Polkadot Digest 27 June 2023

Polkadot News

Polkadot Decoded is this Wednesday and Thursday, featuring a fully hybrid experience in Copenhagen and online. For details: Polkadot Decoded 2023 | June 28-29 | Polkadot’s Annual Flagship Conference

If you are not in Copenhagen and still want an in-person experience of Decoded? Join a viewing party with the Polkadot community in your region: Viewing Parties - Google My Maps

There are 45 Referenda on Polkadot OpenGov. Anyone can use their DOT to vote. https://polkadot.polkassembly.io/opengov

There are still a few proposals and Referenda on the old Democracy tracks. You can continue to vote on remaining Referenda, but new Proposals on Gov 1 are discouraged.

Referendum 123, proposing to open HRMP channels between Polkadot Asset Hub (formerly Statemint), Litentry, Composable, Polkadex, and Zeitgeist, is passing almost unanimously with eight days left to vote. https://polkadot.polkassembly.io/referendum/123

Referendum 124, proposing to approve a Treasury Proposal to DOT housing for those affected by the Turkish earthquake, is failing with 27 days left to vote. https://polkadot.polkassembly.io/referendum/124

The next parachain lease auction begins this Saturday, 1 July, at block 16_210_200. Peaq @peaqnetwork and InvArch @InvArchNetwork have active crowdloans, with peaq in the lead. Auctions and crowdloans on Polkadot & Kusama networks | Parachains.info

Kusama News

Amplitude has won the most recent parachain lease auction on Kusama Network. Kusama Auctions #83-89 and Crowdloans | Parachains.info

With two and a half days left in the current parachain lease auction, InvArch Tinkernet @TinkerParachain (self-funded) has been in the lead for the entire Ending Period. Kusama Auctions #90-96 and Crowdloans | Parachains.info