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Data-Driven 2023: Pyth Developer Conference

We are thrilled to announce the debut of Data-Driven 2023. This two-day online conference offers a deep dive into the Pyth Network’s initiatives and advancements, and the opportunity to hear from thought leaders and builders from the Pyth community and wider DeFi ecosystem.

The Pyth oracle network is home to DeFi project founders, teams and DAOs building decentralized applications, institutional market participants, and blockchain infrastructure providers. Data-Driven 2023 is an immersive way to learn what these industry pioneers and visionaries are working on.

The online conference is scheduled for December 5-6, 2023. You can easily register by visiting the conference welcome page.

You can look forward to keynotes, workshops, and industry panels from Douro Labs, Gate Ventures, Synthetix, Injective Labs, Movement Labs, MEXC, LTP, Kronos Research, Auros, Vela Exchange, Wormhole, Gelato Network, and more.

Who Should Attend

Whether you're a seasoned industry professional, a blockchain enthusiast, or a curious newcomer, Data-Driven 2023 offers a unique opportunity to:

  • Gain insights into the latest developments in the Pyth Network ecosystem.
  • Connect with industry experts, project founders, and fellow community members.
  • Explore the future of decentralized finance and the role Pyth and its partners play in it.

The conference is especially tailored for DeFi power users, creators and owners of valuable financial data, and smart contract developers looking for next-generation tooling and inspiration.

  • DeFi and Crypto Users—Help shape the future of finance. Discover how Pyth Network is enabling a new era of high-throughput DeFi.
  • Smart Contract Developers—Learn why latency, accuracy, and robustness matter for smart contract execution. Explore why players like Synthetix, Vela Exchange, and Gelato Network choose Pyth data.
  • Data Owners and Creators: Pyth Network offers an opportunity to market participants who own unique, financial data. Learn why major exchanges and market makers like are joining the Pyth oracle network.

What to Expect

The Pyth Network contributors and guest speakers will cover the latest advancements in their fields, discuss recent industry trends, and potentially unveil some of their newest projects.

Keynotes—Tune in to discussions on the latest developments in decentralized finance, on-chain products, and Web3 capital markets..

Panels—Listen in to industry experts as they share their insights on the DeFi landscape today and their predictions for this coming development cycle.

A Glimpse into the Agenda

Day 1 will kick off with a keynote by Mike Cahill, CEO of Douro Labs. Mike will look back at the growth of the Pyth Network and how the world’s largest and fastest-growing first-party oracle network has transformed the capabilities of DeFi today.

Afterwards, Jayant Krishnamurthy, CTO of Douro Labs, will walk the audience through the Pyth Network’s product lines, including Pyth Price Feeds and Pyth Benchmarks. His presentation also offers a rare glimpse into what his team is working on behind the scenes.

Major DeFi partners and data providers are lined up throughout Day 1, including of course, the power users of Pyth data. Viewers can look forward to keynotes from Synthetix, Injective, Kwenta, Wormhole, Vela Exchange, and many more.

On Day 2, Mike and Jayant hit the stage again with two more keynotes. Mike will kick-off with an analysis of the Pyth Network data model and the business logic behind the cross-chain pull oracle design. His presentation will finish off with reflections on what it means to build a self-sustainable and truly decentralized oracle.

Jayant’s second keynote will focus on Pyth Governance, its significance for the stakeholder community, and the potential scope of community governance proposals, from oracle update fees to reward distribution to data providers.

You can look forward to hearing more from the Pyth Network’s data provider community, with speakers from LTP, Wintermute, Gate, Auros, MEXC and more. Viewers should also look out for presentations from infrastructure players like Gelato Network and fast-growing DeFi platforms like HMX. Thematic panels with notable figures from major blockchain ecosystems, as well as some of the most active Web3 venture capital firms, will be revealed in due course.

Stay tuned for the next guest speaker reveal as we roll out the Data-Driven 2023 lineup. The contents of each day will start at 12:00 PM and end at 6:30 PM UTC.

How to Register

Don't miss out! Secure your spot at Data Driven 2023 by registering now.

Visit the conference welcome page to register and mark your calendars for December 5-6. Keep on the lookout for the full Data Driven 2023 agenda. Guest speakers will be revealing their upcoming presentations on social media throughout the week. Will your favorite Web3 team take the stage with us too?

Each presentation will have its own streaming webpage. You can conveniently sign up for all the presentations from the conference welcome page. You will receive access to each presentation via e-mail. You only need to attend the ones you are interested in, of course. Most of the presentations will be recorded and will also be streamed to Youtube.

About Pyth Network

Pyth Network stands as the largest first-party financial oracle. Pyth delivers over 380 real-time price feeds across digital assets, equities, ETFs, FX, and commodities to more than 45 blockchains. The network comprises the world's leading exchanges, market makers, and financial services providers contributing their proprietary price data for smart contract developers to use.

We can’t wait to hear what you think! Feel free to join the Pyth Discord and Telegram, and follow Pyth on X. You can also learn more about Pyth here.

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