Signs MOU with Smobler Studios and Multiverse Labs to Democratize Graduate and Executive Education
SINGAPORE† May 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Aventis Graduate School, an award-winning graduate school and corporate training provider headquartered in Singaporetoday unveiled its metaverse roadmap to become from Asia first graduate school to enter the open metaverse. This initiative is being conducted in partnership with Multiverse Laboratories, a leading pioneer in the metaverse space, and Smobler Studios as the architect of its digital campus.
Aventis Metaverse, Aventis, strives to make graduate and executive education affordable and accessible through: South East Asiawhich is the fastest growing region in the world with a population of over 700 million.
By adopting a phygital approach (a combination of physical and digital), professionals and executives can: South East Asia to take advantage of education in a hybrid of the physical and metaverse realms through networking, conferences, and global management or advanced management programs.
A virtual reality headset allows graduate students and senior executives to participate in the school’s programs without geographical restrictions. They can virtually learn, participate and interact with teachers and classmates like never before, taking the educational experience to a whole new level. Integrating video technology such as Zoom on the Metaverse will provide learners with a more immersive and interactive educational journey† Benefit A revolutionary EduFi Learn to Earn model, Aventis aims to make higher education more affordable and accessible to everyone.
“By focusing on phygital, senior executives and professionals in South East Asia can take advantage of both the metaverse and the physical through hybrid networks and global executive conferences. We aim to hold the first ASEAN conference in September to align with the return of the F1 Night Race in Singapore,” called Samuel TeoCEO of Aventis Graduate School, with more than 60,000 students from around the world.
Towards a photo-realistic campus
To launch its revolutionary plan, the graduate school signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Smobler Studios and Multiverse Labs. The MOU will leverage Aventis’ network of senior executives and renowned academic brands, the design expertise of Smobler Studios and the photorealistic technology of Multiverse Labs in the open metaverse.
Smobler Studios is a leading architecture and virtual design firm known for its exceptional capabilities in 3D modeling and metaverse development for The Sandbox. by his cobblestone Built on The Sandbox, it offers a social hub with multiple experiences, a theme park and an exhibition that showcases companies, brands, products, services and intellectual property. The studio will lead the creation of the exterior and interior designs of the classrooms of the Aventis Digital Campus.
“I have been a teacher for over two decades and it pains me to see how unaffordable higher education has become. This has implications for the upward social mobility of the middle class and the improvement of lifestyles across the region. I take comfort in the knowledge that we can now democratize education by using technology to make it accessible to all who want to learn. Through our pioneering three-way partnership, we will be able to deliver value, quality and accessibility across geographic, economic and social boundaries. This to me is what education should be to improve our lives as a collective,” said Dr. Loretta ChenCo-founder of Smobler Studios and a teacher passionate about changing the landscape of future education.
Multiverse Labs is a leading open metaverse platform that aims to empower promising individuals and groups to become leaders in the metaverse so they can impact their local or global communities. As part of the MOU, his role is to plan and allocate the amount of land needed to co-create and build a photo-realistic university campus.
“We are excited to partner with Aventis and Smobler Studios, who share the same vision we do about what the future should look like. Education is one of the pillars of our platform because we believe it is the key to unlocking opportunities. It should not be exclusive and limited to a few, but should be shared and accessible to everyone, everywhere. Through this partnership, we hope to democratize higher and executive education through: South East Asia using our learn-game-win model.” said John Chenco-founder and product manager of Multiverse Labs.
Coming this year
Aventis Metaverse is expected to begin beta testing with onboarding existing students and alumni in the third quarter of this year. year.
“This one is an exciting new chapter for us and we are extremely grateful for the support from our partners and our alumni network. Let’s redefine the future of higher education together. We are actively looking for partners, teachers, staff and students to join us on this exciting journey. Contact us or join our Discord or Twitter community,” says Teo.
About Aventis Graduate School
Founded in 2007, Aventis is a doctoral school headquartered in Singapore that promotes the development of human capital. With more than 60,000 students, five valued university partners spread across UNITED STATES and the UK and over 3,000 successful graduates, we aim to be the leading postgraduate school for professionals in Asia†
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