YGG Alerts, DLSU, and PDAX to hold DigitX in Metaverse ‘virtual campus’
This is not going to be your usual “online” conference.
Yield Guild Games Alerts (YGG Alerts) in partnership with De La Salle University (DLSU) and co-presenter Philippine Digital Asset Exchange (PDAX), will kickoff the De La Salle Interactive Entertainment and Gaming Innovation & Talent Expo (DigitX) on the Decentraland metaverse this September 24 to October 2.
DigitX is a talent and innovation showcase, featuring webinars, exhibits, and guided tours which will take place in a completely virtual environment. Using the Decentraland platform, participants can create their own personal avatars and engage with other attendees in exploring a 3-D virtual rendition of the DLSU campus. Student works from DLSU’s first graduating batch of BS Interactive Entertainment, Major in Game Design will also be exhibited within the Archer’s Building in the virtual campus. For visitors to make the most out of their campus visit and field trip, PDAX has created a special promo for $MANA, Decentraland’s currency and an NFT shirt for visitors’ DCL avatar.
The event will also feature a 3-day series of talks from some of the most notable names in the crypto industry in the country, covering a range of topics from the emerging applications of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and the implications of cryptocurrencies and Web3 technology on the future of the Philippine digital landscape.
About the organizers and sponsors
YGG Alerts is an online crypto community with over 1.1 million followers across social media, focused on bringing the latest crypto, NFT, and metaverse news and developing the Web 3.0 community in the Philippines.
Meanwhile, De La Salle University is one of the leading universities in the Philippines that has produced many successful, local thought leaders paving the way for metaverse adoption.
PDAX is the Philippines’ leading homegrown cryptocurrency exchange, a safe, easy-to-use platform for Filipinos to buy and sell virtual currencies and assets, and licensed by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas.
Astro XP, led by James Afante, is an upcoming Play-and-Earn, blockchain game built around the premises of space exploration and survival through mind-bending racing events in the HOLOTRAXX where you will ride futuristic vehicles called HOLO-Vs that take you in dimension-ripping speeds across different realms of the Metaverse.
Playgroundzero is a GameFi networking platform that connects gamers, guilds, and GameFi studios. Playgroundzero (PGZ) allows users to build their brand, expand their network, and explore opportunities in GameFi. Led by Janze De Guzman, the platform provides verification, gamification, messaging, and networking capabilities to promote safe and engaging ways to form meaningful connections and build as a community.
Adamant Global Ltd. is a software development company specializing in blockchain technology led by Dominic Go, creating blockchain games, DAO’s, developer tools, and marketing technology.
Participating in DigitX as well are Asiaverse that designed and built out the space, YGG Pilipinas, Bitskwela, Ownly, Filipinas NFT, and Archipelago Labs. A virtual exhibit for their respective projects will be housed in the digital twin of the University’s beloved Henry Sy building.
How to sign up for DigitX
Participants can access the event through any device. Webinars will be held via Zoom, while the virtual campus can be explored via Desktop by downloading the Decentraland application or through its web browser equivalent.
Speaker talks will run from September 26-28 while the virtual campus will be accessible 24-hours from September 26 to October 2, 2022.
DigiTX is a free event and completely open to the public. Event details and the sign-up form can be accessed through digitx.gg. Sign up today!
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