DUBAI: The inaugural Dubai Metaverse Assembly will bring together over 300 regional and international experts to explore the potential applications of the Metaverse and its impact on humanity on September 28th and 29th at the Dubai Future Museum discuss about.
Organized by the Dubai Future Foundation (DFF) and under the auspices of Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, this two-day global event will bring together experiences and key sectors such as: delve deeper into Aviation, Logistics, Retail, Education, Healthcare.
National and international experts will also discuss the state of global readiness for the Metaverse and how the Metaverse can improve services and improve people’s quality of life.
I have a pressing question about the metaverse. Many people don’t understand how it works and how it can change the world. To get a preview of the upcoming Dubai Metaverse Assembly, Gulf News spoke with Hamad, Director of the Dubai Metaverse Assembly, Al-He Sirawi, on Dubai’s role in promoting understanding of the Metaverse and its applications. I also shared some insights about
Below is an excerpt from an interview with Al-Sirawi.
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“This event will explore how this transformative technology can be deployed across critical sectors to create a better future and quality of life for humanity.
What is the Metaverse?
The Metaverse is an online 3D virtual universe that connects users in nearly every aspect of their lives. Like the Internet with its various websites, it connects multiple platforms and makes them accessible through a single portal.
The Metaverse doesn’t exist in full yet, but it’s being called a future iteration of the internet that allows users to work, meet, game and socialize in these 3D virtual spaces through their avatars.
A simple example of the metaverse is an online network game where players all over the world play the same game.
“The announcement of the Dubai Metaverse Assembly follows the launch of the Dubai Metaverse Strategy. It aims to strengthen Dubai’s position as the world capital of the global transformation and digital economy.
“Experts believe the Metaverse will allow humanity to redefine the way they do business. You have to get a lot out of perspective.
“The Metaverse can provide a shared environment and economy for everyone, regardless of location. People around the world can be connected like never before.
“Nearly every sector will benefit from Metaverse technologies. These technologies will lead to future smart societies, digital government services, improved surveys and research, improved consumer experiences, enhanced e-learning tools, and Paving the way for professional training, these are just a handful of realms that can be transformed by the immersive world of the Metaverse.
“Economic opportunities are equally important. Creates promising opportunities for widespread use.
What to expect at the Dubai Metaverse Assembly
“The Congress program includes three main tracks: Educate, Inspire and Contribute. The Educate track will consist of in-depth keynotes and panels on the Metaverse. , a closed workshop on the contribution track.
Topics include the future of gaming, the future of nations, the role of government, and building the backbone of Web 3.0 technologies. Speakers include the world’s leading experts, futurists, and innovators (individuals from leading organizations such as the World Economic Forum, Meta, Mastercard, Binance, Accenture, SandBox, Polygon, and more). They are all pioneers of this momentous technological revolution.
Dubai’s role in the evolution of the Metaverse
“Dubai is well positioned to discuss the Metaverse and lay the groundwork to harness its full potential. , aims to be the global hub of the Metaverse community.
“The strategy aims to build on Dubai’s achievements in attracting more than 1,000 businesses operating in blockchain and the metaverse. , which will further revitalize Dubai’s economy and support the UAE government’s vision to increase the number of blockchain companies fivefold as part of its efforts to build a digital economy.
“The United Arab Emirates is already home to around 1,000 companies active in blockchain and the metaverse. Dubai is at the heart of this ecosystem and continues to provide an environment in which companies in this space can thrive. increase.”