Alias|Wavefront got the ball rolling today on its 4th annual 3December, a global industry event taking place in twelve cities around the world. Tokyo, Seoul and Sydney were among the first to begin celebrations, followed by Paris, London, New York and Los Angeles. Makati City, Philippines; Orlando; Singapore; Santa Monica and Milwaukee are also getting into the act.
More than 5,000 people around the world are expected to take part in this free international event. Those who can’t participate in person can join in through live web casts from New York and Tokyo, or by reading news reports at www.3december.com.
Presentations will be made by Industrial Light & Magic, Factor 5 LLC, The Mill, Sony Pictures Imageworks, Electronic Arts, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe and Washington Gallery of Art, to name a few. Each city will create a unique atmosphere for the event that will allow local attendees to experience the latest technology demonstrations, Maya Master Classes, a 3D Pub, and more.
As a special promotion for 3December, Alias|Wavefront, and its global 3December sponsors HP, Intel and ATI have joined forces to offer discounts on hardware and software for attendees from today until Dec. 27, 2002.