General Information

Airport Shuttle Bus Discounts

SIGGRAPH 2015 has partnered with Super Shuttle to offer transportation to and from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Shared Ride Van:
$14 per passenger (up to 9 passengers)
Town Car Service:
$63 per sedan (up to 4 passengers)

These discounted rates are valid from five days before the conference to five days after it closes.

If you book your shuttle reservation through the SIGGRAPH 2015 web site, you earn miles on American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta.

Book by phone at
800.258.3826 (toll free)
or +1.310.222.5500, extension 4.

To receive the discount, you must mention the SIGGRAPH 2015 discount code: PK7AU. Or you can book directly on the Super Shuttle website.


BreakPoint Books offers the latest and greatest books on computer animation, graphic design, gaming, 3D graphics, modeling, and digital artistry. The bookstore features recent books by SIGGRAPH 2015 speakers and award winners.

Gift Certificate: $5.00 discount for any book purchase at the SIGGRAPH 2015 Bookstore. Print this certificate and present it with your purchase.

To suggest books that should be available in the bookstore, contact:
Breakpoint Books

Camera and Recording Policies

No cameras or recording devices are permitted at SIGGRAPH 2015. Abuse of this policy will result in the loss of the individual’s registration credentials. SIGGRAPH 2015 employs a professional photographer and reserves the right to use all images that this photographer takes during the conference for publication and promotion of future ACM SIGGRAPH events.

Children at the Conference

Please be aware that parts of the Conference may contain adult content, graphic images, or violence.

There are no age-based restrictions at the Conference with the exception of the SIGGRAPH Exhibition. Registered attendees under 16 years of age may enter the SIGGRAPH Exhibition Halls only under one of the following circumstances: as “wearable” infants/toddlers (those being carried in a sling or backpack carrier) or as children who are part of an official SIGGRAPH guided tour event. Registered attendees who appear younger than 16 years of age will be asked to provide proof of age at admittance to the Exhibition Halls.

All children 12 years of age or older must have a registration badge to enter SIGGRAPH 2015 programs and events.

Computer Animation Festival Electronic Theater Tickets 

Tickets may be exchanged at the Ticket Exchange Desk in registration, South Hall G from Monday, 11 August at 8:30 am through Tuesday, 12 August at 5:00 pm. All tickets exchanges are based upon availability.

First Aid Office 

For emergencies, contact the Management Office at +1.213.743.6250. Do not call 911 directly; Conference Management will provide faster response within the convention center. 

Hotel Reservations

Visit the SIGGRAPH 2015 web site to find availability of hotel rooms. Because the deadline has passed, rooms are based upon availability and rates are higher than the official SIGGRAPH 2015 rates.

Or contact:
SIGGRAPH 2015 Housing Provider
+1.855.416.6073 (US and Canada)
+1.312.527.7300 (International)

All changes to existing reservations or cancellations should be made directly with your assigned hotel. Cancellations are subject to a penalty of the one-night room rate plus tax.

SIGGRAPH 2015 hotel rates can only be booked through onPeak, SIGGRAPH 2015’s Housing Partner. If you are contacted by any other companies to make hotel reservations for SIGGRAPH 2015, be aware they may not be reputable companies or endorsed by SIGGRAPH 2015.

Los Angeles Convention Center

1201 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, California 90015 USA

The convention center is handicap accessible. If you have special needs or requirements, please call Conference Management at:

Breastfeeding and Lactation Accommodations
The Los Angeles Convention Center recognizes public accommodation for all breastfeeding mothers (CA Civil Code 43.3) in any authorized public locations. For those requiring additional privacy, the center has two lactation rooms for nursing moms, located in the First Aid offices in South Hall Lobby (main level near the Pico Street entrance) and in West Hall Lobby (outside Hall A, across from Petree C).

Business Center
A full-service business center is located in the Concourse Hallway area of the convention center. Attendees can make black-and-white copies and use the center’s computers to check email and print documents along with a variety of other services.

Charging Stations
Charging stations are available at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

Food Services
Restaurants and food-service concessions are available throughout the convention center. In addition, several food trucks serve a variety of food and beverage on the concourse plaza.

Internet Access
Free wireless access is available in all conference locations within the Los Angeles Convention Center (except in the Exhibit Halls).

SIGGRAPH 2015 attendees can park at the following locations:

Los Angeles Convention Center Parking
1201 South Figueroa Street
+1.213.741.1151, ext 5850

L.A. Live Parking Lots

Staples Center Parking Lots

Additional parking information:
District Parking Office
+1.213.742.PARK (7275)

Luggage and Coat Check

Luggage and coat-check services ($5 per piece) are available in the Business Center of the Los Angeles Convention Center
from Sunday, 9 August through Thursday, 13 August.

Photography and Recording Policies

Many of the words, images, sounds, objects, and technologies presented at the SIGGRAPH conference are protected by copyright or patents. They are owned by the people who created them. So please respect their intellectual property rights (and your own) by not recording or photography in SIGGRAPH 2015’s programs and events. Outside of the programs and events, attendees are invited to take photos and publish them on social media platforms and personal blogs.

SIGGRAPH 2015 employs a professional photographer and reserves the right to use all images that this photographer takes during the conference for publication and promotion of future ACM SIGGRAPH events.

Reception Access

To be admitted to the Reception, you must have a ticket. Your badge does not provide access.

Refreshment Break (Petree Plaza)

Monday, 10 August – Thursday, 13 August 3:30 – 3:45 pm
Full Conference Platinum and Full Conference attendees can enjoy soft drinks, juice, water, and the California sunshine during afternoon breaks on Petree Plaza.


West Lobby
Visit the SIGGRAPH Encore booth to purchase your copy of the SIGGRAPH Video Review on a USB drive, which includes selections from the 2015 Computer Animation Festival’s Daytime Selects and Electronic Theater in HD.

Special Policies

Lost badges cannot be replaced. If you lose your badge, you must purchase a new registration. Technical materials included with your registration must be picked up at the SIGGRAPH 2015 Merchandise Pickup Center. Lost merchandise vouchers will not be replaced.


South Lobby
Throughout each day of the conference, industry luminaries discuss a wide range of topics with technology expert Steve Waskul.

Telephone Numbers 

General Information 
Conference Management Office
Room 304 A

Exhibition Management Office
Room 305

Housing Desk

Media Center
Room 306

Network Operations Center
Room 308

South Hall G