Digital Dubai and Animoca Ventures Kickstart Collaboration With Exclusive Investor Workshop ‘Reports From the Future: Dubai’

Digital Dubai and Animoca Ventures Kickstart Collaboration With Exclusive Investor Workshop ‘Reports From the Future: Dubai’
James Ho

James Ho, Head of Animoca Ventures presenting investment strategy of Animoca Ventures

 Digital Dubai partnered with Animoca Ventures to co-host 'Reports from the Future : Dubai', an exclusive, invitation-only event for investors, held on 8 Feb. 2023 at the Digital Dubai Offices in Dubai Design District.

Digital Dubai is a government body established by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President & Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, in June 2021 to develop and oversee the implementation of policies and strategies that govern all matters related to Dubai's information technology, data, digital transformation, and cyber-security. 

The event forms part of a wider collaboration between Animoca Ventures and Digital Dubai to bring top-tier Web3 talent to Dubai to showcase cutting-edge technologies and to create cooperation opportunities with Dubai-based organisations, companies and investors.

The event featured global founders from leading global companies renowned for their innovation and experience with Web3. They presented to a packed room of funds and investors, a range of topics surrounding Web3 and the opportunities it brings, including Web3 Infrastructure, Metaverse Use Cases, Blockchain Gaming, the Omni-Chain Future, Open Finance, and Data Convergence. It offered participants insights into Web3 and metaverse technologies, the potential they bring, and the promising investment opportunities in the sector.

Delivering the keynote address at the workshop, Dr. Marwan Al Zarouni, Strategic Advisor at Digital Dubai, said: "Digital Dubai is entrusted with the mission to digitalize every aspect of life for people in the emirate, making their lives easier and happier with advanced technology and Digital services. To that end, we take every opportunity to explore emerging technologies and partner with entities and companies who are making strides in these sectors, with the aim of bringing startups and investors to the city and making Dubai the digital capital of the world."

"The workshop we have joined hands with Animoca Ventures to organize is a significant step towards meeting these objectives and is poised to accelerate the Digital Economy ambitions of the Dubai Economic Agenda (D33), which strives to double the size of the emirate's economy over the next decade," Dr. Al Zarouni added. "The event also helps support the ambitious Dubai Metaverse Strategy, designed to turn Dubai into one of the world's top 10 metaverse economies, as well as a global hub for the metaverse community."

For his part, James Ho, Head of Animoca Ventures, delivered the closing remarks, saying: "This workshop brought together many of the most innovative companies in Web3 and imparted the best possible information and insights to our attendees. Animoca Ventures works at the forefront of ecosystem building and investing in Web3 and the metaverse. We see these technologies as driving the future of marketing, gaming, commerce, and many other sectors."

Attendees at the workshop, comprising of investors, were taken deeper into Web3 and the role it is set to play in the future with experts from a host of companies that have made notable innovations in the field. The companies were:

LayerZero Labs - An omnichain interoperability protocol that unites decentralized applications (dapps) across disparate blockchains. 

SupraOracles - An interoperable and extensible data oracle solution enabling integration between on-chain and off-chain data.

Conductive.ai - Conductive.ai, a Web3 infrastructure company, which designed a product eliminating the friction of on-boarding users on to Web3 games and projects.

Brinc - A global tech accelerator with a strong presence in the MENA region, Brinc's platform offers a unique combination of resources for startups, corporates and venture capital investors to thrive across the entire startup lifecycle from accelerator stage to exit. 

Move.ai - Move enables motion capture in any environment using off-the-shelf cameras, mobile phones, computer vision and deep learning, greatly reducing the cost of traditional motion capture methods.

Amulet Protocol - A decentralized insurance protocol, safeguarding users' assets. 

Bit.Country - Offering Metaverse as a Service, where users can launch their own metaverse within 12 seconds. These metaverses come with built-in NFT marketplaces, tokens, a land economy, reward engine, 3D game engine, map engine, game framework and software development kit.

There were also senior representatives from blockchain gaming companies Xterio, Planetarium Labs, MetaKing Studios (for the game BLOCKLORDS), SIDUS Heroes, Revolving Games and The Red Village presented first looks at their games, explained what makes these games unique and showed exclusive gameplay footage.

Contact Information:
Julian Peh
Immersion Consulting
[email protected]
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XRPayNet & Kunstbrug Art Gallery Launch Flags of the World NFT

Featuring hand-painted artwork in partnership with Paul Smidt, the owner of the world's first physical NFT art gallery.

XRPayNet is thrilled to announce the launch of their new Flags of the World NFT collection, featuring 11 stunning flags from different countries. These NFTs, created by artist Paul Smidt of Kunstbrug (the world's first physical NFT art gallery), offer collectors the chance to own a unique piece of digital and physical art that represents their country or one of their choosing. Each NFT showcases a high-quality, hand-painted, textured version of the flag.

To celebrate the release of this exciting new product, XRPayNet held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Kunstbrug gallery in the Netherlands yesterday, where the NFTs are currently on display. This event allowed fans and collectors to meet Paul Smidt and see the Flags of the World NFT series in person.

XRPayNet is dedicated to building a payment system that is accessible to all, regardless of their country, race, or religion. Their Flags of the World NFT collection is just one example of this commitment, as it celebrates the diverse cultures and nationalities of the world through breathtaking, hand-painted art.

The Flags of the World NFT collection is now available for purchase at onXRP.com, and the auction has started. Whether a proud patriot or simply a fan of art, this is an NFT collection that should not be missed. To learn more about the Flags of the World NFT collection and the list of owner benefits, visit their website at www.xrpaynet.com/nft.

About XRPayNet:

XRPayNet is one of the fastest-growing brands in the cryptocurrency industry. They aim to facilitate converting consumer crypto payments made to businesses into their preferred conventional currency. They will do so through their card and mobile application, allowing businesses to continue using their existing payment processing systems, making the Crypto to Fiat payment process seamless.

Their mobile application, which is currently available for download here on iOS and Android, provides a method of exchange with 90,000 trading pairs available, it gives users the ability to Buy, Sell, Store, Track and Spend with complete Freedom. They will also offer "Buy Now - Pay Later", a first in the crypto industry.

For more info, please visit: https://xrpaynet.com.  

Contact Information:
Jay Donjerkovic
[email protected]

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