Monday, December 5, 2016

Presentation Accepted to SITE 2017: Development of Museum Learning Experience Using Virtual Reality and Mobile Devices

I am excited that some of our recent work with 3D imagery and virtual reality has been accepted at the prestigious SITE 2017 conference. SITE is the premier conference for technology and teacher education in the country. This society represents individual teacher educators and affiliated organizations of teacher educators in all disciplines, who are interested in the creation and dissemination of knowledge about the use of information technology in teacher education and faculty/staff development. SITE is a society of the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).Thanks to doctoral students Jason Herron and Sarah Jenevin for their continued efforts on this project. We are currently writing up the results of a few experiments this past semester for publication. -Dr. Petrosino
Dear Jason Herron, Sarah Jenevin, and Dr. Petrosino,
Thank you for your submission to SITE 2017 - Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education to be held in Austin, Texas, March 5-9, 2017.
We are pleased to inform you that the Program Committee of SITE 2017 - Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education, after rigorous peer review, has decided to ACCEPT your submission for presentation. (Review Policy:
Please note that the reviewers may have recommended and, therefore, accepted your proposal under a different presentation category. Reviewers of your submission may have written author comments to offer recommendations on how your submission can be modified or improved. If provided, these comments appear at the end of this e-mail.

Paper ID: 50371
Title: Development of Museum Learning Experience Using Virtual Reality and Mobile Devices
Accepted as: Poster/Demo 
(submitted as: Poster/Demo)
Presentation Category information:
Maximum Proceedings pages: 6

Thank you in advance for your contribution toward the success of SITE 2017. We look forward to welcoming you to Austin, Texas, March 5-9, 2017.
For the Program Committee,
Best regards,
Gary Marks, Ph.D.
AACE Executive Director & Founder

Comments to the Author (if available):

This is a outstanding topic for our Teaching & Learning with Emerging Technologies SIG
Picture 1: Museum visitors are able to navigate virtually throughout the
Museum of Natural History using Google Glasses

Picture 2: Using computational algorithms a "heat map" is created on places
in the museum where visitors lingered and examined