Thursday, January 30, 2014

Lantern Part 1 of 2 - New Issue from JVWR

Lantern 1-2 cover


Journal of Virtual Worlds Research

We are happy to announce the publication of NEW ISSUE from the Journal of Virtual Worlds Research (JVWR):

Volume 7, Number 1:

Lantern (Part 1 of 2)


The editorial team:
  • Yesha Sivan, Metaverse-Labs Ltd & Tel Aviv-Yaffo Academic College, Israel
  • Abhishek Kathuria, The University of Hong Kong
  • David Gefen, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Maged Kamel Boulos, University of Plymouth, Devon, UK
The first thematic issue of JVWR 7th year (2014) focuses on a literature review of 3D3C worlds according to specific topics such as Law, Taxation, Medical, Education, Money and more. The Lantern issue is published in two parts: Part 1 on Q1/2014 & Part 2 on Q3/2014.

Issue Editors' Corner
Peer Reviewed Research Papers
We are looking forward to Part 2 of the Lantern issue with more unique reviews of the Virtual Worlds' field.
Enjoy your read!



More from the JVWR
  • Were you in our Milan event "Via the Looking Glass" in December 2013? Participants are invited to contact us by email toinfo@jvwresearch.org and get access to the presentations.
  • A call for reviewers: we welcome competent academicians & researchers to join us as members of the JVWR review team. Being a reviewer is a matter of prestige and achievement. The JVWR believes in the value and importance of the reviewers throughout the publication process. It is not only about bringing the individual paper to its best, but also about shaping the credibility and reputation of the journal as a leader in the evolving field of Virtual Worlds. If you are interested - join us a peer-reviewer of the JVWR. Please contact us by email to info@jvwresearch.org, send CV or a short resume and let us know what areas of interest you are able to review.
    We are looking forward to hearing from you!
  • You are invited to browse previous issues on our web site.
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Happy, healthy and productive 2014 in the virtual and the real.,

Thankfully,
Prof. Yesha Y. Sivan
Managing Editor

TheJVWR - The Journal of Virtual Worlds Research
http://jvwresearch.org
Lantern Part 1 issue cover




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Wednesday, January 08, 2014

16-Jan-2014: Yesha talks in Hong Kong Polytechnic University about "Building a Venture Oriented Eco-System - a Call for New Leaders“

In this Round-table Discussion, in Hong Kong Polytechnic University (Institute for Entrepreneurship) will reveal building blocks of the Venture oriented Ecosystem Model with Israeli and global examples, and how Hong Kong can take the lesson from it.

I will further examine how globalization changes the nature of venture and the four
factors of the venture model along the trend.

Date: Thursday, 16th January, 2014.


Time: 7:00-8:30pm
Venue: QR708, Shirley Chan Building, R Core
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hung Hom, KLN
Enquiry: 3400-2708
R.S.V.P.