Emerging Tech Meetup: Can Virtual Reality Teach Empathy?

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April 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Location: Plaut Room

Are you interested in emerging technologies? Are you looking to make new friends? Visit the Library to ‘talk tech’ at this new meetup. Semi-monthly meetups will include informal, guided discussion focused on an emerging technology found in libraries, an innovate technology on the horizon, or tech featured in a TV show or film. This month’s discussion topic: Can VR teach empathy? Institutions such as Stanford, and library leaders like Tamara King, Community Relations Director of the Richland Library in Columbia, SC, are researching the relationship between virtual reality and human compassion. We will watch a video on this topic as a group and then discuss. No prior knowledge necessary,

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Please contact Kayla Del Biondo if you have any questions at 203-594-5084

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Date:
April 22
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Venue

Plaut Room
151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Phone:
2035945003