Lyr Lobo (rl: Cynthia Colongne)

Dr. Cynthia Calongne, aka Lyr Lobo, is a Professor at Colorado Technical University and CCCOnline. She taught 52 university classes held in virtual worlds and conducts virtual world research at Virtual Harmony. As a software engineer, she worked with Air Force Space Command and with the U.S. Space Foundation during the Space Shuttle Challenger crash.

A pioneer for 3D immersive education and games for change, she received the Thinkerer award at the 2017 Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education, and her team won the $25,000 Grand Prize in the Federal Virtual World Challenge for their space simulation the Mars Expedition Strategy Challenge.


Events by this speaker


05dec7:00 am7:30 amFeaturedOSSC20 Welcome / OpenSimulator 0.9.1 Features and UpdatesOS Core Developers7:00 am - 7:30 am Keynote Auditorium

06dec2:00 pm3:00 pmFeaturedCrafting Gemeinschaft for Resiliency in Times of Social DissociationPanel Discussion2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Keynote Auditorium