Program

The GI 2021 Conference will be entirely virtual. There will be paper sessions in which recorded videos of accepted papers will be played and Q/A sessions will take place right after. There are special sessions on Zoom to celebrate annual gathering of the Canadian and international computer graphics, visualization, and human-computer interaction community along with talks by invited and keynote speakers.

It is required to register to the conference to obtain the link to the Zoom virtual room for the special sessions (free registration).

Please see below the schedule for the special sessions in the two-day virtual event on Zoom (register to the conference to get the virtual room link).

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Paper presentations are pre-recorded, and are available for viewing at any time on the Graphics Interface Youtube Channel.

Thursday, May 27th

All times are Pacific Daylight Time (PST)

TimeSession
8:00AMOpening Remarks & Awards Announcements
8:30AMKeynote Speaker: Shumin Zhai (Google)
9:30AMPhD Dissertation Award (I)
10:00AMBreak
10:10AMPhD Dissertation Award (G)
10:40AMPaper Session 1
11:40AMBreak
12:30PMPaper Session 2
1:30PMPaper Session 3
2:30PMBreak
2:40PMInvited Speaker: Orit Shaer (Wellesley College)
3:10PMInvited Speaker: Adriana Schulz (University of Washington)
3:40Paper Session 4

Friday, May 28th

TimeSession
8:00AMKeynote Speaker: Olga Sorkine-Hornung (ETH Zurich)
9:00AMInvited Speaker: Florian Alt (Bundeswehr University)
9:30AMInvited Speaker: Angela Dai (Technical University of Munich)
10:00AMBreak
10:10AMCHCCS GI ECR Award Talk (G): David Levin
10:40AMCHCCS GI ECR Award Talk (I): Rita Orji
11:10AMBreak
12:00PMPaper Session 5
1:00PMPaper Session 6
1:50PMBreak
2:00PMInvited Speaker: Shamsi Iqbal (Microsoft Research)
2:30PMInvited Speaker: Kwang Moo Yi (University of British Columbia)
3:00PMCHCCS Achievement Award (G): Pierre Poulin
3:30PMCHCCS Achievement Award (I): Tamara Munzner
4:00PMClosing Remarks