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March Meetup - Using VR to create Social Empathy

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New England Medical Innovation Center (NEMIC) Event Space

116 Chestnut Street

Providence, RI 02903

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Join Rhode Island Virtual Reality (RIVR), for our March Event to learn more about the Rhode Island Vegan Awareness and how they utilize a variety of technology including iAnimal virtual reality.

The iAnimal virtual reality experience is a project developed by Animal Equality. "Animal Equality has pioneered a cutting-edge experience in animal protection. iAnimal is a virtual reality project that creates a 360 degree, immersive experience." We will share with you why we believe virtual reality can help make a person more empathetic and compassionate towards animals.

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Rhode Island Vegan Awareness is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to advocating veganism for a more peaceful and just world for all life. Our educational programs focus on the benefits of a vegan lifestyle for animals, our planet and personal health.

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Addition Note: Upon arrival please press the NEMIC buzzer to be let in.

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Agenda:
5:30pm - 6:00pm Sign-In + Demonstrations
6:00pm - 6:20pm Introductions + Speaking (Laura Barlow, Rhode Island Vegan Awareness President)
6:20pm-6:30pm Q&A
6:30pm-7:30pm Social Time

Come as you are. We gather to learn and connect with each other, problem solve and brainstorm, drink and eat.
We're looking forward to meeting you!

These meetups are free and open to the public.

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New England Medical Innovation Center (NEMIC) Event Space

116 Chestnut Street

Providence, RI 02903

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