* Date : 2016-12-13
Virtual Reality becomes a reality! Seo Dong-il, the CEO of VoleR Creative
Experts say 2016 is the dawn of virtual reality. We meet with Seo Dong-il, the leader of VR opinions and the former Korea business manager of Facebook Oculus.
Seo Dong-il was the sole Korean co-founder of Oculus VR, which Facebook acquired for $2 billion dollars. Soon, he became the Korea business manager of Oculus VR. However, after working for a year, he gave up a stable job with a high salary and decided to start up a new company.
He formed a VR game start-up called VoleR Creative as his goal was to combine VR and artificial intelligence (AI) and create contents to comfort lonely people.
Seo Dong-il calls himself a dreamer. He said "I believe it's an old value to select jobs depending on stability and high salaries. I did not choose salaries, but decided to fulfill my life and my dreams."
Seo Dong-il shows his passion as he predicts the reality of how the VR era is the next generation platform, and he tells us about his days as the co-founder of Oculus VR, as well as his new challenges.