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Otronicon celebrates technology; promotes STEM

Otronicon, presented by the Orlando Science Center, is an annual conference that brings together the entertaining world of consumer video games with a behind-the-scenes view of the art, technology and science that form the foundation and the future of both the video game and simulation industries.

PM […]

January 18th, 2017|Education and Training, Medical, Mobile Learning, Serious Gaming|

The serious side of gaming: Counter-IED training on the Minehound

By Michelle Milliner, ARL Public Affairs

Minehound dual sensor metal detector can detect underground ordinance with both a metal detector and a ground penetrating radar (GPR) simultaneously.It is no secret that as our technology improves, the enemy quickly adapts, making training a crucial element to stay ahead […]

August 11th, 2016|Mobile Learning|

ADL hosts principal investigators meeting

By Leslie Spotswood, ADL Initiative

ADL_Logo_2013-320X202The Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative hosted a principal investigators (PI) meeting on April 5-6 at the Alexandria Co-Lab. The meeting goals were to:

  • Increase the potential for interagency collaboration
  • Share project updates and increase collaboration among ADL performers
  • Socialize the ADL vision, strategy, and goals

A […]

May 9th, 2016|Education and Training, Events, Mobile Learning|

Register for Virtual World Sandbox PlugFest at I/ITSEC

By Leslie Spotswood, ADL Initiative

It’s time to register for the Virtual World (VW) Sandbox PlugFest Activity on Dec. 2!

The VW Sandbox is a free, open source game development tool that enables users to collaboratively author and deploy 2D/3D simulations and games via any internet connection—with absolutely no software installation required. It is […]

October 14th, 2015|Events, Interactive courseware, Mobile Learning|

ADL Announces 2014 Learning App Challenge Winners!

Courtesy of ADL

LearningApp_StarburstEarlier this year, the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative announced the opening of the submissions period for the 2014 Learning App Challenge (LAC). The goal of the LAC was for participants to create and submit innovative Apps to help students acquire knowledge or skills […]

October 20th, 2014|Awards and Recognition, Mobile Learning|

GameTech: Great Networking and Partnership Opportunity

By Dolly Rairigh Glass

At the start of this month, Sept. 3-5, the National Center for Simulation and Team Orlando presented the 2014 Defense GameTech Users’ Conference, which brought together a diverse group of presenters and topics, as well as keynoters from government, academic and industry.

Team-Orlando-GameTech-Eric-Preisz-w Lt. Gen. […]

September 13th, 2014|Mobile Learning, Serious Gaming, Virtual Worlds|

‘Builder’ of Future VA Virtual Hospital to Speak at GameTech

As Orlando awaits the opening of its new VA Hospital located in Lake Nona, plans are already underway for the newest VA hospital; one that won’t reside in any particular city, but instead will be accessible to patients and staff from anywhere online.

Team-Orlando-Simulation-Manny-Dominguez-w Manny Dominguez, Ph.D., the Deputy […]

August 11th, 2014|Events, Mobile Learning, Serious Gaming, Virtual Worlds|

GarageGames CEO Takes the Stage at GameTech 2014

By Dolly Rairigh Glass



Eric-Preisz-300-pic Eric Preisz, the CEO for GarageGames, will discuss his love for gaming, and more specifically, his love for developing games, at GameTech, Sept. 3-5 in Orlando.

Eric Preisz, Chief Executive Officer for GarageGames, widely known for their development of the open source […]

July 11th, 2014|Events, Mobile Learning, Serious Gaming, Virtual Worlds|

Interagency Mobile Learning Webinar Series 2014 – May 20-22

Courtesy of ADL

imlws2014 logo - earth no titleThe Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative, along with several other Government organizations, is hosting the 2nd Interagency Mobile Learning Webinar Series on May 20-22. Register to hear the latest from an esteemed list of speakers presenting on mobile learning […]

May 7th, 2014|Education and Training, Mobile Learning|

GameTech Call for Presentations Deadline Extended

GameTech-callForPresentationsBy popular demand, GameTech 2014 will extend the Call for Presentations to May 2, 2014. Presentation proposals are being accepted for topics on Games,Virtual Worlds and Mobile Learning Technologies and can be emailed to the Program Committee.”

“The GameTech Program Committee is […]

April 13th, 2014|Events, Mobile Learning, Serious Gaming, Virtual Worlds|