CEO & Founder | Jadu
Asad J. Malik is an augmented reality pioneer and CEO/Founder of Jadu.
Jadu is building Web3’s definitive AR app where NFT avatars can become playable characters. Malik’s critically-acclaimed and globally exhibited narrative storytelling projects Terminal 3 and A Jester’s Tale premiered at Tribeca and Sundance Film Festivals, positioning Asad as a visionary in the space before completing his undergraduate degree. Asad was named one of Variety’s 10 Innovators to Watch, Rolling Stone’s Future 25, Forbes’ 30 Under 30, and Adweek’s Young Influentials. He now sits on the Board of Trustees for Bennington College as a recent graduate.
If we really are going to work, shop and socialize in the virtual realm of the metaverse, many of us are going to need avatars—digital identifiers for individuals. In this panel, startups working on avatars explain how we could navigate the web and interact with each other using our digital replicas, how we may invest […]