Bullet Points:
• Blocknative CEO Matt Cutler spoke at 0xpo Crossroads on November 3
• Decrypt Studios held the inaugural Crypties awards gala in December 2022
• Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman spoke at Web Summit in Lisbon in January 2023

Blocknative CEO Matt Cutler was a featured speaker at 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco on November 3, delivering a presentation on the Web3 origin story and Blocknative’s business. This event was followed in December 2022 by the inaugural Crypties awards gala, which was held at Art Basel in Miami and featured emcee Josh Ostrovsky („The Fat Jewish“) and presenters from a range of crypto projects. The evening was sponsored by Polygon, Filecoin Foundation, Lamina1, Async, BeetsDAO, The Gold Mask, Gem Set, Breakout, Anonymous, Infinite Objects, Ape Water, Decentralized Pictures, and Vault 721.

In January 2023, Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman spoke at Web Summit in Lisbon, discussing the Tezos blockchain’s use of a proof-of-stake mechanism since its inception, her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum and sharding, progressive decentralization, and NFT gaming with Decrypt’s Stephen Graves.

In addition to these events, 0xpo Summit featured a panel on raising in a bear market, with Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction and formerly Greylock, and AngelBlock’s Spencer Noon. The event was streamed live, with those in attendance discussing the challenges of raising in a bear market and strategies for successful fundraising.

Throughout the year, Blocknative and Decrypt hosted several events that explored the world of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. From the Web3 origin story to the Crypties Awards, from Tezos to the 0xpo Summit, these events provided insight into the industry and gave attendees the chance to learn more. With more events planned for the future, it looks like the crypto and blockchain space will continue to grow and evolve.

• 0xpo Crossroads featured Phantom Co-Founder Francesco Agosti to discuss the history of Phantom and what he’s looking forward to in Web3
• The Crypties 2022 award gala is scheduled for December 2022 at Art Basel in Miami, sponsored by Polygon, Filecoin Foundation, Lamina1, Async, BeetsDAO, The Gold Mask, Gem Set, Breakout, Anonymous, Infinite Objects, Ape Water, Decentralized Pictures, and Vault 721.
• At Web Summit in Lisbon, Tezos Co-Founder Kathleen Breitman discussed how the Tezos blockchain has used a proof-of-stake mechanism since its inception, her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum and sharding, progressive decentralization, and NFT gaming.

Decrypt Studios is hosting a range of events this year, from conferences and summits to award galas and live interviews. On November 3rd, 0xpo Crossroads featured Phantom Co-Founder Francesco Agosti to discuss the history of Phantom and what he’s looking forward to in Web3. The event was hosted by Decrypt’s Jason Nelson and featured insights into the world of blockchain and the latest developments in Web3.

The Crypties 2022 award gala is scheduled for December 2022 at Art Basel in Miami. The evening will be hosted by Josh Ostrovsky („The Fat Jewish“) and will feature presenters from a range of crypto projects. Statuettes will be awarded in nine categories, and the event is sponsored by Polygon, Filecoin Foundation, Lamina1, Async, BeetsDAO, The Gold Mask, Gem Set, Breakout, Anonymous, Infinite Objects, Ape Water, Decentralized Pictures, and Vault 721.

At Web Summit in Lisbon, Tezos Co-Founder Kathleen Breitman joined Decrypt’s Stephen Graves onstage to discuss how the Tezos blockchain has used a proof-of-stake mechanism since its inception. She discussed her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum and sharding, progressive decentralization, and NFT gaming. The event was a great insight into the world of blockchain and provided an opportunity to learn about the latest developments in the field.

Finally, at 0xpo Summit in San Francisco, Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction and formerly Greylock, and Alex Strzesniewski of AngelBlock joined Decrypt’s Jason Nelson for an extensive panel on raising venture money even during Crypto Winter. The panel provided insights into the challenges of fundraising during bear markets, and offered advice on how best to approach the task.

Decrypt Studios is providing a range of events in 2021, from conferences and summits to award galas and live interviews. These events provide an opportunity to learn about the latest developments in the world of blockchain, as well as insights into the challenges of fundraising and the history of various projects. With an array of talented speakers and sponsors, Decrypt is providing a platform for industry thought leaders to share their knowledge and expertise.