• Blockchain conferences are much different than Bitcoin conferences. Whereas Bitcoin conferences might have been heavy on theoretics about liberating the world’s unbanked, the blockchain conference has a much more generalized focused. Many new participants in the space are uninterested in wildly shaking up the status quo. Also Read: Tendermint To Unveil UI, Demo First Blockchain Apps Blockchain Conferences Reveal New Horizons This has been on display early in the year. In San Francisco, two recent

    Blockchain Conferences In San Francisco Highlight New Direction For Technology

    | 2016/03/18 6:00 am
  • Manchester, UK (February, 20, 2016) – Would you like to work with CoinFest UK? We need interested Bitcoin and digital currency volunteers! We need these volunteers to help us cover both of the event days, but please remember Friday the 8th will be an extra long day from 9am to 10pm. We want anyone who is interested in cryptocurrencies and wants to help cryptocurrencies grow. Disclaimer: This is a press release. Bitcoinist.net is not responsible

    CoinFest UK Seeks Interested Cryptocurrency Volunteers for Bitcoin Conference

    | 2016/02/20 9:00 am
  • This piece was written by Ryan Strauss Hello again!  Checking in here from TNABC Day 2 in Miami.  It was a lot of fun writing yesterday.  I’m going to try and keep the style the same today; honest, open reporting about what’s actually being discussed here at a Bitcoin conference.  There’s a lot more going on here than you may think!  While the media often turns their attention to huge shows like DevCon and ComicCon,

    The North American Bitcoin Conference 2016: Day 2

    | 2016/01/22 8:49 pm
  • This piece was written by Ryan Strauss. This weekend, I am in Miami for The North American Bitcoin Conference.  This is the third Bitcoin Conference that I have ever attended; the first was in Chicago in June 2014, the second was in San Diego last month.  I am incredibly excited to be here.  Every Bitcoin conference or Meetup I have ever attended has been three things; informative, uplifting, and nerdy.  There’s nothing better than being

    The North American Bitcoin Conference 2016: Day 1

    | 2016/01/21 10:53 pm
  • Moe Levin, the organizer of The North American Bitcoin Conference, has set up an excellent lineup of speakers and presenters for the 2016 show. This year, people like Patrick Byrne, Tone Vays, Bobby Lee, Jerry Brito and others will highlight a packed conference.  Also Read: Coinbase Tests Bitcoin XT, Gets Removed From Bitcoin.org The 2016 conference will take place between January 21 and 22. The North American Bitcoin Conference is one of the largest events

    Moe Levin on TNABC Miami 2016, Patrick Byrne Speaking This Year

    | 2015/12/30 9:00 am
  • The Bitcoin Investor conference has started at the premier Bitcoin accepting hotel in downtown Las Vegas – The D – following a strong presence for the bleeding edge technology at fintech conference Money 20/20. Just years ago, not even Satoshi Nakamoto or Nick Szabo (the creator of smart contracts), would have imagined that things would be moving forward on such a fast time scale.The event will run through October 29th and 30th and will feature

    Following Money20/20, Bitcoin Investor Conference 2015 Held at Las Vegas Hotel “The D”

    | 2015/10/29 3:45 am
  •   We’re now less than 6 weeks from Money 20/20, the industry’s primetime conference and trade show. Spaces are filling up and time is running out so we wanted to make one last call for companies interested in sponsoring or exhibiting. With 10,000+ attendees, including more than 1,000+ CEOs, from 3,000+ companies and 75 countries, expected at our 2015 U.S. event, Money 20/20 is critical to realizing the vision of disruptive ways in which consumers

    Money 20/20 – The Venetian, Las Vegas – October 25-28, 2015 – Last Call For Sponsors

    | 2015/09/23 11:30 am
  • Yesterday, September 19, 2015, hundreds of hackers spent the day at Pier 70 in San Francisco working on projects in hopes to win the Disrupt SF Hackathon. In this competition, hackers have to create a fun and creative hack in 24 hours; the grand prize for the competition was $5000 USD, along with two runner-up prizes. Also read: Sharebeast Shut Down, Blockchain to fix bad File Sharing Companies? The winner of the 2015 Disrupt SF Hackathon

    QuickActions Wins Disrupt SF 2015 Hackathon

    | 2015/09/20 11:03 pm
  • Today, we have an interview with the founder of Bitwage, a company that aims to pay workers with bitcoin that in turn pay bitwage through wire transfers. The instructions are fairly straight-forward. Bitwage will send you a bank number, you tell your employer to wire transfer your paycheck to said bank number and voila, bitwage will then pay you in bitcoins. Also read: Inside Bitcoins San Diego: Digital Currency Institute’s Steven Michaels Speaks What is

    Inside Bitcoins San Diego: Bitwage Founder Jonathan Chester Speaks

    | 2015/09/11 8:00 am
  • The Inside Bitcoins conference in San Diego will be held from December 14 to the 16 of this year. The conference has been covered by Bitcoinist in many states such as New York, and this is the beginning of many interviews with the speakers that will be attending the conference. Today, we have Steven Michaels, the founder of the Digital Currency Institute, an educational and certification service founded to help individuals better understand the benefits of

    Inside Bitcoins San Diego: Digital Currency Institute’s Steven Michaels Speaks

    | 2015/09/09 12:00 pm
  •       Money20/20 • 19 W 44th Street, Suite 1108 • New York, NY 10036   Money 20/20 is a large FinTech convention that is held every year. This year, Money 20/20 will be held from October 25, 2015 through October 28, 2015 at the Venetian in Las Vegas. The conference will host “10,000+ attendees, including 1,000+ CEOs and 500+ speakers from 3,000+ companies and 75+ countries.” Money 20/20 will cover several hot topics in

    Money 20/20 2015: Slash 20% off Conference Registration

    | 2015/09/08 5:39 am
  • As London FinTech Week approaches — being held during September 2015 — Kevin Taylor, author of Fin Tech Law: A Guide to Technology in the Financial Services Industry that covers topics from Bitcoin to cybersecurity, will be available for interview, meeting or excerpt requests. Also read: Republican Senators Want to Outlaw Online Gambling in the US The city of London is going to host FinTech Week this September to represent the thriving Fintech community. The organizers

    Kevin Taylor Takes Questions During London FinTech Week

    | 2015/06/30 8:00 am
  • Keynote2015 is a new FinTech conference that aims to spread knowledge about Bitcoin in Los Angeles, California. This conference focuses around Bitcoin, the blockchain, and the benefits these two technologies can bring to the financial sector. Keynote2015 will take place on August 3, 2015, at the Park Plaza Hotel in LA.  Also read: Trestor Partners with Cameroon for New Currency Ecosystem The Keynote team firmly believes that the blockchain is big news for the finance industry.

    Keynote2015: ‘Redefining Financial Technology’

    | 2015/06/22 9:00 am
  • The World’s Largest FinTech and Payments event is coming to Europe! Book by Friday to pay the lowest price, saving over 40%. Use code: BITCN200 to save a further €200 and pay only €1695! also read: Money20/20: Bitcoin Coverage & Tool for Engagement Money20/20 is the world’s largest Payments and Financial Services event and, to the delight of European FinTech companies, is coming to Copenhagen on 4th – 7th April for the first time. The regional team are working closely with companies

    The World’s Largest FinTech and Payments event is coming to Europe!

    | 2015/06/17 2:31 pm
  • Inside Bitcoins is excited to host its next bitcoin event on July 10-11 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. The 2-day event will take place at the Navy Pier and feature the most pertinent bitcoin topics. Some of the sessions will be on blockchain-based Startups, investing, security and risk mitigation, fintech innovation, Bitcoin for non-profits, and mobile payments. Also Read: Bitcoin Meetup Growth Around The World (April 20th – May 19th 2015) Perhaps one of the most exciting elements

    Inside Bitcoins Comes to Chicago

    | 2015/06/12 3:00 pm
  • Bitcoin meetup groups are a great way to get together with like-minded people and discuss anything digital currency-related. Not only will you form a circle of new friends, but you will also be treated to a few presentations now and then. For those among us who like a few statistics, let’s take a look at some of the more recent changes and shifts in the Bitcoin meetup “power rankings.” Also read: California Bitcoin Bill May

    Bitcoin Meetup Growth Around The World (April 20th – May 19th 2015)

    | 2015/05/31 8:00 am
  • Article by Kyle Torpey The Bitcoin Foundation has been wrapped up in controversy throughout its entire existence, but the non-profit organization could turn a new leaf with the appointment of Bruce Fenton as the new executive director. Fenton delivered a clear, concise presentation about the future of the Bitcoin Foundation at Inside Bitcoins NYC 2015, and he made some statements that could possibly grab the attention of even the most adamant haters of the foundation. Throughout his talk, Fenton

    Bitcoin Foundation Executive Director Bruce Fenton Outlines Plans for Improved Transparency at Inside Bitcoins NYC

    | 2015/04/30 9:00 am
  • Here is Bitcoinist’s day 3 coverage of the Inside Bitcoins New York conference! Also read: Inside Bitcoins New York Day 2: Afternoon and Evening Solving Real Business Problems with the Blockchain Peter Kirby, President of Factom, opened day 3 of Inside Bitcoins New York with his lecture on using blockchain technology to solve real business problems. Factom, Kirby’s blockchain project, builds on top of the Bitcoin blockchain — much like how many useful applications are built on top of the

    Inside Bitcoins New York Day 3: Morning and Noon

    | 2015/04/29 9:01 pm
  • Here is Bitcoinist’s coverage of the afternoon and evening sessions of the Inside Bitcoins day 2 coverage! Also read: Inside Bitcoins NYC Presentation Day 1 (Morning till Noon) DigitalFX: A New Asset Class for Investors After the lunch break, Brian Kelly, contributor for CNBC’s Fast Money,  Founder and Managing Member of Brian Kelly Capital LLC, and author of The Bitcoin Big Bang, took take the stage to talk about investing in Bitcoin and start-ups in the Bitcoin world. According

    Inside Bitcoins New York Day 2: Afternoon and Evening

    | 2015/04/29 4:29 am
  • Bitcoin: The Final Piece of the Protocol Puzzle. Bitcoin is VoIP, Bitcoin is TCP/IP, Bitcoin is anything, and Bitcoin is everything. The second day of the Inside Bitcoins Conference in NYC was phenomenal. Inside Bitcoins NYC Keynote The first session of the second day of Inside Bitcoins NYC was kicked off by keynote speaker Mr. Dan Morehead. Morehead is Founder and CEO of Pantera Capital Management. He created Pantera Capital Management in 2003. In his keynote

    Inside Bitcoins NYC Presenation Day 1 (morning till noon)

    | 2015/04/28 9:45 pm
  • Whenever I go to a conference, I always write an “expectations” article. In those articles, I pick out a couple of interesting speakers and panels that I want to hear. This year’s Inside Bitcoins New York conference is held at the Javits centre. The conference will be a three day event, starting at 12:00 PM EST on April 27th and ending at 5 PM on the 29th. Also read: Barry Silbert to Speak at Inside Bitcoins New York Let us

    Expectations For Inside Bitcoins NY

    | 2015/04/27 3:00 pm
  • David Berger, founder and CEO of the Digital Currency Council (DCC), will speak at Inside Bitcoins New York on April 29, 2015, Day 3 of the event. David shares some insights into the event and speaks on behalf of the company’s continuing education partnership with Inside Bitcoins. Also Read: Interview: David Berger, Digital Currency Council (DCC) President At Inside Bitcoins New York, David Berger will speak in two separate sessions. His first session is titled, “The Pros and Cons

    David Berger of DCC Slated to Speak at Inside Bitcoins NY

    | 2015/04/26 3:00 pm
  • Inside Bitcoins New York will host Barry Silbert as a speaker on Day 3 of the event in a moderated “Fireside Chat”. Barry Silbert will discuss bitcoin investing, and the latest trends, changes, technologies, and companies currently shaping bitcoin. Also Read: Inside Bitcoins New York: Sarah Martin to Speak on Day 3 Barry Silbert: Bitcoin Pioneer Barry Silbert has been a key leader in the rising bitcoin industry, even being selected in Fortune’s “40 under 40” in

    Barry Silbert to Speak at Inside Bitcoins New York

    | 2015/04/25 3:00 pm