 35th International Conference on Computer Graphics
Techniques, announced today that 28,432 artists, research scientists,
gaming experts, developers, filmmakers, students, and academics from 87
countries joined together for the annual conference and exhibition
in Los Angeles. Plus, more than 230 international companies exhibited
- an increase in exhibits from the previous year.
(by Thierry Frey- 20 August 2008 www.siggraph.org)
SIGGRAPH 2008 will bring an estimated 30,000 computer graphics and interactive
technology professionals from six continents to Los Angeles, California,
USA for the industry's most respected technical and creative programs
focusing on research, science, art, animation, gaming, interactivity,
education, and the web from Monday, 11 August through Friday, 15 August
2008 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Celebrating its 35th year,
SIGGRAPH 2008 includes a three-day exhibition of products and services
from the computer graphics and interactive marketplace from 12-14 August
2008. More than 250 international exhibiting companies are expected. Registration
for the conference and exhibition is open to the public.
ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery, is the world's largest educational
and scientific computing society, uniting educators, researchers and professionals
to inspire dialogue, share resources and address the field's challenges.
ACM strengthens the computing profession's collective voice through strong
leadership, promotion of the
highest standards, and recognition of technical excellence. ACM supports
the professional growth of its members by providing opportunities for
life-long learning, career development, and professional networking.