News Meetups SIGGIES 2018 - VFX/Animation, Game Development and Immersive Media Meetup by Andrew McDonald 2 years ago 1 min read The Rookies invites all students and enthusiasts to hangout with our team, a tonne of studio recruiters and top industry artists. - where you can get informal portfolio reviews, career advice and network like crazy. Supported by Autodesk, Foundry and Allegorithmic - this event for students and aspiring artists in Vancouver is going to be huge.Meet The Rookies founders Andrew McDonald and Alwyn Hunt and hear our exciting plans for the future. Chat with recruiters and supervisors about your portfolio, get advice about your career goals and share your work among friends.Skip the line at the job fair booths and come to #SIGGIES2018 when you can have a drink with 50+ recruiters and studio representatives from Industrial Light & Magic, Autodesk, Method Studios, Animal Logic, Rainmaker, Framestore, Digital Domain, ModelFarm, CVDVFX, MPC, Double Negative, Zebra VR and Foundry.Thirsty? Nervous? We've got you covered for a drink. We will also have prize giveways and special merchandise to give away to those first through the doors. Tell your friends to register and don't miss the most important single event for 2018.Tickets are limited, so secure your spot today! We can't wait to meet everyone and hangout.Schedule:6:30pm : Doors Open7:30pm: Welcome Message by Andrew McDonald and Alwyn Hunt7:45pm: Networking and Informal Portfolio Reviews10:30pm: Last Call! After-Hours Networking2:00am: Kicked out.Date and Time:Wednesday, 15/08/2018, 6:30 pmLocation:The Portside Pub7 Alexander StreetVancouver, BC V6A 1E9CanadaGet your tickets @ https://siggies2018.eventbrite.com.au Read more posts by this author Andrew McDonald Andrew is the co-founder of The Rookies has been working in the visual effects industry since 2002. Most recently he was a CG Supervisor at Industrial Light & Magic.