Industry Leaders Discuss Blockchain at 0xpo, Web Summit, and Crypties Awards

• Phantom Co-Founder Francesco Agosti was interviewed at the 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco on November 3.
• Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman spoke about Tezos‘ proof-of-stake mechanism onstage at Web Summit in Lisbon.
• At the Crypties Awards from Decrypt Studios in Miami, Bored Ape Yacht Club won NFT Project of the Year.

At 0xpo Crossroads in San Francisco on November 3, Decrypt’s Jason Nelson sat down with Francesco Agosti, one of the minds behind the popular Solana dapp, to discuss the history of Phantom and what he’s looking forward to in Web3. Mr. Agosti spoke about the major challenges he faced when developing the dapp, and his thoughts on the future of blockchain technology. He also provided insight into how Phantom has managed to stand out from the competition and the importance of maintaining user privacy.

At Web Summit in Lisbon, Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman took the stage to discuss how the Tezos blockchain has used a proof-of-stake mechanism since its inception. She also touched on her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum and sharding, progressive decentralization, and NFT gaming.

The inaugural Crypties Awards from Decrypt Studios in Miami took place on November 30, and Bored Ape Yacht Club was awarded NFT Project of the Year. Other nominees in the category included Moonbirds, Azuki, DeGods, and CloneX. Illa Da Producer accepted the Cryptie on behalf of Yuga Labs from presenter Alanna Roazzi-Laforet.

The 0xpo Crossroads, Web Summit, and Crypties Awards provided great opportunities for individuals to discuss and share their thoughts on blockchain technology and how it can be used to improve the user experience. Francesco Agosti, Kathleen Breitman, and Bored Ape Yacht Club were among the many industry leaders who shared their insights and expertise at these events. It is clear that these events are invaluable for anyone interested in learning more about blockchain technology and what the future holds for the industry.