Baltic Honeybadger 2018: Latvia’s Bitcoin Conference Event Details
Have you heard of the Baltic Honeybadger 2018? This conference will happen in Riga, Latvia, from September 22nd to 23rd. Described by the organizers as “the Bitcoin conference of the year”, this event has been sponsored by Hodl Hodl, Househodl, Social Discovery Ventures and Oracule Tang Space.
What Is The Baltic Honeybadger 2018?
This will be the major cryptocurrency event of Latvia. The goal of the organization is the creation of a community-driven event that will help in the education of anyone involved. There will be a lot of experts from the industry present in the conference.
The organizers have also stated that they do not promote altcoins, ICOs, banks or any other blockchain company, the event has educational purposes only.
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The Baltic Honeybadger 2018 Speakers
The Baltic Honeybadger conference will have many important people of the blockchain industry speaking. Some of the ones who were already announced are Elizabeth Stark (CEO and Co-founder of Lightning Labs), Adam Back (CEO at Blockstream), Saifedean Ammous (Author of The Bitcoin Standard), Sergej Kotliar (CEO at Bitrefill) and Tuur Demeester (Economist & Editor in Chief at Adamant Research).
Others are Giacomo Zucco (CEO at BHB Network), Peter Todd (Applied Cryptography Consultant and Bitcoin engineer), Eric Lombrozo (CEO & co-founder of Ciphrex Corp, while also Bitcoin Core contributor), Ragnar Lifthrasir (Founder of velox.RE and the International Blockchain Real Estate Association) and Vortex (Content Creator, Developer and host of The Bitcoin News Show).
There are still WhalePanda (Bitcoin Accumulator), Florian Maier (IT Architect for DLT projects at MaibornWolff), Pavol Rusnak (CTO of SatoshiLabs), Max Keidun (CEO at Hodl Hodl and HouseHodl), Pierre Roberge (CEO at Arc4dia.com) and Eric Voskuil (Maintainer of Libbitcoin, a Bitcoin developer toolkit)
The site of the event states that even more speakers will still be announced until the date of the conference.
How to Go To The Baltic Honeybadger 2018?
The event will happen on RISEBA Arhitektūras un mediju centrs H20 6 (address: Durbes iela 4, Rīga, LV-1048, Latvija) during September 22 and 23. To participate, you have to buy the tickets. You should do it soon because there are not many tickets on sale, as the event will have an small scale.
Regular tickets can be bought by 220 EUR each and the student tickets will be bought by 100 EUR each. The price of the tickets might vary for many reasons like demand. You can buy them using Visa or Mastercard.
The Baltic Honeybadger 2018 Conclusion
This looks be an interesting conference, even if it is a small scale one. There are several speakers that will be on the two days of the event and the tickets are not really expensive for this kind of activity, so it looks to us that the Baltic Honeybadger 2018 event is a good choice for the people who live in the country or are around during the time of the event.