Conference Programme

Note: this plan can be changed at any time with no notification! Registration to the Conference is open at 8:00 a.m. in the PPNT.

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Sobota / Saturday

09:00-09:15 Opening and important news (competitions announcements too)
09:15-10:00 Sposors time: Intel presentation
10:00-10:15 Coffee break
10:15-11:45 Sebastian Koenig: Tears of Steel presentation, a talk about the production of Tears of Steel, we well as the workflows and the pipeline.
11:45-12:00 Coffe break
12:00-13:00 Francesco Siddi: a talk about production issues and project management, half Tears of Steel, half Caminandes (shortfilm that he did together with Pablo and Beorn)
13:00-15:00 Lunch Break – two hours!
15:00-16:00 Tobias Guenther: The simulation, modeling and texturing of clothes needs special tools and an optimized processing pipeline. In this tutorial session, I’ll give an insight into the modelling of fabric and general textiles covering physically realistic simulation of clothes, dedicated tools (Marvelous Designer) that eases the creation of textiles and methods to speed up the rendering process of clothes in Blender.
16:00-16:15 Coffe break
16:15-17:00 Bartek Skorupa: Node Efficiency Tools, a new plugin which was added to Blender 2.67
17:00-17:45 Jacek Herman: UV Maps and complex objects texturing
17:45-18:00 Coffe break
18:00-19:00 Q&A Session: Sebastian Koenig, Francesco Siddi, Tobias Guenther, Chris Kuhn, Bartek Skorupa will answer all questions about Blender

Niedziela / Sunday

09:00-09:45 Hubert Niećko: Fast modelling – useful techniques
09:45-10:30 Chris Kuhn: Constraint-Based Mechanical Rigging in Blender; A lecture on using constraints, empties, and parenting relationships to simulate mechanical movement. The lecture will demonstrate the rigging of a fighter aircraft, including control surfaces, landing gear, thrust vanes, and VTOL systems. Techniques covered here should have a wide range of applications in aircraft, science fiction, and other areas.
10:30-10:45 Coffe break
10:45-11:30 Piotr Chlipalski: Blender for creative people / 24 frames daily; this is a TED like speech
11:30-12:15 Michał Mielczyński: An accelerator for Blender Cycles engine
12:15-12:30 Coffe break
12:30-13:15 Marcin Muszyński: A Blender usage in cinema animation and advertisement animation – dynamic development
13:15-14:00 Jakub Szczęśniak: Production of a short movie „Lost Senses” using Blender – case study
14:00-14:45 Prizes and awards given by jury in competitions
14:45:15:00 Closing remarks and good bye!

Remember: the above plan can be changed without warning! If you have some questions, please send them to Piotr Arłukowicz,