Tech Forward: Into the Metaverse

When and where?

Tuesday, May 17, 2022, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

You will receive a link to view our virtual program after registration. The LIVE broadcast will be hosted under the 'Watch Live' tab.

What will be discussed?

We will hear from the “Godmother of the Metaverse,” Futures Intelligence Group’s Cathy Hackl, to explain what the metaverse is and why it matters for employers and consumers. Additionally, we will hear from Fidelity’s CMO David Dintenfass, to share how and why they’re building their own experience into the metaverse. Lastly, we will take a quick dive into digital avatar creation with a video overview from Animaze's Co-Founder Dragos-Florin Stanculescu. 

About Fast Forward

We are excited to invite you to new programming we are launching this year as part of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Fast Forward series. As we look to the future, we aim to bring you important information and trends that will help businesses plan for what's ahead.


Tech Forward is a new monthly online series focused on complex technologies including metaverse, blockchain, quantum computing, and more. Experts will help demystify what they are, how the work, their potential impact across industries, and how employers can leverage these technologies as they plan for the future.