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Thursday, June 10 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Featured Plenary Speaker: Professor Andy Miah - Ethical XR: Designing a moral foundation for a Phygital Future

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This presentation advances a moral foundation to XR design which takes into account the expanded digital worlds in which people operate, the need to retain aspects of the physical world that underpin social experiences, and the prioritisation of a deep connection with the natural world that is crucial to humanity’s future. It examines examples of such design principles within a variety of contexts, from theatre to sport, and proposes that Ethical XR should be central to the development of immersive worlds.  

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Professor Andy Miah

Chair of Science Communication & Future Media, University of Salford
Professor Andy Miah, PhD (@andymiah), is Chair of Science Communication & Future Media, in the School of Science, Engineering and Environment at the University of Salford, UK, where he is also the Ethics Champion for the Artificial Intelligence Foundry. His research focuses on examining the ethical, social, and cul... Read More →


Thursday June 10, 2021 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
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