SIGGRAPH Asia 2017 wrapped its 10th edition on a high note. The event brought together some of the biggest names and organizations in the computer graphics and interactive techniques industry. Held from 27 to 30 November 2017 at Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC), Asia’s premier graphics, animation, art and technology event drew 6,526 computer graphics professionals, researchers, enthusiasts and trade visitors from 58 countries and regions under one roof.
Close to 600 speakers presented at the conference, discussing the latest industry developments and future of the computer graphics and interactive techniques industry. The exciting line-up featured distinguished keynote speakers and panellists such as Albert Yu-Min Lin, Research Scientist & Explorer, California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology @ UC San Diego, National Geographic Society; Michael Cohen, Director of the Computational Photography Group, Facebook; Mark Oftedal, Co-Director of “Piggy”, a Google Spotlight Story; Chris Harvey, VFX Supervisor, Oats Studio and Mathieu Muller, Film Engineer, Unity.