Crypto Events: Exploring Web3, PoS, NFTs and More

• Blocknative CEO Matt Cutler spoke at 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco on November 3 about Web3 and Blocknative’s business.
• The Crypties 2022: Highlight Reel was held in December 2022 at Art Basel in Miami featuring emcee Josh Ostrovsky and presenters from a range of crypto projects.
• At Web Summit in Lisbon, Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman talked about proof-of-stake mechanisms and NFT gaming.

On November 3, 2019, Matt Cutler, the CEO of Blocknative, spoke at 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco. During his talk, he discussed his Web3 origins story and the business of Blocknative. He was also keen to point out some of the common misconceptions in the crypto space.

In December 2022, Decrypt Studios held the inaugural Crypties awards gala at Art Basel in Miami. The evening was hosted by Josh Ostrovsky, more famously known as „The Fat Jewish“, and presenters from a range of crypto projects. The sponsors of the event included 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, Kathleen Breitman, co-founder of Tezos, spoke onstage with Decrypt’s Stephen Graves. During her talk, she discussed how Tezos blockchain has been using a proof-of-stake mechanism since its inception, her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum and sharding, progressive decentralization, and NFT gaming.

At 0xpo Summit in San Francisco, Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction, and Alex Strzesniewski of AngelBlock joined Decrypt’s Jason Nelson for a panel on raising venture money during Crypto Winter. They discussed the challenges of raising money in bear markets, and strategies to increase the chances of success.

Overall, there have been multiple events in the crypto space, featuring influential speakers and presenters, discussing a variety of topics within the blockchain technology industry. From Web3 origins stories and business models, to proof-of-stake mechanisms and raising venture money, it is clear that the crypto space is vibrant and growing.