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Safe{Con}2: Account Abstraction, Smart Accounts, and the Future of Digital Ownership

Announcements

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24th May, 2024

Safe{Con}2 Unveils Groundbreaking Advances in Account Abstraction and Smart Accounts

The conference was held by smart account infrastructure provider Safe during Berlin Blockchain Week 2024 and saw new announcements from Safe, Scroll, WalletConnect, Rhinestone, and others.

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About us

Safe is an onchain asset custody protocol, securing $100B+ in assets today.

200+

Ecosystem

40M+

Total Transactions

8M+

Safe Accounts Deployed

200+

Ecosystem

40M+

Total Transactions

8M+

Safe Accounts Deployed

200+

Ecosystem

40M+

Total Transactions

8M+

Safe Accounts Deployed
Safe founders

Founding team

Christoph Simmchen

Co-Founder
Governance & Operations

Richard Meissner

Co-Founder
Safe{Core}

Lukas Schor

Co-Founder
Ecosystem & Marketing

Tobias Schubotz

Co-Founder
Safe{Wallet}

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Key milestones

March 2024

Safe hits $100B in TVL

February 2024

Safe Smart Accounts have executed over 30M transactions.

March 2023

Safe introduces the Safe{Core} modular account abstraction dev stack, alongside a refreshed Safe{Wallet}.

September 2022

SafeDAO is established and the Safe Token launched.

July 2022

Safe Ecosystem Foundation announces $100M in backing from strategic partners crosses $40 in assets secured.

May 2022

Independence! Safe Ecosystem Foundation is established as the operations organisation, and Core Contributors GmbH as the development company of Safe.

February 2022

GnosisDAO proposal to spin out the Safe project (GIP29) is accepted, with the highest voter turnout to label.

May 2021

Vitalik Buterin, founder of Ethereum, moves 1.3B in assets to his personal Safe.

August 2020

Safe hits TVL of more than 1B USD in ETH and ERC20 assets.

July 2018

Answering to market demand, Gnosis builds and releases a new smart account protocol called “Safe”, with gas-efficiency, modularity, and security at its core.

September 2017

Gnosis open-sources its internal multi-signature wallet called “Gnosis Multi-Sig Wallet”.


Press releases

Safe{Con}2: Account Abstraction, Smart Accounts, and the Future of Digital Ownership

Announcements

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Safe{Con}2 Unveils Groundbreaking Advances in Account Abstraction and Smart Accounts

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Safe Announces 50+ Speakers for Safe{Con}2: Driving the Next Wave of Smart Account Adoption.

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Events
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Safe{Wallet} Adds Native Swaps in a new embedded DeFi play

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Safe{Wallet} Adds Native Swaps in a New Embedded DeFi Play

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Safe Launches Activity Program for Its Users

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Safe Launches Activity Program for Its Users

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Safe in the news

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SafeDAO Prepares To Vote On New Token Utility and Move Towards SAFE Unlocks

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Safe and Base Team Up To Promote Ethereum Smart Accounts

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Safe joins forces with Sygnum Bank and Coincover to launch crypto recovery service

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Safe wants Ethereum users to create wallets with emails — not seed phrases

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Safe to launch modular Account Abstraction stack on Polygon zkEVM

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Gnosis Safe Rebrands as Safe, Raises $100M

Podcast appearances

Richard Meissner (Safe) on Account Abstraction Adoption and Barriers (EP.440)

Johannes Moormann: Safe and Account Abstraction | DeFi Drip

Account abstraction could change how institutions interact with Ethereum — Safe co-founder

Featured videos

The Future of Digital Asset and Data Ownership

Navigating the Future of Account Abstraction with Safe | Web3 Native Podcast

Unlocking Digital Asset Ownership - Lukas Schor | Pragma Lisbon 2023

Lukas Schor - Account Abstraction: Modular Smart Accounts

Manage Crypto Assets with Smart Contract Wallets | Lukas Schor, Co - Founder