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Meeting on Live2Give Island, Jan 28

NOTE: The meeting below will be held in the virtual world of Second Life.  If you use Second Life, please feel free to stop by and meet us.  Thanks!

Discussion - Surmounting physical disabilities in virtual worlds

Date:Friday, January 28, 2005
Time:6:00PM - 8:00PM (LINDEN/Pacific Time)
Location: SL Sim: Live2Give (128,128) 
Host:John Prototype

Event description: Please join us on Live2Give Island for a roundtable discussion about how people with physical disabilities can use virtual worlds to overcome the limitations of their physical-world environment. Topics will include a discussion of novel human-computer interfaces and the sociological implications of persistant virtual communities.

We'll also just be hanging out and chatting and having fun. :)

For more information about Live2Give island, please see http://braintalk.blogs.com/live2give

Posted by John Lester on January 27, 2005 at 12:31 PM in John Prototype's Musings | Permalink


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wow! what a great sounding event! we wish we could be there but know that both you and lilone will represent us well. we've already begun sharing with lilone some things we'd like her to express for us. we may not be there in body, but we'll be there in spirt~

we'll cross our fingers that lilone will remember to post a chat transcription of the event for us here! three of us here are confident she will, haha, but mary isnt so sure~~ haha! we'll just have to wait and see!

mary scott micah john s

Posted by: wilde cunningham | Jan 28, 2005 10:40:28 AM

Hi, I am sorry I missed it. I had to first join Second Life!
But I visited your island and thought it was awesome. I wanted to post a new bulletin to let folks know, but I haven't figured out how to do that yet!

Will you post a summary of what was discussed?

Namaste, Pam

Posted by: Pam | Jan 29, 2005 1:28:35 PM

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