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Birds of a Feather

Submission Deadline: 3 October 2023, 23:59 AoE (Closed)

Birds of a Feather (BOF) sessions at SIGGRAPH Asia 2023 are graphics-related, attendee-organized, informational discussions of shared interests, goals, technologies, arts and/or backgrounds. Those sessions are to focus on topics that are relevant to computer graphics or interactive techniques community, celebrating, connecting, and enabling new collaborations.

Open Exploration:

Share your ideas and interests by proposing a Birds of a Feather discussion topic that will be held at SIGGRAPH Asia 2023.

General Information:

A BOF meeting is an attendee-organized, informational discussion of shared interests, goals, technologies and/or backgrounds that are graphics or interactive techniques related. The key word there is “discussion” – attendees gather to discuss a topic of interest and is up to organizers to define the format.
BOF meetings must be:
  • Related to computer graphics or interactive techniques
  • Open to all registered attendees
  • Non-commercial in nature (topics specific to one commercial product or company are not allowed)
  • Free of recruitment, sales, product tutorials or company promotion
All BOF requests are reviewed and approved by the Conference Chair. Exceptions will be considered for reunion-type or industry non-profit groups for some requirements.
All BOF requests are subject to a review and approval process. Submissions are open now till 3 October 2023.
Acceptance or rejection notices will be sent to all submitters by end-October 2023.
Topics specific to one commercial product of for-profit companies or corporations, recruitment, sales, specific product tutorials and company promotion are not allowed.
BOFs scheduled by the deadline will be listed on the conference website.
All BOFs are subject to review prior to approval based on the above criteria and can be cancelled by SIGGRAPH Asia if their description/intent changes.
If you have questions, please send them to

SIGGRAPH Asia 2023 Conference Chair

The University of New South Wales
Submissions are due on 3 October 2023, 23:59 AoE.

BoF session requests can be made through the SIGGRAPH Asia Submission System until 3 October 2023, 23:59 AoE. Please ensure that all the information in your submission is complete. Any missing information may delay processing your request.

  • A separate online request form must be filled out for each event, even if it is from the same submitter/organization.
  • BOF sessions can be no longer than two hours.
  • Organizers of longer events, or those who submit multiple requests for the same day for more than three hours, should consider becoming a co-located conference.
If your request is approved, you will receive an email acknowledgment within two weeks that includes all necessary contact information.
All BoF event information will be published on the SIGGRAPH Asia 2023 website. Exhibitors are not allowed to use BoF platform. Exhibitors are required to complete an exhibitor talk form provided by exhibition management. If you require more information on the exhibition, please click here.  
All participants must be registered at an appropriate level to participate. BOF participants/organizers will require one of the following registration levels: Full Access or Experience Plus Access. If you have questions, please send them to

For more details on SIGGRAPH Asia’s General Submission Policies, please go to SIGGRAPH Asia’s Submission Information page.

Exhibitors cannot request BoFs for commercial presentations. Contact for commercial presentations.

All deadlines are 23:59 AoE.

3 October 2023

Submission Deadline

End October 2023

Acceptance Notifications

12 – 15 December 2023

SIGGRAPH Asia 2023 Conference Days

13 – 15 December 2023

SIGGRAPH Asia 2023 Exhibition Days

ACM SIGGRAPH strives to create a welcoming and nurturing community for everyone working in computer graphics and interactive techniques independent of gender, sexual orientation, ethnic background, religion, country of origin, or abilities. Work submitted to this program should be in alignment with these values.

For any submission to an ACM SIGGRAPH conference or Standing Committee activity, the person in charge (PIC) of the program should be aware of and sensitive to potential issues pertaining to the ACM SIGGRAPH values of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. If an issue is identified, then the authors of the submission shall be asked to modify their submission to resolve the issue before acceptance. If the PIC is unsure if there is an issue, then they should contact the Chair of the DEI Committee for advice.