Just working out some things here. I just blew a gig. It was so all my fault.
Well, not really a gig, but a commitment. I had committed to present at a
conference in Singapore this week, invited to do so by Mr. Patrick Ho,
CEO of "MobiLearnAsia," a conference held to bring together people who
are interested in the burgeoning move to digitize, profitize, and
maximize participation, learning, and community. From the website, MobiLearnAsia was "organised for education professionals who are interested in deploying
and developing the latest technologies and best practices in mobile
learning and elearning, and for corporate executives who are interested
in leveraging mobile learning technologies for employee and compliance
training, product and sales training, customer service and performance
support, this event will feature over 30 international expert speakers
and a host of sponsors and exhibitors"
I was to be one of those "experts." For months, s…
I connected last night via Vidyo.com's light client to the conference planners in Singapore for MobiLearnAsia, coming up next week. It was interesting to work out some connection issues and to have them turn their webcam around to share the vast room that I'll be projecting into for my one hour session "3D Learning Environments at SIGVE," wherein I'll do some 'splainin' about how we set this up every year in order to share the goings-on at the huge annual ISTE conference with members scattered around the globe both online at at the ISTE Headquarters in Second Life, pipe in presenters to the SIGVE Playground, and ustream the whole kit and kaboodle out onto the Internetz. Here's a screenshot I took at the last moment:
It should be fun. I may just need to work out some nice new mashup of online platforms for the event. I so enjoyed mixing up Prezi and Wikispaces for this year's Podcamp Nashville and the (live next week at K12OnlineConference--going o…