Bringing the Body into the Computer: Immersive Technology
Informational & Networking Event
Wednesday, December 11
5pm – 8pm
Chatham Eastside Campus
Free parking available behind the building!
Join the WPA HIMSS Chapter and Chatham University for our annual joint event.
The speaker is Douglas North Cook, faculty member of Chatham.
There will be networking receptions before and after the program.
Admission is free.
About the Speaker: Doug is a designer, professor, and researcher focused on immersive technology, experience design, and accessibility. He is the founding faculty for the Immersive Media programs at Chatham University, lead instructor for the Immersive Design Residencies at Fallingwater, and is in production on new Virtual Reality game focused on using embodied audio as a narrative tool. To better understand embodiment in games, human ability, and the nature of play, Doug is currently exploring a variety of architectural, furniture, and technology projects that play with the changing nature of what it means to be human.