GI 2021 is entirely virtual. There will be paper sessions in which recorded videos of accepted papers will be played and Q&A will take place right after. There are special sessions on Zoom to celebrate the annual gathering of the Canadian and international computer graphics, visualization, and human-computer interaction community along with talks by invited and keynote speakers. Please see below the schedule for the two-day virtual event (register to get the link).

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

Detailed schedule for paper sessions can be found here.

Thursday, May 27th

All times are Pacific Daylight Time (PDT)

8:00AMOpening Remarks & Awards Announcements
8:30AMKeynote Speaker: Shumin Zhai (Google)
9:30AMPhD Dissertation Award Talk: Daniel J. Rea
10:10AMPhD Dissertation Award Talk: Maria (Masha) Shugrina
10:40AMPaper Session 1: Collaboration, education, moderation
12:30PMPaper Session 2: Design in 2D & 3D
1:30PMPaper Session 3: Input & devices
2:40PMInvited Speaker: Orit Shaer (Wellesley College)
3:10PMInvited Speaker: Adriana Schulz (University of Washington)
3:40PMPaper Session 4: Image synthesis & analysis

Friday, May 28th

All times are Pacific Daylight Time (PDT)

8:00AMKeynote Speaker: Olga Sorkine-Hornung (ETH Zurich)
9:00AMInvited Speaker: Florian Alt (Bundeswehr University)
9:30AMInvited Speaker: Angela Dai (Technical University of Munich)
10:10AMCHCCS GI ECR Award Talk (G): David Levin
10:40AMCHCCS GI ECR Award Talk (I): Rita Orji
12:00PMPaper Session 5: Visualization & exploration
1:00PMPaper Session 6: VR, AR & 3D input
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 & CHCCS AGM