Luis Miguel Samperio
Luis Miguel is a social entrepreneur, neurocinematics lab co-director and futurist consultant exploring human potential and awakening through the transformative power of immersive narrative experiences in media technologies. His vision of augmented cognition encompasses the development of emotional/relational intelligence and the alteration of perception of self in digital environments.
He is the Co-Founder and CVO of EmpaticaVR (http://www.empaticavr.com), startup with the mission to facilitate personal transformation through intersubjective experiences via interactive storytelling and transpersonal psychology. Co-Director of the ’empathic Reactive Media Lab (eRMLab)’ in the Psychology Department at ‘University Autónoma in Madrid”, focused on the progressive adaptation of media experiences based on user’s personality and emotions using biometrics, storytelling, visual arts and artificial intelligence technology. Ambassador in Spain of ‘Consciousness Hacking’ (http://www.cohack.life), global community born in Silicon Valley exploring technology as a catalyst for psychological, emotional and spiritual flourishing.
Associate Member at the ‘Society for Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image’ (http://scsmi-online.org), Luis Miguel lectures at the ‘Expert in VR Development’ Program of the ‘U-tad Digital Technology and Art University Center’ (https://www.u-tad.com) and other university programs (http://masterconscienciayser.com).
Co-Founder of the ‘Near Future Forum’ (https://futuroproximo.org) at the ‘University Politécnica in Madrid’, Luis Miguel has also been consultant at ‘Future Lighthouse’ cinematic VR studio (http://futurelighthouse.com) and at the ‘Digital Playground on the Future of Happiness’ track of the ‘World Happiness Summit’ (http://happinesssummit.world)
Luis Miguel has spoken and given lectures at numerous international events and venues such as Talent Land, Art Futura, Google Campus and BBVA Innovation Center.