Wed Jun 1 – 4:30PM SL/PST Inside the Avatar’s Studio with CranialTap’s CEO, Dave Levinson: Patently Different

Wednesday, June 1 – 4:30 PM SL/PST (7:30 PM EST)
Simultaneous live broadcast at

Host: Kevin Feenan (Phelan Corrimal), CEO of Rockcliffe University

Rockcliffe Rotunda (Second Life), Rockcliffe University Consortium

Filmed Live by Metaverse Television:

In Conversation with Dave Levinson: Patently Different

June 1 – 4:30 PM SL/PST (7:30 PM EST)

Kevin and Dave (Dave Surface in SL) will be discussing how value is extracted from virtual worlds through the reduction of cost and risk, where the greatest potential for patentable opportunities lie – be it hardware, software, networking, or process innovation – and what the implications may be for a virtual society.

Dave is the CEO of Cranial Tap, Inc. and is a veteran online entertainment and video game professional with twenty years of experience producing compelling interactive products with Sega of Japan, Time Warner Cable, Lockheed Martin, America Online, Intel, General Electric and others.. He is responsible for the launch of nearly one hundred consumer products including video games, VoIP dashboards, social/community networks, switched circuit phone applications, user interfaces, interactive television and virtual world environments.

Formed in 2006, Cranial Tap provides virtual world design and technology solution services to businesses, organizations and academia around the world. Today, the company focuses upon the development of Learning and Training environments. Cranial Tap clients include AOL, 1-800-Flowers, Cognizant, Northern Virginia Community College, WeatherBug, Corbis, University of Virginia, NIC USA, CyberWatch / National Science Foundation, Michigan State University and others.

Dave is a published author, artist, inventor and entrepreneur. He claims six filed patents related to virtual world field, one of which was awarded in December of 2008. He is also inventor of the successful AOL Super Buddy characters used by millions around the world. Dave attended Seminole State College and University of Central Florida.

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Entertainment Events at Rockcliffe

Welcome to the new blog spot for Rockcliffe Entertainment events. Rockcliffe supports a wide range of music and art performance within Second Life at a number of venues in addition to the promotion of events of special interest to Rockcliffe student and faculty.

If you are interested in using the Rockcliffe facilities to host an arts event (machinema, music, theatre, alternative performances) then please contact Taff Nouvelle, Arts Director, or Tender Skytower, executive administration.