This post originally appeared on the VR/AR Association Blog, written by this post’s author. 

Virtual reality has lots of historical parallels. It seems to align with a theory I developed about three years ago called the Law of Sevens. VR will be the next major platform shift and hardware innovation that comes along every 10 years.. always at a decade’s seventh year.

To kick off VRARA’s recent event with GoPro and the Golden State Warriors, we examined these historical evolutions and what it means for VR’s past present and future. You can see the session video in full below and stay tuned for lots more video, commentary and events.