Students in VR Conference
October 29-30, 2020 in AltspaceVR

Students in VR is a free and open-to-the-public virtual conference produced and presented by students, October 29-30, 2020. Students from around the world will teach lesson plans and best practices on VR in the classroom. The event is in AltspaceVR. Video will be available on the Educators in VR YouTube channel.


Students in VR events in AltspaceVR are set by time zones, specifically West Coast USA (PST), East Coast USA (EST), and United Kingdom (UK) times. We recommend using Time and Date for help calculating time zones. Special events are in development in the hours between sessions.

To use this schedule, note the time and location of the events. For information on how to attend, see our How to Attend a VR Event Guide.

You will find all of the ASVR events in the Educators in VR AltspaceVR Channel, too. If you choose RSVP or click Interested on an AltspaceVR event. A reminder email will be sent to you automatically one hour prior to the event.

NOTE: Schedule subject to change without warning.

Date PST EST UK Event and Speaker
Thursday Oct 29 9-9:30AM 12-12:30PM 4-4:30PM Cultural Preservation and Revitalization
Thursday Oct 29 9:30-10AM 12:30-1PM 4:30-5PM Staying Well while Holding Your Ground with Kate Edwards of Global Game Jam
Thursday Oct 29 10-11AM 1-2PM 5-6PM Learn To Discern with Oleksandr Shlieienkov of IREX
Thursday Oct 29 11AM-12PM 2-3PM 6-7PM Halloween Parade with Dr. Tom Furness of the Virtual World Society
Thursday Oct 29 12-12:30PM 3-3:30PM 7-7:30PM Building Positive, Inclusive Environments in VR with Sonya Haskins of VR Community Builders and VR Fitness Insider
Thursday Oct 29 12:30-1PM 3:30-4PM 8:30-8PM Halloween Experience – Earthquake Experience
Thursday Oct 29 1-2PM 4-5PM 8-9PM Panel: Strong Women in Technology
Thursday Oct 29 2-2:30PM 5-5:30PM 9-9:30PM Halloween Fun & Games | AltspaceVR
Thursday Oct 29 2:30-3:30PM 5:30-6:30PM 9:30-10:30PM VR in Jovrnalism with Robert Hernandez with JOVRNALISM
Thursday Oct 29 3:30-4PM 6:30-7PM 10:30-11PM Halloween Experience – Halloween Bowling
Thursday Oct 29 4-5PM 7-8PM 11-midnight Hackathons 101 with Rohit Chaube of VRoKCs
Friday Oct 30 9-10AM 12-1PM 4-5PM Andy Fidel of #GetSocial Network
Friday Oct 30 10-11AM 1-2PM 5-6PM Learn To Discern 2 with Oleksandr Shlieienkov of IREX
Friday Oct 30 11AM-12PM 2-3PM 6-7PM Halloween Experience – Halloween Bowling
Friday Oct 30 12-1PM 3-4PM 7-8PM Design To Be Kind with Juliana Loh
Friday Oct 30 1-2PM 4-5PM 8-9PM Halloween World Tour
Friday Oct 30 2-3PM 5-6PM 9-10PM VR Relationships with Educators in VR
Friday Oct 30 3-4PM 7-8PM 10-11PM Halloween Social with Students in VR and Educators in VR

Students in VR is an Educators in VR project.