Alvin Graylin
Global VP of Corporate Development HTC

Mr. Graylin is the China President at HTC, leading 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 $18B 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 $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.


May 31

02:45 PM - 03:30 PM


Intersection of AI and the Metaverse: What's Next?

Amy LaMeyer | WXR Fund

Alvin Graylin | HTC

Tony Parisi | Lamina1

Kent Bye | Voices of VR Podcast

Jun 2

11:00 AM - 11:35 AM


Spatial Computing for All: A Fireside Chat with the Virtual World Society

Tom Furness | Virtual World Society

Angelina Dayton | Virtual World Society

Alvin Graylin | HTC

Linda Ricci | Consultant