CHICAGO — SIGGRAPH 2017 has opened its call for submissions, inviting scholars, innovators, and creative practitioners within the computer graphics field to showcase their expertise technical and creative innovations next summer. The event will be held July 30th through August 3rd in Los Angeles.
The 2017 conference is looking to both the heart of computer graphics and interactive techniques as well as the future of the industry in designing its programming, which will make up five days of research results, demos, educational sessions, art, screenings, and hands-on interactivity. Whether a first-time attendee or a conference veteran, presenting at SIGGRAPH 2017 is an opportunity that can take careers to the next level. The organization is seeking submissions in four major categories: Research, Learning, Experiences, and Computer Animation Festival.
Submissions information and deadlines are as follows:
January 30, 2017 – Art Papers
January 18, 2017 – Technical Papers
February 14, 2017 – Courses, Panels, Posters, and Talks
February 6, 2017 – Production Sessions
April 25, 2017 – Posters
February 14, 2017 – Appy Hour, Emerging Technologies, Studio, and VR Village
April 4, 2017 – Real-Time Live!
Computer Animation Festival
"My goal is for the attendees to have a wonderful experience that builds on the historic legacy of SIGGRAPH," says Jerome Solomon, SIGGRAPH 2017 Conference Chair and Dean of the College at Cogswell College in San Jose, CA. "There are so many really talented people in this industry and we cannot wait to show them off."
To submit your work into any of the open categories, visit s2017.SIGGRAPH.org/call-submissions.