High Performance Graphics 2013

Anaheim, California | July 19-21, 2013


Thanks for a great conference! Talk titles below link to slides.

Friday July 19

12:00–12:45 Registration

1:00–1:15 Opening Remarks

1:15–2:30 Advanced Rasterization

  • Moderator: Charles Loop, Microsoft Research

2:30–3:20 Shadows

  • Moderator: Samuli Laine, NVIDIA Research

3:30–4:00 Afternoon Break

4:00–5:30 Panel: High-Performance Graphics in Film

  • Moderator: Matt Pharr
  • Dreamworks, Eric Tabellion
  • Weta Digital, Luca Fascione
  • Disney Animation, David Adler / Rasmus Tamstorf
  • Solid Angle, Thiago Ize / Marcos Fajardo

6:00–10:00pm Banquet at the Bowers Museum. Reception 6-7, Dinner at 7pm.

Busses will shuttle conference attendees from the Anaheim Hilton to the Bowers Museum starting at 5:45, and run until 6:15. Transportation from the museum begins at 9:45. Note that the last bus leaves at 10:15 sharp!

Saturday July 20

09:00–10:00 Keynote 1: Michael Shebanow (Samsung): An Evolution of Mobile Graphics

10:00–10:30 Morning Break

10:30–11:45 Fast Interactive Systems

  • Moderator: Timo Alia, NVIDIA Research

11:45–2:00 Lunch (Pacific B), Town Hall Meeting, and Poster Session


2:00–3:15 Building Acceleration Structures for Ray Tracing

  • Moderator: Warren Hunt, Google

3:15–4:00 Afternoon Break

4:00–5:30 Hot3D

  • Michael Mantor, Senior Fellow Architect (AMD): The Kabini/Temash APU: bridging the gap between tablets, hybrids and notebooks
  • Marco Salvi (Intel): Haswell Processor Graphics
  • John Tynefield & Xun Wang (NVIDIA): GPU Hardware and Remote Interaction in the Cloud

Sunday July 21st

09:00–10:00 Keynote 2: Steve Seitz (U. Washington): A Trillion Photos

10:00–10:30 Morning Break

10:30–12:10 Ray Tracing Hardware and Techniques

  • Moderator: Philipp Slusallek, Saarland University

12:10–2:00 Lunch (Pacific B)

2:00–3:30 Panel: Hardware/API Co-evolution

Moderator: Peter Glaskowsky

  • ARM: Tom Olson
  • Intel: Michael Apodaca
  • Microsoft: Chas Boyd
  • NVIDIA: Neil Trevett
  • Qualcomm: Vineet Goel
  • Samsung: Michael Shebanow

3:30–4:00 Best Paper Award, Closing Remarks