Archive for conference photography
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Retired American Astronaut Scott Kelly at a recent event in Vancouver, Canada.

Astronaut Scott Kelly

American Astronaut Scott Kelly in Vancouver, BC Canada.

Astronaut Scott Kelly

American Astronaut Scott Kelly in Vancouver, BC Canada.

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Sophie Grégoire Trudeau

Sophie Grégoire Trudeau

Melinda Gates, Shivani Siroya, Judith Spitz, Roya Mahboob, Nick Oketch

L to R: Melinda Gates (Co-chair Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation), Shivani Siroya (CEO and Founder Tala), Judith Spitz (Founder Women in Technology and Entreprenuership in NY), Roya Mahboob (Founder and CEO Afghan Citadel Software Company) and Nick Oketch (Founder LucyBot).

Ziauddin Yousafzai

Malala’s (co-founder Malala Fund) parents Ziauddin Yousafzai and Toor Pekai Yousafzai are just as amazing as she is. The whole family are champions of girls education. Fun fact: They named Malala after Malalai of Maiwand a famous Pashtun poet and warrior woman from southern Afghanistan.

Tarana Burke (#metoo), Vanina Escales (Ni Una Menos), Tina Tchen (Former White House Chief of Staff Michelle Obama + Co-Founder Times Up Legal Defense Fund), Noelene Nabulivou (Founder DIVA), Yvonne Leina Chi (journalist, Founder Gender Danger).

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Electric battery bus

Electric battery bus. Translink will start testing 4 electric battery buses in their fleet on route 100 starting later this year. Vancouver, BC Canada.

Electric, fuel cell and hydrogen cars.

Electric, fuel cell and hydrogen cars for test driving through Emotive BC. Vancouver, BC Canada.

Electra Meccanica's Solo electric vehicle

Electra Meccanica’s Solo electric vehicle. Electric for one 🙂 Vancouver, BC Canada.

Amarjeet Sohi and Merran Smith

Canadian Minister of Natural Resources Amarjeet Sohi and Merran Smith (Clean Energy Canada).

Gregor Roberston

Gregor Robertson – ambassador for The Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy.

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An annual meeting I covered in March 2019 at the Sheraton Wall Centre in Vancouver, BC Canada.   There were keynote speakers, poster sessions, an evening gala and an AGM.

Conference audience photo

Conference participants listen to keynote speaker. Sheraton Wall Centre. Vancouver,BC Canada.

 

Poster session

Poster session. Sheraton Wall Centre. Vancouver, BC Canada.

Student poster presenters

Student presenters at conference. Sheraton Wall Centre. Vancouver, BC Canada.

Audience listening at conference

Audience listens to conference speaker. Sheraton Wall Centre. Vancouver, BC Canada.

Poster session presenter

Poster session presenter. Sheraton Wall Centre. Vancouver, BC Canada.

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Vancouver mayoral candidate Shauna Sylvester earlier this year at the Globe Forum. Advance voting for the City of Vancouver’s election runs from Wednesday October 10th to Wednesday October 17th, 2018. Voting day is Saturday October 20th, 2018.

John Horgan at the Globe Forum 2018

(L to R) Shauna Sylvester (SFU), Janine Benner (Oregon Department of Energy), Governor Jay Inslee (Washington state), Premier John Horgan and Matt Rodriquez (California Secretary for Environmental Protection) at the Globe Forum 2018 in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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Google booth at tech conference

Google booth at tech conference in Vancouver, Canada.

Testing a VR game.

Testing a VR game.

Mars VR experience booth

Mars VR experience booth

ftrack

ftrack gives a seminar at a tech conference. Vancouver, Canada.

SCAD

SCAD

Microsoft booth

Microsoft booth

otoy booth

otoy booth

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VR@50 Reception at the Siggraph 2018 Conference at the Vancouver Convention Centre on August 13, 2018. Computer graphics legends including Ivan Sutherland, Henry Fuchs, Bob Sproull and Henry Gouraud discussed their early research in the 1960s.  Google researchers were also on hand to take a photo with their experimental lightfield camera.

Siggraph 2018 Conference at Vancouver Convention Centre

Siggraph 2018 at Vancouver Convention Centre. Vancouver, BC Canada

NVidia co-founder and CEO Jen-Hsun Huang

L to R: NVidia co-founder and CEO Jen-Hsun “Jensen” Huang, Jordi Alonso (Mediapro), Greg Estes (NVidia VP of Developer Marketing), Sergi Sagas (Mediapro). Vancouver, BC Canada.

Facebook Reality Labs and NVidia sponsors.

Facebook Reality Labs and NVidia sponsors. Vancouver, BC Canada.

Henry Fuchs Ivan Sutherland Bob Sproull Henry Gouraud

L to R: Computer graphics legends Henry Fuchs, Ivan Sutherland, John Warnock (Adobe co-founder) on screen, Bob Sproull and Henry Gouraud talk about their early VR research in the 1960’s. Vancouver Convention Centre. Vancouver, BC Canada.

John Warnock Alan Kay Ed Catmull

Clockwise from top: Audience, John Warnock (co-founder Adobe), Alan Kay (Apple), Ed Catmull (co-founder Pixar). Vancouver Convention Centre. Vancouver, BC Canada.

Henry Fuchs and Ivan Sutherland

Computer graphics legends Henry Fuchs and Ivan Sutherland. Vancouver Convention Centre. Vancouver, BC Canada.

Martin Newell at Siggraph 2018

Martin Newell telling the story about Newell’s teapot. Google’s experimental lightfield camera in centre. Henry Fuchs and Ivan Sutherland to the left. Vancouver Convention Centre. Vancouver, BC Canada.

Google engineers with lightfield camera

Google engineers with their experimental lightfield camera made of 26 Go Pro cameras and 31 Go Pro cameras. Siggraph 2018 Conference. Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Jim Blinn Alvy Ray Smith Martin Newell

L to R: Jim Blinn (NASA, Microsoft Research), Nelson Max (UC Davis) Alvy Ray Smith (Lucas Films and Pixar Co-Founder), Martin Newell (University of Utah, Xerox PARC). Those with eagle eyes will also spot other computer graphics legends Donald Greenberg (Cornell Box), Fred Brooks and Turner Whitted.

Henry Fuchs and Ivan Sutherland Google Lightfield Camera-_8102-lydianagaiphotography

Henry Fuchs and Ivan Sutherland sitting still as Google’s lightfield camera takes their picture.

Jim Blinn Martin Newell Henry FuchsI

L to R: Jim Blinn, Martin Newell and Henry Fuchs with an teapot autographed by all of them.

Fred Brooks at Vancouver Convention Centre.

Fred Brooks – American computer architect, computer engineer and software engineer most known for managing IBM’s System/360 computers. Mythical Man-Month author. Turing Award and National Medal of Technology Award winner.

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Event photography from a corporate yacht charter excursion around English Bay, Stanley Park and Burrard Inlet.  A great

social evening idea for Vancouver conference attendees.

Corporate yacht charter excursion

Corporate yacht charter excursion. Vancouver, Canada.

Corporate yacht charter Vancouver English Bay Stanley Park

Corporate yacht charter – heading to English Bay and Stanley Park. Vancouver, Canada.

Corporate yacht charter excursion Vancouver top deck

Corporate yacht charter excursion – top deck. Vancouver, Canada.

Corporate yacht charter excursion - conference attendees

Corporate yacht charter excursion – conference attendees relax on top deck. Vancouver Canada.

Corporate yacht charter excursion - conference attendees socializing

Corporate yacht charter excursion – conference attendees socializing on top deck. Vancouver, Canada.

Corporate yacht charter excursion - Burrard Inlet

Corporate yacht charter excursion – in Burrard Inlet with Vancouver Convention Centre in the background. Vancouver, Canada.

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Convention speaker at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver

Convention photography at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver Fairview Room

Convention photography at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver

Convention photography at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver Fairview Room

Convention speaker at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver

Convention photography at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver Fairview Room

Convention Exhibition Hall at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver

Convention Exhibition Hall at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver Grand Ballroom

Convention Exhibition Hall at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver

Convention Exhibition Hall at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver Grand Ballroom

Convention attendees at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver

Convention attendees at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver

Convention seminar at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver

Convention seminar at JW Marriott Parq Vancouver Cambie Room

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Leading cancer researchers at USCAP 2018

Leading cancer researchers at USCAP 2018. Vancouver Convention Centre. Vancouver, BC.

Leading cancer researchers at USCAP 2018.

Leading breast cancer researchers at USCAP 2018. Vancouver Convention Centre. Vancouver, BC.

Leading cancer researchers at USCAP 2018.

Leading breast cancer researchers at USCAP 2018. Vancouver Convention Centre. Vancouver, BC.