Web3Walks - Web3 & Artificial Intelligence
This session will be in ENGLISH.
The metaverse, dApps, NFTs, DAOs, smart contracts on blockchains,... How familiar are you already with Web 3.0, known as the 'next version' of the internet that is currently in full development? One thing is certain: a lot of innovative new possibilities are coming. But where does the hype stop and where are the really useful applications? And what can these mean very for your business in concrete terms?
Get to know Web 3.0
During our Web3Walks, experts will guide you through the essence of Web 3.0 step by step:
How is Web 3.0 different from the internet we know today?
What new use cases are coming?
Who are the key players in the market?
What skills will you need?
Where is the added value for your organization?
Our experts will explain the basics of Web 3.0 in minute detail in 5 episodes, while you follow quietly along on your laptop or, why not, on your smartphone while taking a breath of fresh air outside. The working language will be English. After each webinar, you will receive the presentation with the speaker's contact details so you can ask questions at your convenience.
Tuesday, 24 January, 11:00 am to 12:00 noon: "Start to Metaverse", with Kurt Callewaert, Valorisation Manager Digital Transformation @ Howest
Tuesday, 14 February, 11:00 am to 12:00 noon: « Opportunities for companies in the Metaverse” with Juan Bossicard, Strategic Campaign Manager Metaverse Europe at Meta and Jeremy Zeegers, Public Policy Manager Benelux at Meta
Tuesday, 21 March, 11:00 am to 12:00 noon: " Blockchain, génération Alphas et génération Z : Transformation de la société” [Blockchain, generation Alphas and generation Z: Transformation of society] with Claudia Lomma, Producer and Host of the podcast NFT Business. Former general manager of Elle Belgique and Marie-Claire Belgique. She will be interviewed by Denys Bornauw, Agoria. SESSION IN FRENCH
Tuesday, 25 April, 11:00 am to 12:00 noon: "Are you ready for the next digital transformation", with Stijn Viaene, Professor and Partner at Vlerick Business School & KU Leuven. He will be interviewed by Christophe Maertens, Co-lead Blockchain4Belgium
Tuesday, 16 May, 11:00 am to 12:00 noon: "What’s the link between Web3 and Artificial Intelligence?", with Geertrui Mieke De Ketelaere, Strategic Advisor AI imec and Adj. Professor Vlerick, DigitalMind. She will be interviewed by Axel Legay, Professor at the Catholic University of Louvain and Head of Cyberwal at Digital Wallonia. This session will be also organized in the framework of SustAIn.brussels and VLAIO industriepartnerschap.
All employers and employees of technology companies interested in learning more about Web 3.0. Non-technical participants are also welcome!
Agoria, Howest , Catholic University of Louvain , Digital Wallonia and Blockchain4Belgium
Free of charge. You can register for individual sessions or for the entire cycle.
Special training session
As part of this programme, two practical technical talks will be organised for technical decision-makers, developers, engineers… on how to transition from Web2 to Web3. Both talks will be given by Shane Deconinck, Web3 Lead & Research Manager, Howest. In ENGLISH
Thursday April 27 at 1:30pm – 5pm: on Howest campus in Kortrijk and online (hybrid).
Tuesday June 6 at 1:30pm – 5pm: at Agoria Bluepoint in Brussels
Registration for these trainings is open here