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Autodesk LogoDuring SIGGRAPH 2011, Autodesk, Inc. will showcase its Digital Entertainment Creation (DEC) technology both in Vancouver (booth #429, West Building), and on AREA at

Six lucky winners will feature on-air as POGO's special reporter with their winning 'Dholakpur Breaking News' story.

Create the 'Dholakpur Breaking News' story and become the Chhota Bheem special reporter on POGOStimulating the imaginative and curious aptitude in young minds POGO announces a unique opportunity for kids to create a news story for their favorite desi superhero, Chhota Bheem and win a chance to feature on the channel. From July 25 to September 2, POGO's 'Dholakpur Breaking News' contest invites kids to send their innovative endings to a series of fun situations and stories on Chhota Bheem. Six lucky winners will feature on-air as POGO's special reporter with their winning 'Dholakpur Breaking News' story.

Autodesk Education Events at SIGGRAPH 2011Autodesk, Inc., a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, announced that the company will offer tailored programs and host special events for students and teachers during SIGGRAPH 2011, which occurs August 7, 2011 to August 11, 2011 in Vancouver, BC, Canada. At these events attendees will be able to access the latest information about Autodesk's products and programs, gain fresh insights from industry experts, and network with like-minded students, professionals and industry leaders. During SIGGRAPH, selected presentations and interviews will be streamed live from the Autodesk booth (#429), together with free Autodesk Master Classes available through the AREA community.

End-to-end Digital System for Review, Versioning, Color Correction, Conform and Deliverables of Dailies or the VFX Process

Assimilate ships Scratch

ASSIMILATE, the leading provider of powerful post-production tools for digital workflows, announced the release of SCRATCH Lab™, the industry's first digital lab tool for on-location workflows and VFX dailies pipelines.

Gyroscopik Studios Largest Vicon Mocap Stage

Vicon, developer of motion capture systems for the entertainment, life science and engineering industries, announced that Gyroscopik Studios, one of Mexico's largest 3D animation and VFX facilities, is opening Latin America's largest Vicon motion capture stage at the new Chapala Media Park near their headquarters in Guadalajara, Mexico - the region's filmmaking hub.