- Why the Metaverse is important to the global economy?
- What fundamental definitions, concepts, and technologies are driving adoption, e.g., Metaverse, NFTs, Web3, minting, blockchains, digital twins, cryptocurrencies, wallets and DAOs?
- What types of problems are being solved by Metaverse applications, e.g., marketing, public relations, human resources, finance, secure data storage?
- Why is NY uniquely positioned in this world?
Metaverse Boot Camp: Day 1 - October 7
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
An introductory and global perspective (Marc Beckman and Liz Haas)
11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Metaverse Boot Camp: Day 2 - October 14
9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Digital Artwork in the Metaverse:
What legal issues are at the intersection of business and law? An in-depth examination of how brands have been interacting in the Metaverse, such as Hermes, Nike, StockX, NBA Topshop, and Bored Ape Yacht Club (Sherry Wallach Levin, President, New York State Bar Association ; Alfred David Steiner, Meister & Steiner PLLC; Moderator: Marc Beckman,)
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Sports and the Metaverse:
How does the Metaverse shift the relationship between fans, leagues, and corporate sponsors. (Dave Lehanski, EVP Business Development & Innovation, NHL; Shelly Palmer, CEO, The Palmer Group; Keith Wachtel, Chief Business Officer & EVP Global Partnerships, NHL; Moderator: Marc Beckman)