Experts Gather to Discuss the Latest Blockchain and Crypto Developments

• Phantom Co-Founder Francesco Agosti spoke at 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco on November 3 to discuss the history of Phantom and what he’s looking forward to in Web3.
• Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman spoke at Web Summit in Lisbon about how the Tezos blockchain has used a proof-of-stake mechanism since its inception, her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum and sharding, and progressive decentralization.
• Clay Robbins, Soona Amhaz, Sarah Guo, and Alex Strzesniewski joined Decrypt’s Jason Nelson at 0xpo Summit in San Francisco to discuss raising venture money even during Crypto Winter.

The world of blockchain technology and cryptocurrency is an ever-evolving one, and on November 3, the 0xpo Crossroads event in San Francisco brought together experts from the industry to discuss the latest developments. One of the most prominent speakers was Francesco Agosti, the co-founder of Phantom, a popular Solana dapp. During his talk, he outlined the history of Phantom and what he was looking forward to in Web3.

Across the continent in Lisbon, the Web Summit was taking place. Here, Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman was one of the keynote speakers. She discussed how the Tezos blockchain has used a proof-of-stake mechanism since its inception, her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum and sharding, and progressive decentralization. In her talk, she also touched upon the NFT gaming sector.

Back in San Francisco, the 0xpo Summit was being held. Clay Robbins from Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz from Volt Capital, Sarah Guo from Conviction and formerly Greylock, and Alex Strzesniewski from AngelBlock were in attendance to discuss raising venture money even during Crypto Winter. Decrypt’s Jason Nelson moderated the panel, and the discussions centered around the challenges of fundraising during such a volatile market.

The Crypties Awards 2022 was also held in Miami on November 30, and was hosted by Decrypt Studios. This event celebrated the best achievements in the blockchain and cryptocurrency space, with Bored Ape Yacht Club winning the NFT Project of the Year Award. Other nominees in the category included Moonbirds, Azuki, DeGods, and CloneX.

These three events showcased the latest developments in the ever-growing blockchain and cryptocurrency space, as well as provided an opportunity for attendees to network, share ideas, and gain insights into the industry. The experts who spoke provided valuable insights into their respective projects and topics, and the discussions that took place at the events will help shape the future of the industry.