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Co-founder, Kathy Bisbee, shares her vision for Community VR/XR at the Alliance for Community Media's Northwest conference in Portland, OR

Kathy Bisbee Presents on Growing the Community VR/XR Field as a Movement

The Lab’s co-founder and director, Kathy Bisbee, has been presenting at conferences about building an inclusive, accessible field for community-based VR/XR. Join us! See and read more her presentations here!  

Brookline Interactive Group (BIG), The Public VR Lab and Datavized Technologies are pleased to announce the public launch of “There’s Something in the Air” a VR data visualization experience exploring air pollution and global data over time around the globe that was presented at the United Nations Environmental Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya in December 2017.

Online Release of Data Visualization Tools in Partnership with United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Brookline Interactive Group, The Public VR Lab and Datavized Technologies

PRESS RELEASE  MAR 22, 2018 09:00 EDT (BROOKLINE, Mass., March 22, 2018) Launching March 22nd online and in virtual reality, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Brookline Interactive Group (BIG), The Public VR Lab, […]

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Upcoming Events at the Public VR Lab: March 2018

St. Patrick’s Day Hackathons on WebVR & AR at the Public VR Lab on Saturday, March 17th, 2018: Co-sponsored by Mozilla, Fasility, Boston VR  BIG, the Public VR Lab, Fasility, and the Mozilla […]

Highlight Reel: United Nations Environment Assembly

Watch our rhythmic highlight reel of our experience bringing VR to the United Nations Environment Assembly just a month ago in Nairobi, Kenya!  

New in 2018: Low-cost VR Toolkits in the Public Interest

The Public VR Lab is building a broad network for a Community VR movement that will facilitate public dialogue; provide professional training; empower community knowledge and creation of 360, virtual, […]

The Public VR Lab at the United Nations Environment Assembly

Hello from Nairobi, Kenya! Yesterday I met and interviewed Sasha Bennett, a seven-year-old Kenyan environmentalist who has planted 320 trees! @SashaBennettKEso .  She was a delight, an inspiration and so fun […]