- H.E. Abdulla bin Touq Al Marri, UAE’s Minister of Economy, holds the first economic press conference in the Metaverse.
- Investopia Summit is the first economic summit hosted in the Metaverse.
Investopia Investment Summit to be Hosted in the Metaverse
Dubai, 27 March 2022: Investopia Investment Summit, launched by the United Arab Emirates Government in September 2021, and in partnership with the World Government summit Organization, has announced that it will be the first economic summit hosted in the Metaverse.
World’s First Economic Press Conference in the Metaverse
During the Summit, as part of the World Government Summit 2022 at Expo 2020 Dubai; H.E Abdulla bin Touq Al Marri, UAE’s Minister of Economy, will host the world’s first economic press conference in the Metaverse, where media representatives can also join using augmented and virtual reality.
Minister of Economy’s Comments
H.E. Abdulla bin Touq, UAE’s Minister of Economy, commented: “It is great to see Investopia Summit in the Metaverse, and to host the first economic press conference through this virtual world. Investopia’s vision is about the future economies, so launching the Summit in The Metaverse comes in line with this context, which enriches the Investopia’s discussions about the technological developments in the world and their impact on economies and investments”.
Investopia Summit: A Strategic Initiative
Investopia summit is one of the major strategic initiatives under the ‘Projects of the 50’ announced by the UAE Government in September 2021. The inaugural edition of the Summit will witness the participation of intellectuals and industry experts as well as government officials, institutional investors, startup and SME leaders, social entrepreneurs, and other stakeholders to share ideas, create opportunities, and promote future investments all over the world.
World Government Summit 2022
The World Government Summit 2022, is expected to be the largest gathering yet for more than 30 international organizations. This year’s summit will receive more than 4,000 global figures, government officials and specialists, aiming to discuss future of governments with more than 500 decision makers and thought leaders from all over the world hosting up to 110 sessions and workshops.