Summary: This session will give an overview of OpenSim, an open source multi-platform, multi-user 3D application server that can be used as an alternative to SecondLife. For campuses looking to develop a simulated "world" for teaching and learning, or for those looking for an alternative to SecondLife.
Presenter: Chris Collins, University of Cincinnati
Chris Collins (SL: Fleep Tuque) is an IT Analyst in the UCit Instructional & Research Computing department at the University of Cincinnati. She currently manages the campus-wide podcasting and Second Life projects at the University of Cincinnati, and serves as the Second Life Ambassador for the Ohio Learning Network. Chris blogs about technology, education, and the metaverse at http://fleeptuque.com.