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Board Member

With degrees in both art and computer science, Dr. Morie has 25 years experience in developing innovative techniques for rich, emotionally evocative virtual reality (VR) environments. Dr. Morie spent 13 years as a Sr. Research Scientist at USC’s Institute for Creative Technologies (ICT), which she helped found. While there, she created novel VR telehealth care activities using her deep understanding of art, computer animation and human behavior to enhance patient engagement with these programs. She also invented a unique scent delivery device - one of the first scent wearable for virtual reality.

With her company All These Worlds, LLC, she has completed virtual world projects for many clients, including NASA, the US Army, and the Center for Mindfulness at UC San Diego. She has just co-edited a new book, The Handbook of Research on the Global Impacts and Roles of Immersive Media, which includes chapters on all facets of immersive technology from avatars to new forms of cinema to how these technologies will impact us now and in the future.