Metaverse: A virtual reality

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Reality is out – the metaverse is in. How will Hong Kong handle this new virtual reality?

At the cross section of blockchain-backed cryptocurrencies, online gaming, as well as virtual and augmented reality, the metaverse is a sprawling but nascent space that promises plenty of possibilities.

The buzz around the metaverse, many in the city hope, will be more of a boon than a burden.

Thanks to our interviewees in this edition:

  • Magnus Alvarsson, Managing Director China and Hong Kong, Atos Information Technology Hong Kong, Ltd
  • Fabrice Bayon, HK Strategy & Impact Director, PALO IT
  • Sebastien Borget, Co-Founder and COO, The Sandbox
  • Jeremy Fetiveau, Associate Partner, Sia Partners
  • Jayne Leung, Vice President and Head of Greater China, Meta
  • Steffen Schacher, Director Applied Innovation Exchange, Capgemini
  • Kenny Toy, Managing Director, Accenture Song Greater China
  • Becky Wong, Co-Founder and COO, INDEX GAME

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