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VanCG Meetup

VanCG Meetup is an event designed to bring together the local VFX, CG, Gaming, and Digital Art industry professionals from the Vancouver area.


This month we'll be meeting at The Network Hub in downtown and we'll be hearing from our guest speaker Matt Toner, President of Zeros 2 Heroes Media and running for NDP

Matt has been in the news recently regarding the recent closures of game companies and is part of the effort to maintain Vancouver's place in Canada as a hub for artists. innovators, and entrepreneurs.

Please show your support by visiting
www.can-we-do-it.com
and joining the cause!!!

Matt Toner
Zeros 2 Heroes Media
Running for NDP

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  • Nick R.

    Find out a bit more about what's happening at the next event (Thursday, October 4th) - http://www.mediashark.ca/blog/?p=26

    September 24, 2012

  • Nick R.

    MORE DOOR PRIZES for VanCG Meetup! VideoCopilot.net has just given us some free downloads of Element 3D and Optical Flares! ($150 value each)

    https://www.videocopilot.net/products/opticalflares/
    https://www.videocopilot.net/products/element/

    September 24, 2012

  • Nick R.

    It's official! EA games has sponsored us with 20 EA game titles! This means DOOR PRIZES at our events!

    September 22, 2012

    • Jon L.

      Awesome!! :D

      September 23, 2012

  • Nick R.

    Submit your art to the website today! :) We'd love to see what you have for us!

    http://www.vcga.ca/community_art.html

    September 20, 2012

    • Jake C.

      Great idea thanks Nick - hope people take advantage of this

      September 20, 2012

  • Nick R.

    The new website is up! Check it out!

    http://www.vcga.ca/

    September 19, 2012

    • Nick R.

      Thanks! I'm still touching things up, but I wanted to launch it asap! :)

      September 20, 2012

    • Jonathan F.

      I understand *nods head*

      September 20, 2012

  • Nick R.

    We're working on a brand new website - complete with community art, event information, jobs and much more!

    September 3, 2012

  • Nick R.

    I would just like to say 'Thank You' to everyone who attended. It is because of you guys that these events are so successful! Hope to see you all next month for our next event!

    August 31, 2012

    • A former member
      A former member

      Thank YOU so much! It has been a great experience! See you next month!!

      September 2, 2012

    • Nick R.

      It was great meeting you all! I hope you guys enjoyed the meetup as much as I did! :)

      September 3, 2012

  • Tahmineh S.

    Thank you for the time you took to arrange such event. See you next month!

    August 31, 2012

  • Nick R.

    Brian Vidovic has offered to host up to 30 of our members at EXP bar after the event tonight. Grab a free ticket from us, head over and check it out. Anyone who orders food will be entered in a draw for an Xbox game at the end of the night. This promotion is exclusive to anyone from VanCG Meetup with a ticket - so the chances of winning are good!

    August 30, 2012

  • Jason P.

    Hey Everyone

    Just a reminder that our next event is a week from today.
    7:00pm Thursday August 30th
    The Network Hub. #[masked] Richards Street, Vancouver

    Looking forward to seeing you all!

    August 23, 2012

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Our Sponsors

  • Annex Pro

    Annex Pro supports us financially and offers discounts to VCGA members.

  • The Network Hub

    The Network Hub sponsors us by providing us with space for our events.

  • Donnelly Group

    The Donnelly Group provides venues for our events, and funds our events.

  • NewBlueFX

    Discounts on NewBlueFX plugins for VCGA members.

  • EXP Restaurant + Bar

    EXP is assisting us financially.

  • Video Copilot

    Free downloads of Video Copilot software as door prizes.

  • AMD

    AMD has provided us with hardware for our open movie projects.

  • pixel blue

    Recording of Mark Meers' voice-over for the Galactic Battles project.

  • Nvidia

    Nvidia has provided us with hardware for open movie projects.

  • Chaos Group

    V-Ray render licenses for open movie projects.

  • Massive Software

    Massive software license for use on open movie projects.

  • SideFX

    SideFX is supplying us with free Houdini Indie licenses as prizes!

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