A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 111

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 111
September 02, 2007

Main Topic: Interview with David Wortley, Director of the Serious Games Institute

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  • This weeks podsafe music: “Virtual Girl” by Brene Wilson
  • News

    Metaverse Roadmap – Roadmap for moving forward with Metaverse research and development

    Main topic

  • Interview with David Wortley, Director of the Serious Games Institute at Coventry University. We speak with David about the plans for the Serious Game Institute, the upcoming Serious Virtual Worlds conference and the linkage between Geography and serious games
  • Events

    • GIS in the Rockies: 12-14 Sept., Denver, CO
    • Virtual Worlds Fall Conference and Expo: 10-11 Oct., San Jose, CA
    • Virtual Worlds Forum Europe: 24-27 Oct., London, UK
    • Serious Games Summit at the Game Developers Conference: 18-19 February 2008, San Francisco, CA

    This week A Very Spatial Podcast is sponsored by ESRI.
    ESRI’s European User Conference will be held in Stockholm, Sweden on September 26th to the 28th. Come share ideas, meet with technical staff, and be inspired at the European GIS community’s must see event. To learn more visit: www.esri.com/veryspatial


    Written by

    Jesse is Instructor in Geography and a PhD candidate in Geography focusing on the integration of phenomenology and geospatial technologies to study prehistoric cultural landscape. He is a GIS Professional and Registered Professional Archaeologist and holds an MA in Geography and a BS in Anthropology with a concentration in archaeology.