Red & Yellow Creative School of Business Presents:
Creating meaning in the Metaverse

Equipping yourself today with the human skills needed for tomorrow is more important than ever.

What does it mean to be human in an increasingly meta-world? You’re invited to explore what the metaverse means for learning,  creativity, business and more, and how we can each be an active part of it. Join our panel of industry leaders who will take you through what’s on the horizon for – and what’s already been built in – this brave new world. 

Join the movement today
Save your seat for an interactive summit featuring our experts.

Dr Jonathan Louw

Group CEO:
Honoris United Universities

Education in the Metaverse

Glenn Gillis

Managing Director:
Sea Monster Entertainment

Welcome to the Metaverse

Verusha Maharaj

Managing Director: 
Red & Yellow Creative School of Business

Conversations from Cannes

Alex Goldberg

Creative Director:
Ogilvy

Creativity in the Metaverse

Tyrone Rubin

CEO:
Metalabs Africa

Designing in the Metaverse

Marilette Pretorius

Programme Development Manager:
Red & Yellow Creative School of Business

Fireside Chat

Arno Kriel

Third-year Bachelor of Visual Communication student

Fireside Chat

Creating Meaning in the Metaverse

Summit Details

Date

21 July 2022

Time

9:30am - 1:00pm

Where

Red & Yellow 

Creative School of Business 

Cost

From R399

Event Programme

  • Keynote Address: 
    Jonathan Louw
    Group CEO: Honoris United Universities 
    Education in the Metaverse
    9:30am - 10:00am
    Education in the Metaverse (Why the Metaverse is key and What Education will look like in the future. How Honoris is gearing to deliver Education for Impact. Role of R&Y in the Honoris Network in driving innovation and creativity through skills for the future. Innovation across the network: MANCOSA Labs)
  • Welcome to the Metaverse: 
    Glenn Gillis

    CEO: Seamonster
    10:00am -10:45am
    Glenn will deliver a compelling presentation on the intersection of Web 3.0 and how this is profoundly impacting our real and digital worlds, the Future of marketing and the 4 x key elements needed to drive authentic human experiences
  • Conversations from Cannes: 
    Verusha Maharaj

    MD: Red & Yellow Creative School of Business
    10:45am - 11:15am
    The Metaverse was a hot topic at Cannes this year. Verusha will deliver an insightful session on some of the key learnings and insights shared that are relevant and applicable for us all today
  • Creativity in the Metaverse: 
    Alex Goldberg
    Creative Director: Ogilvy
    11:15am - 12:00pm
    Alex and team were amongst one of the first Creative Agencies to deliver an advert across the digital and physical world. Alex will share the work as well as some amazing case studies of creative work that will demonstrate some of the opportunities for brands who want to explore this new frontier
  • Designing in the Metaverse: 
    Tyrone Rubin
    CEO: Metalabs Africa
    12:00pm - 12:45pm
    Currency, Commercials and Compliance. How to get started, what you need, the building blocks, risks, things to be aware of, who is getting it right. This session is about now that you have seen some cool work presented by Alex - you are rearing to go but how do you? What do you need to know to get started? How do you get started? What do you need to do? What are some of the risks and pitfalls?
  • Fireside Chat:  
    Marilette Pretorius,  Arno Kriel and Kian Spreeth
    Programme Development Manager, a third-year Bachelor of Visual Communication student, and digital artist
    12:45pm - 1:00pm
    Tips and Tricks from Web 3.0 Entrepreneurs! In this engaging Fireside Chat, Mari will chat to 2 of the founders of Kreepy Club, how they started, what some of the challenges and opportunities encountered were and which brands they are partnering with on this exciting journey!
  • Light Refreshments on the rooftop: 
    1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • VR Experience open to guests: 
    1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • NFT Workshop (optional): 
    2pm - 4pm 
    NFT Workshop and access to own Free NFT from Metalabs Africa!

Mint your own NFT

Workshop Details

Date

21 July 2022

Time

2pm - 4pm

Where

Red & Yellow 

Creative School of Business 

Cost

R399

Want to dive right in?
Our Designing for the Metaverse short course is ready for you.

Explore what you’ll learn and discover all the skills you’ll gain to future proof your career and build tomorrow’s world.

What does the metaverse future look like for designers, artists and the creative industry at large? Picture designing and owning digital real estate, populating it with assets and avatars and even engaging in NFT commerce. This course will equip you with the skills required to do so, and bring creativity to the digital world.

  • 25 July 2022
  • 12 Weeks
  • Online
  • R16 500

Explore what you’ll learn and discover all the skills you’ll gain to future proof your career and build tomorrow’s world.

What does the metaverse future look like for designers, artists and the creative industry at large? Picture designing and owning digital real estate, populating it with assets and avatars and even engaging in NFT commerce. This course will equip you with the skills required to do so, and bring creativity to the digital world.

  • 25 July 2022
  • 12 Weeks
  • Online
  • R16 500

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