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Plussing Pixels: Lessons Learned at Pixar

Date: 

Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 11:00am

Speaker: 

Jacob Merrell

Host: 

Brent Adams

Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 11:00AM

1170 TMCB

In this CS Colloquium, Jacob will be sharing the many things he's learned working at Pixar that he wishes he would have known sooner.

Don't miss this great opportunity to learn from his first-hand experiences!

Biography: 

Jacob grew up in Salt Lake City and had awesome parents. He served a mission in San Diego and then attened BYU where he received a Bachelors and Masters in Computer Science. He's always enjoyed making pictures. He found that computers happen to be a fun way to do that. He has worked at Pixar eight years and is currently on the characters team for Inside Out. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with beautiful wife and three energetic kids.




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