Conversations on Presence. Mel Slater.

Mel Slater has been an ICREA Research Professor at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya since January 2006. He is also the founder of the Virtual Environments and Computer Graphics group in the Department of Computer Science, University College London.

His major research interest is in helping to find out what makes virtual reality work for people - in the sense that they can engage with one another in virtual environments, and also interact with virtual characters.

Interview carried out by Leo Ruffini of Starlab with Elem3ntal Creative Lab.

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