Polkadot Digest 14 June 2023

Polkadot News

With one day left to vote, Referendum 121, proposing to update the Polkadot runtime and initiate Polkadot OpenGov, is passing with 99% in favor and one day left to vote. https://polkadot.polkassembly.io/referendum/121

For an overview of Polkadot OpenGov, see the Polkadot Wiki: OpenGov · Polkadot Wiki

Motion 417, approving a Treasury Proposal for the “60 Days of Polkadot” hackathon, has passed. Milestone 2 Proposal: Polkadot Developer Hackathons and Crash Course for 1,000 Developers (#60DaysOfPolkadot) | Polkassembly

Motion 418, approving a Treasury Proposal for a Polkadot Decoded satellite event in Shanghai, has passed. Polkadot Decoded 2023 China (Satellite Event) July 15-16, 2023 in Shanghai China | Polkassembly

Reminder: there is still time to register for Polkadot Decoded, online or in-person in Copenhagen, Denmark, 28-29 June. Polkadot Decoded 2023 | June 28-29 | Polkadot’s Annual Flagship Conference

Kusama News

Three different teams - Darwinia Crab, Karura, and Amplitude - have been in the lead during the current parachain lease auction. Kusama Auctions and Crowdloans | Parachains.info

Referendum 219, on the Whitelisted Track, proposing to increase the number of parachain validators to 300, has been proposed. [Whitelisted Caller] Referendum #219: Increase Parachain Validators to 300

Remember that Whitelisted Track Referenda require the approval of the Polkadot Technical Fellowship to pass. OpenGov · Polkadot Wiki