August 27th and 28th (evening only)
Welcome to the upcoming fourth workshop in the research project “Sense-making and innovation in Virtual Worlds” We are excited to present a workshop split into two parts, the second part being a Metrotopia grand opening event inworld.
The real life meeting will take place Thursday August 27th 2009, 10.00-17:30, room 42.2.37, house 42, Roskilde University. Map of the university
The inworld event will take place Friday evening August 28th 20:30-01:00 in Second Life at Metrotopia – City of Superheroes and Superheroines: Follow this SLURL
Registration due: August 25th to email@example.com or Phone +45 4674 3813 – please note whether or not you will join the dinner Thursday evening. (Dinner is at your own expense.)
August 27th 10:00-17:30, Roskilde University
10:00 Welcome and latest news, Professor Sisse Siggaard Jensen (RUC)
10:30 Reflections on the design of the Research Island Metrotopia, Professor Sisse Siggaard Jensen, Post. Doc. CarrieLynn Reinhard, Ph.d. student Ates Gürsimsek (RUC)
13:30 Machinima: Film meets Games, Frederik Vogel (Vogel Film and Media)
14:15 OpenSim, Tommy Nilsson (Wonderful Denmark)
15:20 About the Metrotopia Grand Opening Night + Hands on: play with OpenSim or try an intro tour of Metrotopia
17:00 Closing, Sisse Siggaard Jensen
18:00 Dinner, Rådhuskælderen Fondens Bro 1, Roskilde (at your own expense)
August 28th 20:30-01:00, Metrotopia Grand Opening Night, Second Life
20:30 Arrival of guests in the dark alley: guides in the Clothing Bazaar will assist guests in changing into superhero costumes.
21.00: Gathering in front of the Superhero Museum. Welcome by tonights hostress FoxMarie Tennen. Opening speach by associate professor, Ph. D. Sisse Siggaard. Presentation of the Machinima contest.
21:30 Ghostbusters Supershow
22:00 Live on stage from the USA: Friendly Fire!
23:00 Fight Night in the Fight Club Dojo presented by FoxMarie Tennen + DJ Party Time on the Museum square