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.metaverse podcast

By Touchcast

Welcome to the .metaverse podcast from Touchcast. Join us each week, as we feature thought leaders and innovators who shed light on the developments, themes, and ideas surrounding the metaverse. Register your free .metaverse domain name today by visiting touchcast.com.

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The Decolonized Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Robert Tercek
The Decolonized Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Robert Tercek
How can the metaverse avoid the pitfalls of its predecessors? Robert Tercek joins Edo Segal to talk about the challenges facing metaversal spaces. Robert Tercek is an award-winning author, entrepreneur, and educator focused on the process of dematerialization and innovation. In 2016, his book “VAPORIZED: Solid Strategies for Success in a Dematerialized World” was selected as the 2016 International Book of the Year at the Frankfurt Book Fair. Robert previously held the position of President of Digital Media at OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network, Senior Vice President of Digital Media at Sony Pictures Entertainment, and Creative Director at MTV. Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0 Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time, and language.
53:30
September 27, 2022
Sustainability, Fashion, and the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Evelyn Mora
Sustainability, Fashion, and the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Evelyn Mora
Evelyn Mora, founder of the Digital Village, joins Edo Segal to talk about sustainability, luxury goods, and fashion in the metaverse. Evelyn Mora is a Finnish entrepreneur and the founder of Helsinki Fashion Week, the first sustainable and all-digital fashion week set in the metaverse. Mora founded Digital Village [https://digitalvillage.io/], a metaverse company based in Paris. ​​Her well-known achievements and contributions have gained her recognition as a “Change-agent” by Vogue Australia, a “Sustainable trailblazer” by WWD, a “Digital Trailblazer” by GQ, a “Game changer” by Glamour South Africa, “Multi-talented and genius” by Vogue Italy. Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0 Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time, and language.
26:33
September 20, 2022
Regulating the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Denise Zheng
Regulating the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Denise Zheng
This week on the .metaverse podcast we are honored to welcome Denise Zheng from Accenture. We dive into regulating the metaverse — from data protection, legislation, and ethical AI. Denise is the Managing Director, Metaverse Continuum Business Group & Global Lead for Responsible Metaverse at Accenture. Previously, Denise was a senior fellow and deputy director of the Strategic Technologies Program at CSIS, where her work focused on technology, innovation, cybersecurity, and Internet policy. She also served as chief of staff and lead science and engineering technical adviser as a contractor for the Defense Advanced Research ProjectsAgency (DARPA) foundational cyber warfare program, Plan X. Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0 Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time, and language.
39:04
September 13, 2022
Entertainment and the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Carmen Franko
Entertainment and the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Carmen Franko
In this week’s episode, we are joined by the Co-Founder of Meta Entertainment World, Carmen Franko to discuss entertainment, luxury goods, metaverse marketing, and the upcoming Meta Entertainment World Summit in Monaco. Find out more by visiting https://metaentertainmentworld.com/ Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0 Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time, and language.
25:24
May 17, 2022
Blockchain, Crypto, and Web 3.0 | .metaverse podcast | Saeed Al Darmaki
Blockchain, Crypto, and Web 3.0 | .metaverse podcast | Saeed Al Darmaki
In this week’s episode of the .metaverse podcast, we are joined by Saeed Al Darmaki to discuss cryptocurrency, NFTs, blockchain, and Web 3.0. Saeed Al Darmaki is the Founder and CEO of Sheesha Finance. Sheesha Finance is the first decentralized cryptocurrency mutual fund for DeFi investors. Find out more by visiting https://sheeshafinance.io. Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0 Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time, and language.
01:02:47
April 19, 2022
Entrepreneurial Insights on the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Tom Lounibos
Entrepreneurial Insights on the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Tom Lounibos
In this week’s episode of the .metaverse podcast, we explore how entrepreneurs can look at the metaverse. We are joined by the Global Managing Director of Accenture Ventures, Tom Lounibos. Named by the Silicon Valley Business Journal as one of the Top 100 Most Powerful Executives in Silicon Valley in 2014, Tom has decades of experience as a leading Tech Executive and entrepreneur. Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0 Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time, and language.
35:20
April 12, 2022
VR, XR, and the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Charlie Fink
VR, XR, and the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Charlie Fink
Welcome to the .metaverse podcast. This week we are joined by Charlie Fink. Charlie is the author of three books; Metaverse, Convergence, and Remote Collaboration & Virtual Conferencing: The Future of Work. Charlie has held senior leadership positions at Walt Disney, AOL, and American Greetings Interactive, and currently writes a weekly column for Forbes Magazine, as well as teaching at Chapman University. You can tune into his podcast This Week In XR on all podcast platforms, and find him on Twitter at ​​@CharlieFink. Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0 Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time, and language.
44:08
April 06, 2022
Commerce and the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Vikalp Tandon
Commerce and the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Vikalp Tandon
In this episode of the .metaverse podcast, we unpack opportunities for commerce in the metaverse with Vikalp Tandon. Vikalp is the Managing Director and Global Commerce Lead at Accenture. He has played numerous executive leadership roles including Global Head of Customer Experience Strategy, President of Commerce Services, Chief Operating Officer. In this episode, we discuss how customer journeys might look in the metaverse, how meaningful experiences drive commerce, and what the future of connectivity might look like. Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0 Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time, and language.
46:54
March 29, 2022
Learning and Leadership in the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Spencer Holt
Learning and Leadership in the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Spencer Holt
In this episode of the .metaverse podcast, Edo Segal discusses learning and leadership in the metaverse with Spencer Holt. Spencer is the Co-Founder & Chief Learning Officer of the Global Leader Group and previously spent over 18 years working for AstraZeneca. He is also the host of the podcast, Small Things Make A Big Difference. In this episode, we discuss learning, the pitfalls of device distraction, and how our attention spans could be improved with VR. Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0 Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time, and language. Links: https://anchor.fm/spencer-holt
23:24
March 22, 2022
Is the Metaverse the Future of Communications? | .metaverse podcast | Stephen Tong
Is the Metaverse the Future of Communications? | .metaverse podcast | Stephen Tong
This week on the .metaverse podcast, Edo Segal speaks to Stephen Tong, Senior Director at the Modern Workplace Center of Excellence at Avanade. Some of the topics discussed include how the metaverse will impact corporate communications, how some of this technology could be leveraged to overcome cognitive overload, and what potential applications the metaverse has for industries as diverse as manufacturing, healthcare, and law. Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0 Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time, and language.
46:53
March 15, 2022
Building the Enterprise Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Edo Segal
Building the Enterprise Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Edo Segal
Touchcast Founder and CEO, Edo Segal, explains how he’s building the enterprise metaverse on the inaugural episode of the .metaverse podcast. What is the metaverse — and how will it shape the way we socialize, work, and transact online? Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0 Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time, and language.
32:07
March 08, 2022
The Metaverse for the Rest of Us | .metaverse podcast | Eric Pulier
The Metaverse for the Rest of Us | .metaverse podcast | Eric Pulier
Eric Pulier, Founder and CEO of Vatom, describe that the metaverse creates a real opportunity to build a true spatial and social meeting place, and in order to do that, the metaverse will necessarily require what he calls a ‘simplification layer’.   Click on this link to watch the video discussed in this episode. Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0 Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time and language.
26:52
February 26, 2022
From Netflix to the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Mitch Lowe
From Netflix to the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Mitch Lowe
Advisor and professional speaker Mitch Lowe details how there's been a long evolution in entertainment - from photos to cinema, tv to streaming. Now the next big revolution - the #Metaverse. Which way will we go?   Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0  Check out more from Touchcast:  https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time and language.
10:55
February 23, 2022
Roaming the Metaverse in the Physical World | .metaverse podcast | Scott Vandonkelaar
Roaming the Metaverse in the Physical World | .metaverse podcast | Scott Vandonkelaar
Scott Vandonkelaar, Chief Technology Officer at Zero Latency, joins Touchcast’s Metaverse Summit at CES2022. Scott explains how bringing more people into the metaverse requires a focus on limiting the barriers that allow people to feel present and in the moment.   Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0  Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time and language.
09:04
February 23, 2022
Maximizing Openness and Equality in the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Evo Heyning
Maximizing Openness and Equality in the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Evo Heyning
Evo (Evonne) Heyning, Co-Chair of Open Metaverse Interoperability Group, joins Touchcast at CES2022 to express how an open metaverse should be held by everyone, created for everyone, and maintained for all.   Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0  Check out more from Touchcast:  https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time and language.
11:34
February 23, 2022
Migrating Virtual Meetings to the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Naoaki Mashita
Migrating Virtual Meetings to the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Naoaki Mashita
Naoaki Mashita, CEO and Founder of V-Cube, is bringing his company’s newest offering, the TeleCube, to the Metaverse. It will enable everyone to have important conversations, be it telehealth, telebanking, or telegovernment. The experience will be VR goggle-free and Artificial Intelligence will greatly improve the user experience by speeding up access to important information.    Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0  Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast  Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time and language.
07:12
February 22, 2022
How Technology Moves in Increments, Shifts & Leaps | .metaverse podcast | Christopher Lafayette
How Technology Moves in Increments, Shifts & Leaps | .metaverse podcast | Christopher Lafayette
Christopher Lafayette, founder of GatherVerse Summit, joins Touchcast at CES2022 to describe how the metaverse, like the internet and the cloud before it, is the latest leap in technology. Yesterday, we looked at our screens. Tomorrow, we will live inside of them.   Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0  Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time and language.
20:55
February 22, 2022
The Journey to Better Engagement in a Mixed Reality World | .metaverse podcast | Miki Edelman
The Journey to Better Engagement in a Mixed Reality World | .metaverse podcast | Miki Edelman
Miki Edelman, Head of Strategic Client Solutions (Equities) for Macquarie Group, joins Touchcast at CES2022 to explain that the merging of the workforce between the physical and the digital is opening up giant opportunities for idea generation, collaboration, and growth as boundaries all but disappear. Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0 Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time and language.
10:24
February 18, 2022
Building the Enterpise Metaverse for Worker Productivity | .metaverse podcast | Vishal Shah
Building the Enterpise Metaverse for Worker Productivity | .metaverse podcast | Vishal Shah
Vishal Shah, General Manager of XR and Metaverse at Lenovo, joins Touchcast’s Metaverse Summit at CES2022. Learn why Vishal thinks fully immersive meetings, projects & experiences for enterprises will all depend on cutting-edge XR & AR devices.   Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0  Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast  https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time and language.
13:37
February 08, 2022
The Form and Function of the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Marc Carrel-Billiard
The Form and Function of the Metaverse | .metaverse podcast | Marc Carrel-Billiard
From VR, AR, Surround Audio to blockchain, digital identities, and cryptocurrencies, what will the form and the function of the metaverse be? Marc Carrel-Billiard, Senior Managing Director and Technology Innovation Lead at Accenture, draws on past experiences in the field of XR and innovation to outline what could the future look like, and what the experience of being present anywhere means for the future of collaboration.   Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0  Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast  https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time and language.
14:02
February 08, 2022
The Metaverse at Accenture Scale | .metaverse podcast | Jason Warnke
The Metaverse at Accenture Scale | .metaverse podcast | Jason Warnke
Jason Warnke, Managing Director, Global IT Global Digital Experiences Lead at Accenture, joins Touchcast at CES2022 to explain how businesses don’t need to wait for expensive headsets to reap the benefits of mixed reality and can start creating experiences that bring their people together in an authentic way using the tools they already use every day.   Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0  Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time and language.
14:58
February 08, 2022
Content Creators: Be Metaverse Ready | .metaverse podcast | BK Johannessen
Content Creators: Be Metaverse Ready | .metaverse podcast | BK Johannessen
Bernt Kåre (BK) Johannessen, UE Business Director, Broadcast at Epic Games, joins Touchcast at CES2022 to highlight Epic’s initiatives to try to bring the use and creation of 3D content and experiences to everyone. Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: https://hubs.ly/Q012-Zqv0 Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time and language.
12:51
February 07, 2022
The Omniverse and a Future of Shared Worlds | .metaverse podcast | Richard Kerris
The Omniverse and a Future of Shared Worlds | .metaverse podcast | Richard Kerris
Richard Kerris, VP of Omniverse Platform Development at NVIDIA, describes how the promise of the metaverse is well on its way to being realized, and with it will come dramatically new and reimagined experiences. Click on the links below to watch the videos discussed in this episode: Video 1 Video 2 Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: metaverse.touchcast.com/register   Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time and language.
27:18
February 07, 2022
Why the Metaverse Matters | .metaverse podcast | Andrew Wilson
Why the Metaverse Matters | .metaverse podcast | Andrew Wilson
Andrew Wilson, Chief Digital Officer at Microsoft, joins Touchcast at CES2022 to explain why the metaverse matters. For Andrew, the metaverse will serve as the organizing principle for this bold new future—a new approach to organizing work, collaboration, communication, and commerce. And while it will take several years for us to move the entire workforce into real-time 3D virtual worlds, the foundations for the metaverse city are already in place. Secure your company’s spot in the enterprise metaverse: metaverse.touchcast.com/register   Check out more from Touchcast: https://twitter.com/Touchcast https://www.linkedin.com/company/touchcast Touchcast is the world’s leading enterprise metaverse company. A pioneer in the use of Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence, we bring people together by breaking down the barriers of space, time and language.
14:56
February 02, 2022