The community originated out of the shared curiosity of a group of individuals who want to understand the impact of blockchain as a technology beyond just bitcoin. Not only just understand, we also want to help evangelize and educate community members about blockchain. Our aim is to directly help build startups that tackle problems of today’s world through the distributed ledger technology. All of us believe the internet of everything needs a ledger of everything to eliminate the trust deficit that hampers broker-less transactions.
Initialize Metaverse is a 6 months virtual conference being organized in collaboration with Draper Dragon Fund and Polygon as Ecosystem Partners.
The conference will ingeniously explore the evolution of existing fields of work in DeFi, NFTs, DAOs, Identity & GameFi, all focused on their contribution to the Metaverse. It aims to locate amazing startups or products on the global metaverse map.
With Jack Dorsey dropping the buzzword “Web5” recently and a number of companies jumping into the NFT bandwagon, there is one thing that everyone is concerned about, “Privacy.”
Privacy Bytes is going to be about understanding privacy in the world of Metaverse and if Web5 is actually going to be a game-changer (as it claims to be!) in the privacy first world.
Agenda for the meetup:
5:00-5:10: Welcome Session
5:10-5:30: Talk on ‘Will Web5 be a game changer in the privacy-first world?’ by Irfan Khan, Co-Founder & CEO, Hypersign
5:30-6:10: Panel discussion on ‘Come the Metaverse, can privacy exist?’
Speakers for the panel:
1. Vikram Anand Bhushan, Co-Founder & CTO of Hypersign
2. Mohan Kuldeep Ponnada, Co-Founder & CEO of Metapolis
3. Mayur Relekar, Founder of Arcana
4. Preetam Rao, Co-Founder & CEO of QuillHash
5. Prakhar Sharma, Co-Founder of Metasky