Monday, Jan. 14 at 8 p.m.
Digital Media Center, Screening Room, Atlanta, Georgia
Attend this presentation by Ken Maruyama, vice president of recruiting and academic relations, from Sony Pictures Imageworks, the Academy Award® winning visual effects and animation unit of Sony Pictures Digital Productions, known for live-action visual effects and character animation, all-CG animation, and stereoscopic 3D imagery. Maruyama will be sharing what Imageworks looks for in recruiting talent in: story, visual development, animation and lighting. He oversees the management of Imageworks’ recruiting efforts in sourcing, attracting, assessing and hiring the talent needed to work on highly regarded films as The Amazing Spiderman™, Hotel Transylvania and Oz: The Great and Powerful. Maruyama also guides the Academic Relations program, key components of which are internships, fellowships and scholarships to help better prepare graduates for potential employment at both Imageworks and the industry at large.
Presented by the office for career and alumni success.