Exhibitor Information

Business Services Center

In the convenient Business Services Center, exhibitors can work with Image Quest Plus, the preferred vendor for SIGGRAPH 2016.  Contact Image Quest at +1.213.765.4210 or via email, or visit Image Quest Plus on the web.


Registered media will have clearly identifiable credentials allowing them to film in the exhibit hall. Exhibitors may refuse to allow media to take pictures or utilize recording devices. Attendees are not allowed to use cameras or recording devices. Exhibitors may only photograph or record their own booths and products.


SIGGRAPH 2016 will vacuum the aisles of the exhibit hall every night and will maintain general cleaning of the halls. Special cleaning for individual booths is available. Vacuuming and cleaning can be ordered through the Freeman Cleaning Order Form.

Electronic Theater

Showing Monday and Wednesday, the Electronic Theater showcases an eclectic mix of the finest work in computer graphics from the last 12 months. The quota for exhibitor personnel to attend is three tickets per 100 square feet. Tickets will be distributed in the Exhibition Management Office, located in Meeting Room 212A, Sunday through Wednesday, 9 am to 5 pm. Tickets will be distributed to a company representative who shows company identification or a business card. Tickets will only be available until 9:30 am each day for that day's show(s). Additional tickets can be purchased, based on availability, through the general attendee registration process.

Crate Storage

Empty crates, boxes, skids, etc. that exhibitors have labeled "empty" will automatically be removed from exhibitors' booths, stored, and returned to booths at the conclusion of the exhibition. "Empty" stickers will be available at the Exhibitor Service Center.

Exhibit Merchandise Release Passes

Exhibit merchandise release passes are required for removal of material from the exhibition hall, by or for exhibitors during the installation, operation, and one hour after the dismantling period begins. Merchandise passes are not required for materials moved by labor to docks and onto exhibitors' trucks.

Exhibit Space Rental Package

Your exhibit space rental includes:

  • Standard booth equipment for linear booths, consisting of eight-foot-high back-wall drapes and three-foot-high side wall drapes.
  • One-line identification sign showing company name, city, and country, and exhibit space number.
  • Six exhibitor badges for each 100 square feet of exhibit space under contract if registered in advance.
  • A quota of Exhibitor Full Conference registrations, as well as Exhibitor Badges that allow you access to the following events: Experience Hall (includes Art Gallery, Emerging Technologies, the Studio and VR Village), Birds of a Feather, Exhibition, Exhibitor Tech Talks, Exhibits Fast Forward, International Resources,  and Posters.
  • Three tickets for the Electronic Theater for each 100 square feet of exhibit space under contract.
  • Priority points toward space selection for SIGGRAPH 2017.

Exhibitor Lounge

As in previous years, SIGGRAPH 2016 will provide an exhibitor lounge that is open to exhibitor personnel only. The exhibitor lounge is in operation Sunday through Thursday, 9 am to 5 pm.

Exhibitor Service Center

The services provided by the official service contractors for SIGGRAPH 2016 are represented in the exhibitor service center.

First Aid

A first aid station is located in the lobby area of the Anaheim Convention Center. The first aid station is in operation during the entire installation, operating, and dismantling periods.

Food and Beverage Dispensing

Aramark is the exclusive food services supplier for the Anaheim Convention Center. No food or beverage may be brought in without the proper consent. To order, use the Catering Order Form. Exhibitors planning to hand out food and beverage samples should contact Aramark at the Anaheim Convention Center.


Exhibitors are urged to provide insurance coverage protecting against damage, loss, or theft. Contact your insurance company or agent and request that this type of coverage be made available to you during SIGGRAPH 2016. The cost is low when added as a rider to your current policy.

Lighting in the Exhibit Hall

Lighting levels in the exhibition will be low and will be set during the installation period. If you require a particular amount of light, you will want to supply your own lighting in the event that the overhead lighting is not sufficient, or plan to obstruct the light if your presentation is light sensitive. Depending on the overhead lighting pattern at the convention center, you may or may not have direct overhead lights. If you require less lighting above your booth, you may request that the lights be turned out directly above your booth.

NOTE: Some lighting changes will incur a fee, and exhibitors will be responsible for changes to lighting. All requests must be approved by Exhibition Management and the Anaheim Convention Center before any lights are turned off. Requests for turning off additional lights will only be approved if the decreased lighting will not significantly affect lighting of the aisles or other booths. Please have an alternate plan for your exhibit in the event that additional lights cannot be removed over your booth or if you require more light than the low lighting levels provide.


There are multiple parking areas in close proximity to the Anaheim Convention Center: Parking Map. Parking rates can vary so please contact the ACC at +1.714.765.8950 for the most up to date rates.


SIGGRAPH 2016 will provide perimeter badge checkers for the exhibit hall and public areas of the convention center. For special in-booth security please contact Exhibition Management.

Selling on the Exhibit Floor

Exhibitors at SIGGRAPH 2016 may sell their products directly to attendees from their booths on the show floor. SIGGRAPH Exhibition Management shall have control over the unsightliness of signs posting prices, notices of sales, etc. Review the California Seller’s Permit Application for further information.

Shipping Desk

A shipping desk is located in the registration area. This desk provides next-day air, second-day air, and regular ground shipping services to destinations throughout the world.

Show Colors

Booth Drape: 8-foot high plum, 3-foot high plum dividers
Aisle Carpet: Tuxedo (Black and Grey Blend) 

Space Selection for SIGGRAPH 2017

Information will be sent to exhibitors in June.

Synchronization Licenses

If copyrighted musical compositions included in a film or video are performed at your booth, you are required to secure a synchronization license, which permits the inclusion of the music in the film or video. Synchronization licenses generally are issued by the music publishers of the individual composition. Find this information on the compact disc recording of the composition, or on the printed sheet music.

Please contact the appropriate music publisher to secure the synchronization license. Alternatively, you may wish to contact an agency that is used by some music publishers to license synchronization rights. One such agency is:

Hinshaw Music, Inc.
P.O. Box 470
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514-0470 USA
+1.919.967.3399 fax
+1.800.568.7805 orders