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Avatars99 Colonizing Cyberspace

Avatars99 BIG BOARD Schedule

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10:00am Keynote addresses by Bruce Damer, Contact Consortium and Rick Noll (ENZO) from To Be Held at AV99 Center

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  VLearn Edu ECafe General Biota Misc Misc
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Intro to VLearn: DeVarco & Corbit
AWEDU intro: Tatum

    University of Paris (Claude)
from 8-9am PST
11:00 Panel ONE:
Mod: Corbit
Avatar Inhabited Virtual Worlds: Assessing and Evaluating their Performance Value in Education
Turoff, Ruess, Kerney
  Andrew Phelps: Multi-User Tech Talk, see session description here      
11:30 Panel ONE continues to 11:45          
12:00 Panel TWO:
Mod: DeVarco
Virtual Worlds in Education - Lessons from the Field
Dickey, Jones, Mackey
Celia Pearce - Agents Karl Ericson: discusses Fluidiom and Memes in Volumetric Space      
12:30 12:45 to 1:15 V-Learn Virtual Poster Session - location is AWedu world in AW. Teleports to the AWedu session are in vdr pod 1
Celia Pearce - Agents        
1:00pm (13:00) 1pm PDT to 1:15 Seventh Grader Kyle Daigle will be doing a special live poster presentation for the Cornell Theory Center's Sci Fair in AWedu
Lucrezia Borgia Education (15 mins)
Troy (Slate) will lead a Tour of MOON World
1:30 (13:30)   Panel:
Mod: Mike Heim
Is Cyberspace Soul Space?
  More sessions from Paris    
2:00 (14:00)   Is Cyberspace Soul Space?   More sessions from Paris    
2:30 (14:30)   Is Cyberspace Soul Space?        
3:00 (15:00)   Dave Blackburn Rods        
3:30 (15:30)   Dave Blackburn Rods        
4:00 (16:00)   Kit Galloway - Tour Roadside Attractions Joey Somerville designing Worlds woth visiting      
4:30 (16:30)     Wes Horlacher: on Establish Your Unique Place in Cyberspace      

4:45pm: announcement to all worlds that folks should assemble in AV99AVVY for the grande finale ceremonies


Grande Finale, Avvy Awards, and special "Surprise Millennial Event"

Detailed Schedule:

  • Activities commence on stage, Digi, San Marco, MyTwoKeys, Razzle, Win, and all volunteer folks assemble on stage
  • Digi makes some opening comments, invites others to give their views on the day, Digi gives vote of thanks to volunteers
  • Digi introduces MTK and her crew of judges
  • Category winners and grand prize winner announced by judges and MTK
6:00 Digi returns after the applause and antics die down, lets the crowd know about a surprise event
In the middle of the crowds a black monolith appears (say Bit or someone can you wrangle a black monolith) this is like the monolith in 2001 a space odyssey.
6:04 Digi announces to the crowd that by clicking or bumping this monolith you will go to the "surprise event" of Av99
6:10 folks warp on over to the great unveiling of "the new model year" the giant number 2000, the rolling of the Millen-O-dometer!!!
6:20 The whole crew announces: "party on.. go to tour worlds, hang in the gallery, leave your popcorn everywhere!!!"

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