Jeff Okun and Eric Roth are coming March 21st, 2014 to Vancouver for an open forum. This is for members and non-members alike to speak to VES Global ( from LA) and express your thoughts and concerns as VES moves forward to becoming more of a global...

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Thu Jan 30, 2014 6:30pm to 10:00pm
VES Members And Working Professionals In The Vancouver Visual Effects CommunityAre Invited To Attend The Next 
Pub Night
Sat May 24, 2014 11:00am to 4:00pm

VES Vancouver Section & The Vancouver Economic Commission Present The Third Annual Visual Effects, Animation & Gaming Job Fair 2014

This event is FREE to all attendees Click here to register.

Saturday, May 24, 2014, from 11:00AM until 4:00PM
Vancouver Convention Centre West Building
1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3

Last year the VES Vancouver Job Fair hosted over 1200 attendees & 25 exhibitors. This year we have expanded the space to accommodate 40 exhibitors. We are proud to welcome the top visual effects, game and animation recruiters.

Professionals are welcome from 11:00AM until 2:00PM, and students are welcome from 2:00PM to 4:00PM.

Sat Aug 16, 2014 12:00pm to 2:30pm

The VES Education Committee Presents The Video Games Making Of Series

The Art And Visual Effects Of Sucker Punch Productions’ InFAMOUS: Second Son©

Please RSVP below
Free for VES members, $15 for non-members
(VES members only may attend live online)
This in person event is for ages 21 and older.
Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 12:00PM
Cocktail reception from 12:00PM to 12:30PM
Event from 12:30PM to 2:30PM
Big Picture
2505 First Ave., Seattle, WA 98121
Click here for a map

Panelists will include Lead Visual Effects Artist Matt Vainio, Art Director Horia Dociu and Programmer Matt Durasoff.

InFAMOUS: Second Son© was one of the few early releases for PS4™ and launched on March 21 to great critical acclaim. It has been nominated for 20 awards including IGN’s Best PlayStation Game and Best PlayStation 4 Game, GameInformer and EGM's Best PS4™ Game.

The visual effects and development team created a new scriptable particle system engine and tool to accomplish the astounding visual effects that are crucial to gameplay and themselves a major character in the game.

Join us for an afternoon to take a look at the art, tools and approaches that Sucker Punch Productions team used to create InFAMOUS: Second Son©.

Sponsored by PopcornFX and IGDA Seattle

Thu Dec 4, 2014 6:30pm to 11:00pm

Click here to RSVP for the VES Vancouver's Christmas Party / Pub Night - ** 2 Drink tickets per VES member **

Location: Milestones Crossroads - 2425 Cambie Street & Broadway