Why Attend?

For over 40 years, SIGGRAPH has been the place to gather knowledge and spark collaboration between diverse disciplines—because our vast, robust industry becomes stronger and healthier when leaders converge.

Here’s how you (and your employer!) can benefit by joining us in Los Angeles.

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From the latest visual effects and animation technology to VR and game design, SIGGRAPH 2019 offers courses, talks, and panels that make for a crash course in the latest research and techniques.


Fuel your creativity with cutting-edge tools when you demo the latest in mixed reality or new technologies in the Experience Hall, and then create works of art, whether functional or novel, in the Studio.


At the exhibition, explore the latest technology that’s changing the workplace for CG and VFX professionals, and throughout the conference see how visionaries are pushing positive change with presentation of adaptive technologies.


Join artists, researchers, students, and pioneers who come from all over the world to forge bonds between ideas—and each other. SIGGRAPH provides many fun networking opportunities that foster creative relationships between passionate people.

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Siggraphitti Newsletter

Adaptive technology allows folks of all different abilities to thrive. With many perspectives, experiences, applications, and inspirations intertwined with this cool tech, there's no shortage of personal connections to its impact. We explore this in the latest episode of SIGGRAPH Spotlight.

Tuesday, 16 July

Bask In This Awesome-ness

We're less than two weeks away from the most exciting week of the year—SIGGRAPH 2019! Is there a better way to kick off your conference countdown than to watch previews of all of this year's incredible programs? We can't think of one.

Tuesday, 18 June

For Your Eyes Only

Anxious to preview the Computer Animation Festival's Electronic Theater screening? We are, too, so we've put together clips of what you can expect to see this summer at the Monday Night @ Live screening at Microsoft Theater at L.A. LIVE. Enjoy!

SIGGRAPH 2019 is approaching quickly, and that means it's time for your annual sneak peek of the Technical Papers you'll see this summer. Spoiler alert: We're loving this year's papers!

Tuesday, 16 April

Helping Others Using AR

Assistive technology has a home at SIGGRAPH, and the SIGGRAPH 2018 project "We AR Sight" is a shining example of adaptive technology's impact on people who have visual and cognitive impairments.

On the latest episode of SIGGRAPH Spotlight, SIGGRAPH 2019 Conference Chair Mikki Rose (Blue Sky Studios) is joined by Jinko Gotoh (Women in Animation), Danielle Feinberg (Pixar Animation Studios), and Erin Summers (Facebook, wogrammer) to discuss the current state and future of women in computer graphics.

Tuesday, 19 February

Relive The Incredible Magic

Go behind the scenes of Pixar Animation Studios' "Incredibles 2" as you relish in the magic of this iconic sequel with in-depth commentary from technical production extraordinaire Rick Sayre.

Tuesday, 15 January

Exploring The Future Of Mobile AR

Yosun Chang showcased two apps at SIGGRAPH 2018's Appy Hour, both of which explored the capabilities of mobile AR. Here, she discusses these projects and this expanding niche’s future.

There are so many educational tools available to stimulate growth, but which make the best holiday gifts? We've curated a guide to help you check off the kiddos on your holiday shopping list.

Tuesday, 27 November

Pulling Back The Curtain On 'Coco'

Disney Pixar Directing Animator Guilherme Jacinto reveals how they brought the skeletons of "Coco" to life in the newest video of the SIGGRAPH Now series. Experience the magic of Production Sessions from the comfort of your home with this unique look behind the scenes.

We’re already counting down the minutes to SIGGRAPH 2019 and so is Conference Chair Mikki Rose. Mikki sat down to write an open letter all about her vision as she looks to expand upon Vancouver.

The greatest tech minds in the industry converge in the Technical Papers program at SIGGRAPH 2018. These innovative contributors provide a glimpse into trends you can expect to emerge in future technologies. Check out the trailer now for highlights of the 2018 papers.

Artists, theorists, historians, and researchers alike submit their contributions each year to the Art Papers program at SIGGRAPH. At the intersection of creative and technological innovation, the program opens meaningful dialogue between industry participants. We're giving you a preview of a few of the highly anticipated papers that will be at SIGGRAPH 2018.

We recently sat down with Best Animated Short Film Academy Award nominees and winners for a director Q&A series on Facebook Live. Interviewees include "Garden Party" creator Gabriel Grapperon (France), "Bear Story" creators Antonia Herrera and Gabriel Osorio (Chile), and "Feast" and "Pearl" creator Patrick Osborne (U.S.). Visit the blog to watch all three, hosted by SIGGRAPH 2018 Computer Animation Festival Director Larry Bafia.

Peek behind the scenes of the Academy Award nominated visual effects in Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2," including insights into the unique, cross-vendor collaboration process.

Pixar Animation Studios' "Lou" seems to be on everyone's short list this awards season. To give you the inside scoop, we sat down with Director Dave Mullins to look into the inspiration behind the story, how the project came to life, and the challenges that accompanied this complex animated short.

Wednesday, 20 December

Add These to Your Holiday Wish List

As the holidays quickly approach, we sat down with Emerging Technologies chair Gerry Derksen to get the scoop on the coolest new technology for your home. If you're shopping for an AI guru or other tech enthusiast, you don't want to miss this carefully curated gift guide.