Creating digital assets on The Sandbox

Date: June 18 and 25, 2022 (Saturdays)

Time: 10:00 – 5:00pm

Venue: Tam Wing Fan Innovation Wing, HKU

Creating digital assets on The Sandbox

Two-day workshop

Date: June 18 and 25, 2022 (Saturdays)

Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm

Venue: Tam Wing Fan Innovation Wing, HKU

Format: Face-to-face

Eligibility: All HKU students are welcome to join. 

Quota: A limited quota of 30 will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Workshop highlights: 

  • Learn how to create avatars and NPC characters of yourselves to explore the Metaverse. 
  • Learn how to create voxel arts, 3D assets and NFTs. We will try to build our Main Building on the Sandbox together. 
  • May participate in the exclusive VoxEdit competition for $SAND tokens and NFT prizes. 

 

Tentative rundown:

Day 1 (June 18)

  • Introduction about the metaverse and The Sandbox from professors and The Sandbox.
  • Learn VoxEdit to create 3D assets on The Sandbox
  • Take an offline tour to The Main Building
  • Create different parts of The Main Building to build the virtual campus of HKU

Day 2 (June 25)

  • Decorate the Main Building on The Sandbox
  • Learn how to create an avatar and NPC
  • Learn different templates, such as the dogs.

VoxEdit competition for the participants: 

For those who have completed the program successfully, they will have an opportunity to join the VoxEdit competition. The prizes may include $SAND sponsored by The Sandbox and a limited edition of NFT created just for this program/cohort.