Eurographics Irish Chapter

The Irish Chapter of the European Association for Computer Graphics

The Irish Chapter of Eurographics, the European association for Computer Graphics, was formally established in November 2001.

To become a member of the Irish Chapter, all you need to be is a member of Eurographics living in the Republic of Ireland. Membership details and procedures for joining are available on the Eurographics Website.




Trinity College Dublin hosted three symposia of significance to the EG community: High Performance Graphics (HPG 2016), Eurographics Symposium on Rendering (EGSR 2016) and the Eurographics Workshop on Material Appearance Modeling (MAM 2016). The local organizer in each case was Michael Manzke of the Graphics Vision and Visualization Group at TCD.


Trinity College Dublin hosted the 6th International Conference on Motion in Games 2013. Dr. Rachel McDonnell of the Graphics Vision and Visualisation group at TCD (GV2) was the conference chair and the event was held from 7th - 9th November, 2013 at TCD. More info:

SAP 2013, the Symposium on Applied Perception was held at Trinity College Dublin from 22-23rd August, 2013. Conference chairs were Ludovic Hoyet of the Graphics Vision and Visualisation Group at TCD (GV2) and Betsy Williams of Rhodes College. More info:


The Graphics Vision and Visualisation group (GV2) at TCD will host the Eurographics Ireland Workshop 2009. Invited speakers are Jan Kautz (UCL) and Nick Gray (havok).


The Graphics Vision and Visualisation group (GV2) organised the ACM and Eurographics Symposium on computer animation.


Trinity College Dublin hosted VRIPhyS'07: The 4th international Workshop on Virtual Reality Interaction and Physical Simulation 2007 in cooperation with Eurographics. Details available at:

UCD hosted the Eurographics Ireland Workshop 2007. The workshop was chaired by Dr. John ryan and the invited speakers were Min Chen (univ. Swansea) and Simon Mack (Natural Motion Ltd.). Details here:


The EG Ireland Workshop 2006 was hosted by the Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and technology.

Carol O'Sullivan of the Graphics Vision and Visualisation group will be the Conference Chair for the Symposium on Computer Animation (SCA) 2006, which will be held in Vienna Austria, co-located with EG 2006. Details:


The EG Ireland Workshop 2005 was hosted by the Graphics and Gaming group at the Institute of Technology, Blanchardstown (ITB) on Friday the 3rd of June. Details available at

Trinity College Dublin hosted the Eurographics 2005 annual conference in August - September, 2005. The official website is


The 2004 Eurographics Workshop (Ireland) was hosted by the Multimedia Group of the Computer Science Department in University College, Cork (UCC) from the 9th to the 10th of September, 2004. Details are available here.


The 4th Irish Workshop on Computer Graphics was held at the University of Ulster, Coleraine, Northern Ireland on the 29th and 30th of April, 2003. Further Details HERE.


The inaugural event of the Irish Chapter was the revival of the Irish Workshop on Computer Graphics, which was held in March 2002. Further details here.

Joe Marks, director of MERL's Cambridge research lab, will speak in the Computer Science department at TCD on Friday, April 19th at 12:00. The venue will be 2nd floor Oriel House lecture room, 2.09, Trinity College (see map). For further details, please see here.


The Irish Chapter of EUROGRAPHICS is established.


John Dingliana
Graphics Vision and Visualisation (GV2) Group
School of Computer Science and Statistics
Trinity College, Dublin 2