Bullet Points:
• Blocknative CEO Matt Cutler spoke at 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco
• Crypties awards gala was held in December 2022 at Art Basel in Miami
• Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman spoke at Web Summit in Lisbon

At 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco, Blocknative CEO Matt Cutler sat down with Decrypt’s Jason Nelson to discuss his experience in the Web3 space and Blocknative’s business. Matt shared his insights into the crypto space and the misconceptions that often arise.

In December 2022, Decrypt Studios held the inaugural Crypties awards gala at Art Basel in Miami. The event was 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. Statuettes were awarded in nine categories to celebrate the industry’s achievements.

At Web Summit in Lisbon, Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman took the stage to discuss the Tezos blockchain and its use of proof-of-stake since its inception. She also discussed her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum, and sharding, as well as progressive decentralization and NFT gaming.

Raising in a Bear Market was a panel discussion held at 0xpo Summit with Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction and formerly Greylock, and AngelBlock’s Thomas Korte. They discussed strategies for sourcing investments, how to survive during a bear market, and how to find investors who are committed to the long-term success of a project.