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Metaverse for Good - Prize Competitions to Drive the UN Sustainability Goals

Oct 21

13:50 - 14:15

Description

This session continues a discussion that started on awe.live that features examples of incredible use-cases emerging for how “immersive and experiential” technologies are providing new capabilities to help build education, awareness, and empathy around the major challenges facing humanity.

Highlights will include three specific initiatives driving SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals), positive impact and how XR will help create a “Metaverse for Good.” Ori Inbar, Co-Founder of AWE, and Marcus Shingles, CEO of Exponential Destiny (a 501c3 non-profit that is primarily led by youth from under-served communities), will also share two global prize competitions: AWE’s Climate Change Challenge and ExpoD’s “Metaverse for SDG Global Prize & VR Competition,” recently launched with the support of the UN’s ITU agency. Both competitions will give the entire AWE community an opportunity to participate and get involved!

Speakers

XR Thought-Leader , AEC
Founder , Exponential Destiny
Chief Design Officer , Exponential Destiny

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