This is the plan

This is it! Your future depends on your decisions. You can either be adventurous, prudent, restrained, rigorous, risky or simply go mad! There's a lot to see, to do, to learn and to experience. You choose. Choose wisely!

BeachLenovo Center
9.00 AM
10.00 AM
11.00 AM
12.00 PM
1.30 PM
2.00 PM
3.00 PM

Tribe building

THU World Championship of Sand Sculpting - Knights & Warriors by InnoGames

"No matter if the weather is good or bad, the battle will happen in the mythical sand of Troia"

4.00 PM
5.00 PM
6.00 PM
7.00 PM

Tribe building

Sunset Drink

"Celebrating the victory with the best Portuguese wine and appetizers"

7.30 PM
8.00 PM

DINNER TIME

THU Pizzeria and THU Sushi will open the doors for the first time for the tribe

10.00 PM

General

Screening of "A Solitary Mann" by Loic Zimmermann

12.00 AM

Party

The party starts at the Casino. But you can take it anywhere you like.


THU wine Bar - Open until 1 a.m.          Casino - Open until 3 a.m.          THU Pizzeria - Open until 3 a.m.

Chaosgroup CenterArtstation CenterLenovo CenterBeach Club
8.00 AM

Tribe care

THU Detox

Open until 6 p.m.
The place to recover energy at THU. Healthy breakfasts and lunches

9.00 AM

General

Warrior Accreditation

10.00 AM

Recruitment

Recruitment Sessions

11.00 AM
12.00 PM
12.30 PM

LUNCH TIME

Make sure to eat well, but remember you only have 1 hour. Well, maybe 45 minutes.

1.30 PM

General

Warrior Accreditation

Recruitment

Recruitment Sessions

2.00 PM
3.00 PM
4.00 PM
5.00 PM
6.00 PM
7.00 PM

Tribe care

Welcome Drink

We salute all the Knights and Warriors

7.30 PM
8.00 PM

DINNER TIME

THU Pizzeria, THU Buffet, THU Sushi will be open for the tribe

9.30 PM

General

Opening Ceremony

"For those of you who are coming back, welcome home, and for those of you who are here for the first time, welcome to the tribe" Scott Ross the Ambassador

10.00 PM
12.00 AM

Party

The party starts at the Casino. But you can take it anywhere you like.


THU wine Bar - Open until 1 a.m.          Casino - Open until 3 a.m.          THU Pizzeria - Open until 3 a.m.

WACOM ROOMCINTIQ ROOMINTEL ROOMTROIA RESORT ROOMJUICE ROOMRED BULL ROOMTHE GALLERY
8.00 AM

Tribe care

THU Detox

Open until 6 p.m.
The place to recover energy at THU. Healthy breakfasts and lunches

9.00 AM
10.50 AM

Workshops

Environments:  composition, value and narrative
(part 1) by Ian McQue

Workshops

To design and render the bust of a creature using Zbrush and Keyshot
(part 1) by David Giraud

Workshops

Zbrush concepting for film
(part 1) by Justin Fields

Workshops

Digital painting: the old school way
(part 1) by Serge Birault

Workshops

Shading & Lighting - character dev
(part 1) by Pedro Conti

Workshops

Painting game textures in Substance Painter
(part 1)
by Escape Studios

Live Drawing

Drawing sessions with live model

9.00 AM
10.50 AM

Mentorship

Sessions will be held all over Tróia, each mentor decides where to take his group.

Ben Mauro | Chris Robinson | James Zapata | Jana Schirmer | José Alves da Silva | Justin Thavirat | Karla Ortiz | Mathias Verhasselt | Victor Hugo

10.50 AM

Break

Lenovo centerV.Ray roomWACOM ROOMThe GalleryCasino
11.00 AM

Talks

Ian McCaigUnited States

The secret of Lifeby Ian McCaig

Award-winning artist and industry's leading conceptual designer, Ian McCaig opens THU2015 with an inspiring talk about the secret of life.

Live Drawing

Drawing sessions with live model

12.30 PM

Lunch Break

Make sure to eat well, but remember you only have 1 hour. Well, maybe 45 minutes.

1.30 PM

Talks

Alex AlvarezUnited States

Inspiration for Lifelong Educationby Alex Alvarez

Gnomon School of VFX's founder Alex Alvarez takes us through his experience trying to find himself as an artist.

Talks

James ZapataUnited States

Painting for yourself

Talks

Chris RobinsonUnited States

Character development and hand painted texturing: embracing chaos in the creative process

Live Demos

Watch the artists at work:
Kim Jung Gi | Jeremy Mann |  Karla Ortiz | Alberto Mielgo | Shane Mahan

3.00 PM

Break

3.10 PM

Talks

Robh RuppelUnited States

Image making, process and theoryby Robh Ruppel

Naughty Dog's art director, Robh Ruppel, talks about his professional journey and gives advice on how to be more open to what life brings.

Talks

Grzegorz JonkajtysPoland

Pratical and Visual Effects in Sci-Fi Short Films

Talks

Rodrigue PralierCanada

VRay passes, photoshop tricks and post processes used to boost your renders qualityby Rodrigue Pralier

The principal artist at Warner Bros. Montreal talks about his journey in the industry, while also sharing a bit of his work and techniques.

Live Demos

Watch the artists at work:
Kim Jung Gi | Jeremy Mann |  Karla Ortiz | Alberto Mielgo | Shane Mahan

4.10 PM

Happy Hour

Time to drink and network. For these 50 min you can relax.

5.00 PM

Talks

Adrian SmithUnited Kingdom

Chronicle of Hate
The Processby Adrian Smith

The artist behind the series of graphic novels, ‘Chronicles of Hate' takes us through his career path, in an honest and funny talk.

Talks

Sebastian KalembaPoland

Transitioning from cinematics to games and differences in animation workflows
 

Talks

Justin FieldsUnited States

Why the hell not. A talk about delivering pizzaby Justin Fields

The charismatic Justin Goby Fields takes us through his career path, from working at Papa John's to becoming a concept artist.

Live Demos

Watch the artists at work:
Kim Jung Gi | Jeremy Mann |  Karla Ortiz | Alberto Mielgo | Shane Mahan

6.35 PM

Live Demos

Kim Jung Gi Republic of Korea

Official Demo / Lectureby Kim Jung Gi

Korean illustrator Kim Jung Gi makes a live masterpiece for a silent audience of 600 people.

7.35 PM

Break

7.45 PM

Talks

Norman SeeffUnited States

Career pathby Norman Seeff

Author of the most legendary photographs of Steve Jobs and Ray Charles, Seeff takes us through his 7 Stages of the Creative Process, while providing a overview of his work.

9.00 PM

Dinner Break

THU Pizzeria, THU Buffet, THU Sushi will be open for the tribe

10.30 PM

Fireside Chats

NORMAN SEEFF 
hosted by Scott Ross

12.00 AM

Art Battle

Art Battles #1 by Wacom hosted by Louie Tucci
Semi final 1 (2D / 3D)

2.00 AM

Party

The party starts at the Casino. But you can take it anywhere you like.


Casino - Open until 3 a.m.          THU Pizzeria - Open until 3 a.m.

WACOM ROOMCINTIQ ROOMINTEL ROOMTROIA RESORT ROOMJUICE ROOMRED BULL ROOMTHE GALLERY
8.00 AM

Tribe care

THU Detox

Open until 6 p.m.
The place to recover energy at THU. Healthy breakfasts and lunches

9.00 AM
10.50 AM

Workshops

Environments:  composition, value and narrative
(part 2) by Ian McQue

Workshops

To design and render the bust of a creature using Zbrush and Keyshot
(part 2) by David Giraud

Workshops

Zbrush concepting for film
(part 2) by Justin Fields

Workshops

Digital painting: the old school way
(part 2) by Serge Birault

Workshops

Shading & Lighting - character Dev
(part 2) by Pedro Conti

Workshops

Painting game textures in Substance Painter
(part 2)
by Escape Studios

Live Drawing

Drawing sessions with live model

9.00 AM
10.50 AM

Mentorship

Sessions will be held all over Tróia, each mentor decides where to take his group.

Ben Mauro | Chris Robinson | James Zapata | Jana Schirmer | José Alves da Silva | Justin Thavirat | Karla Ortiz | Mathias Verhasselt | Victor Hugo

10.50 AM

Break

Lenovo centerV.Ray roomWACOM ROOMThe GalleryCasino
11.00 AM

Inspirational Talks

Alberto MielgoSpain

Blah blah blah, The talk

Live Drawing

Drawing sessions with live model

12.30 PM

Lunch Break

Make sure to eat well, but remember you only have 1 hour. Well, maybe 45 minutes.

1.30 PM

Talks

Kris CostaBrazil

Challenging perspectives

Talks

Sebastian KalembaPoland

Enhancing motion capture performance with Keyframe animation skills

Talks

Naru OmoriJapan

Thinking process for making game character design

Live Demos

Watch the artists at work:
Kim Jung Gi | Jeremy Mann |  Karla Ortiz | Alberto Mielgo | Shane Mahan

3.00 PM

Break

3.10 PM

Talks

Moby FranckeUnited States

Art with purpose

Talks

Rodrigue PralierCanada

The art of real time character
Overview of various techniques that help real time character shine

Talks

Snow MackUnited States

Living with creativity

Live Demos

Watch the artists at work:
Kim Jung Gi | Jeremy Mann |  Karla Ortiz | Alberto Mielgo | Shane Mahan

4.10 PM

Happy Hour

Time to drink and network. For these 50 min you can relax.

5.00 PM

Talks

Paul BriggsUnited States

Script to Storyboard
The beginning of Big Hero 6

Talks

Mike AzevedoBrazil

Secrets of the artist
How to think about color

Talks

Frank TzengTaiwan

It´s never too late

Live Demos

Watch the artists at work:
Kim Jung Gi | Jeremy Mann |  Karla Ortiz | Alberto Mielgo | Shane Mahan

6.35 PM

Live Demos

Jeremy MannUnited States

Coming soon

7.35 PM

Break

7.45 PM

Talks

Shane MahanUnited States

From Smalltown, USA to Hollywood

9.00 PM

Dinner Break

THU Pizzeria, THU Buffet, THU Sushi will be open for the tribe

10.30 PM

Fireside Chats

VFX WAR STORIES 
hosted by Scott Ross

12.00 AM

Art Battle

Art Battles #2 by Wacom hosted by Louie Tucci
Semi final 2 (2D / 3D)

2.00 AM

Party

The party starts at the Casino. But you can take it anywhere you like.


Casino - Open until 3 a.m.          THU Pizzeria - Open until 3 a.m.

WACOM ROOMCINTIQ ROOMINTEL ROOMTROIA RESORT ROOMJUICE ROOMRED BULL ROOMTHE GALLERY
8.00 AM

Tribe care

THU Detox

Open until 6 p.m.
The place to recover energy at THU. Healthy breakfasts and lunches

9.00 AM
10.50 AM

Workshops

Vehicles - design, colour and texture
(part 1) by Ian McQue

Workshops

Get stuff done. Film, illustration and cuisine
(part 1) by Loic Zimmermann

Workshops

How to think about colors
(part 1) by Mike Azevedo

Workshops

Utilizing reality to create fantasy environments 
(part 1) by Devon Fay

Workshops

Concept process
(part 1) by Adrian Smith

Workshops

Painting game textures in Substance Painter
(part 3)
by Escape Studios

Live Drawing

Drawing sessions with live model

9.00 AM
10.50 AM

Mentorship

Sessions will be held all over Tróia, each mentor decides where to take his group.

Ben Mauro | Chris Robinson | James Zapata | Jana Schirmer | José Alves da Silva | Justin Thavirat | Karla Ortiz | Mathias Verhasselt | Victor Hugo

10.50 AM

Break

Lenovo centerV.Ray roomWACOM ROOMThe GalleryCasino
11.00 AM

Inspirational Talks

Craig MullinsUnited States

Thoughts on Becoming a Better Artist

Live Drawing

Drawing sessions with live model

12.30 PM

Lunch Break

Make sure to eat well, but remember you only have 1 hour. Well, maybe 45 minutes.

1.30 PM

Talks

David GiraudFrance

Concept design with Zbrush

Talks

Robh RuppelUnited States

How strong design translates through many mediums

Talks

Grzegorz JonkajtysPoland

Ark
Miniatures and CG in film

Live Demos

Watch the artists at work:
Kim Jung Gi | Jeremy Mann |  Karla Ortiz | Alberto Mielgo | Shane Mahan

3.00 PM

Break

3.10 PM

Talks

Kevin MackUnited States

The abstract nature of art, reality, perception and consciousness

Talks

Kris CostaBrazil

Challenging perspectives: what´s next?

Talks

Moby FranckeUnited States

Designing Character Clarity

Live Demos

Watch the artists at work:
Kim Jung Gi | Jeremy Mann |  Karla Ortiz | Alberto Mielgo | Shane Mahan

4.10 PM

Happy Hour

Time to drink and network. For these 50 min you can relax.

5.00 PM

Talks

Naru OmoriJapan

Japanese game industry

Talks

Alex AlvarezUnited States

Natural environments

Talks

Justin ThaviratUnited States

Thriving in chaotic creativity

Live Demos

Watch the artists at work:
Kim Jung Gi | Jeremy Mann |  Karla Ortiz | Alberto Mielgo | Shane Mahan

6.35 PM

Live Demos

Shane MahanUnited States

Official Demo

7.35 PM

Break

7.45 PM

Talks

Daisuke TsutsumiJapan

Making of The Dam Keeper and the birth of Tonko House

9.00 PM

Dinner Break

THU Pizzeria, THU Buffet, THU Sushi will be open for the tribe

10.30 PM

Fireside Chats

CRAIG MULLINS
hosted by Scott Ross

12.00 AM

Art Battle

Art Battles #3 by Wacom hosted by Louie Tucci
Final (2D / 3D)

2.00 AM

Party

The party starts at the Casino. But you can take it anywhere you like.


Casino - Open until 3 a.m.          THU Pizzeria - Open until 3 a.m.

WACOM ROOMCINTIQ ROOMINTEL ROOMTROIA RESORT ROOMJUICE ROOMRED BULL ROOMTHE GALLERY
8.00 AM

Tribe care

THU Detox

Open until 6 p.m.
The place to recover energy at THU. Healthy breakfasts and lunches

9.00 AM
10.50 AM

Workshops

Vehicles - design, colour and texture
(part 2) by Ian McQue

Workshops

Get stuff done. Film, illustration and cuisine
(part 2) by Loic Zimmermann

Workshops

How to think about colors
(part 2) by Mike Azevedo

Workshops

Utilizing reality to create fantasy environments
(part 2) by Devon Fay

Workshops

Concept process
(part 2) by Adrian Smith

Workshops

Painting game textures in Substance Painter
(part 4)
by Escape Studios

Live Drawing

Drawing sessions with live model

9.00 AM
10.50 AM

Mentorship

Sessions will be held all over Tróia, each mentor decides where to take his group.

Ben Mauro | Chris Robinson | James Zapata | Jana Schirmer | José Alves da Silva | Justin Thavirat | Karla Ortiz | Mathias Verhasselt | Victor Hugo

10.50 AM

Break

Lenovo centerV.Ray roomWACOM ROOMThe Gallery
11.00 AM

Inspirational Talks

David PrescottSouth Africa

Perception, problem solving and finding inspiration in the default world

Live Drawing

Drawing sessions with live model

12.30 PM

Lunch Break

Make sure you eat well, but remember you only have 1 hour, well maybe 45 min.

1.30 PM

Talks

Craig MullinsUnited States

Photoshop's Mixer Brush

Talks

Paul BriggsUnited States

Visual storytelling

Live Demos

Watch the artists at work:
Kim Jung Gi | Jeremy Mann |  Karla Ortiz | Alberto Mielgo | Shane Mahan

3.00 PM

Break

3.10 PM

Talks

Ian McCaigUnited States

1001 NightMares

Talks

Frank TzengTaiwan

The process of creating a realistic stylized fan art character

Talks

Daisuke TsutsumiJapan

Colorscript for feature film animation

Live Demos

Watch the artists at work:
Kim Jung Gi | Jeremy Mann |  Karla Ortiz | Alberto Mielgo | Shane Mahan

5.00 PM

Break

6.00 PM

Talks

ANDRÉ LUIS

"The beginning of the end"
hosted by Scott Ross

7.45 PM

A Toast - Celebrating the THU TRIBE

8.00 PM

Party

BBQ and Party - at the beach up at sunrise


With good or bad weather this year we wil have our BBQ, we offer the food you guys offer the drinks.