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As part of the Computer Animation Festival, SIGGRAPH 2013 hosts Production Sessions, where the world's most elite and talented computer graphic experts and creative geniuses explain their processes and techniques for creating compelling content. Following each presentation, attendees ask questions about the challenges and issues associated with complex productions.

The Making of Pixar's "The Blue Umbrella"

Sunday, 21 July 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM | Anaheim Convention Center, Ballroom AB

The Open Source Swimming Hole; C’mon In The Water’s Fine^h^h^h^h Murky

Sunday, 21 July 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM | Anaheim Convention Center, Room 303 AB

Storytelling Through Stereography Industry Panel

Monday, 22 July 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM | Anaheim Convention Center, Arena

'Cancel the Apocalypse' – Industrial Light & Magic Presents: The Visual Effects of “Pacific Rim”

Tuesday, 23 July 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM | Anaheim Convention Center, Arena

Walt Disney Animation Studios Presents "Frozen": The Craft of Character and Cold

Tuesday, 23 July 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM | Anaheim Convention Center, Arena

Sony Pictures Imageworks Presents: Take a Journey Down the Yellow Brick Road

Tuesday, 23 July 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM | Anaheim Convention Center, Hall A

Warner Brothers Presents the VFX for 'Man of Steel'

Tuesday, 23 July 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM | Anaheim Convention Center, Arena

Industrial Light & Magic Presents: The Visual Effects of "Star Trek Into Darkness"

Tuesday, 23 July 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM | Anaheim Convention Center, Hall A

DreamWorks Animation Presents: A Journey to the Croodaceous

Wednesday, 24 July 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM | Anaheim Convention Center, Ballroom E

The Visual Effects of Marvel’s ‘Iron Man 3’

Wednesday, 24 July 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM | Anaheim Convention Center, Arena

LAIKA Presents: The Seamless Fusion of Stop-Motion and Visual Effects Technologies in LAIKA's Feature Films

Wednesday, 24 July 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM | Anaheim Convention Center, Hall A

OLM Digital Presents the Anime Spirit: From Pokémon and Pac-Man to Live Action Films

Wednesday, 24 July 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM | Anaheim Convention Center, Arena

Blue Sky Studios Presents: The Fantastical World of Epic

Wednesday, 24 July 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM | Anaheim Convention Center, Hall A

Rhythm & Hues Studios Presents: How to Bake a Pi

Thursday, 25 July 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM | Anaheim Convention Center, Hall A

Scare School 101: The Making of Disney•Pixar's "Monsters University"

Thursday, 25 July 12:45 PM - 2:15 PM | Anaheim Convention Center, Arena