Vinay Narayan
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Vinay Narayan

“Technology is just a tool. People will always be the center of innovation.”

Visionary Product Leader in Virtual and Augmented Reality (XR), and AI

Expertise In:

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  • Augmented Reality
  • Information Technology
  • Virtual Reality
  • XR (Extended Reality)

Audience & Industry

  • Board Meetings and Executive Briefings
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Corporations
  • Associations
  • The Health Care Industry

As visionary product strategy leader for HTC VIVE, Narayan makes the case for a future compatible with new technologies. He provides the on-the-ground view of where technology is going and its future for human interaction. 

Vinay Narayan serves as Vice President of Platform Strategy and Developer Community for HTC, overseeing the company’s platform approach to ensure VIVE is creating the most robust ecosystem for its consumer and commercial partners. In his role, he also manages and grows strategic relationships to bring best in class products and solutions to the market. Additionally, he leads efforts to create and foster a community of developer partners who are passionate about XR and strives to create a path of profitability for the entire industry.
Actively involved in the development and expansion of the XR ecosystem as both a frequent speaker and sounding board for the community, Narayan has delivered addresses all over the world, including the VR/AR Global Summit, Game Developers Conference, and ATD's TechKnowledge. Dynamic and insightful, he serves as a board member and adviser to a host of emerging technology companies, associations, and institutions. Narayan is also currently the President for VRARA Seattle, Mentor for Techstars, Adviser for Commotion Incubator, and serving Board of Advisors for Washington Technology Industry Association.

Why Book Vinay Narayan for Your Event

Many people can talk about the future of technology but fewer can boast that they have also developed it. What makes Narayan unique is his understanding of the customer -- certainly in creating XR -- virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) -- experiences but also his adept insights into artificial intelligence (AI) and content distribution in ways that seek to serve humanity's aims. After hearing Narayan, audiences are sure to walk away knowing a lot more about what's really happening in tech -- and the myriad of ways it will enhance human potential in the future.  

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XR: Unlocking the Human Potential

As we enter the next wave of emerging technologies, there is a misconception that these tools will replace people. On the contrary, AI, 5G, Cloud, IOT and XR will usher in a new era: Immersive Transformation, creating a people-first approach to technology. XR will enable natural and engaging interactions, reduce cognitive load and enable collaborative behaviors with intuitive interfaces.