The 11th Annual Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education (VWBPE) conference officially opens tomorrow on Thursday 15th March through until Saturday 17th March 2018. The theme for this year is VRevolutions and the focus will be on how the VR evolution is shaping the way people learn/interact.
The VWBPE 2018 opening ceremony starts at 8am SLT/PDT at the VWBPE Gateway regions. Phelan Corrimal will officially start the conference with the 2018 ribbon cutting ceremony. The Conference Executive and Organization Committees will be sharing a few or so upcoming key highlights.
The CEO of Linden Lab Ebbe Altberg will be speaking live at 1pm SLT/PDT at the VWBPE Central regions on Thursday 15th March talking about topics that are most important to educators and communities within Second Life.
Events Of Interest
Thursday 15th March
Friday 16th March
- The VRevolution calls for a new digital literacy
- A Hybrid Conference as a Way to Create Community
- Chemistry Experiments in Virtual Worlds
Saturday 17th March
- Mobile Virtual Reality for Environmental Education
- Avatars as Data Points
- Waiting for the VR Evolution
Key VWBPE 2018 Links
- Full VWBPE Calendar Schedule < see here for more talks and events
- Watch Live & YouTube channel
- Conference Hall Map
- Exhibit Map
VWBPE 2018 Map
This year there will be 8 VWBPE regions to check out.
1 day to GO!
Historical VWBPE Snapshots