Timeline of Events

A timeline of events for this wiki

NEAR Protocol

Date Founded

April 1, 2020

The NEAR token was launched in April 2020.


Blockchain Operating System (BOS)

March 1, 2023

On March 2, 2023, NEAR announced that it was becoming the Blockchain Operating System (BOS).

Illia Polosukhin as NEAR Foundation CEO

November 1, 2023

In November 2023, Illia Polosukhin was appointed the CEO for the NEAR Foundation

NEAR DA x Polygon CDK

January 1, 2024

On January 18, 2024, NEAR DA integrated with Polygon CDK

NEAR Foundation x D3

February 1, 2024

On February 8, 2024, The NEAR Foundation partnered with D3

Infrastructure Committee Launch

April 1, 2024

In April 2024, the NEAR foundation launched an infrastructure committee with $4 million in funding