Schedule

2012 macGRID Workshop: Nov 7 – 8 at McMaster University

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Date Time Activity Location
Nov 7 4:00 – 4:45 pm Registration Reception Sherman Centre, 1st Floor Mills Library
5:00 – 6:45 pm Welcome:Introduction: David Harris SmithKeynote: Alan Sondheim Burke Science Building 119
7:00 – 8:30 pm Dinner University Club
Nov 8 8:00 – 8:45 am Breakfast Reception Sherman Centre in the Mills Library
9:00 – 10:30 am Research Presentations:Ian Murray: macGRID DescriptionLynne Heller: Going Virtual in the Virtual: Looking at the evolution of an art practice in Second Life

Paula Gardner: Embodiment, Interactivity, Digital Venues:  Mindfulness to Music Making

Bill Kapralos: Serious Games for Surgical Education and Training

Erik deJong: Creating a Virtual Campus in OpenSim:  Issues, Obstacles, and Successes

McMaster Health Forum, 4th Floor Mills Library
10:30 – 11:45 am Interest Group Sessions:Virtual Commons for Peace: Chair Nancy DoubledayLearning: Chair David Elton

Attendees’ Choice:

McMaster Health Forum & Sherman Centre
12:00 – 12:50 pm Lunch Sherman Centre
1:00 – 2:20 pm Research Presentations:Eleni Stroulia: Smart Services Across the Real and Virtual WorldsKiret Dhindsa: Interacting with the Virtual World through Imagination

John Bonnett: History, Narrative & Virtual Worlds

David Galbraith: MacGRID and Royal Botanical Gardens: Exploring Synergies and Opportunities

Matt Delaney: Towards Autonomic Adaptive Scaling of Virtual Worlds

McMaster Health Forum, 4th Floor Mills Library
2:30 – 3:20 pm Interest Group Sessions:Head Trips: Mind and Brain: Chair John ConnollyPlacemaking: Chair David Premi

Attendees’ Choice:

McMaster Health Forum & Sherman Centre
3:30 – 4:30 pm Interest Group Summaries and Funding Opportunities McMaster Health Forum, 4th Floor Mills Library

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