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A local chapter of the Autodesk® Animation User Group Association (AAUGA), launched by BREAKIRON Animation&Design. Quarterly meetings will be held at offsite locations throughout the year. The chapter, which is called Triangle AAUGA Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, will provide networking, social and educational opportunities for North Carolina digital graphics artists in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Research Triangle Park (RTP) and outlying regions.

-> RSVP Include names of friends that you are bringing.

Arrival & Signup 6:30 pm

-> Printable Directions

Parking available in garage behind Natty Greene's ($3.00) or (free) on street if available.

About Us:
The Autodesk® Animation User Group Association (AAUGA) serves as a resource and forum for digital graphics artists. We are the Triangle AAUGA Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill chapter, bringing together area talent in a casual but professional environment. We talk 3D modeling, animation, visual effects, cool software features and more. We're the digital graphics artists behind the gaming, film, television, medical, architectural and technology industries, as well as many other types of businesses. Our quarterly meetings feature high-end software demonstrations, giveaways, hints and tips, discussions about available jobs — plus food!

-> Press Release
AAUGA User Group Launched in the Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill Area to Support Digital Graphics Community.

Our Purpose:
At Triangle AAUGA, it's our goal to pool and strengthen North Carolina's animation, visual effects and 3D graphics talent. We seek to provide networking opportunities, an upbeat social setting and a place to gain and share knowledge and experience. We also hope to be a talent source for North Carolina industries seeking top-quality digital graphics production services from experienced artists.

Mighty Rabbit Studios

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Breach & Clear: Deadline is published by Devolver DigitalGambitious and Gun Media and Developed by Mighty Rabbit Studios



Fat Chicken

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Relevant Games:
Located in Durham, NC, Relevant Games is a joint venture of two major media companies, the EW Scripps Company and Capitol Broadcasting.  We are made of up industry veterans who have worked for Ubisoft, Epic Games, Insomniac Games, Westwood Studios, EA and cdv Software and worked on franchises like Ratchet and Clank, Ghost Recon, Command & Conquer, Rainbow Six, Gears of War, and Sacred. We're passionate about building and publishing games that entertain and enlighten players about real world topics through fun and exciting gameplay experiences. Company Website: Relevant Games



6:30 Arrival / Signup    
7:00 Introductions    
7:10 AAUGA Chapter Announcements
Charlie Breakiron, Owner
BREAKIRON Animation&Design, LLC
Chapter President, AAUGA

    William Clay
Chapter Vice President, AAUGA
    Lisa Breakiron
Chapter Secretary/Treasurer, AAUGA

First Presenter:

The Mighty Rabbit Studios Art Team

Chris Cooper - Lead Artist

Shadie El-Haddad - Animator/3D and VFX Artist

David Brossoie - 3D Artist

Josh Pegram - 3D Artist

Robert Zamber - Character Artist

Mighty Rabbit Studios
The Might Rabbit Studios Art Team

Website: www.mightyrabbitstudios.com 
Breach & Clear: Deadline - Destructoid Preview

8:15 Second Presenter:

Randy Greenback
Relevant Games

Fat Chicken

Randy Greenback
Sr. Creative Director

Twitter:  @Randygbk


Third Presenter

2015 Maya

Lee Fraser
Sr. Application Engineer at Autodesk

Email: Lee.Fraser@autodesk.com
10:00 Announcements / GiveAways


  Finish (Mixer, hang out and socialize)    

Past Meetings

    August 2016 Meeting
April 2016 Meeting February 2016 Meeting August 2015 Meeting
June 2015 Meeting February 2015 Meeting December 2014 Meeting
June 2014 Meeting February 2014 Meeting December 2013 Meeting
August 2013 Meeting May 2013 Meeting April 2013 Meeting
February 2013 Meeting December 2012 Meeting August 2012 Meeting
April 2012 Meeting February 2012 Meeting November 2011 Meeting
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