The 38th International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques also known as Siggraph, is on from 7-11 August (NOW) at the Vancouver Convention Centre.
The Emerging Technologies program, presents interactive demonstrations of technologies applied to a wide range of applications, and this year features 23 of the latest innovations selected from more than 100 submissions from industry and university research labs. If you're not at the conference you can watch the original preview video
Similarly, you can see the Technical Papers advance preview video
In addition to the conference there is an accompanying exhibition
Full conference and exhibition details are available from Siggraph at
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