3D Virtual Worlds are NOT Dead, Dying or Disappearing

Kapp Notes

There are many reasons by I believe that virtual worlds are not dead, dying or disappearing. Classes in 3D Worlds and About 3D Worlds. Last night I had the pleasure of traveling to Randy Hinrich’s Virtual World Certificate Class for 2012 in their Winter Thinkfest.

Volatility in 3D Virtual World Industry

Kapp Notes

There is a great deal of "churn" in the 3D virtual immersive environment space. Microsoft has awarded one of its innovation awards to 3D Virtual Immersive Environment Enterprise provider ProtonMedia. Tags: virtual immersive environment 3D worlds lrn3d

How INNOVATION Is Driving Today’s Workplaces

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Survival requires continual innovation, and at the core is learning faster than everyone else. ” – Clark Quinn (Learning Technology Strategist). THE JOURNEY: Innovation is driving today’s businesses and workplaces around the world.

E-Learning conferences in Australia in 2019

E-Learning Provocateur

C’mon Aussies, let’s lead by example… International Conference on E-Learning and Distance Learning. International Conference on Virtual and Augmented Reality Simulations. National FutureSchools Expo and Conferences. AITD National Conference.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

Wright has done his 28th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year. Past years eLearning Conferences 2012 , eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. Middle East Conference, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Wright has done his 26th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year and has asked me to post again. Past years eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. Clayton R.

Resources from my presentation at Innovations in e-learning Symposium

Kapp Notes

John and the group for a wonderful conference at George Mason University. The Innovations in E-Learning Symposium is really a top notch conference, small, intimate but with great attendees and speakers and I really like how both industry old timers (like me) and Ph.D.

E-Learning conferences in Australia in 2017

E-Learning Provocateur

The following list of conferences is an organic one, so keep an eye on it as the year progresses. International Conference on E-Learning and Distance Learning. International Conference on Education and E-Learning. Future of Learning Conference. Disruptive Innovation Week.

Big Virtual World Event on the Horizon

Kapp Notes

Here is a press release about one big virtual world event where Tony and I will be speaking about Learning in 3D. The Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education Conference (VWBPE) will feature more than 150 presentations and a keynote address by Mark Kingdon, the CEO of Linden Lab® creators of Second Life® (SL). Presenters at VWBPE10 are at the forefront of capitalizing on advances in new technologies and a broad range of disciplines related to virtual worlds.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Clayton Wright has done his amazing list of conferences again this year and has asked me to post again. Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. link] December 1-3, 2010 European Conference on Web Services (ECOWS), 8 th , Ayia Napa, Cyprus.

Learning & Development Conferences for 2018

Limestone Learning

We’re all very busy and sometimes don’t find out what conferences are being offered until it’s too late. To help you seize these opportunities before they go by, we’ve compiled a list of links to a number of popular L&D conferences being offered this coming year. Conferences

What it means that MS LifeScience Award Goes to 3D Virtual Conference Design

Kapp Notes

Event By now you've probably already heard that the Microsoft Life Sciences Innovation Award 2010 has gone to a project that uses a 3-D virtual environment to hold a virtual scientific poster session. Results measured after the poster session demonstrated that the virtual environment was effective for scientific meetings and was well accepted by the current generation of scientists, suggesting that these environments can be used to deliver immediate value.

Virtually free conference

Jay Cross

I’m attending KM World virtually for the next two days. Back-channel: “Follow us before you get to the event at @kmworld and be sure to use #kmworld in your tweets from the conference. I attended KM World in San Jose gratis and came away with great foundation knowledge. Half a dozen years later, I got Adobe to pay for a beer bash to enable top thinkers in learning (attending DevLearn) to cross-fertilize with the KM World speakers.

Embracing Innovation in Learning | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

We are moving, albeit in fits and starts, from traditional learning environments, where curriculum are essentially assigned to learners, to more collaborative and innovative environments where learners can self-direct their learning and participate in communities of passion.

5 Reasons Virtual Reality Learning is Worth Considering

PDG

This year everybody’s talking about Virtual Reality, another trend that will eventually burn itself out, right? Virtual Reality is definitely getting a lot of attention, but unlike a lot of learning trends, VR has some solid research behind it and some interesting proof points.

Crazy Eight

E-Learning Provocateur

Throughout the highs and lows that life gifted me this year, I was able to share another 8 thought bubbles in addition to my annual list of conferences. 25 more real-world examples of Virtual Reality – Yes, VR is being used in the real world.

Interesting Virtual World News: 3D training for Clinical Trials

Kapp Notes

just announced an entire new way of conducting training for clinical trials using virtual worlds as the backbone of the solution. Interesting development as the healthcare space seems to be a large mover in 3D virtual worlds and immersive environments. ProtonMedia and PPD to Introduce New Virtual Clinical Trial Training Solution. PPD will showcase ProtonMedia’s ProtoSphere at the 20 th Annual Partnerships in Clinical Trials Conference on March 30-April 1.

8 Scary and Uncomfortable Reasons for the Growth of Virtual Worlds

Kapp Notes

While I think there are many legitimate reasons why an organization should partake in virtual immersive environments (VIEs) for learning and collaboration, there are also some "less-than-comfortable" reasons organizations are leaning in this direction. They are looking for safer alternatives to meeting face-to-face and virtual worlds is an option. Video conference technology doesn't make people look good, there are glares, bad hair days and less-than-flattering outfits.

eLearning Conferences 2012

eFront

Educational Technology and Related Education Conferences for January to June 2012 Clayton R. Wright has done his 26th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year. You can contact him at: crwr77 [@] gmail.com This 26th version of the conference list covers selected events from four continents. > Please leave a comment if you would like me to include another eLearning Conference! link] February27- March 1, 2012 Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Spain.

Pictures from the Innovations in e-learning conference

Kapp Notes

Lots of great stuff happening the last day of the Innovations in e-learning conference, check out the great notes again taken by Wendy at In the Middle of the Curve. If you are considering going to a regional conference in the East.I

Personal Learning Networks: For Ongoing Learning in a Connected World

ID Reflections

Here''s a list of related posts on learning in a networked world. The world of work, and life in general, is transforming due to profound shifts in various areas. What happens when speed and innovation are the keys to success?

Description of 3DTLC Conference Program

Kapp Notes

In April I will be facilitating a panel at the 3D Training, Learning and Collaboration Conference. You can check out a quick overview of the conference in this video created by the host of the conference (and the co-author of the Learning in 3D book) Tony O'Driscoll.

The Average Joe imperative

E-Learning Provocateur

There once was a time when I thought Second Life was going to take over the world. Well, the virtual world. For a start, if you wanted your own space, you had to buy your own virtual real estate. And so too, it would seem, was the rest of the L&D world.

Brainstorming, Cognition, #lrnchat, and Innovative Thinking

Clark Quinn

First, I had the pleasure of meeting up with Dave Gray , who I’d first met in Abu Dhabi where we both were presenting at a conference. Dave’s all over creativity, and took the intersection of game rules and structured activities to facilitate innovative thinking, and came up with a model that guides thinking about social interaction to optimize useful outcomes. Tags: design social virtual worlds Two recent events converged to spark some new thinking.

eLearning Conferences

Tony Karrer

Once again, Clayton Wright has been nice enough to compile an incredible list of conferences focused on use of technology in learning. Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change; thus, check the specific conference website. No liability is assumed for any errors that may have been introduced inadvertently during the assembly of this selected conference list. crw Another source of major eLearning conferences is: Tom King's eLearning Google Calendar.

Virtual Reality Industry Buzz

Learnbrite

Virtual Reality (VR) is about to become mainstream and could surpass US$40 billion market by 2020. Projected growth in Virtual Reality popularity is not surprising. VR combines the greatest technological innovations with the innate human need for storytelling.

Great Time at Innovations in eLearning Symposium

Kapp Notes

Earlier this week I had the opportunity to present a workshop at the Innovations in eLearning Symposium. I've been to this conference once before and find it to be energetic, exciting, innovative and informative.

Interactive 360° video: A new world for learning

Sponge UK

Instead, he tried to mimic human sight and extend the observable world. More than 18 million people have watched the video on Facebook to experience what it’s like in the middle of a blizzard in one of the world’s most iconic locations.

eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

Clayton Wright just sent me his incredible annual list of eLearning Conferences. link] December 2-4, 2009 Online Educa Berlin International Conference on Technology Supported Learning and Training, 15 th , Hotel InterContinental, Berlin, Germany. World, Austin, Texas, USA.

Customer Spotlight: How InterSystems Increased Product Adoption with Virtual Labs

Appsembler

Since InterSystems overhauled its training program using Open edX and Appsembler’s Virtual Labs platform , the company has been able to use the additional feedback it received through the extra training available to make changes to its product.

ASTD ICE Conference Recap, Lessons Learned and Random Events

Kapp Notes

had a great time at the ASTD ICE Conference which recently concluded in Dallas Texas. What a great opportunity to catch up with old friends, make new friends and to stay informed of all the happenings in the world of learning. Finally, we connected on that last day of the conference.

ASTD 216

3D: TLC Conference Pannel Discussion

Kapp Notes

Yesterday, I had the privilege of moderating a panel with such virtual world notables as Dick Riedl, Ph.D., Zelnak Professor of Marketing Innovation, North Carolina State University at the 3D Training, Learning and Collaboration conference in Washington, DC. One person requested some books on the topic of virtual worlds. Tags: 3D worlds

Tips for Leaders of Virtual Teams

Coreaxis

Technological innovations shape the workplaces of today, but none more so than the internet. One illustration of that efficiency in action is the use of virtual work teams. Being able to collaborate with colleagues around the world, has changed the way many companies do business.

Gaining "Momentum" 2009 PDG Conference

Kapp Notes

Opening my talk at the PDG Momentum 2009 Conference in Philadelphia. This year I once again had the privilege of speaking at the client conference of Performance Development Group (PDG). And speaking of the book, here is the world wide premiere of the cover.

HT2 Labs Announce Shortlist for the Learning Locker® Awards for Innovation

HT2 Labs

After years of collaboration from organizations and vendors across the world, these awards will recognize innovation and creativity alongside a successful implementation of both Open Source and Enterprise editions of the Learning Locker® Learning Record Store (LRS). The post HT2 Labs Announce Shortlist for the Learning Locker® Awards for Innovation appeared first on HT2 Labs.