Jacquelyn Ford Morie
Dr Jacquelyn Ford Morie has spent 25 years researching and creating Virtual Reality (VR) to deliver meaningful, enriching personal experiences. Her work focuses on skilful combinations of multi-sensory, perceptual techniques for VR that predictably elicit emotional responses from participants. With her company All These Worlds (alltheseworldsllc.com), she has been active in social VR, creating Mindfulness applications, storytelling and stress relief experiences for veterans, soldiers and future astronauts. Dr Morie’s other research interests include use of personal avatars and how they affect our human selves. Dr Morie received her Ph.D. on the topic of Meaningful Embodied Immersive Experiences in 2007 from SmartLab at the University of East London. She is currently a Member of the Board of Directors at the Virtual World Society, and also serves as a Senior Adviser to the XPRIZE Foundation.