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Immersive Education Initiative New York Chapter iED NY

iED NY
Immersive Education Initiative New York Chapter

The New York Chapter of Immersive Education Initiative (iED NY), founded by Dr. Khan at Teachers College, Columbia University, was launched at the Immersive Education Initiative Boston Summit 2013 at Boston College, Massachusetts (June 3-6, 2013). The iED NY Chapter currently covers New York City. Teachers College will host the Immersive Education Initiative's First Research Summit in 2014. Immersive Education Initiative is an international consortium that’s defining and developing open standards, best practices, platforms and support communities for virtual reality and game-based learning and training systems.


Board of Governors
Dr. John B. Black
Cleveland E. Dodge Professor of Telecommunications and Education
Dr. Stephen T. Peverly
Professor of Psychology and Education
Dr. Saadia Khan - Chair iED NY
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Psychology and Education
Jerome Yavarkovsky
Co-Chair, Libraries and Museums Technology Working Group, Immersive Education Initiative



     
      
Jerome Yavarkovsky was University Librarian at Boston College from 1995 to 2008. Prior to that, he was Director of the New York State Library in Albany for ten years, the only state library member of the Association of Research Libraries. He has an additional seventeen years of university library administrative experience, mostly at Columbia University as Systems Librarian and Assistant Director of Libraries for Planning, but also as Dean of Libraries at Adelphi University. In total, he has been in management positions in large academic research libraries for more than thirty years. In 2004, he was the recipient of the Hugh C. Atkinson Memorial Award of the American Library Association for his leadership and innovation in librarianship.

Immersive Education Initiative's First Research Summit will be at Teachers College, Columbia University in 2014. For further information contact Dr. Saadia Khan, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Psychology and Education, and Chair iED NY Chapter at Khan2@tc.columbia.edu.

Immersive Education Initiative Boston Summit 2013 in Massachusetts

 

Chair iED NY Chapter - Dr. S. Khan


iED Director Aaron E. Walsh


iED Governors at the 2013 Boston Summit. Back (from left): Aaron Walsh, Dr. R. Gilbert, Dr. Christian Gutl, Pasi Mattila, Rich White. Front (from left): Colin Wood, Dr. Diane Ketelhut, Dr. S. Khan, Dr. Liane Tarouco, Dan Green.


Dr. Jeffrey Jacobson


Dr. Khan and Dr. Lee Taylor-Nelms


University of New Mexico ARTSLab
Jane CraytonARTSLab


Dr. C. Gutl, B. Bradshaw, Dr. Khan, and Melissa Carrillo (iED Governor)

 

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