Rainbow Conference is SIGGRAPH’s London-based wrap-up event — and CG Garage podcast host Chris Nichols will be there with an exciting announcement on Thursday, August 31, as well as a presentation entitled My History with Ray Tracing, Or: How I Learned to Stop Waiting and Love Vantage. At this free conference, you can also check out the Chaos booth, learn from VFX and animation industry experts with three keynote presentations per evening, and see tech demonstrations from hardware and software companies.
Organized by AEC Magazine, the NXT BLD (June 20) and NXT DEV (June 21) conferences at London’s Queen Elizabeth II Centre will offer a preview of the technology that will power tomorrow’s architecture, engineering, and construction. Be sure to visit stand 24 to learn about Chaos Enscape and V-Ray from product experts.
NXT BLD 2023 | 20 June 2023
NXT BLD will cover innovations in digital fabrication, robots, 3D printing, IoT, generative design, virtual and augmented reality, real-time design visualization, and lots more. Speakers come from leading-edge practices, as well as renowned technologists and design technology developers. For those in practice who are tasked with researching new and emerging tools and technologies, NXT BLD is a must-attend calendar event.
NXT DEV | 21 June 2023
NXT DEV (Next Development) is the sister event to NXT BLD, which delves into the future of AEC software development. NXT DEV connects IT / BIM directors with BIM 2.0 and other AEC software developers and VCs to help drive AEC technology forward.
Join Chaos at the 37th Annual ASAI Conference, taking place at Village Underground, London, on November 17, 2022. Come meet our team, as well as NVIDIA's Cobus Bothma and Squint/Opera's Jan Bunge, who will discuss the future of digital practice in their presentation "Design Experience Through Simulation."
Date: October 5, 2022
Location: Truckles of Pied Bull Yard, Bury Pl, London, WC1A 2JR
3D London is one of the best ways to learn about the latest in the CG industry and meet like-minded professionals. For October’s event, Chaos will demonstrate V-Ray, Vantage, and Phoenix’s incredible new features. We’ll finish with a Q&A session so you can find out more from Chaos experts.
Date: 4th October 2022
Location: London, UK
Join Arup, Bimorph, Chaos and McNeel for an engaging knowledge-sharing event featuring industry insights, company updates, as well as an overview on new product features. Chaos’s CG Specialist Yordan Zarev will lead a talk on V-Ray 6 for Rhino’s exciting new features, how they can help you aid your design process and bring your creative ideas to life.
The Bluegfx Expo is an essential event for London and UK-based VFX companies and artists. At this year’s edition, Chaos Group’s CG Specialist, Cory Holm, will demonstrate the powerful new features of Phoenix FD 4.0 and preview the real-time ray tracing workflows in Project Lavina. We’ll also welcome INK’s super-talented 3D Artist, Ioanna Ivanova, to talk about how the company uses 3ds Max and V-Ray to create jaw-dropping visuals.
Join Simply Rhino, Chaos Group and the wider Rhino3d community at this popular event and watch presentations from Rhino users, plus get hands-on with live software demonstrations from exhibitors. You can pick Chaos Group expert’s brains at our booth and we’ll host a presentation from Wild Design Studio’s Dirce Medina and Carlos Bausa Martinez.
Check out the event info page of Simply Rhino here.
BlueGFX’s Expo has become an important date in the UK CG industry’s calendar, and this year Chaos Group will return as a sponsor. We’re bringing a guest star with us, too: Binyan Studios’ Andrei Dolnikov tell the audience how creativity and innovation have become the stock and trade of 3D artists in his presentation entitled “Beyond the Tools.” Our CG specialist Tudjarov will also host a V-Ray VFX masterclass, and we’ll share a booth with our friends from Emmy-winning effects house Pixomondo. See you there!
This October, Google’s legendary Cloud Next event heads to London — and our Director of Engineering Boris Simandoff will be there. On October 11, at 1:50 PM, Boris will demonstrate how Chaos Group and Google have worked together to give artists their own personal supercomputers. Boris will also show how combining V-Ray with cloud technologies, AI and machine learning can reinvent 3D workflows — from concept to rendering.
We’ll celebrate the first anniversary of the London V-Ray User Group at the place where it all began: The Hub at Foster + Partners on 22 Hester Road. Chaos Group's team will join to announce the latest and coming updates to everything V-Ray, while special guests REDVERTEX will talk about their visualizations of huge projects by Calatrava and Broadway Malyan, and you can enjoy beer and nibbles courtesy of Chaos.
Join Chaos Group at Simply Rhino’s Shape to Fabrication, at Stratford Circus Arts Centre in London on April 24 – 25. Attendees will see how Rhino, Grasshopper and V-Ray are used behind the scenes in projects, including Galaxia, Arthur Mamou-Mani’s dramatic centerpiece for this year’s Burning Man Festival. And Konstantin Gaytandzhiev, Chaos Group’s head of AEC product development, will take to the stage to talk about the latest version of V-Ray for Rhino – and what’s next for the product.
The producers of 3D World, 3D Artist, and Creative Bloq present a brand new one-day event for the CG community — and Chaos Group is getting involved. Chris Nichols, our CG Labs guru, will present a keynote speech on digital humans at 9.40 AM.
As well as checking out presentations, attendees can take part in portfolio reviews, workshops and “ask an artist” sessions. And there’ll be a chance to find a job and make important contacts at the recruitment fair and networking evening.