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Unity Art Tools: A New Era of Creativity (Presented by Unity)

Natasha Tatarchuk  (Distinguished Technical Fellow and VP, AAA and Graphics Innovation, Unity Technologies)

James Jacobs  (Head of Technology Incubation, Unity Technologies)

Chris King  (CTO, SpeedTree Games SDK)

Joe Marks  (CTO (Weta Digital), Unity Technologies)

Location: Room 3001, West Hall

Date: Wednesday, March 23

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass, Summits Pass, Expo Plus Pass, Audio Pass, Independent Games Summit Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Programming

Format: Sponsored Session

Viewing Experience: In-Person

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: No

We believe the world is a better place with more creators in it. Unity is on a mission to help everyone achieve their creative vision by democratizing content creation. This panel includes technical pioneers working with Unity’s art tool technologies such as Ziva Dynamics, Weta Digital, and SpeedTree. Discover how Unity’s new lineup of industry-leading artist tools will advance the creative landscape and bring once AAA game tools to the masses. Topics will range from practical product roadmaps and upcoming innovations to visions of Unity’s future and interoperability and artist-driven cloud computing goals.


Attendees will learn what the Weta Digital acquisition means for artists creating games, how Ziva will bring more characters, tech, and scalability to their work, and where to find best-in-class content, 3D vegetation tooling, and AI-assisted artistry tools. There will also be information about new product releases.

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