-The inaugural Crypties Awards were held in Miami at Decrypt Studios in November 30, 2022.
-Live events such as panels and interviews were held at conferences and summits around the world, including Web Summit in Lisbon and 0xpo Summit in San Francisco.
-The award show 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.
On November 30, 2022, the inaugural Crypties Awards were held in Miami at Decrypt Studios. The event was hosted by Josh Ostrovsky, popularly known as “The Fat Jewish” and featured presenters from a variety of crypto projects. Nine categories were available for awards, such as Crypto Unicorns, which was the winner of the Game of the Year category. The event 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.
A variety of live events were held throughout the year in conjunction with the Crypties Awards. These included panels and interviews from conferences and summits around the world. One such event was Web Summit in Lisbon, where Tezos co-founder Kathleen Breitman discussed how the Tezos blockchain used a proof-of-stake mechanism since its inception and her admiration for Tendermint, Ethereum and sharding. Another event was 0xpo Summit in San Francisco, where 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 even during Crypto Winter.
The Crypties Awards 2022 was a celebration of the accomplishments of the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry. It was a chance for the community to come together and recognize the hard work and dedication of the people involved in developing the technology, as well as those who are helping to promote its use and adoption. The awards show was an important milestone in the industry, and one that will be remembered for years to come.