Margaret Levi, director of the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences for “having laid the foundations of our understanding of why citizens accept state coercion, by combining theoretical acumen and historical knowledge.”
On March 12, 2019 mediaX welcomed President Carlos Alvarado and his delegation from Costa Rica to discuss the use of VR and XR in their country. the visit included a tour and demo inside the VHIL Lab on campus.
Join us April 25th from 9a-4p as we address the topic of Digital Communities and the Augmented Human Experience and look at questions like What is “community” and How will information technologies enhance the human experience of community?
April 25, 2019
The #mediaX2019 Conference: Digital Communities and the Augmented Human Experience will bring together Stanford scholars and industry partners to dive into what builds community in 2019 and beyond.
February 12, 2019
This mediaX Roundtable looks at how the questions we ask and study in the next 2 years will significantly impact new opportunities in content, usability, standards, and business models across application areas in health, business, entertainment, and education.
mediaX Thought Leaders Roy Pea, Jeremy Bailenson and Fiorenza Micheli have gone into a variety of educational settings, including high school classrooms, to test the impact on awareness and understanding of ocean acidification.
From The Theme LEARNING AND TRAINING WHAT IF What if computers could leverage the power of narrative to change what people believe and do? WHAT WE SET OUT TO DO We set out to investigate how computers can weave together sequences of interactivity and narrative (what we call “WIN”) to produce an impact more powerful […]
From The Theme KNOWLEDGE WORKER PRODUCTIVITY WHAT IF What if we could improve productivity and learning by using software tools as a coach to help users be effective in self-directed online settings? WHAT WE SET OUT TO DO As an initial proof-of-concept research project, we set out to conduct the first ever large-scale experimental study […]
From The Theme SOCIAL AND COMPUTING SCIENCES WHAT IF? What if we could better understand how computers (including handheld computers and mobile phones) might use principles of behaviorism to influence people and change their behavior? WHAT WE SET OUT TO DO We set out to enhance investigations in two areas: (1) persuasion through mobile devices […]