OC100: Open Campus, ForbesWeb3, and Animoca Brands Unveil Definitive List of Web3 Creators
In a collaborative effort to recognize and celebrate the most influential creators driving learning and growth in the Web3 space, ForbesWeb3, Open Campus, and Animoca Brands have launched OC100.
This pioneering initiative aims to spotlight content creators who are contributing to education and innovation within Web3 through their online content.
The OC100 competition, unveiled on 1 February 2024, invites Open Campus ID holders to nominate and vote for the top 100 creators alongside a panel of industry thought leaders.
This collaborative endeavor combines the expertise of Forbes in media, Open Campus in education, and Animoca Brands in technology to honor and elevate creators shaping the future of Web3.
Introducing #OC100!— Open Campus (@opencampus_xyz) February 1, 2024
Join us, along with @ForbesWeb3 and @animocabrands, as we search for the top 100 creators and thought leaders in Web3.
25 exceptional judges.
8 diverse categories.
3 community votes.
100 extraordinary creators.
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The competition will unfold in multiple phases, starting with the opening of nominations, followed by a public voting phase on a dedicated online platform.
Eight nomination categories have been established, including Cultural & Artistic Impact, Content Creation & Storytelling, Technical Educators & Developers, Community Builders & Leaders, and more. The OC100 will culminate in a high-profile announcement to showcase the top 100 creators.
Creators who make the OC100 list will receive prestigious exposure by Forbes, the opportunity to connect with leading Web3 innovators at OC100 events hosted by Animoca Brands, and early access to Open Campus’s groundbreaking products.
The OC100 selection process will be overseen by an esteemed panel of Web3 luminaries, including Yat Siu, Co-Founder and Chairman of Animoca Brands; Ray Chan, Founder of Memeland; Diana-Luk Ye, Head of Strategic Accounts for World of Women; and several other influential figures in the Web3 community.
Taha Ahmed, Forbes’ Chief Growth Officer, highlighted the significance of OC100, stating, “OC100 is not just an event; it’s a movement to redefine the educational paradigm within the Web3 ecosystem.”
Jonah Lau, Project Lead at Open Campus, emphasized the collaborative nature of the initiative, stating, “By collaborating with ForbesWeb3 and Animoca Brands, we’re creating a platform to propel forward-thinking educators into the spotlight, showcasing the transformative power of Web3 in reshaping how we learn, teach, and grow.”
Yat Siu, Co-Founder and Chairman of Animoca Brands, expressed excitement about the innovative educational venture, stating, “OC100 will help shape the future of learning in the digital age while bringing much-deserved attention to educators for the content they create.”
To participate in the OC100 competition, holders of an Open Campus ID or Moca ID can visit 100.opencampus.xyz to nominate themselves or other creators deserving recognition as thought leaders of Web3.