Why attend?

Go beyond the hype

A one-day event for XR (virtual reality, augmented reality…) passionates. The gathering will include fascinating talks, and give-aways that will help you start thinking about the future of the metaverse.

Shout out to the ones who want to be those who will change our metaverse future.

Know the


A dedicated team

Jean-Philippe Mohamed Sangaré

Mohamed Jean-Philippe SANGARE

Founder and Director at SSVAR

takoua ben issa

Dr. Takoua Ben Issa

Scientific advisor, Event management director at SSVAR

Dr. Konstantin STARTCHEV


Know the

keynote speakers

Learn from the best in the field

Dr. Louis Rosenberg

XR pioneer -
Founder and Director
at Unanimous AI

Monique Morrow

Monique Morrow

Senior Distinguished Architect Emerging Technologies at
at Syniverse

Tymen Goetsch

AR/XR lead at vary.ar

Dioselin Gonzales Metaversus 2022

Dioselin Gonzales

Bilingual XR consultant, XR Visionary at Imagined To Reality

Cong Shi phD student

Cong Shi

Cong Shi is currently a Ph.D. candidate in the Wireless Information Network Lab (WINLAB),

Shea Richburg

Shea Richburg

Co- founder at Futurewise Media & Consulting Group.

Metaverse speaker

Jimena Tormo

Creative XR

(XR content and the metaverse)

antony-vitillo metaversus

Antony Vitillo

AR/VR developer, entrepreneur, consultant, blogger

Arthur Clay

Arthur Clay

Experience designer
& Project Manager

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Joris Demnard

CEO & Co-founder

at Ikonospace

Dr. Andres leon-Geyer

Academic, Researcher and artist in new media

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Patricia Koukoui


Gabriel Fidalgo metaversus 2022

Gabriel Fidalgo

Senior 3D Artist

What you will get

We have created one day of   inspirational lectures, and meetings with other passionate people for you to connect and learn from. Get tickets and join our growing community of XR.

16 Speakers
2 Panels
Interactive sessions
Play Video

Interview of Dr. Louis Rosenberg 2020


The place

We are online!



Everyone can be part of this conference – we’re going virtual! 


And we will be streaming it from Geneva, Switzerland. 


Take your tickets today and connect.

be part of the future of the Metaverse

Be part of our community: register for the conference and become part of the SSVAR family

Free donation



  • 12:00
  • Mohamed Jean-Philippe SANGARE

A tale of the metaverse

  • 12:20
  • Alires Almon

The Metaverse: Whose reality is it?

  • 12:40
  • Monique Jeanne Morrow

Creating A Purposeful Metaverse

  • 13:00
  • Gabriel Fidalgo

Digital conquest of the world. When tech giants start looking like super villains

  • 13:20
  • Antony Vitilo

The current status of XR hardware

  • 13:40
  • Joris DEMNARD

The Metaverse is dead, long live the metaverse

  • 14:00
  • Cong Shi

Face-Mic: Inferring Live Speech and Speaker Identity via Subtle Facial Dynamics Captured by AR/VR Motion

  • 14:20
  • Priscilla Koukoui +++

Panel 1: Who will own the metaverse?

  • 15:00



  • 15:20
  • Shea Richburg

Metaverse Harassment: MI-Q Metaverse Intelligence Quotient

  • 15:40
  • Jimena Tormo

Virtual Identity and the Metaverse Pros and Cons of Being Whoever You Want to Be

  • 12:40
  • Monique Jeanne Morrow

Creating A Purposeful Metaverse

  • 13:00
  • Gabriel Fidalgo

Digital conquest of the world. When tech giants start looking like super villains

  • 16:00
  • Dioselin Gonzalez

The metaverses that lived and died

  • 16:20
  • Andres Leon-Geyer

A brave, inaccessible world. Does the metaverse broaden the digital gap

  • 16:40
  • Konstantin Startchev

Don’t get a pet in the metaverse – it will outlive you!

  • 17:00
  • Tymen Goetsch

Rated R for Reality?

  • 17:20
  • Mark Melnykowycz

Neurotech and the Metaverse

  • 17:40
  • Arthur Clay

Hymn to the Metaverse

  • 18:00
  • Louis Rosenberg

Do we need to regulate the Metaverse?

  • 18:20
  • Louis Rosenberg +++

Panel 2 : Do we need to regulate the Metaverse?

  • Mohamed JP SANGARE

Closings reamrks


SSVAR (Swiss Society of Virtual and Augmented Reality) is the leading community of XR passionate who want to be part of the Extended Reality movement worldwide. They established this conference this year as a mission to provoke the awarness on the Metaverse.

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