Video: Opening Ceremony of Virtual Worlds Best Practice in Education Conference 2016

If you missed today’s grand opening of the 2016 Virtual Worlds Best Practice in Education Conference then you can watch the recorded opening ceremony below. This year there was a special cutting the ribbon part which is worth watching.

Virtual Worlds Best Practice in Education Conference 2016 is now open until Saturday 12th March 2016. There are social events, workshops, panel discussions, keynote and featured speakers happening this week.

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Ebbe Linden will be discussing Second Life live today at 6pm SLT at the Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education Conference 2016

VWBPE 2015 ends
Ebbe Linden speaking live during VWBPE 2015

On 8th March 2016 Linden Lab announced that Ebbe Linden will be speaking LIVE at 6pm SLT today discussing Second Life and answering questions from the audience at this year’s Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education Conference. Ebbe Linden will be speaking live during the GridWatch session. The event will be take place at the VWBPE Main Auditorium.

The 9th annual Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education Conference opens today at 11am SLT in Second Life and runs through 12th March 2016. Check out the VWBPE Calendar for live sessions and events. 

The blog announcement reads..

The Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education (or VWBPE) Conference returns this year in the theme of HORIZONS. This free-to-attend inworld conference   kicks off tomorrow – March 9th, 2016 with opening ceremonies and festivities starting at 11 AM SLT, and runs through March 12th, 2016.

Linden Lab CEO Ebbe Altberg has spoken at the VWBPE Conference since joining Linden Lab – with his first keynotefor the conference in 2014 only few weeks after starting with the company. He returned in 2015 to continue an ongoing dialogue with the education community in Second Life.

This year, Ebbe will end Wednesday night’s events with a session of GridWatch – discussing Second Life and taking questions from Residents, so mark your calendars and join us in the VWBPE Main Auditorium at 6 PM SLT on Wednesday March 9th, 2016!

Please spread the word! 🙂