Where are Virtual Worlds for Business and Education

April 4, 2014 4:00 PM EST

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virtual_avatar4 on the 4th at 4: Virtual worlds present opportunities for immersive learning, communication and collaboration. Through the use of avatars we can transcend distance and interact in a space free of stereotypes and self-fulfilling prophecies of who we are. Virtual worlds have had an impact on training and education, but in niche and limited spaces. What’s keeping virtual worlds from becoming a primary method of collaboration, communication and training? What are some of the groundbreaking uses of virtual worlds? And, what is in store for the future? Join a panel of industry experts in this webinar as they answer your questions and discuss the current and future state of virtual worlds.

Industry Panel

  • Karl M. Kapp, Full professor of Instructional Technology, Assistant Director of the Institute for Interactive Technologies, Bloomsburg University
  • William Prensky CEO, The Chant Newall Development Group, LLC

This webinar will include video of the panelists. Please test your Internet connection at http://www.speakeasy.net/speedtest/. Select the location closest to you. You will need a download speed of at least 5-10 Mbps to view the video panel without any disruption.