Last weeks Virtual Goods Summit mashed up with the Metaverse Roadmap and PwC’s prediction that the global entertainment and media industry will hit $2 trillion by 2011 promises interesting conversations lie ahead this week.
What percentage of this $2 trillion will flow in-world? Does a brave new world await TV virtually as David Itzkoff discussed in his NYT piece? Will Congress use its upcoming virtual goods taxation report to outline a policy roadmap? All of which puts virtual goods in vogue.