1st "Virtual Reality as a Transformative Technology to Develop Empathy" Conference.
By the "empathic Reactive MediaLab Coalition" (eRMLab Coalition).

Featured Speakers

avatar for Álvaro Guirao

Álvaro Guirao

Optimal XR AG & empathic Reactive Media Lab
Founder & CEO
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José María Poveda MD, PhD.

Phenomenologist. Department of Psychopathology. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM)
avatar for Mel Slater, PhD.

Mel Slater, PhD.

Experimental Virtual Environments for Neuroscience and Technology (eventLAB). Universidad de Barcelona (UB)
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Lynda Joy Gerry

Multisensory and Augmented Cognition Labs (Aalborg University)
PhD. Student Researching Embodied Simulations and Neuroplasticity
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Carl H. Smith

Perceptual Technologies and Context Engineering. Learning Technology Research Centre (LTRC)
Principal Research Fellow and Director
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Marie-Laure Cazin

Enactive Virtuality Research Group (Tallin University)
EEG-driven Neuro-Interactive Filmmaker
avatar for Cristina López Barrio

Cristina López Barrio

Finalist 2017 at Planeta Awards (biggest Literature prize in Spain)
Prolific Author
avatar for Jorge Esteban Blein, PhD.

Jorge Esteban Blein, PhD.

Optimal XR. Narrative Storytelling for VR
Creative Director
avatar for Victoria Grace

Victoria Grace

Muvik Labs. Physiological Audio and Biometrics for VR
Founder and CEO
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Alexander Silva Lopera

Neurons Inc. Neuromarketing for VR
avatar for Gonzalo García

Gonzalo García

Estudio Future. Reactive Storytelling for VR
Screenwriter and Game Designer
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Fabien Bourban

MindMaze. Biosignal and Emotional Detection for VR
Software Engineer
avatar for Ángeles Manjarrés, PhD.

Ángeles Manjarrés, PhD.

Artificial Intelligence for Human Development. Universidad Nacional Educación a Distancia (UNED)
avatar for Alejandro Sacristán

Alejandro Sacristán

ArtFutura. Digital Art for VR
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Mickra Hamilton

United States Air Force Reserves. Apeiron’s Psychoacoustics
Colonel and Human Performance Subject Matter Expert
avatar for Miguel Ángel Tobías

Miguel Ángel Tobías

Founder and CEO. Producer and Film Director.
avatar for Shengwei Zhao

Shengwei Zhao

WWLD Tech. China Emerging Lyfestyle
Co-Founder and CEO
avatar for Vicenta Mestre Escrivá, PhD.

Vicenta Mestre Escrivá, PhD.

Intersubjective Relational Index (IRI) Empathy Measurement Expert. Universidad de Valencia
avatar for Juan Antonio Vargas Núñez MD, PhD.

Juan Antonio Vargas Núñez MD, PhD.

School of Medicine. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM)
avatar for Javier Ortega García, PhD.

Javier Ortega García, PhD.

Biometrics and Data Pattern Analytics (BiDA Lab). Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM)
Vice-Rector of Innovation, Transfer and Technology


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Carlos Peña González

Optimal XR AG
Former Senior VR Developer
avatar for Ramiro Jordán, PhD.

Ramiro Jordán, PhD.

World Education Engineering Forum (Peace Engineering). Global Innovation Network for Entrepreneurship and Technology (GINET)
avatar for Jesús Poveda MD, PhD.

Jesús Poveda MD, PhD.

Department of Psychiatry. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM)
avatar for Jesús Rodríguez Lastra MD, PhD.

Jesús Rodríguez Lastra MD, PhD.

Physiology Department. Universidad La Habana (UH)
avatar for Ramón Carballo MD, PhD.

Ramón Carballo MD, PhD.

Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP) and VR.
avatar for Petra Pappová, PhD.

Petra Pappová, PhD.

Department of Aesthetics and Spanish Literature. Constantine The Philosopher University (UKF)
avatar for Álex Rebolledo

Álex Rebolledo

iMotions. VR and Biometrics.
Emerging Markets
avatar for Isabel Salama

Isabel Salama

Differential Patterns of Personality
Clinical Psychologist and Pychotherapist

Luis Miguel Samperio

Product concept designer
avatar for Luis Peña Sánchez, PhD.

Luis Peña Sánchez, PhD.

Lurtis Rules. AI Characters and Environments for VR
CEO & Co-Founder
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Mike Thomsen

iMotions. VR and Biometrics
QA, UX and Support