Monday, March 23, 2009

Yesha @ Jerusalem: 3D3C Real Virtual Worlds: Merging WOW, Facebook, Youtube and eBay

Holy City ... here I come... :-)

To Ensure your place please register and prepay at
http://jwp.j-town.co.il/

Dr. Yesha Sivan
(http://www.dryesha.com) of Shenkar College of Engineering and Design and Metaverse Labs LTD will speak on
"3D3C Real Virtual Worlds: Merging WOW, Facebook, Youtube and eBay"

A real virtual world is described as a three-dimensional world in which human characters spend their time, play, work and live. A definition is proposed – 3D3C: 3D for the three dimensions of this interactive world and 3C for Community in which people connect with one another, Creation that allows people to express themselves and Commerce that links real monetary value to actions in this world. Current business models as seen today in Second Life, the first sample real Virtual World, are described.

Avi Bercovich
The Department of Interactive Communication at Hadassah College
will speak on
"The Expanding Universe of Virtual Worlds"
This talk will provide a short characterization of the medium; compare Second Life, OpenSimulator and Branded worlds; and explore their connection to the Web.

EARLY REGISTRATION PRICE NIS 40

NIS 50 At the Door - Conditional on Limited Space Availability.

To Ensure your place please register and prepay at
http://jwp.j-town.co.il/