Web3 Events Highlight Innovation in Crypto Space

Bullet Points:
-Blocknative CEO Matt Cutler spoke at 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco on November 3.
-The Crypties 2022 awards gala was held in December 2022 at Art Basel in Miami.
-Kathleen Breitman of Tezos, Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction and Alex Strzesniewski of AngelBlock discussed raising venture money during Crypto Winter at 0xpo Summit in San Francisco.

On November 3rd, Blocknative CEO Matt Cutler spoke at 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco. Matt shared his Web3 origin story and Blocknative’s business, as well as misconceptions in the crypto space.

In December 2022, Decrypt Studios held the inaugural Crypties awards gala at Art Basel in Miami. Josh Ostrovsky (“The Fat Jewish”) served as emcee and presenters from a range of crypto projects presented statuettes in nine categories. The event 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.

At 0xpo Summit in San Francisco, Kathleen Breitman of Tezos, Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction and Alex Strzesniewski of AngelBlock joined Decrypt’s Jason Nelson on stage to discuss raising venture money even during Crypto Winter. Kathleen 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. Clay, Soona, Sarah, and Alex discussed the challenges of raising money in a bear market, as well as tips and strategies for successful fundraising.

These events – and many more – showcased the power of the Web3 space and highlighted the progress the blockchain community has made over the past year. From informative panels and interviews to awards ceremonies and more, the Web3 space continues to grow and innovate.