16 March

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2019

Around the globe

16 March, 2019

What is the World Blender Meetup Day?

24 Hours of community meetup connecting to a worldwide online conference

Location

Worldwide Meetups

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

Location

Community Speakers

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

Location

Watch Online

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

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

Moo-Ack! Productions

Moo-Ack! Productions

Patrick Crawford (TheDuckCow)

Blender 3D RDU

Blender 3D RDU

Jim Wyman

Blender Diplom

Blender Diplom

Gottfried Hoffman

Bone Studio

Bone Studio

Juan Gea

Independent Speaker

Independent Speaker

Independent Speaker

Schedule of the Day

Shout out to event speakers, organizers, and the awesome Blender community that participates                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Join several organizers of the World Blender Meetup Day event as we kick off our 2019 WBMD event. We will provide introductions, what to expect, a high level overview of sessions, and how you can participate as the event rolls around the globe.                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Creating "Within You", a global game jam game in Blender. Also likely cover the port-in-progress to Armory. https://globalgamejam.org/2019/games/within-you                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

What's happened with CrowdRender for last year                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Two years ago at WBMD Chris showed a fiddler crab model he had been working on. Now funded as a short film it will be a WIP update                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Student Blender Projects                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Logan Preshaw will talk about Blender’s use in Concept art and quick image creation, going over tools (VR, 3rd party, plugins) and his own processes                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Join Matthijs and the Amsterdam Blender Users group for tips and tricks                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

We will explore the new interface of Blender 2.8. The session would be aimed at beginners and those new to 2.8"                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

EEvEE rendering and particle effects / Blender to Unity Game Engine                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Realistic human head photogrammetry                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Nahuel is a senior modeler and will be presenting on various topics such as principles of hard surface modeling, bevel modifier improvements, utilizing the viewport, and recent Blender projects                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

                                                           

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Blender techniques, gotchas, and workflows specific to design of 3D gaming assets                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

                                                           

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

                                                           

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

                                                           

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Blend Swap is a community of passionate Blender artists who share their work under creative commons licenses                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Introductions to Blender 3D RDU, the Raleigh-Durham Blender Users Group                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Blender use for advertising motion graphics and exploration of the Blender 2.8 UI and EEVEE renderer using a test project                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

News overview of Blender developments including, new features, new addons, related open source digital content creation software, new tutorials, new asset libraries, new books, new conferences, and new contents                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Join the SeaBUG to learn how to replicate traditional rendering styles using Blender's Grease Pencil                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Sean Kennedy is a visual effect artist using Blender for film and television Hollywood. In this session Sean will discuss recent projects and share Blender advanced matchmoving tips and tricks.                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Joseph Conover is a VFX and motion graphics artists for television and film who uses Blender to produce amazing art. In this session Joseph will share recent projects and VFX techniques                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

                                                           

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

News overview of Blender developments including, new features, new addons, related open source digital content creation software, new tutorials, new asset libraries, new books, new conferences, and new contents                                                            

Location: WBMD YouTube Live Stream

Subscribe to the stream

If you want to be kept up to date with the news of the event or when we go live, subscribe to the mailing list here. You can opt out any time, and your email address will be kept safe.

YouTube Channel

The stream will go live on the YouTube channel of the WBMD. You can also subscribe there to get notified (don’t forget to klick the bell icon there as well)

For Meetup Organizers

If you are a MeetUp organizer and you want to join with your MeetUp group, sign up here below.

For MeetUp coordinators that want to join and have already signed up, we have a guide for connecting up with the broadcast during the day. You can also find that here below. For question please send an email to [email protected]