Palmer Luckey is the founder of Oculus VR and inventor of the Oculus Rift, a consumer virtual reality headset. Prior to starting Oculus VR, Palmer attended California State University and worked as an engineer at the Mixed Reality Lab at the Institute for Creative Technologies focusing on developing cost-effective virtual reality.
Danny Lopez is the COO of Blippar, a visual discovery platform that uses augmented reality and artificial intelligence through smartphones and wearables. As COO, Danny oversees Blippar's global operations, commercial delivery and strategic planning at a time of ambitious growth. He is also the Non Executive Director of Innovate Finance, an independent membership association that represents the UK’s global FinTech community.
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The panel discussed the qualities of ideal leadership and how diversity can be attained for a better functioning workplace. This diversity starts with the understanding that the tech industry’s influence has expanded far beyond tech-related mediums.