Leadership within the international scientific community
Marie-Paule Cani serves as Director at large within the executive committee of ACM SIGGRAPH (2008-2011). She was a member of the executive committee of the French chapter of Eurographics till November 2009. She is the vice president in charge of international affairs of the French computer graphics association (2008-2011).
Marie-Paule Cani has been since 2002 a steering committee member of the ACM-EG Symposium on Computer Animation, and was nominated in 2006 steering committee member of the IEEE Shape Modeling & Applications conference. She is also a member of the Eurographics Workshop Board, as a co-chair of the EG working group on Computer Animation. Lastly, she is co-chairing the EG working group on Sketch-Based Interfaces and Modeling.
François Faure has co-organized a tutorial on real-time physical simulation at the IEEE Virtual Reality 2009 conference(http://conferences.computer.org/vr/2009/ ).