Ann Cudworth (Annabelle Fanshaw) will present a comprehensive overview of process for designing an effective virtual environment for teaching, training and entertainment. She will be presenting an early look at the information from her book "Virtual World Design" which will be published in early 2014. She will also share mesh and methodologies for using it across OpenSim, Second Life and Unity3D platforms. Ann Cudworth (Annabelle Fanshaw) is an Emmy award winning set designer in the physical world, and creator of virtual environments in the Metaverse. She and her build team have been making interactive landscapes and story/game sims in Second Life and OpenSim since 2008. In early 2014, Taylor and Francis will publish her first book- "Virtual World Design". Excerpts from that will be included in this workshop.