AWN And Affiliates Events At SIGGRAPH '99
Created 08/08/1999 - 23:00
The 26th International Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive
Techniques is starting this Sunday, August 8 in Los Angeles. Visit the
SIGGRAPH Schoolhouse and its Electronic Library, a meeting place and
resource space, which offers attendees reference material and resources
for educators and students. As a leading publication in the animation
field, Animation World Magazine will be offered in the Electronic
Schoolhouse Library for on-line reference. Printouts of individual
articles will be made available to students by request.
Don't miss Pamela Thompson's informative talk at the Electronic
Schoolhouse (Room 403A) on August 10 from 4:45-6 pm. In "Get A Job! A
Recruiter Tells You What You Need To Know," you will hear how to put
your life on a one page resume and showcase your talent in a 3 minute or
less demo reel. Find out what makes a resume, portfolio or demo reel
irresistible and how to get that first interview. Samples of effective
resumes and demo reels will be shown. Some ineffective ones will also be
On the exhibition floor, SOFTIMAGE will be showcasing the latest release
of Toonz, the leading 2D cel animation solution. Toonz version 4.3
features a more interactive exposure sheet, larger palettes, "3D"
textures, and new special FX. Come visit SOFTIMAGE at booth #1447 from
August 10 to 12, 1999 and with SGI in a suite at the Regal Biltmore
Hotel. Call 310.510.2686 to schedule a demo in the Regal Biltmore Hotel
Suite. . . DH Institute of Media Arts (DHIMA) is having a party on the
evening of Tuesday, August 10, to celebrate the 5th anniversary of its
parent school in Tokyo and the 3rd Anniversary of DHIMA, Santa Monica.
Eric Dehkhoda will present his ongoing project inspired and officially
sponsored by H.R. Giger, who is known for his distinctive sci-fi art
work and production look that has made such movies as "Alien" and
"Species" such major film franchises. You and your friends are cordially
invited to attend the DHIMA party. Get your party ticket from either
Chris, Keiko or Miho at DHIMA booth #1475.
Stay tuned for AWN's SIGGRAPH Special Press Box, that will include the
latest and greatest press releases from this year's SIGGRAPH. The Press
Box will be on-line this week.