Patrice Bouvier received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the Université Paris-Est, France, in 2009. His research focuses on the user experience during a mediated activity (technological and social): 1) Sense of presence in virtual reality during his Ph.D. 2) Engagement and engaged-behaviours in entertaining or learning games during his post-doc at the LIRIS Laboratory (Université de Lyon, France).rnSince September 2014 he is Head of Research, Development & Innovation at XIWEN studio.
XIWEN studio, digital and immersive experience designer.rnrnXIWEN studio designs and creates digital and physical projects such as video games, virtual reality and escape games. Our objective is to impart knowledge and skills, to amaze or to entertain through an immersive, playful and engaging experience. We leverage the properties of entertainment such as aesthetics, narrative and interactivity to arouse a wide range of emotions. Combined with our R&D policy, this allows us to highlight the content of our customers and partners through vivid, effective and meaningful activities. XIWEN means in Chinese "connecting cultures": it is our ambition.rn