User Researcher / Research Scientist, Facebook
María is a user researcher and research scientist on the Social VR team at Facebook. Her work focuses on embodiment, social presence and social interactions in immersive virtual reality. Prior to joining Facebook she completed a PhD on the effectiveness of training in virtual environments at the Virtual Environments and Computer Graphics research group at University College London.
The panel will explore what is required for us, as a society, to not only build more inclusive and diverse virtual spaces, but also ensure that those building these new virtual worlds represent the diverse nature of the real world . The discussion will tie in with the release of a Vision For Women in VR Statement that outlines […]