Some Highlights from Consensus 2022

Some Highlights from Consensus 2022

During this year’s crypto celebration in Austin, Texas, we’ve seen thousands of the brightest and boldest influencers from around the world come together to celebrate the innovations happening across Crypto, Blockchain, Web3, and the Metaverse.

And, as expected, Cardano’s booth seemed to have enjoyed quite a bit of reception and activity, compared to other projects.

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In this Consensus 2022 Community overview, we highlight some key events & developments from the past few days:

  1. Over 1,830 wonderful souls have registered for the Cardano Community event on the 8th of June at Consensus 2022.

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  1. Video from consensus2022 event, courtesy of the ⁦Charli3⁩ team

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  1. Cardano Foundation has posted a twitter thread providing key points why developers should build on Cardano:

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  1. Here is the livestream of Charles Hoskinson’s fireside chat on DcentralCon. Twitter source
  1. The ‘Cardano At Consensus’ Community event is getting going!

  1. Charles Hoskinson was invited by Yahoo Finance to speak about the Basho development phase of Cardano, the peer-reviewed approach to developing Cardano, its purpose, and where it fits in the future of finance.

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  1. Team Emurgo Also present at Consensus 2022

  1. IOG held a FREE workshop and hackathon for developers in Austin on June 13th 2022, just after the conclusion of the main Consensus 2022 event. More information of the workshop will follow in the coming weeks

  1. Rio “Popeye” Inaba, Emurgo’s Chief Operating Officer, starts off with an inaugural speech.

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  1. Eleanor Terrett’s Interview with Charles Hoskinson at Consensus 2022

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  1. Charles Hoskinson talking to Bruce Fenton (Running for US Senate) about the upcoming senate race.

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  1. Charles Hoskinson posing with Congressmen Davidson and Budd, alongside Ice Cube and Elijah Wood

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Cardano Development Announcements:

  1. During Consensus 2022 IOG released a new video from Chief Scientist Aggelos Kiayias, who talks about the advances in the latest version of Ouroboros - Ouroboros-Leios. YouTube link
  1. Introduction of Lace ( a Light-wallet platform built by IOG. Here is Charles Hoskinson, during Consensus 2022, to give a short presentation of Lace
  1. Announcing the release of the Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM) sidechain alpha! Source tweet

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Also a presentation from Kathryn, welcoming the Solidity community to the Cardano - family. Video of the presentation soon.

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  1. A platform that puts its community at the heart of its development - enabling a future where open-source tools give everyone access to global financial, governance, and digital systems. Source tweet

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  1. Here is Eric Czuleger once again, to talk about the well-known Project Catalyst - Cardano’s community-driven innovation incubator. Video released during Consensus 2022. Source tweet

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  1. Emurgo announces strategic partnership with Cardano Launchpad Cardashift

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  1. Emurgo presenting at Consensus 2022

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  1. Team Yoroi gives a presentation on the technical intricacies of Yoroi’s open-source Cardano Wallet.
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  2. Learn more about #CardanoIsland from Terra Virtua HQ and what more is coming to Cardano. Source tweet

Consensus 2022 Community Roll Calls with Ben O’Hanlon

  1. Catching up with Richard McCracken
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  2. Catching up with ‘Blockchain Better Have My Money’ BBHMM Stake Pool
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  3. Catching up with Eric Coley Indigo protocol
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  4. Catching up with ADAO
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  1. Catching up with Charli3 Oracle
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  2. Catching up with Big Pey
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  3. Catching up with Vick from “The Hidden Order”
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  4. Catching up with Community member Emmanuel
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  5. Catching up with Merchify
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  6. Catching up with James Bowater, founder of Crypto AM
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  7. Catching up with ATLAS Stake Pool
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