•Jason Michael Primrose, Amanda Terry, Artemysia-X, and Kas Vegas discussed how their work utilizes NFTs for storytelling at Camp Decrypt 2022.
•The Crypties 2022 awards gala was held at Art Basel in Miami, with emcee Josh Ostrovsky and sponsor Polygon, Filecoin Foundation, and other crypto projects.
•Kathleen Breitman of Tezos discussed the Tezos blockchain, Ethereum, sharding, and NFT gaming at Web Summit in Lisbon. Clay Robbins, Soona Amhaz, Sarah Guo, and Alex Strzesniewski discussed venture fundraising at 0xpo Summit in San Francisco.

At Camp Decrypt 2022, an event focused on blockchain and cryptocurrency, Jason Michael Primrose, Amanda Terry, Artemysia-X, and Kas Vegas held a panel to discuss how their work utilizes NFTs for storytelling. Moderated by What’s Trending podcast host Shira Lazar, the panelists discussed their various projects and how NFTs can be used for creativity and expression.

The Crypties 2022 awards gala was held at Art Basel in Miami, with Josh Ostrovsky („The Fat Jewish“) as the emcee and sponsors from Polygon, Filecoin Foundation, Lamina1, Async, BeetsDAO, The Gold Mask, Gem Set, Breakout, Anonymous, Infinite Objects, Ape Water, Decentralized Pictures, and Vault 721. During the ceremony, awards were handed out in nine categories, recognizing the accomplishments of various crypto projects.

At Web Summit 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. The panel was moderated by Decrypt’s Stephen Graves.

Finally, at 0xpo Summit in San Francisco, Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction and formerly Greylock, and Alex Strzesniewski of AngelBlock joined Decrypt’s Jason Nelson for an extensive panel on raising venture money in a bear market. The panelists discussed the challenges of fundraising in a difficult market environment and provided advice on how to make the most of the current situation.

All in all, the events at Camp Decrypt, the Crypties 2022 awards gala, Web Summit in Lisbon, and 0xpo Summit in San Francisco provided a great opportunity to explore the use of NFTs for storytelling, the accomplishments of various crypto projects, and the challenges of raising venture money in a bear market.