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Metaverse: Reality vs. Hype

March 17, 2023 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

| TIGER Talk

8000 Walton Parkway Suite 200
New Albany, OH 43054 United States

FRIDAY 3/17/23, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

IN-PERSON at Innovate New Albany, 8000 Walton Pkwy, Suite 200, New Albany, OH 43054

Be ready to interact with our presenter and your fellow participants.

And, please arrive at 11:30 am. Enjoy lunch. Mingle. Make new friends!


For many, the metaverse is a mysterious, far-off land.

Companies are making some big bets on the metaverse’s future, including Facebook‘s name change to Meta. Why? What do companies like Meta and others see? Learn from our TIGER Talk presenter, Ryan Frederick.

Ryan will explain why his firm, AWH, started working virtually in the metaverse, why some aspects of the metaverse will have significant value, and why other aspects are likely never to live up to the hype!


Ryan Frederick is a strategist, technologist, speaker, and author. Ryan is a Principal at the technology consulting firm AWH. Ryan is also a strategy guide with the strategy consulting firm Simply Strategic. Ryan is the author of two books about starting and leading companies: The Founder’s Manual and Sell Naked. Ryan frequently speaks about creating digital products, leadership, and the future of work.


Like all TIGER 🐯 Events, this one is FREE.


11:30 am – Lunch / Socializing

11:50 am – Guests introduce themselves to our in-person crowd

12:05 pm – Hand-off to Ryan

1:00 pm – Wrap / T-Shirt Drawing / More Socializing

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March 17, 2023
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Innovate New Albany
8000 Walton Parkway Suite 200
New Albany, OH 43054 United States
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