– Blocknative CEO Matt Cutler was interviewed by Decrypt’s Jason Nelson at 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco
– The Crypties 2022 awards ceremony was held at Art Basel in Miami, sponsored by a range of crypto projects
– Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman and representatives from Slow Ventures, Volt Capital, Conviction, and AngelBlock discussed raising venture money during Crypto Winter at 0xpo Summit
Blocknative CEO Matt Cutler recently had the opportunity to tell his Web3 origin story and Blocknative’s business to Decrypt’s Jason Nelson at 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco on November 3. Cutler discussed various misconceptions in the crypto space, as well as the importance of bringing the industry closer together.
The Crypties 2022 awards ceremony was held in December 2022 at Art Basel in Miami. Hosted by Josh Ostrovsky („The Fat Jewish“) and sponsored by Polygon, Filecoin Foundation, Lamina1, Async, BeetsDAO, The Gold Mask, Gem Set, Breakout, Anonymous, Infinite Objects, Ape Water, Decentralized Pictures, and Vault 721, the awards gala was the inaugural of its kind. Statuettes were awarded in nine categories, recognizing the best projects and achievements of the past year in the industry.
At 0xpo Summit in San Francisco on November 3, Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman joined Decrypt’s Stephen Graves onstage to talk about how the Tezos blockchain has used a proof-of-stake mechanism since its inception, as well as her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum, and sharding. Breitman also discussed the concept of progressive decentralization, as well as NFT gaming with Decrypt.
In addition, representatives from Slow Ventures, Volt Capital, Conviction, and AngelBlock joined Decrypt’s Jason Nelson to discuss raising venture money during Crypto Winter. Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction and formerly Greylock, and Alex Strzesniewski of AngelBlock all shared their insights and experiences, providing advice to aspiring entrepreneurs on how to best approach raising funds in a bear market.
Overall, 0xpo Crossroads and 0xpo Summit proved to be valuable events, giving industry professionals the opportunity to share their stories, insights, and experiences with the wider crypto community. Not only did the events bring the industry closer together, but it also provided valuable advice to entrepreneurs on the best ways to approach the industry. The Crypties 2022 awards ceremony was a great way to recognize the impressive achievements of the past year, as well as the hard work and dedication of the industry’s best and brightest.