Using VR simulations to create climate empathy - Jennifer Ballen

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In this video,  MBA student Jennifer Ballen discusses her move from Wall Street to MIT and her role as a climate leader.

Jennifer explains how Before It’s Too Late, the company she co-founded, uses multi-participant virtual reality simulations to help people empathize with the climate change problem.



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Jennifer, very happy to see

Jennifer, very happy to see your project piloting here in South Florida.
Yes, the stakeholders here are certainly acutely aware of the climate change issues affecting our region and their potential future impact. The VR approach to climate empathy-building is quite clever. I look forward to seeing its impact.