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ADL Initiative eager for this year’s I/ITSEC

ADL_Logo_2013-320X202Advanced Distributed Learning Initiative is excited to announce that two members of the ADL team, Dr. Elaine Raybourn, and new Director, Dr. Sae Schatz, are nominees for the Best Tutorial Award! Raybourn’s tutorial, “Transmedia Learning in the Wild: Supporting Military Training Through Story-driven Engagement” is from 8:30 […]

November 23rd, 2015|Education and Training, Events, Serious Gaming, Virtual Worlds|

ARL announces Federal Consortium of Virtual Worlds 2015 Workshop

Team-Orlando-ARL-Federal-Consortium-Virtual-Worlds-wThe U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Human Research and Engineering Directorate, Simulation and Training Technology Center’s Military Open Simulator Enterprise Strategy (MOSES) and AvaCon are pleased to announce the Federal Consortium of Virtual Worlds 2015 Workshop will take place on March 6-7, 2015 in a virtual conference center […]

November 26th, 2014|Virtual Worlds|

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|

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|

Taking Training to the EDGE

By Dolly Rairigh Glass



EDGE-STTC-DOHSAs the military continues to look at the most innovative and cost-effective ways for training their soldiers, they continue their outreach, collaborating with others who have similar needs, and inviting them to leverage both the intellectual and financial investments. One of the […]

Going Virtual: A Necessity Moving Forward

By Dolly Rairigh Glass

Going-Virtual-business-network-sWith the challenges the government currently faces in this tough fiscal environment, its employees are much less likely to attend conferences and meetings that have historically played an important role in their jobs. Whether that interaction improved the understanding of their job […]

April 11th, 2013|Team Training, Virtual Worlds|

Leader of DoD Training Programs to Kick Off GameTech

By Terri Bernhardt

Frank DiGiovanni, Director, Training Readiness and Strategy, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary Defense (Readiness), will be the Government Keynote for this year’s Defense GameTech Users’ Conference: Thrills to Skills, in Orlando, Fla. Given his passionate stance in the power of simulation and its impact on warfighter readiness, GameTech leaders are confident […]

Team Orlando Highlights Efforts in Medical Simulation at MT3 Conference

By Dolly Rairigh Glass

TO members at mt3Team Orlando members are no strangers when it comes to the benefit of collaboration and partnership, and recently were front and center as presenters at the 2012 Medical Training, Technology and Treatment (MT3) conference in Orlando May 9-12, a conference […]

December 17th, 2012|Immersive Training, Medical, Mobile Learning, Virtual Worlds|