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  • Recap of the SIGGRAPH 2019 CAF Travelling Show @ Toronto

    On March 3rd, more than 50 animation lovers joined the Toronto ACM SIGGRAPH Chapter for our screening of the SIGGRAPH 2019 Computer Animation Festival Travelling Show at the Royal Theater. We were honored to have Mark Elendt, a local VFX veteran, Academy Award winner and longtime SIGGRAPH volunteer, host and enlighten Torontonians about the conference and the CAF. The […]

  • A Retrospective of Houdini

    A Retrospective of Houdini

    The Toronto Chapter is back with a special event that you don’t want to miss! Toronto’s Mark Elendt and SideFX received an Oscar statuette this year at the Sci-Tech Academy Awards for their work on the Houdini visual effects and animation system. To celebrate their achievements, the Chapter has invited them to talk about the […]

  • Immersed 2017

    Immersed 2017

    Almost upon us this October 19th to October 21st! Make sure to get your tickets and come see the amazing speakers presenting this year! SIGGRAPH members qualify for a $100 discount against full value tickets for Immersed 2017 by using discount code “SIGGRAPH_Immersed2017” on Eventbrite. Full access tickets include conference meals on most days. Immersed […]

  • Travelling Electronic Theater

    Travelling Electronic Theater

    The Toronto ACM SIGGRAPH Chapter is delighted to host the SIGGRAPH 2016 Traveling Computer Animation Show! This show is a subset of the conference’s premiere show, the Electronic Theater, which is selected by an internationally recognized jury. The Computer Animation Festival at SIGGRAPH is recognized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as […]

  • The Business of Games

    The Business of Games

    The Toronto ACM SIGGRAPH Chapter is proud to invite you to join us on April 19th as our guest speaker, veteran game developer Julian Spillane, describes his experiences getting started in the industry as a programmer and becoming an entrepreneur at a young age. The talk will cover getting started as an independent developer, the […]

  • Break It Down

    Break It Down

    It’s finally here! Screening some of the best breakdown reels from around the world as industry veterans talk us through their experience working on Sci-fi, Horror and Historical Drama series! Tickets & Directions The Toronto ACM SIGGRAPH Chapter is proud to present our main event of the Fall, Break It Down: Discover the Magic Behind the […]

  • The Boundary of Chaos

    The Boundary of Chaos

    The Toronto Chapter invites you to join us for our first event of the Fall! On Thursday October 20th 2016, we will have the pleasure of hosting Duncan Brinsmead from Autodesk. Duncan will talk about the interesting things that lie in the space between the chaotic and the stable and how achieving them often requires […]

  • Spring Double Feature

    Spring Double Feature

    Get your Tickets here! Spring has finally arrived and the Toronto ACM SIGGRAPH Chapter is celebrating with a double feature! Come join us at the Monarch Tavern on Tuesday April 19 at 7pm as we learn about the company turning any animated 3D content into VR format for you at the touch of a button, […]

  • Fort York: Past, Present, Virtual

    Fort York: Past, Present, Virtual

    As we wrote to you earlier this year, Fort York Historic Site will be opening a Virtual Reality Exhibit to the public for the first time this season. To share in this exciting accomplishment, the Toronto ACM SIGGRAPH Chapter would like to invite you to join us at Fort York as we host Srinivas Krishna, […]

  • Resume & Reel Reviews

    Resume & Reel Reviews

    The Toronto ACM SIGGRAPH Chapter is happy to invite you to join us for 2016’s first Resume & Reel Review pub night. Come join us at Betty’s at 7pm on Thursday, March 3rd, to grab a drink, network and talk all things graphics! If you are interested in getting your resume or reel reviewed, please […]