VWBPE Program

All sessions of the VWBPE 2020 Conference are held in Second Life®. All times are in SLT (Pacific Time).
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Note: Daylight Saving Time

In most of the United States and Canada, Daylight Saving Time is in effect as of 8 March 2020. Is your location affected? Check this page to find out when (and if) Daylight Saving Time begins for you. The Spring/Fall time change occurs throughout March and April, if at all, depending upon your location.


Mar 26 @ 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM VWBPE Parade Start
The VWBPE Annual Parade is a great way to start our social events! Meet us at the starting area and travel by rocket for a tour of the social sim!  You will enjoy the sights[...]
Mar 26 @ 12:00 PM – 01:00 PM VWBPE Social Spaceport
Our parade will end at the Social Building and Spaceport for a Stellar Space Party with fabulous tunes and dancing with DJ Coz Okelly. This is a great way to greet old friends and make[...]
Mar 26 @ 03:00 PM – 03:50 PM VWBPE Quadrivium
Meet the VWBPE Sponsors! Moderator: Kevin Feenan / Phelan Corrimal; Rockcliffe University Consortium Nine sponsors have come together to support this year’s Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education Conference. This open forum is your opportunity[...]
Mar 26 @ 04:00 PM – 05:00 PM VWBPE Social Smashing Saucers
Remember the bumper boats of your childhood? We have taken this to the next level with our “Out of this World” Space Saucers! We will play as teams to push the satellite to our opponents’[...]
Mar 27 @ 09:00 AM – 09:50 AM VWBPE Lecture Area A
Speaker: Linda Wylie / Linda March With global temperatures increasing, the debate is heating up in academia about the value of face to face conferences. Academics travel many miles creating a huge carbon footprint to[...]
Mar 27 @ 01:00 PM – 02:00 PM VWBPE Social Spaceport
Join us at the Social Building to listen and dance to the live guitarist and singer Camme Carver. Camme, also known as CC, is a genuine entertainer with a broad range of songs from today’s[...]
Mar 27 @ 02:00 PM – 03:00 PM VWBPE Stella Installation
Betty Tureaud, a Danish artist in RL, is a builder who optimizes the use of light and space in SL.  You won’t want to miss STELLA, her amazing and beautiful installation at VWBPE 2020. Your[...]
Mar 27 @ 03:00 PM – 03:50 PM VWBPE Lecture Area A
Speakers: Valerie Hill / Valibrarian Gregg, Wordsmith Jarvinen.  Community Virtual Library Education in virtual worlds requires collaboration among colleagues and communities to overcome many obstacles including lack of administrative support, digital disruption leading to too[...]
Mar 27 @ 05:30 PM – 06:00 PM Royal Opera Garnier
Most SLer’s love to dress up!  Put on your favorite, fancy outfit and join us on the red carpet. Make yourself low lag by removing scripts and huds. You will have a chance to take[...]
Mar 27 @ 06:00 PM – 07:00 PM Royal Opera Garnier
DeJa Vu has been an SL theatre & ballet group since 2014. Their ballet, “The Forest Queen”, will stimulate your imagination, accompanied by beautiful Celtic music. The direction, set design, and choreography are by Ina[...]
Mar 28 @ 01:00 PM – 02:00 PM VWBPE SL Squares
Remember the famous TV show Hollywood Squares? Catboy Qunhua, a comedian and game creator, will be hosting the show, which will be a blast! Please “come on down” and be a contestant or occupy one of[...]
Mar 28 @ 05:00 PM – 06:00 PM VWBPE Auditorium
Relax with us at the Main Auditorium before the Closing Ceremony and enjoy the music of Samm Quendra.  Samm describes herself as just a simple, ordinary girl who loves to sing. She believes that everything[...]
Mar 28 @ 07:00 PM – 08:00 PM VWBPE Lightning Stage
Lightning Productions, led by Coz Okelly, has performed for the VWBPE closing performance for many years. This year they will host a tribute to David Bowie as “Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars.”  Jet[...]
Mar 28 @ 08:00 PM – 09:00 PM VWBPE Lightning Stage
Immediately following the David Bowie Tribute Show,  join us for a “Dance The Night Away” party! There is no better way to end the 2020 VWBPE conference than to dance, chat, and enjoy good company[...]