Web3D @ SIGGRAPH 2012

Web3D Consortium Holding Eight Events During SIGGRAPH
Web3D Consortium at SIGGRAPH 2012
Sunday, 2012, August 5 - 12:00am to Thursday, 2012, August 9 - 12:00am
Los Angeles, CA. US.

The Web3D Consortium will have eight (8) events during SIGGRAPH 2012. The events are designed to showcase, promote, and discuss the various Web3D standards including X3D, X3D-Earth, Medical Visualization, CAD, and Augmented/Mixed Reality.

The highlight of the week will be the Web3D Tech Talk on Wednesday, 8 June at 12:45PM - "X3D: Delivering New Dimensions on the Web". The Tech Talk is open to anyone with access to the Exhibition (show floor).



Day Time Title / Contact Description Location
Tue - 7 Aug 11:00- 12:30 From CAD to the Web
Don Brutzman (brutzman@nps.edu)
Marc Petit (marc-f.petit@edf.fr)
Hyokwang Lee (adpc9@partdb.com)

This session is for attendees interested in Web3D applications for CAD. Discussion topics include Web3D, STEP, B-REP, WebGL, and CAD data conversion. 513
Tue - 7 Aug 12:30- 2:30 ACM SIGGRAPH CartoBoF
Theresa-Marie Rhyne (theresamarierhyne@gmail.com)
This ACM SIGGRAPH Cartographic Visualization (Carto) session explores how viewpoints and techniques from the computer graphics community can be effectively applied to cartographic and spatial datasets. 513
Tue - 7 Aug 2:30- 3:30 3D Medical Visualization Using X3D
Michael Aratow (maratow@noegenesis.com)
Learn more about X3D Medical for 3D medical imaging in DICOM and the progress of X3D volume-rendering implementation. 513
Tue - 7 Aug 3:30- 5:00 Web3D Consortium Town Hall Meeting
Anita Havele (anita.havele@web3d.org)
Don Brutzman (brutzman@nps.edu)
Leonard Daly (Leonard.Daly@realism.com)

Web3D Consortium leaders describe many ongoing activities and member benefits, including goal planning for X3D 4.0. 513
Wed - 8 Aug 10:00- 11:00 X3DOM: A Declarative 3D Solution
Johannes Behr (johannes.behr@igd.fraunhofer.de)
Integrating a declarative approach to interactive 3D graphics directly into HTML, this enables its use in any web page. 513
Wed - 8 Aug 11:00- 12:30 Augmented and Mixed Reality
Yvonne Jung (yvonne.jung@igd.fraunhofer.de)
Gun Lee (endovert@etri.re.kr)

Learn more about how to extend X3D capabilities to support augmented reality (AR) and mixed reality (MR) applications. Also get an update on current AR standards activities. 513
Wed - 8 Aug 12:45- 1:45 X3D: Deliverying New Dimensions on the Web (Tech Talk)
Anita Havele (anita.havele@web3d.org)
Coming Event Floor
Wed - 8 Aug 2:30- 5:30 Web3D Standards Meeting - Korea Chapter
Myeong Won Lee (mwlee@suwon.ac.kr)
Meet The Web3D Korea Chapter members and discuss their current initiatives on the X3D specification: Augmented Reality, E-Learning, mobile function and X3D implementations. 513


The full list and schedule of SIGGRAPH BoF's is available at http://s2012.siggraph.org/attendees/birds-feather

Press Release: 
Release Date: 
Tue, 2012-06-05


Session Date/Time Location Contact Description
3D Medical Visualization Using X3D
  • Tue (7 Aug) 14:30 to 15:30
513 jdweekle
X3DOM: A Declarative 3D Solution
  • Wed (8 Aug) 10:00 to 11:00
Augmented and Mixed Reality
  • Wed (8 Aug) 11:00 to 12:30
X3D: Deliverying New Dimensions on the Web (Tech Talk)
  • Wed (8 Aug) 12:45 to 13:45
Exhibit Floor pdaehne
Web3D Standards Meeting - Korea Chapter
  • Wed (8 Aug) 14:30 to 17:30


Title Presenter Date Event / Session
Efficient Binary Meshes in X3DOM Refined Behr, Johannes 2012-08-07 Web3D @ SIGGRAPH 2012 / X3DOM: A Declarative 3D Solution