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BASIS holds seminar on gaming, metaverse industry

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  • 6 September, 2022 12:00 AM
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BASIS holds seminar on gaming, metaverse industry

BASIS standing committee on games, XR and NFT and the Department of Multimedia and Creative Technology (MCT) of Daffodil International University jointly organised a seminar titled 'State of Gaming and Metaverse Industry of Bangladesh' on Sunday.

Dr Mohammad Fakhre Hossain, Dean, Department of Science and Information Technology of Daffodil International University, gave the opening speech at the seminar, said a press release.

In the seminar, experts shared their knowledge, success stories and case studies on games, extended reality (XR) and Non-Fungible Tokens (NFT) with the audience.

Md Sanzer Adnan, CEO, Debugs Bb Limited and Co-chairman, BASIS Standing Committee on Games, XR and NFT, said that the demand for games, XR and NFT in the local and global market is increasing day by day but compared to our skilled manpower is very limited.

In order to survive in the international market due to the demand in this sector, Bangladesh has to face various challenges, he added in his speech.

Tanvir Hossain Khan, Director, BASIS and Chief Executive Officer, Dreamerz Lab Limited, presented a case study on XR and Metaverse Industry, highlighting the global demand for XR and Metaverse industry of Bangladesh.

Mohammad Abdul Majeed, Chairman and CEO, Bangla Puzzles Limited, presented his case study about the instant gaming portal mojargames.com.

Md Shahriar Mobashwir, CEO, Angular e-Sports Limited, said details about e-Sports in his speech, highlighted the global demand for e-sports and also discussed how Angular eSports Limited contributes to the eSports industry. Nirbas Abdullah Karim (NFT Enthusiast) in his speech highlighted Non-Fungible Tokens (NFT) and Web3 Introduction to NFT and Smart Contracts, the utility of NFT, real-life use of NFT as SAAS license and potential of NFT in Bangladesh.

The seminar was open to all students of Daffodil International University.