A step by step guide to creating your own online event

Windows Mixed Reality MVP Simon Jackson

MVP SimonDarksideJ


Event Recording

Check the recording of event here - Apologies for the audio as it is choppy. This session is being run again on Friday and I'll check and clean that up.

An in-depth overview of the AltspaceVR service and what it takes to run a successful event in their virtual world A virtual chat following on from my overview guide here:

Running an event in AltspaceVR – an end to end guide


Slides for the event can be found here: https://slides.com/simondarksidej/altspacevr


Actual presentation will start after 15 minutes,

The schedule of the event will be as follows:

  • Check your virtual coat into the cloakroom on site
  • Pick your hat (near the cloakroom or next to the stage)
  • There will be 15 minutes to get acquainted with the event space
  • Presentation to start at 6:30 PM prompt
  • Questions section to follow after the presentation
  • Warm down and general chat until closing.

Event Rules

  • Be nice to everyone
  • Please install the AltspaceVR client on your device/pc before the event and complete the tutorial (so it does not interfere with your experience)
  • Try not to “zoom” around the event while the presentation is on
  • Try not to block anyone else’s view (check your surroundings)
  • If you have a question, use the “Raise a hand” feature which will be on screen
  • If you have a complaint about the event or the conduct of another attendee, please use the AltspaceVR contact page to report it.

We want everyone to have the best experience possible

What will be covered

  • A presentation based on the article linked above
  • A through step by step what you need to do to get up and running
  • Some short videos to demonstrate what you can do (Only because this isn’t inception and I can’t have anyone walking around my mind)
  • A Q and A session until AltspaceVR lock the doors and kick us out

What will NOT be covered

  • Creating your own world
  • Creating your own AltspaceVR content
  • The AltspaceVR SDK
  • An in-depth overview of Slides.com
  • An in-depth overview of Google slides

Recording Disclaimer: By entering this event, you hereby irrevocably grant AltspaceVR and Microsoft and its affiliates, agents, and licensees, the right, but not the obligation, to photograph and record your avatar, likeness, voice, and/or username and to own, license, assign, and use the same (or any portion) in the production, exhibition, and promotion of the event, AltspaceVR or other Microsoft products and services without compensation, in any media and on any platform now known or hereafter devised (including the Internet) throughout the universe in perpetuity.  You waive the right to bring action of any kind in law or equity against Microsoft.
If you wish to not be recorded, simply leave the event. (But we hope you’ll stay!)