Committees

Steering Committee

  • Leonel Morgado – University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Nelson Zagalo – University of Minho, Portugal
  • Ana Boa-Ventura – University of Texas-Austin, USA

Organization

  • Ana Margarida Maia – University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • André Pinheiro - University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Daniela Pedrosa – University of Coimbra / University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Fernando José Cassola Marques – University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Gonçalo Cruz Matos – University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Maria da Glória Fraga - University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Leonel Morgado – University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Ricardo Rodrigues Nunes – University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Vinicius Loureiro – University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Yesha Sivan – The Academic College of Tel Aviv-Yaffo, Israel, and Metaverse Labs Ltd., Israel & Managing Editor of the Journal of Virtual Worlds Research

Programme Committee

  • Ahmer Iqbal – University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
  • Ana Amélia Carvalho – University of Coimbra, Portugal
  • Ana Boa-Ventura – University of Texas, Austin, USA
  • Andrew Crooks -  George Mason University, Washington D.C., USA
  • Ângela Pereira – Leiria Polytechnic Institute, Portugal
  • Anton Nijholt - University of Twente, Netherlands
  • António Fernando Coelho – University of Porto, Portugal
  • António Lopes – Lusófona University, Portugal
  • António Quintas Mendes – Open University, Portugal
  • Benjamim Fonseca – University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Christian Gütl - Graz University of Technology, Austria
  • Clare Atkins – Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology, New Zealand
  • Daiana Trein – University of Vale do Rio dos Sinos, Brazil
  • Daniel Gonçalves – Higher Technical Institute, Portugal
  • David Deeds – Changchun American International School, China
  • David Herold – Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
  • Donizetti Louro – Catholic University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Eliane Schlemmer – University of Vale do Rio dos Sinos, Brazil
  • Emanuel Peres – University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Filipe Santos – Leiria Polytechnic Institute, Portugal
  • Fotis Liarokapis – Coventry University, United Kingdom
  • Greg Lastowka – Rutgers School of Law /Camden, USA
  • Helen Farley – University of Southern Queensland, Australia
  • Hugo Paredes – University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Isabel Valverde – Lisbon Technical University, Portugal
  • James Corbett – CEO at MissionV Education/ Business Development Manager at Daynuv Owner at GlobalGreyhounds Ltd., Ireland
  • João Varajão – University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, PortugalJosé Luís Ramos – Évora University, Portugal
  • Leonel Morgado – University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Lina Morgado – Open University, Portugal
  • Louise Connelly –  University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Luís Magalhães – University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Luís Pedro – University of Aveiro, Portugal
  • Marco António Chávez-Aguayo – University of Barcelona, Spain
  • Margarita Pérez-García – Catholic University College Limburg & Provincial University College Limburg, Belgium
  • Marja Kankaanranta – University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
  • Micaela Esteves – Leiria Polytechnic Institute, Portugal
  • Narciso Cerpa – University of Talca, Chile
  • Nelson Zagalo – University of Minho, Portugal
  • Nigel Newbutt – SMARTlab Manager and UCD Researcher, Ireland
  • Nuno Silva – School of Engineering, Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal
  • Paulo Frias – University of Porto, Portugal
  • Paulo Martins – University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Pedro Almeida – University of Aveiro, Portugal
  • Pedro Sequeira – Higher School of Sport of Rio Maior, Portugal
  • Pilar Lacasa – University of Alcalá, Spain
  • Ramiro Gonçalves – University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • Sara de Freitas – Serious Games Institute, United Kingdom
  • Steven Warburton – King’s College London, United Kingdom
  • Teresa Bettencourt – University of Aveiro, Portugal
  • Theng Yin Leng – Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Vincent Ng – Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
  • Yesha Sivan – The Academic College of Tel Aviv-Yaffo, Israel, and Metaverse Labs Ltd., Israel/Managing Editor of the Journal of Virtual Worlds Research


SLACTIONS 2012 Research conference on virtual worlds – Life, imagination, and work using metaverse platforms