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VLEARN 3D 2001 -- "Knowledge Spaces & Information Landscapes" Interactivity and Information Visualization in Virtual Worlds

Saturday, December 1 in the AWedu Education Universe

VLearn3D 2001 is the fourth annual Vlearn3D conference in cyberspace. This year we will present three informal panel discussions and a keynote address on creating innovative and efficient information spaces. The goal of the event is to explore the diversity and depth of rich, compelling knowledge spaces where collaboration, communication and interactivity can enrich the online learning experience.

This year's worldwide event in the Education Universe will feature a Keynote Address by Katy Borner,
"Collaborative information visualizations: Augmenting, evaluating, and studying virtual worlds and their evolving communities" and three panel discussions.

VLearn3D 2001 is held in conjunction with the Contact Consortium's AVATARS 2001 - an Avatar CyberSpace Odyssey December 2, 2001

MORE INFORMATION ON PAST V-LEARN3D EVENTS

Vlearn3D 2001 "Live3D, Learn3D" Conference transcripts and screenshots:
VLearn3D Track at Avatars '99
The First VLearn annual conference in May 1999
VLearn Track at Avatars '98


Click here to request more information on how you or your institution can participate!

 

THE PANELS

Three panel discussions will feature working examples for the use of virtual worlds in education matching seasoned 3D world users and developers with educators and students poised to begin to use 3D multi-user environments into their own programs. Speakers will come in from around the world to share their work with you.

3. Peer-to-Peer mentoring in living knowledge spaces

1. Humans in cyberspace exploring the humanities in rich, visual contexts

2. Learning tools for interactivity and dynamic data visualization in science worlds

PRE & POST CONFERENCE VIRTUAL TOURS
9am PDT (Noon EST) to 10am PDT (Noon EST)

Informal tours through education worlds in AWedu will be offered by Margaret Corbit and students of Cornell Theory Center before the conference and virtually after. Please meet in the VTour world in AWedu.

1. Science or Museum Worlds
2. Art Worlds
3. Tutoring/Mentoring Worlds


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