This Friday, October 14th, TechSoup’s NonProfit Commons in Second Life will feature Will Burns. Vice Chair IEEE Virtual Worlds Standards group who will discuss blueprints for the evolution of virtual worlds and the potential future of the Metaverse. This presentation will provide an overview of the history of virtual worlds and phases of development. Defining the “Metaverse” and a glimpse into the future of virtual worlds will include interoperability and other key elements of design.
Join us in Second Life!
Nonprofit Commons Weekly Meeting
Friday, October 14th, 8:30 AM PT / SLT
Plush Nonprofit Commons Amphitheater
AGENDA (all times below PT)
- 8:30 am Introductions
- 8:40 am TechSoup Announcements
- 8:45 am Mentors Central
- 9:00 am Featured Presentation – the Future of the Metaverse
- 9:45 am Open Mic / Announcements
The Nonprofit Commons in Second Life is a program sponsored by Caravan Studios – http://caravanstudios.org, a division of TechSoup Global, http://techsoup.org. The mission of the Nonprofit Commons in Second Life is to create a community for nonprofits to explore and learn about virtual worlds, foster connections, and discover the many ways in which nonprofits might utilize the unique environment of Second Life to achieve their missions.
Written by: Rhiannon Chatnoir