AvaCon Inc.

https://avacon.org

AvaCon, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the growth, enhancement, and development of the metaverse, virtual worlds, augmented reality, and 3D immersive and virtual spaces. We hold conventions and meetings to promote educational and scientific inquiry into these spaces, and to support organized fan activities, including performances, lectures, art, music, machinima, and much more. Our primary goal is to connect and support the diverse communities and practitioners involved in co-creating and using virtual worlds, and to educate the public and our constituents about the emerging ecosystem of technologies broadly known as the metaverse.

Company Info:

Year Founded:
2010

Founders:
Joyce Bettencourt, Chris Collins, Peter Lokke, Donna Meyer

CEO(s)/CTO(s)/Other Officers:
Joyce Bettencourt, Director, VP of Board

Investors:
Grants/Foundations/Individual Donors

Company Size:
1 to 10

Stage:
Nonprofit 501c3 organization