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An Exclusive Invitation: Peek Behind the Omniverse Curtain at the Inaugural Omniverse User Group

Join the first NVIDIA Omniverse User Group, an exclusive event hosted by the lead engineers, designers, and artists of Omniverse on August 12, during the virtual SIGGRAPH conference.

The Omniverse User Group inaugural event is open to all developers, researchers, creators, students, professionals, and hobbyists of all levels, whether current Omniverse power users or curious explorers. The two-hour event will feature a look into the Omniverse roadmap, and provide sneak peeks of never-before-seen technologies and experiments.

Those who attend the Omniverse User Group will:

  • Hear the vision and future of Omniverse from Rev Lebaredian, VP of Omniverse & Simulation Technology, and Richard Kerris, VP of Omniverse Developer Platform
  • Learn how you can build on and extend the Omniverse ecosystem
  • See the unveiling of “Create With Marbles: Marvelous Machines” contest submissions and winners
  • Attend “Meet the Expert” breakout sessions and speak with Omniverse engineering leads about specific platform applications and features
Image courtesy of Antonio Covelo (@ant_vfx on Twitter), one of the participants of the first Omniverse “Create With Marbles” contest

Omniverse User Group Event Details
When: Thursday, August 12 from 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm PDT/8:00 pm – 9:30 pm EDT
Where: Virtual Event via Zoom

Register now to join this exclusive event.

Mark Your Calendars for NVIDIA at SIGGRAPH

Artists and developers can explore the latest news about NVIDIA Omniverse at SIGGRAPH. Watch the NVIDIA special address on Tuesday, August 10, at 8:00 am PDT to learn about the latest tools and solutions that are driving graphics, AI, and the emergence of shared worlds. The address will be presented by Richard Kerris, Vice President of Omniverse, and Sanja Fidler, Senior Director of AI Research at NVIDIA.

And tune in to the global premiere of Connecting in the Metaverse: The Making of the GTC Keynote. The new documentary premieres on August 11th at 9:00 am PDT, highlighting the creative minds and groundbreaking technologies behind the making of the NVIDIA GTC 2021 keynote. See how a small team of artists used NVIDIA Omniverse to blur the line between real and rendered.

Join NVIDIA at SIGGRAPH and learn more about the latest tools and technologies driving real-time graphics, AI-enhanced workflows and virtual collaboration.

For additional support, check out the developer forum and join the Omniverse Discord server to chat with the community.