Michael Casale: Neuroscience & Immersive Workplace Training

Educators in VR Workshop


Michael Casale will talk about the effect of 'science-based principles of learning and how to incorporate them into immersive technologies for workplace training and education. He will also explore how they are using new analytic insights to drive insights around learning behaviors.

Dr. Michael Casale is a cognitive neuroscientist whose research is focused on understanding the biological underpinnings of learning and memory. His research is aimed at understanding how best optimize training for a variety of learning situations as well as understanding how to optimize training in order to ensure maximum benefit to the learner. He has also led multi-year / multi-million dollar research projects aimed at understanding how virtual technologies can be used to facilitate the effectiveness of behavioral therapy and the brain basis underlying such processes.

His work has been published dozens of times in notable peer-reviewed journals such as Memory & Cognition and the Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. At STRIVR, Dr. Casale is able to blend his academic and applied research expertise to help develop training methodologies that optimize performance using immersive technologies as well as new analytic techniques in order to gain new insight into learner behaviors.

For more information on Michael Casale, visit his company
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