Immersion, Imagination & Innovation

Christopher Stapleton
2014 Proceedings of the 2nd ACM International Workshop on Immersive Media Experiences - ImmersiveMe '14  
The application of immersion to awaken human potential through innovative experience design is dependent upon one's ability to spark the imagination. Our keynote speaker shares his journey of exploring how the diverse application of interactive entertainment techniques can define new innovations in life transformative simulations. Using the interplay of story, play and game, his design research showcases examples of how stimulating the imagination can enhance military training for the US Army,
more » ... g for the US Army, informal education for NASA, medical imaging for ER surgeons, teacher training in Urban classrooms, experiential marketing in shopping malls as well as cognitive rehabilitation in therapy clinics.
doi:10.1145/2660579.2660580 dblp:conf/mm/Stapleton14 fatcat:4hngyqfpsbf4rnznfpawsp2pnu