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Rogers Communications

Serious Worlds worked with Rogers Communications to explore virtual learning approaches and immersive learning concepts for sales training.

  • Retail store
  • Presentation and screening theatre
  • Virtual learning classrooms
  • Discussion space
  • Interactive displays
  • Product tutorials
  • Orientation station
  • Social lounge
  • Video integration
  • Custom avatars
  • Branded virtual clothing

IBM

Serious Worlds worked with Fromm and Goodhand to design and deliver an award winning virtual worlds version of their Getting the Negotiation Edge for IBM.

  • Creative development
  • Instructional design
  • New user orientation
  • Virtual presentation system
  • Automated hand-outs system
  • Win The Most competitive game
  • Automated participant movement
  • Break out room system
  • Attendence management
  • Social networking lounge
  • Ice breaker activities

Infinite Media

Serious Worlds worked with Infinite Media to design and create Infinite Media's full feature virtual corporate environment. Oh yes, and don't miss the photocopier race track!

  • Orientation station
  • Presentation and screening centre
  • Virtual Learning classroom
  • Meeting and discussion facilities
  • Project exposition gallery
  • Golf driving range
  • Nature park and safari
  • Photocopier race track game
  • Video integration
  • Sandbox development area
  • Branded virtual clothing

Fromm & Goodhand

Serious Worlds worked with Fromm & Goodhand to develop virtual delivery of leadership programs, negotiation skills and gender/cultural sensitivity awareness.

  • Orientation delivery and area
  • Presentation and screening centre
  • Virtual scenario classrooms
  • Multi-player learning games
  • Video broadcasting/streaming
  • Interactive displays
  • Meeting facilities
  • Social networking spaces
  • Technical/User support
  • Ice breaker activities
  • Corporate website

Association of Progressive Communications

Serious Worlds worked with the Association of Progressive Communications to create D-Island, a fully featured virtual collaborative meeting environment and interactive exposition.

  • Orientation area
  • APC virtual office
  • Conference centre
  • Meeting and discussion facilities
  • GIS interactive exhibit
  • Social networking lounge
  • Development sandbox
  • Team building activities
  • Video and web integration
  • Nature park
  • Branded virtual clothing

International Development Research Centre

Serious Worlds worked with the International Development Research Centre to produce a virtual series of conference styled meetings.

  • Branded and customized virtual facilities
  • Media conversion, encoding and hosting
  • Powerpoint presentation conversion
  • Live video streaming from multiple locations
  • New user orientation
  • Meeting logisitics support
  • Video slideshow production
  • Interactive exhibits
  • Discussion spaces
  • Branded virtual closthing

Pacific Asian Networking Conference

Serious Worlds worked with PAN to produce a series of virtual workshops and a social-media website supporting the PAN ALL 2009 Conference in Penang, Malayasia.

  • Branded and customized virtual facilities
  • Social media website customization
  • Media conversion, encoding and hosting
  • Powerpoint presentation conversion and virtual projection
  • New user and meeting logistics support
  • Video slideshow podcast production

International Symposium on Aqua Science and Water Resources

Serious Worlds developed a virtual web-based conference platform for the third biannual ISASWR symposium.

  • Custom site theme and page
  • Paid registration process
  • User profiles and networking
  • Private messaging
  • Video streaming production integration
  • Interactive breakout rooms, whiteboard, webcam, audio
  • Social media integration (Twitter, Livestream, Vimeo)
  • Event schedule
  • Polls

Acacia Research & Learning Forum

Serious Worlds worked with Acacia to develop a social media website supporting the Acacia Research & Learning Forum 2009 in Dakar, Senegal.

  • Custom theme and pages
  • Bilingual interface (French & English)
  • User profiles and networking
  • YouTube, Twitter, Flickr integration
  • Blogs & Micro-blogging
  • Wiki
  • Groups
  • Discussions
  • Bookmarks
  • Event calendar
  • Content tags/3D tag cloud
  • File uploads

pricewaterhousecoopers

Serious Worlds worked with Infinite Media to produce an animated video for pricewaterhousecoopers promoting the use of virtual worlds. Serious Worlds provided:

  • Virtual location scouting
  • Virtual avatar styling
  • Avatar puppeteering
  • Virtual camera operation

Swordfern Garden Design

Serious Worlds redesigned the website for Swordfern Garden Design, a Vancouver-based company who provide consulting, design and installation of gardens and landscapes for residential and corporate properties.

  • Website design
  • Graphics editing
  • Technical/User support

Delee Fromm Consulting

Serious Worlds developed the website for Delee Fromm Consulting Inc., who provide services that develop leadership, communicaton, conflict management and negotiation skills.

  • Website design
  • Graphics editing
  • Online event management system
  • PayPal payment integration
  • Technical/User support

The Goodhand Group

Serious Worlds developed the website for The Goodhand Group, who provide services that develop leadership, communicaton, conflict management and negotiation skills.

  • Website design
  • Graphics editing
  • Technical/User support

Put Canada First

Put Canada First was an advocacy website supporting a privately funded solution for the proposed NITC Detroit/Windsor bridge.

  • Website design
  • Content aggregation
  • Social media campaign
  • Animated video production
  • Twitter integration
  • Site administration
  • Technical support

Pipeline Observer

Pipeline Observer is a website tracking landowner and political issues associated with pipeline development.

  • Website design
  • Content aggregation
  • Social media campaign
  • Animated video production
  • Twitter integration
  • User forum
  • Comment moderation
  • Site administration
  • Technical support

NEB News

NEB News is a website tracking National Energy Board issues, updates and events.

  • Website design
  • Content aggregation
  • Social media campaign
  • Animated video production
  • Twitter integration
  • User forum
  • Comment moderation
  • Site administration
  • Technical support

Vancouver Coastal Health

Serous Worlds directed and produced a series of animations as part of a larger online educational and training manual focusing on identifying and addressing Elder abuse.

  • Concept development
  • Story boarding
  • Creative design
  • Animation
  • Lip synching
  • Audio mixing
  • Video editing
  • Encoding

Toronto Virtual Jazz Festival

Serious Worlds produced the first ever Toronto Virtual Jazz Festival. In addition to virtual performance debuts, the Toronto Virtual Jazz Festival also featured jazz artists from around the world.

  • Robi Botos (Toronto, Canada)
  • Louis Landon (New York, United States)
  • Joaquin Gustav (Buenos Aries, Argentina)
  • Emilia Bradaracco (Distrito Federal, Mexico)
  • Noma Falta (Atlanta, United States)
  • Terra Hazelton (Toronto, Canada)
  • Bitstream Boogie (Tokyo, Japan / Toronto, Canada)
  • Bentley Blackburn (Toronto, Canada)
  • Von Johin (Nashville, USA)
  • Julian Fauth (Toronto, Canada)
  • Paisley Beebe (Sydney, Australia)

European Machinima Festival

De Montfort University’s Institute of Creative Technologies hosted the 2007 European Machinima Festival, the first Machinima festival to be held in Europe. The festival showcases the latest Machinima films and attracts the top Machinima makers world-wide.

Streaming live video from Leicester, UK of the inaugural European Machinima Film Festival featured a full weekend of lectures, film making workshops, interactive Q and A's and selected animation screenings.

  • Virtual venue
  • Video broadcasting
  • Virtual event branding
  • Community promotion
  • Virtual festival tshirt
  • Hosting and greeting

Online Machinima Film Festival

The OMFF is a completely online film festival showcasing films made in realtime 3D virtual environments - known as machinima - and a new generation of digital filmmakers.

Hosted in Serious World's virtual Cloud Theatre, the Online Machinima Film Festival features a pioneering blend of:

  • virtual filmmakers' workshops and demonstrations
  • live virtual music performances
  • live international audio feeds
  • live video feed broadcast
  • awards nominees and guest avatars from across the globe

OMFF kicked off with a cocktail reception featuring live musical performance of machinimators CJ Abromsia and HatHead Rickenbacker.

The ceremony was hosted live by Hugh Hancock from Scotland and Frank Fox from the United States with the lovely Michelle Pettit-Mee from Canada handing out the awards on stage.