Stuttgart, Germany
April 24 - 27

Jon Peddie, Founder, Jon Peddie Research

Dr. Jon Peddie is a recognized pioneer in the graphics industry, President of Jon Peddie Research and named one of the most influential analysts in the world

Former President of Siggraph Pioneers, he serves on advisory board of several companies, and contributes articles to numerous publications. In 2015 he was given the Life Time Achievement award from the CAAD society

He’s authored and contributed to eleven books, His most recent, "The History of Visual Magic in Computers” has recently completed an in-depth market study on thee ray tracing market, and is currently working a book about augmented reality for Spinger.



FMX is funded by the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts and the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Labour and Housing of the State of Baden-Wuerttemberg, the City of Stuttgart and the MFG Film Funding, taking place in cooperation with VES Visual Effects Society, ACM SIGGRAPH and the World Building Institute, supported by Animation Media Cluster Region Stuttgart (AMCRS), AMD, AutodeskBackstage, Epic Games and Mackevision. FMX is an event by the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg, organized by the Animationsinstitut, hosting the Animation Production Day (APD), a joint venture with the Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart (ITFS).