Get Virtual! Using Second Life® for Associations Webinar

About this webinar:

Being an Association, you have the unique problem of continuously offering services that capture your members’ interest while promoting meetings, conferences and workshops. You compete against all of the other industry associations for your members’ time as well as their own work and personal life. With the current economy, this challenge grows even greater. Associations must think outside the box and innovate ways to bring your members and speakers together.

We invite you to learn how to drive increased member participation in monthly meetings and conferences while also slashing your speaker travel cost. In this free webinar, we will explore how you can combat these challenges via the virtual world of Second Life®. Come learn why businesses are jumping into this new medium to improve their communications, launch innovative strategies, reduce costs, create new growth opportunities and much more.

In this webinar you will learn:
• What is Second Life® and who uses it?
• How do corporations and other associations use Second Life® to grow membership, revenue and services?
• How to host meetings, workshops and conferences in Second Life®.

Note: This webinar will not be held in Second Life®. It is intended for association leaders and members. No prior experience or Avatar is required.

Webinar times: 1pm et; 12pm ct; 11am mt; 10am pt

About your presenter:

Michael Abrams has been in the Technology and Training industry for more than 17 years, holding executive positions in large Fortune 500 corporations in both the Learning departments and Web Application development teams. Michael recently served as President of the Phoenix, Arizona Chapter of the American Society for Training and Development. Michael has been in Second Life® for almost two years and can be found designing or networking in world as “Milford Revnik.” Please feel free to contact “Milford” in-world and add him to your contact list. Michael was also the founder of the ASTD National Second Life® group, currently with more than 130 members. He is past president for the ASTD Valley of the Sun chapter and hosted the first-ever simulcast of a Second Life® and real-life event with an ASTD national speaker and 60 participants. Mike has an MBA as well as a Masters of Education in Learning Technologies.

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