Join techUK as we explore metaverse and web 3.0 technologies.
In this event, we will explore the business opportunities that will be unlocked by the convergence of web 3.0 and Metaverse technologies. From blockchain technologies that enable data ownership and peer-to-peer transactions, building immersive worlds in which we can socialise and collaborate, and the emergence of a digital asset economy, where virtual goods and experiences are tokenised, attendees will learn how these technologies will interact to spark innovative business models and new opportunities across sectors including retail, gaming and more.
This is your chance to begin preparing for this seismic shift in how customers and businesses perceive, engage and unlock opportunities online.
In addition to a networking session, there will also be a technology demo area in which companies at the forefront of metaverse technologies will provide in-person demonstrations for attendees.
You can find the featured speakers and event agenda below.
A full schedule of speakers will be announced in due course.
|13:10-13:30||Presentation: Redefining the metaverse and web 3.0|
|13:30-14:15||Panel: How do we build the metaverse and what are the technologies that underpin it? (moderator: Prakash Kerai, Partner at Shoosmiths)|
|14:15-15:00||Networking break and technology demos|
1. Presentation: Regulating the metaverse (Sam Tyfield, Partner at Shoosmiths)
2. Panel: Developing a business strategy for the metaverse
3. Panel: Gaming in the metaverse (moderator: Rory Daniels, Programme Manager for Emerging Technologies at techUK)
|16:30-17:30||Network and showcase|
In January 2024, techUK will launch a new area of activity on emerging gaming technologies.
This will kick off with our Industries of the Future: Gaming webinar on 10 January.
Reach out to [email protected] to express an interest in attending or contributing.
Interested in ethical web 3.0 and metaverse development?
Click here to read the insights on these topics, plus other emerging technologies, featured in techUK's recent Supercharging Innovation Week 2023.
Want to learn more about techUK's work on metaverse technologies?
Click here to visit our Metaverse page and view a collection of insights, webinars, news and events which explore the topic through an industry lens.
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