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Conferences are a great place to meet like minded people in your industry and build valuable connections. Whether you want to gain more experience in your field or present what your company has been working on, conferences are the place to be.

But what if we told you that there’s a way to make all conferences better than ever before? We’re talking about hosting a conference in the metaverse.

This may be an unconventional suggestion at this time, but we believe it will become the norm in the future. There are some clear benefits to hosting conferences in the metaverse that real-world events can’t provide. Here are some of the main reasons why conferences should take place in the metaverse.

Everyone Can Attend

Real-world limitations like physical locations of events are a problem. Many people across the globe aren’t able to attend most conferences they’d like to take part in. A problem like this simply disappears when you’re hosting a metaverse event.

Everyone who registers for a conference in the metaverse is able to attend, regardless of where they live. This can have an incredibly positive impact on partnerships attendees form. When physical location is not an issue, it enables passionate people from an industry to work together.

Conferences should attract as many people from across the world as possible to help industries evolve. Imagine the power of networking that would be unleashed when you have countless people attending a single event in the digital world.

It’s also important to note that when a conference is held in the metaverse there is really no limitation to how many people can attend an event. Just imagine what would happen if the conferences scale significantly. Corporate events would have so much more to offer each attendee.

Take Your Presentations to a Whole New Level

The metaverse is a platform that serves as an extension of the internet. Basically, it’s like a more interactive version of the internet. You can use digital space in the metaverse to display anything you want – all you need to do it is just utilize your creativity.

Let’s say you want to make a presentation in the metaverse. There would be no PowerPoint presentations, 3D animated videos, or anything similar.

Instead, you’d have a lot of digital space at your disposal and assets that you’d be able to place anywhere you want. That means you can take attendees through a unique, interactive experience while showcasing your products and services.

You can enable thousands of people to take the journey and get familiar with your company and products on their own time. There are no crowds at booths, there’s no waiting to test a product.

People can simply “press start” like they’re in a video game and your interactive presentation will begin.

Conduct Superior Market Research

Market research at live events is great because you get to see how people react to new ideas and products. However, you only see the reaction of people who attend the event, which can be a small sample size.

On the other hand, metaverse events give you a chance to present your ideas to a potentially much bigger audience and get a better understanding of what you can improve to help make your products better.

Through endless customization options, you’re able to host contests where people can use 3D assets to make changes to your prototypes and see how they’d improve them. Give prizes for the best suggestions and take that insight to make your products successful.

The Costs Are Significantly Lower

When you organize a real-world event it costs a lot of money. Even if you’re just a business that wants to secure a booth at the conference, it would come with significant costs. You have to make sample products, get equipment to display your presentations, fly your employees out to the event, etc.

These costs are something you wouldn’t have to deal with if conferences began to take place in the metaverse. At most, you’d have to hire someone to make some cool 3D assets for you. But if you already have a designer at your company, you can just delegate the task to them.

Regardless of whether you have someone at your company who makes 3D assets or not, your costs would be significantly lower compared to attending a real-world conference.

Take Part in a Truly Unique Metaverse Experience

The metaverse is still in its very early stages of development. There is no doubt that it will become much more popular in the future, especially when VR technology becomes widespread.

People who organize or attend conferences now will take part in something truly special. If you ever get the idea to host a conference or present your products in a metaverse event, you should take it.

Having experience with metaverse conferences could give you a significant advantage in your industry later on.

Final Thoughts

There are advantages to both real-world and metaverse conferences. Each has a list of pros and cons and there’s no need to think the metaverse will replace the need for connection with people in real life.

However, the advantages metaverse conferences can bring to corporate events shouldn’t be ignored. Conferences should take place in the metaverse because they can help start global industry trends and encourage more collaboration between companies regardless of their physical locations.