Ganesh Raju, Founder and CEO of Akshaya NFT and Metaverse (www.akshaya.io), USA, is an accomplished Entrepreneur, Investor, Digital Transformation Leader, Emerging Tech Strategist, particularly in the area of open source permission-less, decentralized networks / blockchain and Artificial Intelligence. He has been an early adopter and influencer in Web3 / DeepTech space with BlockChain, Crypto, DeFi, NFTs, DigitalTwin and Metaverse. He also consults and does advisory roles in the space of AI and ML for World’s biggest Tech Companies. He is reckoned as an IoT, Big Data, Machine Learning and Cloud and BlockChain / Crypto Technologies expert and frequents as speaker at various technology conferences. Akshaya’s vision is to bring brands / Businesses / Industries and users together in a digital-life meets real-world experience, all with the purpose of interconnecting the digital and physical worlds seamlessly – ultimately creating the most realistic Web3 experience. Akshaya’s mission is to revolutionize the way people engage with Sports, Fashion, Arts, Tourism and Hospitality Industries.