• Blocknative CEO Matt Cutler spoke at 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco on November 3.
• The Crypties 2022 was held in December 2022 at Art Basel in Miami.
• Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman spoke at Web Summit in Lisbon in January 2023.
Blocknative CEO Matt Cutler recently spoke at 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco to discuss his Web3 origin story and Blocknative’s mission. With the help of Decrypt’s Jason Nelson, Cutler was able to discuss the misconceptions of the crypto space and the future of Web3.
In December 2022, Decrypt Studios held the inaugural Crypties awards gala at Art Basel in Miami. With emcee Josh Ostrovsky („The Fat Jewish“) and presenters from a range of crypto projects, statuettes were awarded in nine categories. 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. She was accompanied by Decrypt’s Stephen Graves.
Additionally, 0xpo Summit was held in December 2022, featuring Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction and formerly Greylock, and AngelBlock’s Richard Muirhead. The four panelists discussed the difficulties of raising in a bear market, the success of decentralized protocols, and the long-term implications of the crypto space.
Overall, the past few months have seen numerous important discussions and events in the crypto space, from Blocknative CEO Matt Cutler’s talk at 0xpo Crossroads to the Crypties 2022 awards gala and Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman’s speech at Web Summit. With the help of numerous sponsors and presenters, these events have been able to bring together people from a wide range of backgrounds to discuss the future of the crypto space and the potential for Web3.