Online Webinars (11.00am - 2.00pm) Time Topic Recording 11.00am - 12.00pm It Takes Guts! Presented by NUS Development Office Discover the entrepreneurial journey of two NUS Science Alumni who started their own F&B company. Curated Culture, an F&B start-up by NUS Food Science & Technology alumni, Ms Shermaine Heng (Science ’20), Ms Sew Shu Wen (Science ’20) and Mr Christian Eviston-Putsch (Business ’22), seeks to enable healthy living using innovative beverage solutions and clean label ingredients. Their cold brew teas have zero sugar, are brewed with organic tea leaves, sweetened with plant-derived sweetener, and enhanced with science-backed live probiotics. This start-up is supported by NUS Enterprise’s Graduate Research Innovation Programme fund. 1.00pm - 2.00pm What Isn't the Metaverse? Presented by Advanced Computing for Executives, NUS Computing Recently, the word Metaverse has been trending in online circles ever since Facebook changed its name to Meta to reflect its new company vision. Contrary to popular belief, the concept of a Metaverse is actually several decades old, and its meaning goes far beyond what popular culture makes it out to be. More than just a collection of disparate virtual worlds, the Metaverse is in fact a combination of cutting-edge technologies that could one day revolutionize how we work, play, live and learn. In this talk, we cut through the hype to examine how the Metaverse has the potential to change the world as we know it, for better or for worse.