FOSDEM '10 is a free and non-commercial event organized by the community, for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet. No registration necessary.


Speaker: Jim Purbrick

Event Track Day Room Start time Duration
Building The Virtual Babel: Mono In Second Life Mono Sunday H.2213 14:30 01:00

Jim Purbrick

Dr Jim Purbrick has both academic and industry experience in designing and building virtual worlds.

At Nottingham University he worked on the MASSIVE-3 virtual environment system and Prix Ars Electronica-winning mixed-reality games with IGDA award winners, Blast Theory. In industry Jim designed online games at Codemasters, developed networking and load balancing technology for Warhammer Online, and is currently working on scripting and networking technology for Second Life while setting up Linden Lab Brighton. In his spare time Jim likes playing games, playing music and playing with technology.