Metaverse Policy Lab Opinion

Metaverse Policy Lab Opinion

Access Alert | The International Telecommunication Union Focuses on Metaverse 

The International Telecommunication Union’s Standardization Sector (ITU-T) has established a new Focus Group that will take the first steps towards...

20 Jan 2023 Metaverse Policy Lab
Access Alert | The International Telecommunication Union Focuses on Metaverse 
Center for Data Innovation | 5 Q’s with William Webb, Chief Technology Officer at Access Partnership

Center for Data Innovation | 5 Q’s with William Webb, Chief Technology Officer at Access Partnership

This article was originally published by the Center for Data Innovation on 18 January 2023. The Center for Data Innovation...

19 Jan 2023 Metaverse Policy Lab Opinion
Access Alert | UAE government calls to formulate advanced regulations for the metaverse

Access Alert | UAE government calls to formulate advanced regulations for the metaverse

Following the launch of the Dubai Metaverse Strategy at the Dubai Metaverse Assembly, the UAE government is formulating draft regulations...

13 Jan 2023 Metaverse Policy Lab Opinion
Women in Tech Policy: Glass ceilings and sticky floors – not in the metaverse!

Women in Tech Policy: Glass ceilings and sticky floors – not in the metaverse!

To view a recording of the webinar, please click here. Earlier this week, Access Partnership hosted “Women in Tech Policy:...

14 Nov 2022 Metaverse Policy Lab
Access Alert | Japanese investment in digital transformation will include Metaverse and NFTs

Access Alert | Japanese investment in digital transformation will include Metaverse and NFTs

The Prime Minister of Japan, Fumio Kishida, announced this week that the country will promote efforts to expand the use...

6 Oct 2022 Metaverse Policy Lab Opinion
Does the Metaverse Provide an Opportunity for Meta to Redefine its Stance on Data Privacy? 

Does the Metaverse Provide an Opportunity for Meta to Redefine its Stance on Data Privacy? 

In our previous article entitled “The importance of creating an interoperable Metaverse,” Lydia Dettling discussed how much data Metaverse platforms...

18 Jul 2022 Metaverse Policy Lab
Access Alert | 2022 Digital Assembly: The Future of the Internet

Access Alert | 2022 Digital Assembly: The Future of the Internet

Last week the French Presidency of the Council of the European Union held the 2022 Digital Assembly. Among the topics...

27 Jun 2022 Metaverse Policy Lab Opinion
Access Alert | Metaverse, Web3, and Gaming: Valve’s Steam Deck Allows Side-Loading

Access Alert | Metaverse, Web3, and Gaming: Valve’s Steam Deck Allows Side-Loading

One of the newest entries to the game console offerings available is Valve’s Steam Deck, introduced in Feb 2022. Joining...

23 Jun 2022 Metaverse Policy Lab Opinion
Access Alert | Launch of Metaverse Standards Forum

Access Alert | Launch of Metaverse Standards Forum

Yesterday the Metaverse Standards Forum was launched. As we discussed previously in our article titled  “How can we protect those...

22 Jun 2022 Metaverse Policy Lab Opinion
Access Alert | Dubai’s virtual asset regulator enters the Metaverse

Access Alert | Dubai’s virtual asset regulator enters the Metaverse

On 3 May, Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive...

6 May 2022 Metaverse Policy Lab Opinion
The importance of creating an interoperable Metaverse

The importance of creating an interoperable Metaverse

In our previous post Metaverse: Back to First Principles, Crispian Wong explored South Korea’s pioneering ‘Metaverse strategy’ and identified three...

3 May 2022 Metaverse Policy Lab Opinion
Metaverse – Back to First Principles 

Metaverse – Back to First Principles 

The purpose of the Metaverse is to create an immersive space for interactions which were previously either only physical or...

26 Jan 2022 Metaverse Policy Lab Opinion