Shawn is the CEO and co-founder of Looking Glass Factory, a Brooklyn and Hong Kong-based startup that is advancing interactive lightfield interfaces that do not require VR or AR headgear.
Prior to Looking Glass Factory, over the past decade Shawn co-invented new technologies in the fields of green packaging, solar water disinfection, small-scale solar power, non-turbine wind power generation, and volumetric printing. For this work, he has been awarded the Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Award, noted as one of the ‘20 Best Brains Under 40’ by Discover Magazine, and listed on Inc Magazine’s ’30 Under 30’.
Shawn has his B.S. in Physics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.