Presentation

Building the Open Metaverse: Part II
Event Type
Course
Presentation Types
In Person
Interest Areas
Gaming & Interactive
New Technologies
Recordings
This session WILL be recorded.
Registration Categories
Full Conference Supporter
Full Conference
Exhibitor Additional Full Conference
Exhibitor Full Conference
Keywords
Metaverse
TimeWednesday, 10 August 20222:15pm - 5pm PDT
LocationWest Building, Room 211-214
DescriptionA no-hype introduction to the concepts and building blocks for the open metaverse, covering the current state and potential future directions, including 3D-first computing, interoperability, game engine ecosystems, the evolution of content creation, scaling users and worlds, and interoperability. The themes of openness and collaboration are woven throughout all topics.
Prerequisites Builders from all backgrounds, including software developers, technical artists, product managers, and managers, who want to learn about the metaverse beyond the hype with an emphasis on technical topics in graphics and interoperability that are fundamental to an open metaverse.
Intended Audience Basic knowledge of computer graphics, software development, and 3D formats will be helpful for attendees. Bonus if attendees have hands-on experience with any game engines, content creation tools, or playing any metaverse games such as Fortnite or Roblox.