We will also have hosting of this in Israel so stay tuned:
SLACTIONS: Life, imagination and work using metaverse platforms 2010 (Slactions20110) MBS SL Island, 18-19 November 2010
CALL FOR PAPERS – Deadline for submissions (2nd call): 30th August 2010
* Conference background and goals
SLACTIONS 2010 provides an international forum for presentation and discussion of research on most areas currently enabled by metaverse platforms.
SLACTIONS is an international conference with a unique hybrid format held simultaneously in a virtual world (Second Life) and at physical locations in countries around the world on the topic of metaverse platforms. All paper presentations and plenary sessions by guest speakers will be held online in the Second Life virtual world, but also projected locally for participants that attend the physical Local Chapters. Participants can also follow the proceedings broadcast on Wimba classroom and have the opportunity to ask questions through this platform as well as through SL.
* Types of submissions
A full paper of up to 8 pages for oral presentation
- – A “work in progress” paper or other short paper of 4 pages for oral presentation
- – Posters (one page or 2-3 page interactive)
- – Proposals for demonstrations (500 words) on all topics concerning virtual worlds.
- – Proposals for workshops (500 words) at Local Chapters or inworld prior to or during the conference are also invited
- – A Flickr image or YouTube video, indexed with the tag “slactions 10” for poster presentations ‘in-world’ or presentation in SL using a creative format
- All submissions are subject to a blind refereeing process.