Lectures

Jeremy Bailenson – Experience on Demand | UW Reality Lab Lectures

Jeremy Bailenson – Experience on Demand | UW Reality Lab Lectures

With well-crafted simulations, these experiences, which are so immersive that the brain believes they’re real, are already widely available with a VR headset and will only become more accessible and commonplace. But how does this new medium affect its users, and does it have a future beyond fantasy and escapism? read more…

Detecting Mindstate and Emotion | mediaX

Detecting Mindstate and Emotion | mediaX

From the April 29th 2014, mediaX2015 Conference, “Well-being & Productivity in a Globally Connected World“, Jeremy Bailenson, Stanford Communication, Virtual Human Interaction Lab showcases his research using VR to help create new mindstates.

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What Virtual Reality Is, How It Works, and What It Can Do | Samsung Forum

What Virtual Reality Is, How It Works, and What It Can Do | Samsung Forum

Jeremy Bailenson, founding director of Stanford University’s Virtual Human Interaction Lab, covers insights on VR from his new book, “Experience on Demand,” about how VR can be put to use – not to distance ourselves from reality, but to enrich our lives and influence us to treat others, the environment, and even ourselves better.

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Experience on Demand | Talks at Google

Experience on Demand | Talks at Google

With well-crafted simulations, virtual experiences, which are so immersive that the brain believes they’re real, are already widely available with a VR headset and will only become more accessible and commonplace. But how does this new medium affect its users, and does it have a future beyond fantasy and escapism? Talk given by Jeremy Bailenson. read more…

Can VR help create empathy around climate change? | TED

Can VR help create empathy around climate change? | TED

As climate change continues to destroy our oceans, ecosystem and wildlife, VR could be a powerful tool to create empathy and drive action. Jeremy Bailenson, founding director of Stanford’s Virtual Human Interaction Lab, demos his VR climate change simulator that takes users on a journey through dying coral reefs and more. read more…

The Trials and Tribulations of Narrative in VR | mediaX

The Trials and Tribulations of Narrative in VR | mediaX

From the October 24th mediaX Sensing and Tracking for 3D Narratives Conference, Jeremy Bailenson looks at the Ocean Acidification Project that allows users to stand in heavy traffic and follow carbon dioxide molecules from car tailpipes to the sea, where they are absorbed. read more…