ANDRÉ LAUZON

ANDRÉ LAUZON

Country: Canada
Program: VR SALON
Workshop: The medium of VR: why you should (almost) forget everything you know when making VR

Link: Linkedin Free Event
André definitely has a unique blend of professional experiences in screen-based entertainment. He produced over 500 half-hour of successful and critically acclaimed Children’s TV shows for a top tier Canadian production company, Zone 3. Executive producer and co-head of Electronic Arts Mobile studio in Montreal, he oversaw the development of mobile games for internationally reaching brands such as Scrabble, Rock Band, Risk, Clue, Fight Night and SimCity.

As worldwide leader of EA’s business unit of Tetris, he led the famous brand to the no.1 position in 62 countries on iOS Top Paid Apps. As Head of the Digital Studio at Cirque du Soleil Media he developed and produced virtual reality content. Among other distinctions, Andre won two Gemeaux, the top prize for French Canadian TV series and recently a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Interactive media for the VR experience Cirque du Soleil “Inside the Box of Kurios”.