Saturday, December 15, 2012

Opportunities Digest No. 8

Welcome to our eighth Opportunities Digest!

All opportunities from previous digests that are still relevant (submission date not passed) are included here for your convenience. If you have an opportunity you would like to post, please get in touch at info [ AT ] vwrn [dot] org . We look forward to hearing from you.

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Opportunities Digest No. 7

Welcome to our seventh Opportunities Digest!

All opportunities from previous digests that are still relevant (submission date not passed) are included here for your convenience. If you have an opportunity you would like to post, please get in touch at info [ AT ] vwrn [dot] org . We look forward to hearing from you.

Monday, October 15, 2012

Opportunities Digest No. 6

Welcome to our sixth Opportunities Digest. As the increasing number of opportunities we compile is now a bit cumbersome for the home page, as of now digests will appear abbreviated with a link to the full version.

All opportunities from previous digests that are still relevant (submission date not passed) are included here for your convenience. If you have an opportunity you would like to post, please get in touch at info [ AT ] vwrn [dot] org . We look forward to hearing from you.

Saturday, September 15, 2012

Opportunities Digest No. 5

Welcome to our fifth  Opportunity Digest. All opportunities from previous digests that are still relevant (ie. the submission date has not yet passed) are included here for your convenience. If you have an opportunity you would like to post, please get in touch so that we can include it. We will be happy to receive your submission at info [ AT ] vwrn [dot] org .
Please refer to the following key
TAG KEY:
untagged - repost from last digest. All reposts are still valid at time of digest release.
new - added on or after the original digest release
Notes:
1. We will continue to add new entries for the first week after the digest release, so please continue to check the digest until the 22nd of each month.
2. All opportunities listed in order of submission date for each category

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Opportunities Digest No.4

Welcome to our fourth  Opportunity Digest. All opportunities from previous digests that are still relevant (ie. the submission date has not yet passed) are included here for your convenience. If you have an opportunity you would like to post, please get in touch so that we can include it. We will be happy to receive your submission at info [ AT ] vwrn [dot] org .
Please refer to the following key
TAG KEY:
untagged - repost from last digest. All reposts are still valid at time of digest release.
new - added on or after the original digest release
Notes:
1. We will continue to add new entries for the first week after the digest release, so please continue to check the digest until the 22nd of each month.
2. All opportunities listed in order of submission date for each category

Sunday, July 15, 2012

Opportunities Digest No.3

Welcome to our third Opportunity Digest. All opportunities from previous digests that are still relevant (ie. the submission date has not yet passed) are included here for your convenience.  If you have an opportunity you would like to post, please get in touch so that we can include it. We will be happy to receive your submission at info [ AT ] vwrn [dot] org . 
Please refer to the following key
TAG KEY: 
untagged - repost from last digest. All reposts are still valid at time of digest release.
new - added on or after the original digest release
Notes: 
1. We will continue to add new entries for the first week after the digest release, so please continue to check the digest until the 22nd of each month.
2. All opportunities listed in order of submission date for each category

Friday, June 15, 2012

Opportunities Digest No. 2

Welcome to our second Opportunity Digest. All opportunities from previous digests that are still relevant (ie. the submission date has not yet passed) are included here for your convenience.  If you have an opportunity you would like to post, please get in touch so that we can include it. We will be happy to receive your submission at info [ AT ] vwrn [dot] org . 
We have changed the tag system - please refer to the following key.
TAG KEY: 
untagged - repost from last digest. All reposts are still valid at time of digest release.
new - added on or after the original digest release
Notes: 
1. We will continue to add new entries for the first week after the digest release, so please continue to check the digest until the 22nd of each month.
2. All opportunities listed in order of submission date for each category

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Reminder: EUP Conference Promotion

Conference Promotion - Edinburgh University Press 
Edinburgh University Press, exhibitor at the VWRN inaugural conference, is running a promotion on books and journals for conference participants. Promotion valid until June 30, 2012.

Friday, May 25, 2012

Opportunities

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UPDATED
- We have discovered several upcoming opportunities that were not previously included in this digest. We have updated the digest to include them. They are marked with the tag "- New ".

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Welcome to our first Opportunity Digest. We will be posting these periodically as we receive notice of opportunities of interest to our network members and website visitors. If you have an opportunity you would like to post, please get in touch so that we can include it in our next digest. We will be happy to receive your submission at info [ AT ] vwrn [dot] org .
Note: All opportunities listed in order of submission date for each category


Friday, May 18, 2012

Conference close

The Virtual Worlds Research Network inaugural conference has now come to a close. We would like to thank all our participants for a fascinating conference and lively discussion. Footage of the talks will be posted soon, as will notes from the round table discussion.
We would also like to thank those who participated via live streaming and twitter, and invite any of you who might be interested to get in touch. We are still reachable via our gmail account, however you can also reach us at info [ AT ] vwrn.org . We look forward to working with all of you. 

Best wishes, 
Lara Arnason, Founder 
Dr Louise Connelly, Co-founder

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Conference

Virtual Worlds Research Network Inaugural Conference - Day 3 LIVE STREAMING
(also available on our Ustream channel VWRN)

9:30am: Guest speaker Tim Hutchings from the University of Durham talks Christian Architecture in Second Life
10:15: Simon Evans (LSE)
The full conference programme is available here.


**Thank you to all of our viewers for dropping by. Please note that our sound problems yesterday were due to technical problems that have now been resolved. If they occur again, please let us know at #vwrn on Twitter or by email (vwresearchnetwork@gmail.com).**
For discussion, join our conversation on Twitter #vwrn/@vwrn
We look forward to your participation in this exciting first event.

Lara Arnason, Founder
Louise Connelly, Co-founder

Monday, May 7, 2012

Programme Announced


The Virtual Worlds Research Network Inaugural Conference 
16-18 May 2012
Pollock Halls, University of Edinburgh

We are pleased to announce that Professor Sir Timothy O'Shea, Principal of the University of Edinburgh, will open proceedings by extending a welcome to all delegates at 6:30 pm in Abden House on the16th of May. This will be followed by the keynote address given by Dr Richard Bartle, of the University of Essex. Days two and three of the conference will be opened by guest speakers Dr Matthew Chew, of Hong Kong Baptist University and Dr Timothy Hutchings, of the University of Durham.We warmly invite you to join us for this exciting event.

The full programme can be downloaded here.

Attendance to the conference is free, but places are
limited. Please register

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Welcome to the VWRN

Welcome to the Virtual Worlds Research Network (VWRN), a knowledge-sharing tool for virtual worlds researchers. The network is free to join and features a website and mailing list. The objective of the VWRN is to facilitate knowledge-sharing across disciplines and to encourage communication between postgraduate researchers and established academics.

The VWRN will officially launch with its inaugural conference, May 16-18th, 2012, in Edinburgh, UK. The event features keynote speaker Dr. Richard Bartle and is sponsored by the University of Edinburgh Innovation Initiative Grant.  


Conference Registration
Places are limited, so please register by completing the online form


Second Call For Papers - Closed

Word Cloud: VWRN research interests

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