Due to many requests, we have further extended the deadline to 24th May 2022. This will be a firm deadline. Please refer to call-for-paper.
The deadline of both long and short papers has been extended to 17th May 2022!

SCA 2022

This year, the 21st annual ACM SIGGRAPH / Eurographics Symposium on Computer Animation (SCA), the premier forum for innovations in computer animation and physics-based simulation, will be a hybrid face-to-face and online event. The conference is hosted at Durham University UK with live online broadcast on 13th-15th, September. You are welcome to participate either physically or online.

This year, accepted full papers will be published in the journal Computer Graphics Forum, and accepted short papers will be published in the conference proceedings indexed by ACM and Eurographics. Please refer to our call-for-paper page for paper submission information.

Recent SCAs can be found here: SCA 2021, SCA 2020, SCA 2019, SCA 2018.


We encourage attendants to join us physically at Durham for a complete conference experience, while we also allow synchronised online attendance for those who may have travel difficulties. This is facilitated by Durham University’s hybrid event organisation system.

Durham University is the third oldest university in England, following Oxford and Cambridge, with the campus's Cathedral and Castle being a UNESCO world heritage. It is located at Durham in North East England, which is one of the safest cities in the UK. It is ranked top 100 in the world and the 6th in the UK. As a member of the elite Russell Group, Durham University focuses on research excellence delivered by world-class academics.

Getting here by air

Durham is 30 minutes' drive from Newcastle International Airport and about 40 minutes from Teesside International Airport. Both have regular domestic and international flights. Durham is linked to Newcastle Airport by rail and metro.

Getting here by train

A number of train operators offer direct and regular routes to Durham Railway Station, including London and Edinburgh. Durham is around 3 hours from London, just over 3 hours from Birmingham, 2½ hours from Manchester, 1½ hours from Edinburgh and 45 minutes from York.

A taxi will take you from the station to any College in about 5 minutes and you can walk to the city centre in 10 minutes.