I just noticed that the schedule for VW's London (Oct 08) is up http://www.virtualworldslondon.com/schedule/index.html and I'm happy to see that Intel is sending our VWs thought expert, John Hengeveld: http://www.virtualworldslondon.com/speakers/johnhengeveld.html
Kudo's to John for keeping the virtual worlds torch lit for Intel.
Afternoon Keynote - Virtual Worlds Roadmap Keynote
A cross industry team will present a framework and effort to publish virtual world case studies and descriptions of the technical and business barriers to future mass market adoption of specific virtual world applications. The session will invite the audience to contribute to virtual world industry predictions, analysis, and ideas for lowering barriers to innovation.