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October 2019

Bitcoin Wednesday 76

The 76th edition of Bitcoin Wednesday will be held in Amsterdam on 2 October, 2019, and will feature Bitcoin pioneer Charlie Shrem. Please RSVP as soon as possible if you […]

September 2019

Bitcoin Wednesday 75

The 75th edition of Bitcoin Wednesday will be held in Amsterdam on 4 September, 2019. Please RSVP as soon as possible if you want to attend. The complete program for […]

August 2019

Bitcoin Wednesday 74

The 74th edition of Bitcoin Wednesday will be held in Amsterdam on 7 August, 2019. Please RSVP as soon as possible if you want to attend. The complete program for […]

July 2019

6-Year Anniversary Edition

The 6-Year Anniversary Edition of Bitcoin Wednesday will be held in Amsterdam on 3 July, 2019. Please RSVP as soon as possible if you want to attend.   Tickets are now […]

Profile

Alexander Vasylchenko

Cryptocurrency pioneer Alexander Vasylchenko will be the Session Chair for Bitcoin Wednesday’s 6-year anniversary. He is the CEO of Sugi, an NFC card designed for cryptocurrency transactions and the former CTO of Mycelium.

June 2019
Poll

Poll Results 2019

We periodically conduct polls during Bitcoin Wednesday to gain insights about our audience that might be useful to the sector. At our conference on 5 June, 2019 we polled our […]

Quantum-Proof Crypto

Professor Jintai Ding of the University of Cincinnati is an expert in the field of post-quantum cryptography. He helped to develop the Rainbow cryptographic algorithm, which is one of the 9 finalists currently considered by the NIST in its post-quantum cryptography standardization process. He is also Vice Chairman of ABCmint which has launched a new quantum-proof cryptocurrency that has implemented Rainbow.

Ironbelly

Ivan Sorokin is a contributor to Grin and a creator of IronBelly, the first multi-platform mobile wallet for the anonymous cryptocurrency. He belongs to the Berlin-based cypherpunk cooperative, Cycle42 and is the first recipient of a Binance Fellowship.

PoW vs. PoS

Ren Zhang is a cryptography researcher at Nervos and the COSIC Research Group at KU Leuven in Belgium, where he focuses on blockchain consensus protocols and privacy- and security-related problems in peer-to-peer networks. He has worked at Blockstream with Pieter Wullie and Gregory Maxwell and currently assists Bart Preneel at KU Leuven.

DEX on Plasma

Bharath Rao is CEO of Leverj, a decentralized exchange for ether and ERC20 tokens that is built with a Plasma side chain. He has more than a decade of experience as a software engineer for JP Morgan, Goldman Sachs, Credit Suisse and Lehman Brothers on Wall Street and contributed to research and product development in Silicon Valley at General Electric and Motorola Labs.