Presenters

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

Head of Pipeline; Shotgun Software

Rob Blau started working on animation pipelines ten years ago at Dreamworks Animation during Sinbad, and eventually managed the global pipeline tea

Durector for Mixed Reality Research; Institute for Creative Technologies

Mark Bolas, Director for Mixed Reality Research at USC Institute for Creative Technologies, will describe the MxR Lab and Studio’s recent work on:

Virtual Production Supervisor; Magnopus

Coming

Director of the Mixed Reality Lab; Institute for Creative Technologies

Jessica Brillhart is the Director of the Mixed Reality Lab at the University of Southern California’s Institute for Creative Technologies, and the

Managing Creative Director; Troika

As Troika’s Managing Creative Director, Paul is responsible for the oversight of design and creative execution of all projects within Troika.

Technical Animation Supervisor; Rhythm & Hues

Matt Brown is currently serving as technical animation supervisor for Rhythm & Hues on "Yogi Bear".

Co-Founder and President; Troika Design Group
; Method, Los Angeles

TBD

Co-Chair; LA ACM SIGGRAPH

Kyle Carlin is a musician, IT projection mapper and graphic designer.  He has a passion for empowering others by teaching and sharing arts programs

Lead Recruiter - Games Industry; Sony Interactive Entertainment

Fiona Cherbak is a senior games industry staffing professional, developing hiring strategies and recruiting campaigns for a broad cross-section of

Animation/VFX Production in Shenzhen and China

VFX Supervisor; Luma Pictures

Vince Cirelli is the supervising creative at Luma Pictures with more than 40 films to his credit backed by many years of practical,hands-on technic

VFX Artist Agent; Digital Artists Agency

Thirteen year old, DAA, Inc.

3D Artist; Trailer Park

Joseph Conover is a 3D artist living in Los Angeles, Joseph has worked on movies ranging from Avengers: Endg

Senior Member of Technical Staff; JPL

When Brian isn't managing and creating software to sequence and control robots on Mars he enjoys driving them.