-The Crypties Awards 2022 was held at the inaugural event from Decrypt Studios in Miami on November 30.
-The People of Crypto’s Metaverse Pride Parade won the Metaverse Event of the Year award.
-Kathleen Breitman of Tezos, Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction and Alex Strzesniewski of AngelBlock were featured in panels and interviews at Web Summit and 0xpo Summit.
On November 30, Decrypt Studios held the inaugural Crypties Awards in Miami, Florida. The awards ceremony was held to celebrate the people and projects that made the biggest impact in the blockchain and crypto space in the past year. The event was hosted by Josh Ostrovsky, also known as “The Fat Jewish”, and was sponsored by Polygon, Filecoin Foundation, Lamina1, Async, BeetsDAO, The Gold Mask, Gem Set, Breakout, Anonymous, Infinite Objects, Ape Water, Decentralized Pictures, and Vault 721.
The evening saw nine awards given out to those who had achieved great success in the field of blockchain and crypto technology. The Metaverse Event of the Year award went to People of Crypto’s Metaverse Pride Parade. The event was a virtual parade in the metaverse, with Simone Berry and Akbar Hamid accepting the award on behalf of their project. The other nominees for this award were Decentraland’s Metaverse Fashion Week and Heal from The Sandbox and Code Green.
The Crypties Awards also featured onstage panels and interviews from conferences and summits. Kathleen Breitman, co-founder of Tezos, discussed the success of Tezos blockchain, which has used a proof-of-stake mechanism since its inception. She also shared her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum, and sharding, as well as progressive decentralization and NFT gaming. Additionally, Clay Robbins of Slow Ventures, Soona Amhaz of Volt Capital, Sarah Guo of Conviction, and Alex Strzesniewski of AngelBlock discussed raising venture money even during Crypto Winter on a panel at 0xpo Summit in San Francisco.
The Crypties Awards was a night full of celebration and recognition of the amazing accomplishments of the people who are transforming the blockchain and crypto space. From the Metaverse Event of the Year award to the panels and interviews, it was an evening to remember.