The Future of Technology: Metaverse (hosted by Huobi Singapore)
Join us as we unravel the mystical world of Metaverse, how it works, its applications, trends like NFTs and how you can be part of it.
What exactly is Metaverse and Non-fungible Tokens (NFTs)? With the development and integration of cutting-edge technology such as virtual reality, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things and blockchain, the world we live in is gradually changing into a digital space known as the Metaverse.
Join us as we unravel the mystical world of Metaverse, how it works, its applications, as well as popular trends in the Metaverse now. We will also be sharing interesting insights about NFTs and the various digital assets associated such as Avatar collectibles, GameFi, Crypto Art and more, using Decentraland (MANA) as one of the examples.
This educational workshop is brought to you by Huobi Academy in collaboration with Huobi Education. The workshop will be conducted in English .
Dr. Yu Jianing (George) has a PhD in Finance at the Renmin University of China and he is the President of Huobi Education (formerly known as Huobi University). He is also the Chairman of the Blockchain Committee of China Communications Industry Association (the first national blockchain association in China) and Executive Director of China Mobile Communication Federation Metaverse Industry Committee. Dr. Yu served as the Director of the Institute of Industrial Economics at the Information Center of Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, where he was instrumental in the drafting and study of wide-ranging policies. Dr. Yu is recognized as a top blockchain expert in the field and has won several awards including the prestigious Global Blockchain Leader award. He is also recognized as one of the “Top Ten Blockchain Experts in China”, and named the “Blockchain Outstanding Contributor” for 2020, “Top Ten Blockchainer of the Year in China” for 2020, ” Empowering Chinese Blockchain Industry Leaders”, “Influential Person in Industrial Blockchain”, “Outstanding Contributor in Blockchain Education” for 2020, and “The Leader of Blockchain Thinking” by China Week.
Zhang Yuan Jie holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Fudan University and a Master’s Degree from Brandeis University. Before becoming a founding member of Conflux, Yuanjie worked at Huatai-CMB Private Fund of Funds, UNC Endowment Management Company and Novus Partners in Wall Street. He has expertise in investments, capital markets and business operations.