TouchDesigner Vol.033 Instancing workflows with Houdini

We will welcome Yuki Ishida, a visual artist from Backspace Productions Inc!

■ Date4th October 2020 15:00-18:00 JST

・We recommend you to join the webinar room at least 5 minutes prior to the workshop.
・We will open the room 30 minutes prior to the event. Please complete testing your computer or device audio before the workshop.

■ Language

日本語 / Japanese

■ Level  Intermediate
・Basic operation skills for TouchDesinger and Houdini.
・Nice to have: Being familiar with instancing in TouchDesigner.


■ Registration feesYou will get access to the live stream and recording of the event.・General live streaming & recording - 2,000 JPY + Service fee・Student live streaming & recording - 1,000 JPY + Service fee

■ How to join the Zoom webinar・Find "Watch Stream page" in order confirmation email via Peatix for the Zoom link.・You will receive sample files via an Eventbrite email 2 hours prior to the event that day.・Please make sure you can receive an email from

■ Timetable (subject to change) time in JST

14:30 - 15:00 Open
15:00 - 15:10 introduction
15:10 - 16:00 Workshop
16:00 - 16:10 Break
16:10 - 17:00 Workshop
17:00 - 17:10 Break
17:10 - 18:00 Workshop
18:00 - 18:10 Update from TDSW
18:10 - 18:20 Close

■ Contents (subject to change)

In this workshop, the instructor will show us an example of TouchDesigner workflows with Houdini.
We will see real-time animation with data exported from Houdini based on a technique similar to VAT (Vertex Animation Texture).

■ Instructor

石田 祐暉/Yuki Ishida | Twitter | Instagram

Born in 1996. Yuki is a visual artist who works for video/live production mainly with real-time rendering at BACKSPACE Productions Inc.

His main tools are TouchDesigner, Houdini, UnrealEngine4.

■ Requirements
・A recent computer with the latest official TouchDesigner and Houdini installed.
・A 2-button mouse with scroll wheel), or 3 button mouse.
・Please consult the System Requirements to make sure your computer is capable of running TouchDesigner and Houdini.

■ Notes
・No refund even if you leave the event earlier.
・The closing times may vary depending on how quickly we make progress.
・Photos, videos, and/or screenshots will be taken at this event. We will possibly share them via our social media accounts.
If you have any questions please contact us.

■ Organizer
TDSW | Tokyo Developers Study Weekend is an organization that runs workshops/events aiming to share techniques and knowledge about digital creativity and networking among creators and manages a community with creative people. We have organized more than 50 events and had more than 2000 attendees in total since April 2018. We deliver exciting after-hours and weekends to creative people focusing on visual programming tools such as TouchDesigner.