The 2003 VES festival schedule has recently been posted online. This year ILM will present their work on The Hulk on June 28, 2003 from 5 to 7 pm and there will be a special Hulk screening later that night. Other presentations include Finding Nemo by Pixar, a Tron retrospective, the VFX work on The Matrix Reloaded, X-Men 2 and The Core plus presentation on short films and title design.
There is no detailed info on the presentations but there is possibility VFX Supervisor Dennis Muren and Animation Supervisor Colin Brady might give the talk. Harrison Ellenshaw, who worked on matte paintings on the original Star Wars will present the Tron retrospective. Veteran VFX Supervisors Michael Fink and Greg McMurray will present the work on X-Men 2 and The Core respectively.
VES 2003 will take place at again at The Los Angeles Film School from June 27 to June 29, 2003. You can check the schedule, ticket and location info here: