Saturday, December 22, 2007
The NMC is on board hosting the Networked World discussion on the 16th January 2008 in the colosseum at the NMC grid in SL.
There is room for 50 or so on the SIM so please nominate your inclusion via the associated JotForm.
The New Media Consortium (NMC) is an international 501(c)3
not-for-profit consortium of more than 250 learning-focused
organizations dedicated to the exploration and use of new media and
NMC member institutions are found in almost every
state in the United States, across Canada, and in Europe, Asia and
Australia. Among the membership are an elite list of the most highly
regarded colleges and universities in the world, as well as a growing
list of innovative museums, research centers, foundations, and
The consortium serves as a catalyst for the development of new
applications of technology to support learning and creative
expression, and sponsors programs and activities designed to stimulate
innovation, encourage collaboration, and recognize excellence among
its member institutions. Through its many projects, its comprehensive
website, and its series of international conferences, the NMC
stimulates dialog and understanding through the exploration of
promising ideas, technologies, and applications.
As a central part of its mission, the NMC encourages and supports
innovation in the pursuit of effective collaboration, especially in
the activities and projects in which it plays a leadership role.
For more information on the NMC, visit its website at www.nmc.org.