Blockchain Powering the New Metaverse Economy


John Burris
Metajuice, Chief Strategy Officer

John joined IMVU in January 2018 as the Chief Strategy & Blockchain Officer, leading strategic corporate and business development across IMVU’s virtual / social platform. John arrived at Together Labs after serving as Founder/President of Silver Chalice, a sports digital technology platform provider. John was also head of wireless data services at Sprint, where we ran a $5B business focused on mobile entertainment, music, TV, gaming, and interest services. At IMVU, John has been working on VCOIN, a groundbreaking new digital currency that will change the way users interact and earn across the metaverse. As well as VCORE, an ERC-20 token that rewards active, international players, creators and earners across the metaverse.

Over the last 15+ years John has spoken or been on panels at: CES, Mobile World Congress (both in Nice and Barcelona), MIDEM, CTIA, GDC, E3, Sundance, World Congress of Sports, NATPE, MIPTV, Testified before the 108th US Congress, CNBC, etc.

Games, crypto and metaverse companies are trying to build the most engaging experience around connecting, playing, earning and participating in the future of the virtual economy. The winning economy will deliver real value, true ownership and opportunity to share in the economy’s success. We will be talking about how to create and build this new economy and avoid the pitfalls.