Professional Development

The RCDC@SIGGRAPH Professional Development team aims to link SIGGRAPH researchers to each other and to outside communities, as well as to provide opportunities for learning new research skills. Goals of the team include the following:

  • Create programming at SIGGRAPH conferences to broaden researchers’ professional networks
  • Foster relationships between graphics academia and industry
  • Deepen links to related academic communities, like robotics, medical imaging, and computer vision
  • Promote links between graphics subfields

Members of the Professional Development team are:

  • Professional development programs
    • Chris Wyman, NVIDIA
    • Josef Graus, George Mason University
    • Hao Su, University of California, San Diego
    • Yu-Chen Wang, National Taiwan University
  • Conference coffee program
    • Mikhail Bessmeltsev, Université de Montréal
    • Valentin Deschaintre, Adobe
    • Pranav Jain, New York University
    • Riccardo Marin, Sapienza University of Rome
    • Mohammad Shafiei Rezvani Nezhad, University of California, San Diego
    • Ruben Wiersma, TU Delft