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Demystifying Technical Directors

Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 6:30 PM until 9:30 PM
Walt Disney Animation Studios
[Only confirmed registrants with photo ID and their WIA RSVP]
2100 West Riverside Drive
Burbank, CA  91506
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No Fee

Join Walt Disney Animation Studios for a Panel Discussion focused on Technical Directors and the CG Artists they collaborate with! 

If you’ve ever been enthralled by an epic CG film and wondered just HOW they pull off all that digital wizardry, then join us and behold the role of Technical Director!  Please join WDAS' own Gabriela Hernandez (Associate Technical Supervisor), Neelima Karanam (Associate Technical Supervisor), Avneet Kaur (Simulation Supervisor), Tuan Nguyen (Crowds Artist), Marie Tollec (Effects Animator), and Jennifer Yu (Experience Lead) for an in-depth discussion on the art of Technical Direction, the tools General TDs create, and the interdepartmental collaboration that makes it all happen! Moderated by Kyle Odermatt (VFX Supervisor). Networking mixer will follow the panel. Because talking is fun.


Please see requirements below. 

Spaces are limited, so make sure to RSVP to reserve your spot.


Date: Tuesday, August 20th

Doors open: 6:30 p.m. 

Panel: 7:00-8:30 p.m. 

Networking: 8:30-9:30 p.m.
Cost: Free

NOTE: must be an active WIA member with an RSVP to attend

Where: Walt Disney Animation Studios 

2100 West Riverside Drive, Burbank, CA 91506


Only confirmed registrants with photo ID and 
their WIA confirmation email will be permitted to enter the studio. 

 You will receive a confirmation email containing parking and entry information if you are confirmed for this event.