EVERETT, Wash. – Technology and media industry leaders will explore the ethical issues unfolding within emerging social virtual reality platforms at a breakfast and panel discussion titled “Ethics in 3D Spaces,” 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 3, in the Tiered Lecture Hall, room 102, at WSU Everett, 915 N. Broadway.
• Torley, a senior producer at Linden Lab (Second Life and social VR platform Sansar)
• Eva Hoerth, an emerging teach researcher rated as a top 50 virtual reality influencer on Twitter
• Di Dang, who leads the group called Emerging Tech at digital agency POP
Likely topics include privacy, identity construction and the relationship between fantasy and reality.
The event will include an open Q&A session.
The event also will be viewable via a Facebook Live stream, facebook.com/murrowcollege.
This is the second in a three-part series on “Ethics in Communication.” The presentations, sponsored by Murrow College alumna Kali Sakai, aim to educate and motivate the public to be responsible creators and consumers of media.
- Brett Atwood, clinical professor, WSU Everett Murrow College, 425-405-1771, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Lindsey Major, marketing intern, Murrow College of Communication, 817-808-6528, email@example.com