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What is the World Blender Meetup Day?

24 Hours of community meetup connecting to a worldwide online conference

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Worldwide Meetups

Blenderheads meetups all over the world join together online on one day.

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Community Speakers

Speakers giving talks and demonstrations every hour for an entire day.

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Watch Online

Follow the stream online on the YouTube Channel for 24 hours of pure Blender joy.

Schedule

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
Etc…
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
https://vimeo.com/user714882 Los Angeles USA
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.
https://vimeo.com/user714882 Los Angeles USA
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

Welcome to the meetup speakers, organizations, and city user groups joining our worldwide event

Amsterdam Meetup

Amsterdam Meetup

Matthijs de Rijk

Theory Studios

Theory Studios

David Andrade

Character Mill

Character Mill

James Neale

Chris Vian

Chris Vian

Chris Vian

John McCarthy

John McCarthy

John McCarthy

Blender Diplom

Blender Diplom

Gottfried Hoffman

Blender 3D Meetup London

Blender 3D Meetup London

Michael Payne / Kevin K / Wojtek Grabczak / Alex Saplacan

Juan Pablo Bouza

Juan Pablo Bouza

Juan Pablo Bouza

Derek Barker / Frederik

Derek Barker / Frederik

Derek Barker / Frederik

Open VisualFX

Open VisualFX

Sean Kennedy

More presenters on their way from all around the world!

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