• The Crypties 2022 Awards were held in Miami on November 30, featuring Celo winning the Social Impact Award, Bored Ape Yacht Club winning NFT Project of the Year, and panels and interviews from conferences and summits such as Web Summit 2022 and 0xpo Summit.
• There were a variety of speakers and panelists, including Marek Olszewski of Celo, Kathleen Breitman of Tezos, Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction, and Alex Strzesniewski of AngelBlock.
• The inaugural Crypties Awards from Decrypt Studios celebrated the best projects and people in the crypto industry.
On November 30, the inaugural Crypties Awards from Decrypt Studios was held in Miami, celebrating the best projects and people in the crypto industry. The awards ceremony featured a variety of categories, such as Social Impact, NFT Project of the Year, and panelists and interviews from conferences and summits.
Marek Olszewski accepted the Cryptie for Celo from presenter Dan Roberts of Decrypt Media in the Social Impact category. Celo was nominated alongside other projects such as Ukraine DAO, Dream DAO, Proof of Protest, and Digital Diaspora.
At Web Summit 2022 in Lisbon, Kathleen Breitman of Tezos 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 with Decrypt’s Stephen Graves.
At 0xpo Summit in San Francisco, a panel of venture capital experts joined Decrypt’s Jason Nelson to discuss raising money in a bear market. This panel included Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction, and Alex Strzesniewski of AngelBlock.
Finally, Illa Da Producer accepted the Cryptie on behalf of Yuga Labs from presenter Alanna Roazzi-Laforet in the NFT Project of the Year category. Other nominees in this category included Moonbirds, Azuki, DeGods, and CloneX.
Overall, the Crypties Awards provided a platform to recognize and celebrate the many talented individuals and projects in the crypto industry. From panels and interviews to award winners, the inaugural Crypties Awards was a night to remember.