Bitcoin 2019 Conference: June 25-26 Peer to Peer Crypto Conference
What Is Bitcoin 2019 Conference?
Bitcoin 2019 is a two-day conference for the Bitcoin community that will take place in SVN West – San Francisco, CA on 25th – 26th June 2019.
The conference will bring together players in the Bitcoin community with the aim of accelerating Bitcoin adoption, increasing its potential, facilitating collaborations, and strengthening the community through industry roundtables, a virtual hackathon, an explosion hall, and days filled with content.
Bitcoin 2019 draws its inspiration from the previous Bitcoin conferences held in 2013 and 2014 that were a major success despite the fact that they were held shortly after the inception of Bitcoin. These conferences were able to provide early Bitcoin adopters with a platform in a collaborative environment where they shared ideas, enthusiasm, and technical concerns with a shared goal of advancing the BTC technology.
Bitcoin 2019 Conference Notable Speakers
Bitcoin 2019 will host a wide variety of speakers who have all played a major role in influencing the future of Nakamoto Consensus Bitcoin and are working towards propelling Bitcoin technology into the future.
The speakers include:
- Aaron van Wirdum, Technical Editor of Bitcoin Magazine
- Andrew Poelstra, Director of Research at Blockstream
- Arjun Balaji, Founder, Managing Partner of Shomei Capital
- Bill Barhydt Founder and CEO of Abra
- Dan Held, Director of Business Development at Interchange
- Diego Gutiérrez, CEO of RSK
- Hailey Lennon, Head of Legal and Regulatory Affairs, bitFlyer.
Bitcoin 2019 also features a virtual hackathon game where creative and technical minds alike can participate and propel Bitcoin’s innovation. The participants of the hackathon will be required to compete in hacks structured in technical and non-technical innovations for the Bitcoin ecosystem. Developers, creatives, and visionaries can apply to be part of the community. Winners of hackathon plus the prizes won will be announced during a session at the Bitcoin 2019 conference.
Tickets are available on the official conference website and the supported payment methods are Bitcoin or fiat. However, purchases with Bitcoin will attract a $6.50 discount on the processing fees.
Why Attend Bitcoin 2019 Conference?
Keynotes And Presentations From Industry Leaders
Bitcoin 2019 will host high-level speakers from various scopes of the industry that work on various projects that have major impacts on Bitcoin. The speakers will presentations and keynote speeches on Bitcoin it current and future trends as well as it potential.
Apart from the presentations by the speakers, attendees will have the opportunity to attend the Bitcoin Beer Garden that will happen on SVN West rooftop. This event will enable the attendees to interact with other Bitcoin enthusiast, investors, developers, or companies and have meaningful conversations over drinks, form important business relationships, or even pitch their ideas with like-minded individuals.
Although Bitcoin 2019 focuses on Bitcoin’s potential, it will also cover how Bitcoin can leverage the Lightning Network in order to make Bitcoin scalable for micropayments and enhance the adoption of Bitcoin in the real world.
Bitcoin Art Gallery
The technical progress of the attendees will not be the only areas covered by the conference; their creative side will also be catered for through visual art presentations from the industry’s most popular creators.
SVN West has an open floor space, a spacious mezzanine combined with an adjacent rooftop, which makes it the perfect location for the conference.