Virtual Reality and Empathy

This project is involved with research regarding how storytelling in Virtual Reality using narrative techniques can induce empathy to people and reduce their prejudice towards stigmatized groups by society.


[c] Christofi, M. & Michael-Grigoriou, D. (2017). Virtual Reality for Inducing Empathy and Reducing Prejudice Towards Stigmatized Groups: a Survey. VSMM 2017: 23rd International Conference on Virtual Systems & Multimedia. Dublin, Ireland.

[w] Christofi, M. & Michael-Grigoriou, D. (2016). The effect of the appearance of our self-representation in a virtual world on our behavior: a survey. We-Me 2016: Womenpower Symposium. Limassol, Cyprus.