First Annual Metameets Conference, Amsterdam Friday, May 22 – Sunday, May 24 2009
MetaMeets09 : "European conference addressing the present and future of the Web 3.0: User-created 3D virtual worlds such as Second Life, Active Worlds, OpenSource Grids and more..."
World-wide citizens from virtual environments will meet in person at the conference as well as at our cross-media events.Our speakers will cover a range of topics including business, education, non-profit organization and cultural projects.
Our aim is to exchange information and experience with a common goal: to build bridges among diverse virtual worlds. We welcome those keen upon illustrating the time-saving, cost-reducing and community engagement benefits.This conference also offers visitors without experience in virtual worlds the possibility to get to know this new type of media and environment.
Speakers include :- Katrin Janssen (European Business Programs Specialist, Linden Lab)
Tim Gorree (Nokia - IT Architect )
Robert Bloomsfield (Cornell University, Metanomics)
Robert Thomas (Composer, Dizzy Banjo Music & Sound)
Yesha Sivan (Metaverse Labs Ltd. & Shenkar College) <==== this is me :-)
Kevin Tweedy (OpenSim Consultant, XRGrid.com)
Kevin Feenan (Dean of Rockcliffe University)
Hein de Graaf (Social-Psychologist)
Emmanuel Gruijs (CEO of Active Worlds Europe)
Justin Bovington ( CEO of RRR/Immersive Workspaces)