Keynote Panel - The Politics of Virtual Engagement
What are the implications of virtual worlds for education, work and governance? Why are these spaces engaging, and can the engagement of entertainment be transferred to "serious" virtual contexts? What if anything gets lost in translation? What are the dangers of virtual engagement for the public sphere?
John Jainschigg, Executive Director, Internet & Community Lab, Ziff Davis Enterprise
John Carter McKnight, Adjunct Professor of Law, Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
Chris Collins, Project Manager, University of Cincinnatti in Second Life
Craig Cunningham, Educational Philosopher and Technologist, National-Louis University, Chicago