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.