Los Angeles, CA — On Saturday, October 22nd, 2022, XRA CEO Liz Hyman joined the panel, “The Multi of Metaverse,” at the University of Southern California’s 2022 Institute on Entertainment Law and Business. Hyman spoke alongside representatives Jordan McCollum of Meta’s Reality Labs, Jimmy Nguyen at BSV Blockchain Association, and Travis Cloyd from the WorldwideXR & Thunderbird School of Global Management. Panelists defined the Metaverse, explained how it works and who owns it, and shared why billions of dollars are spent developing it. The group discussed digital currency and the payment methods that will be adopted, how NFTs and tokenization will affect the transactional landscape, and how the Metaverse will be regulated and policed. The panel also highlighted the new opportunities the Metaverse will provide to traditional media, emerging companies, brands, artists, influencers, gamers, and consumers.