Julie Smithson
Co-Founder MetaVRse

Julie Smithson’s personal mission is to ‘inspire and educate people to think and act in a socially, economically and environmentally responsible way’. As Founder of MetaVRse, a 3D Web Game Engine, she has been leading XR development for multiple industries and verticals for the past 6 years. She is the host of the leading podcast on XR For Learning. Julie also leads XR Collaboration, a coalition supporting human connectivity through digital presence in platforms building communication and collaboration.

As co-founder and Board Chair of XR Women, Julie helps lead a weekly event celebrating the work and lives of women in the XR industry with a mission to educate others about digital transformation.


Jun 2

01:00 PM - 01:55 PM


"MetaTr@versal: A Day in the Life" | A Play About Humanity in the Metaverse!

Terry Schussler | Deutsche Telekom AG

Christi Fenison | Cause + Christi: Immersive XR Design

Karen Alexander | MetaVRse

Alan Smithson | MetaVRse

Rolando Masís | xrmasiso

Austin "Cause" Caine | Cause + Christi: Immersive XR Design

Sophia Moshasha | VR/AR Association

Jacki Morie | All These Worlds, LLC

Daniel Dyboski-Bryant | Educators in VR

Ali Daniali | HRVSTS

Julie Smithson | MetaVRse

Christopher Lafayette | GatherVerse

Neil Trevett | Khronos Group

Dulce Baerga | Perception Grid

Damon Hernandez | SIMLAB Inc

Evo Heyning | Playable Agency

Ben Erwin | The Polys - WebXR Awards

Jun 3

03:05 PM - 03:30 PM