Presenters

Presenters at Chapter Events since 2009. You may type in a name or part of a name to quickly search the list.

1979 Frank composed music for the laserdisc Odyssey. The
Music by Frank Serafine.

Creative Director/ Head of 3D; The Mill

Robert Sethi is Creative Director and Head of 3D and leads the Los Angeles 3D department with precision, pragmatism and the constant ability to see

CEO; The Shindler Perspective

Marty Shindler has been providing high level business, strategic planning, and financial consulting to the entertainment industry for 14 years.

VFX Supervisor/Producer; Zoic Studios

Rik Shorten is a VFX Supervisor / Producer at Zoic Studios.

Head of 3D; MPC LA

Head of CG/VFX Supervisor with MPC LA will share the tools and techniques used to create the live action/CG VR adventure, “Goosebumps”.

; Disney

Maryann Simmons received a BA, MS, and PhD in 3D computer graphics from U.C. Berkeley.

Tom Sito is an animator, historian and Professor of Cinema Practice at the University of Southern California.

Vibeke Sorensen is an artist and professor working in digital multimedia and animation, interactive architectural installation, and networked visua

Head of Post Production; Stargate Studios

Jason Sperling is the Head of Post Production for Stargate Studios.

Scott is an Academy Tech Award Winning Visual Effects Supervisor and Developer.

Donna Sternberg, Artistic Director, Donna Sternberg & Dancers
 - Donna Sternberg graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with degree

Visual Effects Supervisor; Sony Imageworks

Scott Stokdyk, an Academy Award®-winner and three-time Oscar® nominee, is a visual effects supervisor at Sony Pictures Imageworks just finished sup

University Relations Manager; LucasFilm
Digital Lighting Lead; Digital Domain

Since joining Digital Domain in 2007, Blake Sweeney has worked on some of the biggest projects to come through the studio.

President, Chief Resource Strategist; Stanley Vision Inc.

Stan is a digital media production executive with a 30-year career in artist management, talent development, recruiting, production and studio oper

Recruiter & Outreach Supervisor; Walt Disney Animation Studios

Kelsi Taglang joined the production team in 1998 on Mulan and Atlantis the Lost Empire.

Founder/Visual Effects Supervisor/Head of R&D; GradientFX
Director for 3D Markets; Environmental Science Research Institute (ESRI)

Dominik is the Director for 3D Markets at Esri Inc. in Redlands (CA), where innovative 3D solutions for Esri¹s customers are developed.

Formerly Group Technology Director; The Mill

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