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Seminar – Roblox and the Metaverse
12 May, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Recently, there has been intense discussion about the role of the Metaverse in reshaping future society. Education is a focal point of this impending transformation. John Huen will speak about how contemporary education is changing and evolving with the inclusion of the Metaverse. He will explore the latest development in the Metaverse and its potential applications in making learning more immersive and effective. For students, both technical and non-technical, this is an opportunity to gain insight into how you can start preparing for emerging career opportunities in this exciting new era.
About the Speaker:
John Huen is the founding CEO of Koding Kingdom, a K12 coding and gaming education company and works in partnership with Tencent on Roblox education. He is an honourary advisor at the HKU Foundation, and an advisory committee member for IT Innovation Lab, OGCIO, and the HKSAR Government. John previously served in senior executive roles at GigaMedia China and CDC Games. He has more than 20 years of operating and management experience in the digital content and telecommunications industries in China. John holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the University of Hong Kong. In 1992, he was awarded the Swire/Foreign and Commonwealth Scholarship for his Master of Philosophy degree in Management Studies at the University of Oxford.