THE COMPUTER GRAPHICS SOCIETY (CGS) is an international, professional society whose purpose is to promote computer graphics by exchanging ideas to find innovative solutions. It is a non-profit-making association, that is at the service of its members.

CGS was formally founded in Geneva in 1992 by:

Prof. Rae Earnshaw
Prof. Tosiyasu L.Kunii
Prof. Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann
Prof. Daniel Thalmann

Currently, the President of CGS is Prof. Magnenat-Thalmann

CGS has founded 4 conferences:

Computer Graphics International (CGI)
Computer Animation (CA)
Pacific Graphics (PG)
MultiMedia Modeling (MMM)