VP of Viveport VR
Bjorn Laurin serves as the Associate Vice President of Viveport and apps for HTC Vive, and to that role he brings more than a decade of VR, web, mobile, and social networking industry experience. Prior to joining HTC Vive, Bjorn held several high-level management positions at Linden Lab, MySpace and Yahoo!. His previous roles include VP and General Manager of Mobile at Myspace, VP of Product for Linden Lab, and VP of Product for if(we).
Before that, he was Director of Mobile for Yahoo!, where he launched the company’s first mobile advertising solution in the Americas, Asia Pacific, and Europe. Bjorn studied Economics and Social Geography at the Universities of Uppsala and Stockholm, Sweden.
The next generation of VR/AR will provide a dramatically more rich and immersive way to interact with each other using avatars. How will we get there and what can we expect to find? Great questions! Hear none other than HTC Viveport's expert on the subject of virtual identity as he gives us a sneak peak into what HTC has in store for us.