VFX and Animation Summit 2013
THE DEADLINE FOR PURCHASING EARLY BIRD TICKETS FOR THE IRISH VFX AND ANIMATION SUMMIT 2013 HAS BEEN EXTENDED!
Screen Training Ireland, Enterprise Ireland and the Animation Skillnet are supporting the inaugural Irish VFX and Animation Summit, taking place in the Lighthouse Cinema and Science Gallery on Friday 29th/Saturday 30th November. This event is open to students, graduates, educators and professionals working across VFX, animation and games, and will include workshops, masterclasses and talks. In addition, the local animation and VFX community will be part of the Summit, showcasing their recent work and talking to attendees in an informal setting about their studios, key technical and creative issues, and careers for graduates. Early bird tickets for the summit can now be purchased until Monday 4th November. Discounted group rates are available for companies.
The line-up so far includes:
ANIMATION & PREVIS Vincent Aupetit, Previs Supervisor, The Third Floor (Thor: The Dark World; Dracula Untold)
CLOUD RENDERING Dr. James Kennedy, Founder and CEO, Rendicity
LAST DAYS ON MARS Ed Bruce, VFX Supervisor, Screen Scene VFX
INDUSTRY PANEL William Sargent, Co-Founder/CEO, Framestore (Gravity)
More speakers to be announced in the coming days.