Senior Software Engineer, Linden LabJim Purbrick is a software engineer at Linden Lab where he has been working on integrating the Mono virtual machine with Second Life; adding HTTP scripting support; and on web services, grid defense, and security systems.
Previously, Purbrick was an author on the Terra Nova blog, developer on the Warhammer Online and Dragon Empires MMORPGs, and was a research fellow at the Mixed Reality Lab at Nottingham University where he worked with Blast Theory on mixed reality games and contributed to the development of the MASSIVE-3 networked virtual reality platform as part of his Ph.D. research.
- Session: Open Source and Second Life
- Keynote: Q&A
- Keynote: The Creation Engine: Collaboration, Community and a Creative Commons in Second Life