Friday, August 31, 2012

4-Sep-2012: Augmented Reality ala 3D3C (google+ Hangout remote meeting)


Journal of Virtual Worlds Research
Googl+ Hangout  Augmented Reality ala 3D3C” 04-Sep-2012
Dear friends,

Augmented Reality ala 3D3C (google+ Hangout remote meeting)


There's more to it than google glass


Tue, Sep 4, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM GMT+03:00
Google+ Hangout (remote meeting)


Join us on Google+Hangout

In future, the real world is set to combine with the virtual.
+Google Glass got a lot of hype recently . Did you know that BMW has their own glasses too? Have you heard of the i-Cocoon? A device that allows you to be part of an intuitive and holistic experience where your interface is YOU.

Prof. +Yesha Sivan is the Managing editor of the Journal of Virtual Worlds research and Head of the Management Information System Program at the Tel Aviv Academic College. He is also the man behind the 3D3C theory that talks about the 3 critical component s to the 3D reality: community, creativity and commerce.

Join +Yesha Sivan and +Yifat Cohen and discover the latest devices and ideas in augmented reality today, and more importantly - let’s discuss how we can make money out of them.

We'll Cover


- The critical components of Augmented Reality today.
- The broad settings of 3D3C (Community, Creation and Commence)
- The future business models.
- Business opportunities in this field.
Join us on Google+Hangout

More Information about Prof. Sivan


Prof. Yesha Sivan is the head of the Management Information Systems (MIS) Program (http://is.mta.ac.il) at the School of Management and Economy at the Tel-Aviv-Yaffo academic college (http://www.mta.ac.il). He is also the founder of Metaverse Labs (MVL) - a leading think tank focusing on connecting virtual and real worlds. Sivan's professional experience includes developing and deploying innovative solutions for corporate, hi-tech, government, and defense environments (see for example: the Harvard 9-Keys for Knowledge Infrastructure). He published numerous papers in the areas of Strategy and IT, knowledge, 3D3C virtual worlds, and standards. Sivan received his doctorate from Harvard University. His avatar is Dera Kit, and his blog is http://www.dryesha.com. He has taught EMBA, MBA, engineering and design in the areas of strategic value of IT, the emergence of virtual worlds, and software development in virtual worlds.
 We connect with relevant virtual worlds' events to advance the agenda of high-level research. If you would like to cooperate with JVWR regarding an event, please contact info@jvwresearch.org.

We invite you to join us also at our ARatICIS2012 event (December 16, 2012)



Thankfully,


Prof. Yesha Sivan
Head of the Management Information System Program
Tel Aviv Academic College
Managing Editor, The Journal of Virtual Worlds Research
BMW Augmented Reality Service
http://jvwresearch.org


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Sunday, August 05, 2012

[JVWR] Journal of Virtual Worlds Research Combined Call for 2012-2014



Journal of Virtual Worlds Research
JVWR combined call
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JVWR Combined Call for 2012-2014

This combined call is for all of the Journal of Virtual Worlds Research current CFPs (Call for Papers) for issues and events, including:
  • A call for papers and special topics’ calls (Managerial and Commercial Applications, Law, Enterprises, Augmented Reality).
  • ARatCIS2012 – a Face2Face workshop at ICIS2012, Orlando, Florida, December 16, 2012 - call is open.
  • SLACTIONS 2012, metaverse platforms: November 15-17, 2012 - call is still open.
  • MCIS 2012, Guimarães, Portugal: September 8-10, 2012 - event info. Call closed.
Get involved and join us:
Volume 5, Number 3 (2012): Managerial and Commercial Applications
Issue Editors:
     Shu Schiller, Wright State University
     Brian Mennecke, Iowa State University
     Fiona Fui-Hoon Nah, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Publication: 2012 Q4
Status: Call published. Please Submit.
See call: Managerial and Commercial Applications

MCIS 2012 Conference: Real Virtual Worlds and Serious Games
September 2012, Guimarães, Portugal

Status: Call published. Authors were informed.
You can register to the conference.
See call: Real Virtual Worlds and Serious Games

Augmented Reality AT ICIS2012: A Face-2-Face Workshop in ICIS 2012
Orlando, FL, December 16, 2012

Organized by:
     Shu Schiller, Wright State University
     Yesha Sivan, Tel Aviv Academic College
     Fiona Fui-Hoon Nah, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Status: Initial call all is published.
See call: ARatICIS2012.

Volume 6, Number 1 (2013): Assembled
Issue Editor:
     Yesha Sivan, Managing Editor
Publication: 2013 Q1
Status: Will also include papers from SLACTIONS 2012,where authors of the best papers will be invited to provide revised and expanded versions for publication in JVWR.
See call: JVWR General Call for Papers

Volume 6, Number 2 (2013): Law and Virtual Worlds
Issue Editors:
     Melissa de Zwart, University of Adelaide, Australia
     Greg Lastowka, Rutgers University, US
     Dan Hunter, New York Law School, US
Publication: 2013 Q2
Status: Call published. Please Submit.
See call: Law and Virtual Worlds

Volume 6, Number 3 (2013): Enterprises Welcome Virtual Worlds
Issue Editors:
      Imed Boughzala, Institut Mines-Telecom, France
      Gert-Jan de Vreede, UNO, US
      Moez Limayem, University of Arkansas, US
Publication: 2013 Q3
Status: Call published. Please submit.
See call: Enterprises Welcome Virtual Worlds

Volume 7, Number 1 (2014): Assembled
Issue Editors:
     Looking for editors. Please send email totzafnat.shpak@jvwresearch.org
Publication: 2014 Q1
Status: to be updated
See call: JVWR General Call for Papers

Volume 7, Number 2 (2014): Augmented Reality
Issue Editors: TBD
     We are looking for editors to fine-tune the issue’s content with regard to VW research.
Publication: 2014 Q2
Status: enlisting issue editors
CALL: TBD

Volume 7, Number 3 (2014): Impact (on People, Places, and Organizations)
Issue Editors: TBD
      We are looking for editors to define this issue. The core idea is to conduct deep analysis on the potential impact of virtual worlds, identify key issues that are missing, or key factors that can lead virtual worlds to fulfill their potential.
Publication: 2014 Q3
Status: enlisting issue editors
CALL: TBD by the issue editor

More Information
For all other inquiries please contact us.

Looking forward to your creativity,

Prof. Yesha Y. Sivan
Managing Editor
The Journal of Virtual Worlds Research
http://www.jvwresearch.org