Virtual Worlds in Healthcare

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Characteristics and business applications of 3D immersive environments/virtual worlds, with examples from health care. Including one pilot created for Cigna, in Second Life. created by Claus Nehmzow

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  • 1. Virtual Worlds and Games - serious business benets? Claus Nehmzow, Alcus International Ltd. / Serious Games Institute The 10th Asia Pacic Knowledge Management Conference Managing Knowledge for Sustainable Growth - Searching for Business Models for the Future 4 December 2008, Hong Kong Science Park Sunday, 7 December 2008 1
  • 2. Can we use 3D virtual worlds and games to achieve business benets? What are the unique characteristics of virtual worlds? How can they be applied to business? What are real examples of applications? What can we learn from health care case studies? Alcus International Ltd. 2008 Sunday, 7 December 2008 2
  • 3. A virtual world has unique characteristics Alcus International Ltd. 2008 Sunday, 7 December 2008 3
  • 4. A virtual world has unique characteristics asynchronous real time Paper Email Web Blog IM/Chat Phone Face to Face Virtual World Alcus International Ltd. 2008 Sunday, 7 December 2008 3
  • 5. A virtual world has unique characteristics asynchronous real time Paper Email Web Blog IM/Chat Phone Face to Face Virtual World Alcus International Ltd. 2008 Sunday, 7 December 2008 3
  • 6. A virtual world has unique characteristics asynchronous real time Paper Email Web Blog IM/Chat Phone Face to Face Virtual World isolated shared Web Phone Email Blog IM/Chat Webcast Face to Face Virtual World Alcus International Ltd. 2008 Sunday, 7 December 2008 3
  • 7. A virtual world has unique characteristics asynchronous real time Paper Email Web Blog IM/Chat Phone Face to Face Virtual World isolated shared Web Phone Email Blog IM/Chat Webcast Face to Face Virtual World Alcus International Ltd. 2008 Sunday, 7 December 2008 3
  • 8. A virtual world has unique characteristics asynchronous real time Paper Email Web Blog IM/Chat Phone Face to Face Virtual World isolated shared Web Phone Email Blog IM/Chat Webcast Face to Face Virtual World anonymous identied IM/Chat Blog Webcast Email Phone Face to Face Virtual World Alcus International Ltd. 2008 Sunday, 7 December 2008 3
  • 9. A virtual world has unique characteristics asynchronous real time Paper Email Web Blog IM/Chat Phone Face to Face Virtual World isolated shared Web Phone Email Blog IM/Chat Webcast Face to Face Virtual World anonymous identied IM/Chat Blog Webcast Email Phone Face to Face Virtual World Alcus International Ltd. 2008 Sunday, 7 December 2008 3
  • 10. A virtual world has unique characteristics asynchronous real time Paper Email Web Blog IM/Chat Phone Face to Face Virtual World isolated shared Web Phone Email Blog IM/Chat Webcast Face to Face Virtual World anonymous identied IM/Chat Blog Webcast Email Phone Face to Face Virtual World simple media rich multi-media Phone Email IM/Chat Webcast Blogs Web Face to Face Virtual World Alcus International Ltd. 2008 Sunday, 7 December 2008 3
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