VR: Beyond Virtual Field Trips to Building Empathy

Recording: VR: Beyond Virtual Field Trips to Building Empathy, Date TBA

Speakers

Monica Ares

Facebook

Sandra Rodriguez

MIT

Tina Tran

Oculus

Virtual Reality has enabled students to experience trips across the world and into space. While these experiences broaden students' horizons, how can we dive deeper and impact student behavior? Can empathy-building VR apps contribute to the development of global citizens? Join our panel to discuss the merits and potential challenges of building empathy in virtual worlds.

[Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.]

Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Track: VR/AR
Level: Basic Understanding