Now in its 40th year, the SIGGRAPH conference is the premier international event on computer graphics and interactive techniques. SIGGRAPH 2013 is expected to draw more than 20,000 professionals from five continents to Anaheim, California. The SIGGRAPH conference attracts the most respected technical and creative people from all over planet Earth. The SIGGRAPH community includes people everywhere who are excited by research, science, art, animation, gaming, interactivity, education, and the web.
SIGGRAPH 2013 is sponsored by The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), an educational and scientific society uniting the world’s computing educators, researchers, and professionals to inspire dialogue, share resources and address the field’s challenges. The SIGGRAPH conference and exhibition is a five-day interdisciplinary educational experience including a three-day commercial exhibition that attracts hundreds of exhibitors from around the world. SIGGRAPH is widely recognized as the most prestigious forum for the publication of computer graphics research. In addition to SIGGRAPH’s leading-edge technical program, the conference’s installations provide close-up views of the latest in digital art, emerging technologies, and hands-on opportunities for creative collaboration. www.s2013.siggraph.org
At SIGGRAPH, TechViz presented their latest immersive visualization solutions operating with a selection of 3D stereo displays and tracking systems with our partners:
Barco presented for the first time its innovative new 3 sided visualization concept, featuring a strongly reduced installation footprint. Barco is a global technology company who designs and develops visualization solutions for a variety of selected professional markets: control rooms, defense & aerospace, digital cinema, healthcare, media & entertainment and simulation & virtual reality. www.barco.com
Sensics presented the newest version of wireless HeadMounted Display from Sensics, which offers a 60 degree field of view,1280×1024 resolution and integrated head tracking and audio operating with TechViz. Sensics makes goggles for virtual and augmented reality applications. Sensics has proven expertise in defining,designing, manufacturing,marketing and supporting personal display products. www.sensics.com
ART presented its TRACKPACK and FLYSTICK2 for a full tracking system during TechViz visualization, supplied by ART. ART GmbH is a leading manufacturer of high-end optical tracking systems for Virtual and Augmented Reality and additionally offers a variety of tracked input devices, such as Flysticks and Fingertracking, particularly designed for Virtual Reality application. Moreover ART provides the only solution for optical tracking inside multisided projection systems. www.ar-tracking.de
EOS Solutions is the North American source for TechViz software and integration services. As thought leaders in digital manufacturing, EOS creates 4D simulation and 3D visualization solutions that deliver actionable intelligence with unparalleled accuracy and efficiency. The Company offers the most advanced discrete event simulation(DES), virtual reality (VR) and CAD interoperability software available, to serve the diverse needs of its clients in a number of different industries. As such, EOS has the unique ability to guide risk mitigation strategies, operational plans, 3D design processes, and 3D virtual prototyping activities for the most complex systems. www.3eos.com