Alex Norta of Talinn University of Technology and Proof Of You

Alex Norta on What Can Smart Contracts Do?

What Can Smart Contracts Do? On 7 December, 2016 for the 42nd edition of Bitcoin Wednesday, Alex Norta will give a talk on a more practical side of smart contracts.  He will present his work on a smart contract markup language, smart contract management lifecycle and smart contract application layer for Decentralized Autonomous Organizations. Alex […]

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Roberto Valenti of Sightcorp

Profile: Dr. Roberto Valenti

Profile: Dr. Roberto Valenti of PROFΞTH Dr. Roberto Valenti is the CTO of the PROFΞTH, an Ethereum-based platform for a global fair-trade digital economy, where artificial intelligence meets the sharing economy and the Internet of Things.  One of the goals of this platform is to allow people and a community’s material resources to interoperate as an organism, […]

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Justin Bons of Cyber Capital

Profile: Justin Bons

On Friday, 2 December 2016 Justin Bons will speak during the workshop on governance and the blockchain held during MoneyLab at Pakhuis de Zwijger. Justin is the founder of Cyber Capital, a cryptocurrency investment fund in The Netherlands as well as a miner and trader.  As an investor who manages a diverse portfolio of cryptocurrencies, Justin […]

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Andreas Antonopoulos

Video: Andreas M. Antonopoulos Says Money Is Under Surveillance

Andreas M. Antonopoulos gave this thought-provoking presentation at the Special Edition of Bitcoin Wednesday held at the Eye Film Museum in Amsterdam on 19 October, 2016. At 7’25” he says, “Your money is under constant  surveillance.”  At 20’45” he explains permissioned blockchains like R3’s Corda, which he compared to “a horseless carriage with a horse.” […]

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Dominik Zynis

Dominik Zynis Presents the Wings Concept and Wings Token Campaign

During Bitcoin Wednesday’s Special Edition on 19 October, 2016, Dominik Zynis unveils the Wings concept for Decentralized Autonomous Organizations.  In this presentation he explains how the service deploys DAOs, delegated voting, chat bots, instant messaging and prediction markets.  The Wings token distribution campaign begins on 18 November, 2016. A detailled profile of Dominik can be […]

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Benjamin Kampmann of MaidSafe

Profile: Benjamin Kampmann Talks MaidSafe

Benjamin Kampmann is a MaidSafe developer responsible for education and outreach.  On 7 December, 2017 he will give a presentation covering the following topics: • Where Are We Now • What Can Users Do – Alpha, E-mail, and Blog with Comments • What Can Developers Do – APIs, and Tutorials • Moving Forward – An […]

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Nick Lambert, COO of MaidSafe

Profile: Nick Lambert Introduces MaidSafe

An Introduction to MaidSafe by COO Nick Lambert For Bitcoin Wednesday on 7 December, 2016, Nick Lambert, COO of MaidSafe will come over from Scotland to give an introduction to the Safe Network, a decentralized data and communications network. MaidSafe is one of the earliest startups in the sector.  It was founded in 2006, and […]

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Justin Tran of World Coin Index

Justin Tran of World Coin Index

Review of the Month Presented by Justin Tran At our conference in November 2016 we brought back a regular feature from past events: A monthly review of some of the most important developments in the sector during the last 30 days. During Bitcoin Wednesday on 7 December, 2016 we’re doing it again.  Back by popular […]

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Edward Snowden and Andreas Antonopoulos

Profile: Andreas Antonopoulos

On Bitcoin Wednesday’s Special Edition on 19 October 2016, we’ll hear from one of the world’s most prominent authorities and visionaries on the subject of Bitcoin, Andreas M. Antonopoulos. Mr. Antonopoulos, who is half-Greek, half-British, first became fascinated by information technology as a young child in Greece.  He later went to the University College of London […]

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Andreas Antonopoulos

Video: Andreas M. Antonopoulos Demystifies Bitcoin Mining

“Bitcoin Mining Demystified” is a presentation given by Andreas M. Antonopoulos via video conference at Lab111’s Cinema to celebrate Coinfest during Bitcoin Wednesday on  6 April, 2016.  Mr. Antonopoulos is one of the world’s leading authorities on Bitcoin and the blockchain.  A detailled profile of Mr. Antonopoulos can be found here. In the marketplace there […]

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Dominik Zynis

Profile: Dominik Zynis

During Bitcoin Wednesday’s Special Edition on 19 October, 2016, Dominik Zynis will explain the upcoming token distribution for the DAO-as-a-service platform known as Wings.  He will be joined by his colleague, core developer Boris Povod. Dominik has been involved in the digital currency sector since 2012 and has many years of experience in various sales […]

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Mountain Peak

Governance and the Blockchain : The Final Frontier

Climate change, economy, unemployment, immigration, regulatory capture and so many other of the world’s greatest problems, consistently frustrate the efforts of national governments and politicians.  It seems they can no longer be solved by the efforts of a single country, but require an increasingly global and decentralized perspective. Enter the blockchain, a borderless solution with […]

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Emanuele Braga of Macao

Profile: Emanuele Braga of The Macao Center for Art and Research

Emanuele Braga, co-founder of the Milan-based Macao Center for Art and Research, will be a panellist for Bitcoin Wednesday’s workshop on governance and the blockchain on 2 December, 2016.  The Macao Center has released  its own community cryptocurrency, the Commocoin, which has been built on the Faircoin blockchain, developed in cooperation with Freecoin and D-cent. […]

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Susanne Tarkowski Tempelhof of Bitnation

Profile: Susanne Tarkowski Tempelhof of Bitnation

“What are the most important functions of the state? In many parts of the world, we’re used to governments providing everything from education to health care, social security and pensions, the list seems to grow by the day. But if you strip it down to its very core, a government’s ‘raison d’etre’ is really security […]

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