Finance, Business Start-up Funding & Tech

Henry Ogbuagu

Founding Partner, Vencapital LLC
Speaker Stage: Second (Virtual) Stage (The Hub)

Improving Access to Venture Capital for Underrepresented founders

During this session, Henry will generously impart his expertise in the realm of alternative investments, emphasizing Venture Capital and Private Equity asset classes. His objective is to demonstrate how we can accelerate equitable access to capital and diversify investment opportunities for the emerging generation of technology-driven businesses.

Engaging in Henry’s session promises to enrich your understanding of Venture investing, offering unparalleled access to the dynamic world of venture capital. This experience is tailored to enhance your knowledge and proficiency in Venture Capital while also facilitating valuable connections with industry professionals.

Jimmy Davies

Founder, Every.Black LLC
Speaker Stage: Second (Virtual) Stage (The Hub)

What Exactly is the Metaverse? (Virtual & Augmented Reality)

We need to know about the metaverse because the future is here! The metaverse is a network of 3D virtual worlds focused on social connection. Attend this session to find out what it is and why you need to know. Broadly speaking, the technologies that make up the metaverse can include virtual reality as well as augmented reality that combines aspects of digital and physical worlds. It’s a virtual world that can also be accessed through computers, game consoles, and even phones. That translates into a digital economy, where users can create, buy, and sell virtual or physical goods. You need to be there!
The following topics are covered in the presentation:

  1. What is virtual reality?
  2. What is augmented reality?
  3. What is the metaverse?
  4. How do you enter the metaverse?
  5. Interacting with people, objects and buildings.
  6. What are the different kinds of metaverses?
  7. Why should people want to be in the metaverse?
  8. What are Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs)?
  9. Purchasing Real Estate in the metaverse.
  10. Virtual events that can be held in the metaverse.

How are people making money in the metaverse?

Jean Pierre Philippeaux

Founder & CEO, Decrypting Crypto LLC
Speaker Stage: Second (Virtual) Stage (The Hub)

Cryptocurrency & Forex Trading

Jean-Pierre’s mission is to provide you with a solid understanding of the fundamentals of Crypto and Forex, laying the groundwork for a robust knowledge base in these areas.

During the session, he will delve into various learning methods, including utilizing online resources like YouTube, as well as seeking guidance from experts who can help you navigate potential pitfalls.

The ultimate goal is to equip you with the necessary terminology and tools to facilitate effective learning, ensuring you gain a comprehensive understanding of market dynamics. Through this educational experience, you’ll acquire valuable skills that can be applied to generate profits in the market, regardless of its current direction.


Panel of Conference Speakers 
Speaker Stage: Main Stage (Celebration Hall)

Topic: Changing Business Environment, Trends and opportunities in the new digital area

Description: The Conference Panel delves into and engages in discussions regarding the implications for both businesses and society as a whole, in light of the swift advancements and integration of technology and AI. This encompasses an interactive Q&A session with the conference attendees.