The Academy Software Foundation is proud to present
OPEN SOURCE DAY
Tuesday, July 30, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
JW Marriott, Diamond Ballroom 7-10
Join us for the Academy Software Foundation Birds of a Feather (BoF) session followed by a full day of BoFs presented by maintainers and community leaders of popular open source projects used for visual effects, animation, and image creation – OpenVDB, OpenCue, OpenEXR, Rez, OpenTimelineIO, ACES, OpenColorIO, Open Shading Language, and MaterialX.
The full schedule is below. Anyone with a SIGGRAPH pass is welcome to attend. Come for a couple of sessions or stay for the whole day!
MONDAY, JULY 29
Beers of a Feather Happy Hour | Prank Bar
Join us for happy hour and a chance to meet and mingle with open source software developers and engineers from across the motion picture and media industries.
The event is currently full. Please sign up for the waitlist, and we will notify you if space opens up.
TUESDAY, JULY 30
All sessions are in the JW Marriott, Diamond Ballroom 7-10
8:00 - 9:00 am
Academy Software Foundation BoF
Discussion around the Academy Software Foundation, open source development in the motion picture industry, Foundation overview/updates, future roadmap, benefits for open source developers and projects, and Q&A.
Speakers: David Morin, Epic Games, ASWF Executive Director; Rob Bredow, ILM, ASWF Board Chair; Daniel Heckenberg, Animal Logic, ASWF TAC Chair
Join us for an overview of how Method Studios integrate rez into their pipeline, followed by an overview of outstanding feature development and a conversation about the future goals of the project. Boxed lunches will be provided by ASWF.
Speaker: Allan Johns, Method Studios
Speakers: Stephan Steinbach, Pixar Animation Studios; Joshua Minor, Pixar Animation Studios; David Sokolosky, Pixar Animation Studios
Speakers: Michael Dolan, Sony Pictures Imageworks; Doug Walker, Autodesk; Mark Boorer, Industrial Light & Magic
Speakers: Douglas Smythe, Industrial Light & Magic; Jonathan Stone, Lucasfilm
Anyone with a SIGGRAPH pass is welcome to attend, no separate registration is needed. However, we’d appreciate if you could RSVP to help us estimate headcount for the swag we’ll have onsite.