Crypto Industry Buzz: From 0xpo to Crypties to Web Summit

Bullet Points:
• Phantom Co-Founder Francesco Agosti spoke 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 spoke at Web Summit in Lisbon, and venture capitalists discussed raising funds in a bear market at 0xpo Summit in San Francisco.

At 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco on November 3, Phantom Co-Founder Francesco Agosti sat down with Decrypt’s Jason Nelson to discuss the history of Phantom and what he hoped to see in Web3. Later that month, the Crypties 2022 awards gala was held at Art Basel in Miami. With emcee Josh Ostrovsky („The Fat Jewish“) and presenters from a range of crypto projects, statuettes were awarded in nine categories. Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman also spoke at Web Summit in Lisbon that month, discussing 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.

Finally, venture capitalists discussed raising funds in a bear market 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 to discuss the topic. They discussed the challenges and opportunities of raising funds in a bear market, and offered advice to entrepreneurs on how to navigate the fundraising process.

Overall, November was a busy month for the crypto industry, with a range of events and discussions taking place. From Phantom Co-Founder Francesco Agosti at 0xpo Crossroads to the Crypties 2022 awards gala to Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman at Web Summit, and the venture capitalists discussing raising funds in a bear market, the month provided plenty of insights into the industry.

The crypto industry is vibrant and ever-evolving, and events like these offer a chance for entrepreneurs and investors to stay up-to-date on the latest developments. As the industry continues to grow, it will be interesting to see what the future holds for the crypto space.