Cory Doctorow Selected as SIGGRAPH 2011 Keynote Speaker
SIGGRAPH 2011 is proud to announce the selection of one of this year’s keynote presenters:
Cory Doctorow, science fiction novelist, blogger, and technology activist, is a contributor to The Guardian, TheNew York Times, Publishers Weekly, and Wired, as well as co-editor of the popular blog Boing Boing.
He was formerly director of European affairs for the Electronic Frontier Foundation, a non-profit civil liberties group that defends freedom in technology law, policy, standards, and treaties. He is a visiting senior lecturer at Open University (U.K.) and previously served as the Fulbright chair at the Annenberg Center for Public Diplomacy at the University of Southern California.
Book Your Travel and Housing in Vancouver For Less
SIGGRAPH 2011 has negotiated significant discounts available to conference attendees. Visit the SIGGRAPH Travel and Housing page for a list of participating hotels in Vancouver. Discounted rates are guaranteed until 11 July 2011. Reservations made after 11 July will be based on availability only, and rates may increase.
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Visit the SIGGRAPH Travel and Housing page for additional travel information and an opportunity to save on ground transportation between the airport and conference hotels.