SPARK [FWD] Vancouver, CANADA was a success!

SPARK [FWD] Feb. 5-9th, 2014

SPARK FW & 3D[FWD] MERGE TO BECOME SPARK [FWD], CANADA'S LEADING EVENT ON VFX, 3D & ADVANCED IMAGING

WHAT'S NEW THIS YEAR?

Hosted by Emily Carr University of Art + Design, and Spark CG Society, we will bring you 5 days of events, including a 2-day job fair, a 4-day conference, and 5-day film festival.

This new event encompasses VFX, animation, live action, HFR (high frame rate), Stereoscopic 3D and advanced imaging.

Through panels and presentations, attendees gain insight into the evolution and latest techniques of the industry, as well as exposure to recent and leading artistic and technological advancements. This strong presentation series is complemented by screenings chosen to exemplify innovation and excellence in the field. Topping off the event, a high-energy reception provides an opportunity for peers and industry leaders to interact and celebrate.

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SPARK [FWD] 2014
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SPARK [FWD] 2014

Passes, individual sessions and film tickets are now on sale. Event passes include the 4-day conference, Wednesday evening 6-8:30pm, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, 9am-6:30pm. Job fair registration is free, and is separate (opens January 6th 2014)

  Photo by: Henrique Reginato 2013

  

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Conference passes are available for $250, for 16 presentations!

JOB FAIR

The SPARK [FWD] 2014 Job Fair is FREE to attend and gives CG pros and students a top-rate opportunity to connect with international film and television studios.
Registration in now open!

PARTICIPATING STUDIOS:

  

• 3pod Talent Agency • Digital Domain • Framestore • Gener8 Media Corp. • Image Engine • Industrial Light & Magic • Moving Picture Company • Nerd Corps Entertainment • Prime Focus World • Scanline VFX • Sony Pictures Imageworks • Zoic Studios

See the descriptions of all companies at the job fair at SparkFX.ca
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Where is the event?

SPARK [FWD] 2014 is taking place at the Vancouver International Film Centre, at 1181 Seymour St, Vancouver, BC.

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Please contact: s3dcentre AT ecuad.ca.

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STATS

10

CONFERENCE EVENTS SINCE 2008

3,000+

ESTIMATED TICKETS SOLD

20+

SPEAKERS & PRESENTERS

11

COMPANIES HIRING AT JOB FAIR

Canada's most affordable and accessible conference & film festival

With 3-day conference passes under $300, and individual sessions + films affordable, this event attracts world-class speakers like those you would find at SIGGRAPH, Sundance, Cannes and other international events. The job fair is FREE to attend so that companies can connect with the local talent, and the local talent can stay employed in the digital media industry!

CONFERENCE PASSES

  • Start at just $225 for the entire event
  • Visit http://sparkfx.ca/ to order

FILM SCREENINGS

  • Are $5 or $10 per film
  • $15 for a Premiere
  • Films tickets from sparkfx.ca

INDIVIDUAL SESSIONS

  • Are $20 per session
  • Individual sessions at sparkfx.ca
SPARK [FWD] is CANADA's PREMIERE VFX & ADVANCED IMAGING EVENT
Visit SparkFX.ca for your pass today

SPARK [FWD] is CANADA's PREMIERE VFX & ADVANCED IMAGING EVENT

See you at SPARK [FWD] February 5th to 9th 2014 at Vancity Theatre, Vancouver Canada!

Photo by: Tony Tsai 2013

WHO WE ARE

SPARK [FWD] 2014 is continuation of previous SPARK FX Conference events and the addition of the S3D Centre / Canadian 3D & Advanced Imaging Society’s community events joined together in a new event.

Attendees will enjoy exposure to recent leading artistic and technological advancements through direct contact with world-class studio executives, VFX artists, and film professionals.

This event is a critical opportunity for British Columbia-based companies and organizations to network with industry professionals, create business opportunities, expand their knowledge and develop new skills.

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