What is the World Blender Meetup Day?
24 Hours of community meetup connecting to a worldwide online conference
Blenderheads meetups all over the world join together online on one day.
Speakers giving talks and demonstrations every hour for an entire day.
Follow the stream online on the YouTube Channel for 24 hours of pure Blender joy.
|UTC||Melbourne, AUS||Amsterdam, NL||Los Angeles, CA||User Group / Company||Speaker||Title||Description||URL||City||Country|
|03:00||2:00 PM||4:00 AM||8:00 PM||WBMD Organisers||Andrew/David A+B/Matthijs/Stirling||Welcome to World Blender Meetup Day 2020! 🙂||– how it works
– how to contact us (twitter, irc)
– Lynda deal and other specials stuff
|https://www.worldblendermeetupday.com||Amsterdam / LA / Orlando / Melbourne||Various|
|03:10||2:10 PM||4:10 AM||8:10 PM||Melbourne Blender Society||Alex Zapata||Character animation projects||Join Alex for a walk through of his Blender character animation projects||https://www.meetup.com/Melbourne-Blender-Society/||Melbourne||Australia|
|03:30||2:30 PM||4:30 AM||8:30 PM||Melbourne Blender Society||Alex Zapata||Character animation projects||Join Alex for a walk through of his Blender character animation projects||https://www.meetup.com/Melbourne-Blender-Society/||Melbourne||Australia|
|04:00||3:00 PM||5:00 AM||9:00 PM||Jacob Merrill||Jacob Merrill||From The Ashes||Wrectified World Streaming Systems||https://blenderartists.org/t/blender-open-game-development-project-wrectified/||Lake County||United States|
|04:30||3:30 PM||5:30 AM||9:30 PM||Jacob Merrill||Jacob Merrill||From The Ashes||Blender Game Engines Rebirth (UPBGE)||https://upbge.org/||Lake County||United States|
|05:00||4:00 PM||6:00 AM||10:00 PM||Character Mill||James Neale||Bridgestone Gecko||Join James for an overview of his Bridgestone Gecko Blender project||http://www.charactermill.com/||Sydney||Australia|
|05:30||4:30 PM||6:30 AM||10:30 PM||Crowdrender||James Crowther||Crowdrender for Blender||Crowdrender will present an overview of their rendering solution for Blender||https://www.crowd-render.com/||Sydney||Australia|
|06:00||5:00 PM||7:00 AM||11:00 PM||Sydney Blender Users Group||Chris Bailey||Particle City||Join Chris for an overview of their particle city project||https://www.meetup.com/Sydney-Blender-User-Group/||Sydney||Australia|
|06:30||5:30 PM||7:30 AM||11:30 PM||Sydney Blender Users Group||Chris Bailey||Particle City||Join Chris for an overview of their particle city project||https://www.meetup.com/Sydney-Blender-User-Group/||Sydney||Australia|
|07:00||6:00 PM||8:00 AM||12:00 AM||Lemon Sky Studios||Chris Vian||The Making of Raphael||Blender Scupting a TMNT!||https://www.blendernetwork.org/chris-vian||Jakarta||Indonesia|
|07:30||6:30 PM||8:30 AM||12:30 AM||Lemon Sky Studios||Chris Vian||Blender Sculpting Talk||Blender Scupting||https://www.blendernetwork.org/chris-vian||Jakarta||Indonesia|
|08:00||7:00 PM||9:00 AM||1:00 AM||John McCarthy||John McCarthy||Using Blender for maritime wreck reconstruction||Join John for a talk on using Blender for maritime wrek reconstruction||https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHmykTwL6X4oqLf9Ns3ybxA||Adelaide||Australia|
|08:30||7:30 PM||9:30 AM||1:30 AM||John McCarthy||John McCarthy||Using Blender for maritime wreck reconstruction||Join John for a talk on using Blender for maritime wrek reconstruction||https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHmykTwL6X4oqLf9Ns3ybxA||Adelaide||Australia|
|09:00||8:00 PM||10:00 AM||2:00 AM||Perth South Metropolitan TAFE Students||Brian Blasgard||Rigging a Wyvern||Video Sprint Reports – Student Blender Projects||https://www.southmetrotafe.wa.edu.au/||Perth||Australia|
|09:30||8:30 PM||10:30 AM||2:30 AM||Bluestone||Ms Maya Pundale||Blender Talk TBD||Blender Talk TBD||https://bluestone.in/||Mumbai||India|
|10:00||9:00 PM||11:00 AM||3:00 AM||Bone Studio||Juan Gea||LuxCore render engine for Arch/Viz||LuxCore render engine for Arch/Viz||https://www.bone-studio.com||Madrid||Spain|
|10:30||9:30 PM||11:30 AM||3:30 AM||Bone Studio||Juan Gea||LuxCore render engine for Arch/Viz||LuxCore render engine for Arch/Viz||https://www.bone-studio.com||Madrid||Spain|
|11:00||10:00 PM||12:00 PM||4:00 AM||Blender Institute||Hjalti Hjálmarsson||Hjalti Q&A||Question and answer on Blender animation||https://hjaltihjalmarsson.com/||Amsterdam||Netherlands|
|11:30||10:30 PM||12:30 PM||4:30 AM||Blender Institute||Dalai Felinto||Dalai Felinto Q&A||Question and answer on Blender software development||https://twitter.com/dfelinto||Amsterdam||Netherlands|
|12:00||11:00 PM||1:00 PM||5:00 AM||London Blender User Group||Michal Payne, Alex Saplacan||The London Blender Usergroup||Alex and Michael will introduce the London Blender User Group, and talk about the upcomming community event in July, and their Blender Life.||https://blenderlondon.org/||London||UK|
|12:30||11:30 PM||1:30 PM||5:30 AM||London Blender User Group||Kevin Koekkoek||Technoman, a street photography project with Blender and 3D printing.||Kevin’s journey into Blender, and his ongoing project Technoman.||https://blenderlondon.org/||London||UK|
|13:00||12:00 AM||2:00 PM||6:00 AM||Theory Studios (movable)||David Andrade||Blender 2.80-2.82 Tips & Tricks||Join David for an overview of Blender 2.80-2.82 tips and tricks||https://www.theorystudios.com/||Orlando||USA|
|13:30||12:30 AM||2:30 PM||6:30 AM||BlenderDiplom||Gottfried Hoffman||Blender Talk TBD||Blender Talk TBD||https://www.blenderdiplom.com/||Berlin||Germany|
|14:00||1:00 AM||3:00 PM||7:00 AM||Tangent Labs||John Annis||LoUPE and Blender||A fresh take on a cloud-based production pipeline that encompasses a complete solution with Asset Management, Project Management, Media Review & Collaboration, Render Management, and Virtual Workstations.||https://www.tangent-labs.com/||Toronto||Canada|
|14:30||1:30 AM||3:30 PM||7:30 AM||Patrick Crawford||Patrick Crawford||Blender Talk TBD||Blender Talk TBD||https://theduckcow.com/||New York City||USA|
|15:00||2:00 AM||4:00 PM||8:00 AM||Amsterdam Blender Users group||Speaker TBD||particle and fluid system for 3D printing||particle and fluid system for 3D printing||https://www.meetup.com/Amsterdam-Blender-3D-Meetup/||Amsterdam||Netherlands|
|15:30||2:30 AM||4:30 PM||8:30 AM||Amsterdam Blender Users group||Speaker TBD||particle and fluid system for 3D printing||particle and fluid system for 3D printing||https://www.meetup.com/Amsterdam-Blender-3D-Meetup/||Amsterdam||Netherlands|
|16:00||3:00 AM||5:00 PM||9:00 AM||SeaBUG||Oscar Baechler||Exquisite Corpse animation in Grease Pencil||Join Oscar for a walk through of animating with Blender Grease Pencil||https://ogbog.net/||Seattle||USA|
|16:30||3:30 AM||5:30 PM||9:30 AM||SeaBUG||Xury Greer||Working Smarter with Modifiers to Prototype Models||Blender has so many great modifiers that we can use to make our life easier. Especially when it comes to prototyping or blocking out models. In this session we’ll have a look at some practical modifier combinations that we can use to quickly design characters and other objects!||https://xuryblend.weebly.com/||Seattle||USA|
|17:00||4:00 AM||6:00 PM||10:00 AM||Boston||Constantine Frost||Blender Talk TBD||Blender Talk TBD||https://www.pluralsight.com/authors/costas-frost||Boston||USA|
|17:30||4:30 AM||6:30 PM||10:30 AM||Epic Games||Kaye Vassey||Unreal Engine and Blender||Join Kaye for a walk through of Unreal Engine and Blender developments||https://www.unrealengine.com/||Raleigh||USA|
|18:00||5:00 AM||7:00 PM||11:00 AM||Los Angeles Blender Users Group||Dustin Bowser||VFX in Blender||– demo Embergen and VDB import
– talk about E-Cycles possibly and rendering for production
– talk about Cryptomatte and compositing
|18:30||5:30 AM||7:30 PM||11:30 AM||Los Angeles Blender Users Group||Dustin Bowser||VFX in Blender||– talk about Matchmoving and Blender’s camera tracker
– mention briefly I’m currently working on a Russo brothers movie that I was the VFX supervisor for and I’m using Blender on the movie.
|19:00||6:00 AM||8:00 PM||12:00 PM||Vancouver Blender Users Group||Mike Pan (TBC)||Blender Talk TBD||Blender Talk TBD||https://www.meetup.com/VancouverBlender/||Vancouver||Canada|
|19:30||6:30 AM||8:30 PM||12:30 PM||Vancouver Blender Users Group||Scott Wilson (TBC)||Blender Talk TBD||Blender Talk TBD||https://www.meetup.com/VancouverBlender/||Vancouver||Canada|
|20:00||7:00 AM||9:00 PM||1:00 PM||WBMD Organisers||Andrew/David A+B/Matthijs/Stirling||That’s a WRAP for World Blender Meetup Day 2020!||Closing out
Thanks to everyone!
|https://www.worldblendermeetupday.com||Amsterdam / LA / Orlando / Melbourne||Various|
Joining Speakers & City Groups
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