How to reduce the implicit bias

SPACES Introduces Virtual Reality Solution for Researchers and Trainers to Address Implicit Bias

As the issue of implicit takes center stage in U.S. public-policy discussions, virtual reality startup SPACES Inc. has created an implicit bias VR program that can be used by both scientific researchers, corporate trainers and law-enforcement organizations. “VR is enabling us to understand how implicit bias affects our views of the world and the way we work and interact with others,” said SPACES CEO Shiraz Akmal. Implicit bias refers to measurable, objective attitudes and stereotypes that everyone carries. In recent months, implicit bias has become a topic of growing interest – and concern – leading to discussion of national programs to directly address it. ….[READ]