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News: Autodesk to Showcase the Future of VFX, Games & Animation at SIGGRAPH 2019
News: Autodesk to Showcase the Future of VFX, Games & Animation at SIGGRAPH 2019

Last Updated: July 7, 2019 4:07 pm GMT

(Los Angeles, CA--July 8, 2019) At SIGGRAPH 2019 in Los Angeles, Calif, Autodesk will unveil the latest updates to its media and entertainment tools for artists in VFX, animation, games, VR/AR and beyond. New improvements will connect creative workflows, streamline production, and help teams bring more engaging content to audiences worldwide. SIGGRAPH attendees can visit Autodesk at booth #1211 for demos and presentations of Maya, Shotgun Software, Arnold and Flame and 3ds Max. Stay tuned for the latest news at Siggraph about AI-enhanced workflows, artist-friendly pipelines, and creating effects procedurally with Bifrost in Maya.

Autodesk’s Vision Series is returning to SIGGRAPH this year, advance registration opens today. The Vision Series will feature technology previews and a full slate of programming spanning open source initiatives, AI and machine learning, design data, streamlining production pipelines, new approaches to creative workflows and more. It will also include presentations on Autodesk’s latest developments and recent film, television and game projects from Autodesk customers such as Animal Logic, ILM, The Mill, Scanline and more. Sessions will include:

Tuesday, July 30
9:30 a.m. – Autodesk Forge – Automate Unique, Web-based 3D Data Experiences 10:15 a.m. – Bifrost! It’s Here!
11:30 a.m. – What’s New with Arnold GPU 12:45 p.m. – Human + AI = Future of Creation and Entertainment 2:00 p.m. – Open Source at Autodesk – USD Focus 3:15 p.m. – Unity and Autodesk: Streamlining Workflows for Film/Animation/TV 4:30 p.m. – Thriving with Shotgun: Setting Creative Teams Up for Success

Wednesday, July 31
10:15 a.m. – Bifrost! It’s Here!
11:30 a.m. – 3ds Max: Producing High-end Results at Scale Without Sacrificing Quality 12:45 p.m. – Maya: Faster Animation, Artist Workflows, and the Future 2:00 p.m. – Interactive and Flexible Rendering Workflows with Arnold Operators 3:15 p.m. – Open Source at Autodesk - MaterialX 4:30 p.m. – Autodesk Flame – AI Revolutionizes Common Task


For more information on Autodesk’s SIGGRAPH 2019 Vision Series sessions, or to register in advance, visit:

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