SIGGRAPH - Special Interest Group on Computer Graphics
The ACM Special Interest Group on Computer Graphics (SIGGRAPH) promotes the generation and dissemination of information on computer graphics and interactive techniques. Everyone is welcome to apply for membership, but most members are researchers, developers, or users from the technical, academic, business, and artistic communities. Membership in ACM SIGGRAPH includes a monthly ACM SIGGRAPH email newsletter, a siggraph.org email address, discounts on conference registrations, and free access to ACM SIGGRAPH publications in the ACM Digital Library.
SIGGRAPH benefits for FY 2018:
Member Benefits provided to ACM SIGGRAPH Pioneers and Members:
- SIGGRAPH.org email alias
- Creative Heads job lists and services
- Voting rights in ACM SIGGRAPH Elections
- Registration Discounts for all conferences/workshops/symposia that are in-cooperation, co-sponsored, or sponsored by ACM SIGGRAPH
- Access to all ACM SIGGRAPH related content in the ACM Digital Library (which includes SIGGRAPH, SIGGRAPH Asia, and about 20 or more small conferences)
- Access to the captured content of SIGGRAPH Conferences in the ACM Digital Library
- Monthly e-newsletter Interactions
- Reception at SIGGRAPH conference for Pioneer members
- Discounts on ACM SIGGRAPH publications and videos
- Eurographics membership discount through reciprocal agreement
- Substantial discounts on industry products from SIGGRAPH exhibitors during and after each SIGGRAPH conference.
Community Benefits provided by ACM SIGGRAPH:
- Sponsorship or in-cooperation support of the leading conferences in the field
- Promotional support of in-cooperation, sponsored and co-sponsored conferences via social media and the SIGGRAPH.org news section
- Support for students through Student Volunteer program, Student Chapters and Student Services program
- Professional and Student Chapters in 60 cities and 16 countries, promoting Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques
- Resource-rich website for Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques community
- Social networking and resource-sharing website for Digital Arts community
- Computer Graphics education website for CG educators
- ACM SIGGRAPH Education Index, a comprehensive online interactive database of academic programs that offer computer graphics, digital arts, interactive media and games curricula.
- Well-respected awards program that includes Distinguished Artist Award for Lifetime Achievement in Digital Art, Steven Anson Coons Award, Computer Graphics Achievement Award, Significant New Researcher Award and Outstanding Service Award
- Vibrant social networking community through LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Vimeo, Flickr, Reddit and YouTube
- International calendar of Computer Graphics events
- Online digital art exhibitions curated by the ACM SIGGRAPH Digital Arts Committee
- Open access to the past year’s conference content from SIGGRAPH, SIGGRAPH Asia and ACM SIGGRAPH-sponsored small conferences
- Computer Graphics Bibliography Database: Web-based database of bibliographic entries from the fields of Computer Graphics, Computer Vision and Interactive Techniques.
- CG Roundup: Links to useful content related to Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques.
- Access to industry news coverage on the SIGGRAPH.org website
- Support for ACM-W scholarship recipients attending SIGGRAPH conference, including mentorship and complimentary registration
- Electronic versions of past Interactions newsletters
- CGEMS, an online refereed repository for instructional materials related to Computer Graphics, Digital Arts and Media.