Decrypt Studios Brings Blockchain and Crypto Insights to the Forefront

• Phantom Co-Founder Francesco Agosti was interviewed at 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco on November 3.
• The Crypties 2022 awards gala was held in December 2022 at Art Basel in Miami.
• Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman discussed Tezos‘ proof-of-stake mechanism and other topics onstage at Web Summit in Lisbon.

In November of 2020, Decrypt Studios brought together some of the brightest minds in the blockchain and cryptocurrency industries for a series of events, talks, and panel discussions. On November 3, Decrypt’s Jason Nelson interviewed Phantom Co-Founder Francesco Agosti at 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco. Agosti discussed the history of Phantom and what he is looking forward to in the future of Web3.

In December of 2022, Decrypt Studios presented the inaugural Crypties awards gala. Held at Art Basel in Miami, the evening featured an emcee – Josh Ostrovsky („The Fat Jewish“) – and presenters from a range of crypto projects. Statuettes were awarded in nine categories, with sponsors such as Polygon, Filecoin Foundation, Lamina1, Async, BeetsDAO, The Gold Mask, Gem Set, Breakout, Anonymous, Infinite Objects, Ape Water, Decentralized Pictures, and Vault 721.

Onstage at Web Summit in Lisbon, Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman discussed the Tezos blockchain and its proof-of-stake mechanism, her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum, and sharding, progressive decentralization, and NFT gaming with Decrypt’s Stephen Graves.

Finally, Decrypt’s Jason Nelson sat down with Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction and formerly Greylock, and Alex Strzesniewski of AngelBlock at 0xpo Summit in San Francisco for an expansive panel on raising venture money even during Crypto Winter. The panelists discussed strategies for navigating a bear market and shared insight into the process of fundraising in the industry.

Overall, Decrypt Studios‘ events and panel discussions brought together some of the most influential figures in the industry to discuss the past, present, and future of blockchain and cryptocurrency. Through these events, attendees were able to gain invaluable insights into the industry and stay up to date with the latest trends and developments.