Winter 2023 SOIREE - Recordings

Winter 2023 SOIREE

The SIGGRAPH Education Committee Symposium On Innovation, Research & Experiences in Education (SOIREE), held on January 27, 2023

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The kick-off Keynote


  • Glenn Goldman - New Jersey Institute of Technology, SIGGRAPH EDU Committee Chair
  • Mike Kehoe - New Jersey Institute of Technology

Presenting; "Technical Success Does Not Equal Social Success: A Story About Collaboration" which overviews NVIDIA's Omniverse Platform and the reality of cross-platform, multi-software collaboration projects.

Session 1

Session 1 includes:

  • Holly Adams - Pratt Institute; presenting "Games, Simulation, and Performance Course"
  • Roger F. Malina - ATEC Program at The Univ of Texas at Dallas & Rejane Spitz - PUC-Rio, Brasil; presenting: "Human, and non-human: Life forms in Metaverse"
  • Heidi Rae Cooley - University of Texas at Dallas; presenting "Virtual Fish project: Creating a Community of Interpreters"

Session 2

Session 2 includes:

  • Johannes DeYoung - Carnegie Mellon University; presenting "Effervescent Shadow Bazaar: An Immersive Art and Music Experience"
  • Dr. Rebecca Perry - NEP Virtual Studios; presenting "Case Study: In Camera VFX Course.. a multi-time-zone hybrid experience"
  • William J. Joel - Computer Graphics & Animation Research Projects; presenting "Computer Graphics & Animation Research Projects Initiative"

Session 3

Session 3 includes:

  • Andrzej Zarzycki - New Jersey Institute of Technology; presenting "Embedded Technologies: Optimizing Performance and Safety in the Built Environment"
  • Suzete Venturelli - University Anhembi Morumbi / University of Brasília; presenting "Technology in Computational Art Education"

Session 4

Session 4 includes:

  • Hannah Kum-Biocca - New Jersey Institute of Technology; presenting " The Digital Archive of Newark Architecture (DANA) AR project"
  • Miho Aoki - University of Alaska Fairbanks & Wobbe Koning - Monmouth University; presenting " Use of AI in Visual Art Courses"
  • Taro Narahara - New Jersey Institute of Technology; presenting "Integration and Evaluation: Humans and AI in Design Collaboration"

Session 5

Session 5 includes:

  • Bonnie Mitchell - Bowling Green State University, presenting "SIGGRAPH History"
  • Natasha Warshawski - PCAD, resenting "ACM SIGGRAPH Student and Professional Chapters"
  • Nick Jushchyshyn - Drexel University; presenting "Closing Remarks & How To Get Involved in the Education Committee"

Special thanks to the SIGGRAPH Education Committee Members involved in curating and presenting this event Nick Jushchyshyn, Glenn Goldman, Wobbe F. Koning, Miho Aoki, William Joel, Rejane Spitz, Johannes DeYoung, John Cays, Andrew Duchowski, Monica Cappiello, Barbara Mones, Richard Lewis, Anie Miles, and ACM SIGGRAPH Chapters Liaison Kevin McNulty.