79. Startup West podcast: Dr Paola Magni – CSI VR

Startup West 79 - Dr Paola Magni
Dr Magni can teach crime solving using VR... CSI VR!

Danelle and Brodie talk with Dr Paola Magni, forensic scientist and senior lecturer at Murdoch University.

Originally from Turin, Italy, a centre of criminology, award-winning researcher Dr Magni has pioneered crime scene investigations (CSI) using virtual reality (VR), with her CSI VR project in Western Australia.

So we decided to sit down and storyboard the story, exactly like you do for a movie, and we imagined what kind of crime, what kind of people involved, what kind of weapon for the murder, and obviously it was huge, as it’s a story, the sky’s the limit…

Paola Magni

For more: paolamagni.com.au/

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This episode was recorded at Riff studios in beautiful downtown Perth, Western Australia; produced by Startup News, edited by Carmen Yee Kai Wen and brought to you thanks to support from the Spacecubed, Curtin University, RSM, the City of Perth, Dinner Twist and Tekkon.