This July 24 at an exclusive lunch during Siggraph, Jon Peddie will lead a panel of high-profile CG experts in a lively debate:
Computer graphics has progressed amazingly in the last two years to the point where the press is saying, "Games outsell movies and can you tell the difference anymore?" Might we have obtained "good enough" computer graphics? Are we at the knee of diminishing returns? And what does this mean for the many industries using CG today, such as entertainment, games, advertising and simulation?
Find out what the industry leaders are saying: Get up close and personal with our panel of industry experts headed by Dr. Jon Peddie of Jon Peddie Research www.jonpeddie.com, and including:
ATIAndy Thompson, Director of Advanced Technology Marketing
NVIDIAKurt Akeley, Founder, SGI
DreamWorksEd Leonard, Head of CG Technology for Dreamworks/Pacific Data Images
ExlunaBeth Loughney, Vice President
SoftImageMichael Sheasby, Director of Business Development
AliasWavefrontBob Bennette, General Manager
Attendees will get to meet the panelists and the following sponsors and see their product demonstrations before and after the lunch and panel:
If you're a member of the press and would like more details and to schedule specific appointments with the panelists and sponsors, please contact Pat Meier-Johnson 415.381.6602; firstname.lastname@example.org.