DEI and Accessibility

The RCDC@SIGGRAPH DEI and Accessibility team aims to make graphics research an inclusive community by launching efforts to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion; they also advocate for increased accessibility of graphics conferences and research products. Goals of the team include the following:

  • Identify and address DEI/accessibility issues specific to the graphics research community
  • Make SIGGRAPH papers and talks more accessible
  • Launch programs to broaden the diversity of SIGGRAPH contributors and attendees
  • Amplify work from underrepresented community members
  • Track the composition and diversity of the graphics research community

Members of the DEI and Accessibility team are:

  • Alex Dahl, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
  • Yue Jiang, Max Planck Institute for Informatics
  • Samara Ren, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
  • Ritesh Sharma, University of California, Merced
  • Tuur Stuyck, Facebook Reality Labs