Fotis Aisopos, Athanasios Papaoikonomou, Magdalini Kardara, Philipp Senger, Roman Klinger, Athanasios Papaoikonomou, Magdalini Kardara, Konstantinos Tserpes, Michael Gardner, Theodora Varvarigou


Recently, there has been an increase of interest in the social impact of virtual reality technologies, as virtual worlds experienced an increase of their popularity in various social groups (teenagers, businesses). The growing trend for people to spend more time in suchlike virtual spaces implies a demand for intelligent virtual environments, that could mimic the real world as a simulation and provide functionalities and tools for behaviour analysis and adaptation to user preferences. Within the context of e-government, this paper presents the ongoing project +Spaces, which is developing a range of virtual environment tools. The platform architecture is presented and technical challenges involved in creating intelligent virtual spaces for e-government as well as draft policies to be used in role-playing simulations are discussed.


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Aisopos F., Papaoikonomou A., Kardara M., Senger P., Klinger R., Papaoikonomou A., Kardara M., Tserpes K., Gardner M. and Varvarigou T. (2012). E-GOVERNMENT AND POLICY SIMULATION IN INTELLIGENT VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENTS . In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 1: WEBIST, ISBN 978-989-8565-08-2, pages 129-135. DOI: 10.5220/0003935701290135

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author={Fotis Aisopos and Athanasios Papaoikonomou and Magdalini Kardara and Philipp Senger and Roman Klinger and Athanasios Papaoikonomou and Magdalini Kardara and Konstantinos Tserpes and Michael Gardner and Theodora Varvarigou},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 1: WEBIST,},

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JO - Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies - Volume 1: WEBIST,
SN - 978-989-8565-08-2
AU - Aisopos F.
AU - Papaoikonomou A.
AU - Kardara M.
AU - Senger P.
AU - Klinger R.
AU - Papaoikonomou A.
AU - Kardara M.
AU - Tserpes K.
AU - Gardner M.
AU - Varvarigou T.
PY - 2012
SP - 129
EP - 135
DO - 10.5220/0003935701290135