Daily Archives: October 11, 2007

Chris Nuttall

Virtual_worlds_conference San Jose: The hottest discussion on the second and final day of the Virtual Worlds Conference here involved the founders of several virtual worlds debating where the platforms would go next.

The “Visionary Panel” comprised Raph Koster, president of Areae and founder of Metaplace.com, Hui Xu, founder of China’s HiPiHi and (left to right in the photo) Michael Wilson, chief executive of Makena Technologies (There.com), Stephen Lawler, general manager of Microsoft’s Virtual Earth, Chris Klaus, founder of Kaneva and Corey Bridges, co-founder of the Multiverse Network