People meeting exhibitors in SAC building

Crest fest 2021 - June 14 to July 23. Virtual festival celebrating research and equity in sign language technology. Networking Events. Keynote Presentations. Live Q&A Sessions. CREST Student Ambassador Program. MARK YOUR CALENDAR!
CREST Fest 2021

CREST Fest 2021 will be hosted by the NSF-funded CREST Network (Cultivating Research and Equity in Sign-related Technology). This will be free, and anyone may register to attend the free digital events. 

This six-week virtual festival will run from June 14 to July 23 and consist of:

Topics will include:

  • Accessibility in virtual reality (VR)
  • Signed language documentation
  • Automated sign language production
  • 3D modeling and animation of signing characters
  • And more!

Presentations, panels, and event details will be announced in Spring 2021.

Visit the Crest Fest 2021 website to learn more!

CREST Fest 2021 is made possible by support from the National Science Foundation and Gallaudet University.

Date and TimeStart: Monday, 14 June 2021 - 12:00 AM
End: Friday, 23 July 2021 - 12:00 AM