" For the world to smoothly progress to the next century, the global education system needs to move its focus from standardized testing to true learning"
YIDAN PRIZE SUMMIT 2018
10 december 2018 hongkong
As China President at HTC, Mr Alvin GRAYLIN leads all aspects of the Vive/VR and the Smartphone businesses in the region. He is also currently Vice-Chairman of the Industry of Virtual Reality Alliance ) with 300+ company members, President of the US$18 billion Virtual Reality Venture Capital Alliance and oversees the Vive X VR Accelerators in Beijing, Shenzhen and Tel Aviv.
Mr GRAYLIN has over two dozen years of business management experience in the tech industry, including 18 years in Greater China. Prior to HTC, he was a serial entrepreneur, having founded four venture-backed startups in the mobile and internet spaces, covering mobile social, AD tech, search, big data and digital media. Additionally, he has held US$100+ million P&L roles at a number of public companies.
Mr GRAYLIN was born in China and educated in the US. He received his MS in computer science from MIT, MBA from MIT' s Sloan School of Management and BS in electrical engineering from the University of Washington, where he had specialized in VR and AI over two decades ago. Mr GRAYLIN is fluent in English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.
" Applying VR/AR technology to the education process at all levels will enable students around the world to easily access the best educators on the planet, enabled deep understanding of complex content at an earlier age, and bring out the inner drive for learning out of every child."
" By combining XR with AI, every child has the potential to have custom learning programs tailored to each individual ensuring optimal learning and sustained interest."