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SL Book Fair 2008

April 23rd, 2008 | Category: Books, Fair, Places to Visit, Storytelling

From notecard and group notice:

The Second Life Book Fair 2008 will be held April 25-27, on Book Island and Publishing Island, and with loads of events, there is something sure to please everyone. Here are some direct SLURL’s to event areas.

Book Island Stage

Cartland Court

Beach Discussion Area

Publishing Island Stage

Here is the event schedule:

Friday 25th
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Second Life Book Fair 2008

March 12th, 2008 | Category: Books, Fair, Places to Visit

Received via notecard:

SL Book Fair 2008, 25-27 April at Book Island and Publishing Islands

It’s on again! The SL Book Fair 2008 will be held on 25th April - 27th April on Book and Publishing Islands. Last year saw over 1400 visitors attending the Fair in the course of three days. There were over 40 exhibitors and nearly 20 events and the response to the event was overwhelming. This year will be even bigger and better as it will take place across two sims. Don’t miss out! Once the exhibit stalls are taken, they are gone. If you are into books in any way this is your Fair!

Get involved in:

Setting up an exhibit stall - stalls are available for two weeks rental to cover before, during and after the fair at L$250 per week. (Prim allowance 20).

Holding an event to promote you and / or your product using the first class facilities on Book and Publishing Islands (priority will be given to exhibitors when scheduling events).

How to exhibit:

Visit Book island Book Island or Publishing Island and pick up an exhibitor’s application form from the red boxes near the TP points.

Save it and return it to the box or send it to Selina Greene. Nearer the time, we will be in touch with further information about renting your booth and setting up. Submitting your application ensures that a booth will be built for you.

Events:

If you would like to hold an event, please send a notecard to Angeline Blachere or Kitumscheid Writer and they will send you an application form.

Deadline for all applications: 13th April 2008

See you at the Fair!

Book Island

Publishing Island Book Village

Contacts: Selina Greene (exhibitors and general), Angeline Blachere or Kitumscheid Writer (event scheduling), Diana Allandale (either).

If you would like to rent a shop on Book Island or Publishing Island outside of the fair, please contact Selina Greene or Angeline Blachere

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Cisco Channel Partners Career Fair

November 04th, 2007 | Category: Career, Fair, Jobs, RL Meets SL

What: Cisco Channel Partners Career Fair

When: Tuesday, November 6, 2007 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Where: Cisco Systems Second Life

Description: The Cisco Partner Networking Virtual Career Fair will provide a forum for our partners to recruit IT and networking candidates, and candidates to seek out possible networking and IT career openings.

Second Life URL.

From Cisco: Virtual Career Fair for European Engineers on Your2ndPlace.com,

The Career Fair will provide a virtual forum for companies to meet and network with IT candidates.

Participating partners include: Dimension Data UK, Belgium, Germany, Luxemburg, NetDesign, Alliant Technologies, Affinity, Voice Tech, Touchbase, Telindus, BBNED

You will also be able to meet with Cisco representative that can help answer questions about the company’s partners as well as Cisco’s technology.

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Real Life Job Fair in Second Life

October 28th, 2007 | Category: Fair, Jobs, RL Meets SL

What: Real Life Job Fair in Second Life

When: Oct 30, 2007 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm (Tuesday)

Where: PowerMatch Second Life

Tags: Commercial education Heidi Ballinger job air learning PowerMatch Second Life

Description: Mark your calendar for Tuesday 8:00pm CET (11.00 am SLT/PDT)

At that point in time the first large RL-job fair in Second Life is launched on the Powermatch island. Here you can meet FL Smidth, Saxobank, Grundfos, TDC and others.

You will be allowed the opportunity of speaking directly to a Human Resource-employee and be part of a personal dialog about the available job positions they each bring with them to the fair (this is only RL-jobs)

We open at 8pm with a short opening speech from leading virtual world researcher Sisse Sigaard Jensen - associate professor at Roskilde University, Denmark. The opening speech will take place in the Auditorium and the job fair will afterwards take place in the large globe.

By any doubts you can always get hold of one of our friendly guides. They will be happy to show you where to be.

Looking forward to seeing you

Yours truly Heidi Ballinger

Second Life URL.

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Eduisland II Education Fair

October 06th, 2007 | Category: Education, Fair

Eduisland II Education Fair

When: October 13, 2007 at 1:00pm SLT – 3:30pm SLT

Where: Eduisland

Description: Eduisland II will be hosting an educational fair. Attached is a copy of the schedule. Many of the session have limits so you must pre-register. Pre-register early to attend the sessions you want. We hope to see you there!

Schedule:

1:00 – 3:30 pm SLT Open Houses you may stop by and visit:

  • TNC with Tek Zeno

  • ISTE - ET with Hodjazz Edman
  • Math Playground with Kristy Flanagan

Many of the following sessions have a limit. Please pre-register for the session(s) you would like to attend.
IM Pia Klaar to pre-register for a session(s).

1:00 pm SLT — 1st Session 1. Location at DEN = Celestia Cazalet “Digital Storytelling”

In this session, Celestia Cazalet will give a brief overview of the different types of digital storytelling, explore its uses in the classroom, share examples and reveal some of the many resources available to assist every digital sage. Pre-registration needed. ( IM Pia Klaar to register) Note 1st session ( repeating 2nd session). 15 people max.

2. Location at TNC = Pia Klaar “Things I Would Like to Learn: Tools and Resources for Teaching in Second Life”
This session will provide you with some of the necessary tools, resources and information needed to effectively teach or present in Second Life. As well as being given a list of items and landmarks, you will be able to find out about some of the interactive tools people are using in SL (what it is, how to get it, how it is being used). This is a hands-on workshop in which you will be able to explore teaching methods, presentation tools, and how to create visual aids . Pre- registration needed. ( IM Pia Klaar to register) Sandbox Hands-on Workshop — 10 people max.

3. Location at Slolar Central = Laelia Laval “Your Inventory IS NOT Your Junk Closet”
Do you dread clicking on ^Inventory^ when you’re in SL? Can’t find those shoes that went with your ‘Look At Me’ outfit? Remember getting an educational tool, but don’t remember what it was called or where you put it? Then this workshop is for you. Learn some tips and tricks to manage your ^Inventory^ and actually start to organize all those objects. This will be a ‘working’ workshop, so come prepared to dig in and get dirty!
Pre-registration needed. ( IM Pia Klaar to register)

1:50 pm SLT — 2nd Session 1. Location at DEN = Celestia Cazalet “Digital Storytelling”
In this session, Celestia Cazalet will give a brief overview of the different types of digital storytelling, explore its uses in the classroom, share examples and reveal some of the many resources available to assist every digital sage. Pre- registration needed. ( IM Pia Klaar to register) Note: This is a 2nd session 15 people max.

2. Location at Bit by Bit = LillyoftheSea Starr “Podcasting In Education”
Using Podcast People, you can learn the steps of setting up, recording, and hosting your own podcast online. We’ll explore the what, why and how to use a podcast in an educational setting. Pre- registration needed. ( IM Pia Klaar to register) 10 people max.

3. Location at Eduisland II Project Theater Knowclue Kidd “Multimedia Works”
Multimedia is proving a great way to engage students and enhance curriculum. Come see and discuss a variety of projects being created in elementary and middle school classrooms. All are welcome. Pre-registration needed. ( IM Pia Klaar to register)

4. Location at Occupational Therapy Center = Zsuzsa Tomsen “Promoting Your Profession/Your Programs in Second Life”
This session covers how set up an educational center and promote a project on Second Life. This includes how to create and set up informational displays, how to create and run video, and how to build and modify objects that will enhance your center. We will also discuss ideas for “getting the word out” in Second Life.
Sandbox Hands-on Pre- registration needed. ( IM Pia Klaar to register) 20 people max.

3:00 pm SLT — 3:30 pm SLT Dance Fireworks: Macsmom Alcott
To Pre-register for a session IM Pia Klaar.
Include:
1. Your name.
2. Name of Session(s)

Second Life URL.

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